HPI

Health Providers

Business Description

Health Providers, Inc. (HPI) was the nation’s leading provider of “traveling” physical therapists, occupational therapists and speech pathologists to long-term care, rehabilitation, and acute care providers.

Background

To capitalize on industry consolidation in the midst of a continuing shortage of therapists, HPI sought a strategic buyer to unlock shareholder value.

Solution

HPI was sold to ReLife, Inc. (NASD:RELF), a leading provider of rehabilitation services to patients throughout the eastern U.S. A principal of Carter Morse & Mathias served as HPI’s exclusive financial advisor in the transaction.

 

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Press Releases

CMM's 2017 Mid-Year Review

August 2017

We are happy to highlight some of our notable achievements during the first six months of 2017 and share with you a few updates at Carter Morse & Mathias.  We continue to see strong activity and valuations in the middle market, driven by dynamic private equity markets, readily available credit markets, ample cash from strategic buyers and a surging public stock market. It continues to be a 'sellers' market' with robust valuations and more flexible terms. Although we don't see any immediate material risks to this frothy market, we are confident that it cannot last much longer. If you are contemplating a transaction in the next few years, we encourage you to consider it sooner rather than later.

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The Buyer’s Advantage - How Business Owners Can Level the Playing Field

July 2017

You’ve built a great company. Your determination and perseverance have earned you happy customers, loyal employees, and even the support of your bank. The top line continues to grow nicely and the bottom line is well into the black. From product development to customer service, you and your team have demonstrated impressive business skills.  But when it’s time for that once-in-a-lifetime event, the sale of your business, you will face an experienced private equity firm or strategic corporate buyer for whom this is just another transaction. The playing field is not level.

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CMM Advises SavATree on Strategic Investment

July 2017

Carter Morse & Mathias ("CMM") is pleased to announce that it served as the exclusive financial advisor to SavATree in its sale of a majority interest to an affiliate of the New York-based private equity firm CI Capital Partners. SavATree is a leading provider of tree, shrub and lawn care services headquartered in Bedford Hills, New York. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed.

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