Rockville, MD, July 26, 2004/PRNewswire/ -- Aronson Capital Partners, LLC, (ACP) merger and acquisition advisors to the defense and government services industry, announced today that it served as the exclusive advisor to Simulation Technologies, Inc. (STI) in it’s sale to Anteon International Corporation (NYSE:ANT). ACP structured and negotiated this transaction on behalf of STI.
“This transaction reflects the interest of larger, strategic buyers such as Anteon in smaller companies that are well positioned in the national defense market. STI’s strong capabilities in modeling and simulation for the Department of Defense make for a very attractive acquisition candidate” commented John Saunders, ACP Managing Partner.
With an exclusive focus on the government contracting industry, Aronson Capital Partners is one of the most active advisors in this market sector. This sale marks the fourth transaction completed by ACP in 2004 and the firm has several transactions in process.
Aronson Capital Partners, LLC (“ACP”) is a leading provider of M&A advisory services to privately held companies in the federal sector. With more than 60 years of combined industry experience, the principals of ACP have a proven track record of completing successful transactions with middle-market companies. Securities transactions are executed by Aronson Capital Advisors, LLC (member NASD-SIPC) an affiliate of ACP.
Based in San Antonio, Texas, STI is a leading provider of modeling, simulation and training for the Department of Defense. Founded in 1988, the company has over 170 employees located throughout the United States.