Diversified’s Acquisition of HB Communications

Davis Polk advised Tailwind Capital and its portfolio company, One Diversified, LLC (together with its affiliates, “Diversified”), on the deal

Diversified executed its acquisition of HB Communications, Inc. 

Tailwind Capital is a middle-market private equity firm investing in growth-oriented companies in targeted sectors within the healthcare, business services and industrial services industries.

Diversified is a leading provider of media technology design, consulting, engineering and managed services to Fortune 500 corporate customers, educational institutions, broadcast facilities and large scale performance venues.

HB Communications assists companies in the integration of audiovisual technologies, including video conferencing system design.

The Davis Polk corporate team included partner Evan Rosen (Picture) and associates Molly I. Manning, Heather Weigel and Ben Montgomery. The finance team included partner J.W. Perry and counsel Robert F. Smith. The executive compensation team included partner Veronica M. Wissel and associate Tessa Patti. Partner Ethan R. Goldman provided tax advice.

Involved fees earner: Ethan Goldman – Davis Polk & Wardwell; Molly Manning – Davis Polk & Wardwell; Ben Montgomery – Davis Polk & Wardwell; Tessa Patti – Davis Polk & Wardwell; John Perry – Davis Polk & Wardwell; Evan Rosen – Davis Polk & Wardwell; Robert Smith – Davis Polk & Wardwell; Heather Weigel – Davis Polk & Wardwell; Veronica Wissel – Davis Polk & Wardwell;

Law Firms: Davis Polk & Wardwell;

Clients: Diversified; Tailwind Capital;

Martina Bellini

Author: Martina Bellini