April 6, 2017
SAN BERNARDINO, CA – Montage Partners, a Scottsdale, Arizona-based private equity firm, is pleased to announce its investment in Southwest Data Products (“SWDP” or the “Company”), a leading manufacturer of branded cabinets, racks, aisle containment systems, cages and cable management structures used in data centers to house and protect computer networking equipment, in partnership with the Company’s founder and CEO, Martin Ament.
Founded in 1986 and headquartered in San Bernardino, California, SWDP serves many of the world’s largest and most innovative companies in technology, cloud services and colocation. The Company prides itself on its differentiated focus on offering the highest quality custom-manufactured products and speed of production and delivery. Through end-to-end control over its manufacturing process, SWDP outperforms other providers on structural integrity, aesthetics and speed of delivery.
Montage Partners is proud to partner with Martin and the entire SWDP team to further accelerate the Company’s growth initiatives and to build on the Company’s track record of success.
Montage Partners was advised by Business Ownership Strategies, LLC, Asenti Diligence Partners and the law firms Brier, Irish, Hubbard & Erhart, PLC and Osborn Maledon, P.A.
About Montage Partners
Founded in 2004 and located in Scottsdale, Arizona, Montage Partners is a private equity firm that invests in established companies in the western U.S. with EBITDA between $1 million and $5 million. Above all other investment criteria, Montage Partners invests in exceptional people. Montage Partners provides liquidity to those who have spent years of their life building great companies, Montage Partners protects those companies through a transition of ownership and Montage Partners supports the next generation of a company’s leadership in executing on growth initiatives. For more information, please visit www.montagepartners.com.