Patriot is pleased to announce a subordinated debt and equity investment in Advantage Engineers, LLC (“Advantage”), alongside management and First Capital Partners.
Founded in 2001 and based in Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania, Advantage provides specialized telecommunications, environmental and geotechnical engineering and consulting services for various end markets. Services offered include, but are not limited to, telecom site acquisition and engineering, laboratory and material testing, design and construction phase investigations and site assessments. Led by the Company’s CEO, Ed Balsavage, and COO, John McGrath, the firm is comprised of high-caliber technical professionals including engineers, geologists, scientists, construction managers, site acquisition specialists and technicians.
In conjunction with the transaction, the senior executive team at Advantage was seeking a capital partner to support its continued and accelerated growth both through acquisition as well as through de novo office and new market development. Attractive acquisition opportunities include those that would broaden Advantage’s service offering, to both existing and new customers.