This fast-growing contractor specializes in large-scale telecommunications projects involving voice, data, wireless, audio and video. The Company’s capabilities include design-build Voice and Data Infrastructure, Fiber Optic Cabling, Telephone Systems, Wireless Networking, Distributed Antenna Systems, Closed Circuit TV, Security Systems and Outside Plant Infrastructure. The Company has 142 active projects valued at $60.8 million, including two contracts with the U.S. government valued at $10.9 million and $9.8 million, both at federal mission control centers. The Company is also working on contracts for projects at schools, courthouses, hospitals, transportation and other private and public infrastructures.
About 84% of revenue is derived from contracts with state, local and federal agencies and 16% is from contracts with private sector clients. As a telecommunications contractor that specializes in design-build and project management, the Company has a growing addressable market and has realized steady growth, yet has only begun to achieve its full market opportunity.
In business several decades, the Company is one of country’s premier providers of remote sensing and mapping services to public and private entities. Its full line of geospatial solutions and services includes aerial photography and LiDAR (Light Detection and Ranging) acquisition, ground control and survey, topographic (3D) mapping data, orthophotography, terrain models, and Geographic Information Systems solutions. All of these services are complemented with robust web-based services for the hosting and distribution of rich geospatial data.
The Company is a preferred vendor to federal clients such as the U.S. Department of Agriculture and the U.S. Geological Survey that need to map and measure the earth. Contracts with federal agencies account for about 65% of annual revenue. In addition, the Company serves engineers and land use planners in a number of important national and regional markets to provide base mapping data. Industries served include transportation, mining, utilities, oil and gas, agriculture, forestry, land management among others.
The Company also offers charter services for field trips, athletics, extracurricular activities and private bookings in a major urban market. Contract terms range from nine months to two years, and about half of these clients have been active for over 10 years. The Company owns and operates a fleet of 95 buses and uses real-time, state-of-the-art bus transportation software for operations and has GPS/telematics, cameras and safety systems on all its vehicles. The Company operates from two strategic locations comprised of offices, parking and garages totaling about 17,000 square feet on 2.5 acres.
The Company is able to secure premium pricing due to its outstanding track record serving customers. Management continues to focus on areas of rapid growth and high margins such as shuttle and charter services that are year-round business lines.
The Company is multi-discipline engineering firm serving blue-chip clients in diverse industries. Capabilities include electrical engineering solutions, mechanical engineering, structural, combustion systems, instrumentation, and custom panel design and fabrication. In addition, the Company is a leader in designing and engineering safe systems for a variety of applications. The Company serves about 100 active clients at any given point in time and maintains blanket purchase order contracts with most of its key clients that are renewed every three years.
There is an influx of business coming from the metals and energy industries, among others. Over 15 new employees were added recently to accommodate growing business volume. Adjusted EBITDA is forecast to more than double in 2018, as costs begin to stabilize and revenues rise 16.8% over 2017.
The Company sells over 1,000 sports nutrition-focused SKUs. Categories include fat loss, amino acids/BCAA, bars, cookies and snacks, pre-workout products and protein. The Company offers the lowest pricing among its peers which, combined with effective daily promotional strategies, resulted in over 19,000 new customers acquired in 12 months. The Company’s website sees about 20,000 visitors per day and generates 96% of sales, with the other 4% coming from eBay and Amazon. Customer acquisition cost is about $5, an amount recovered from the first sale – and many times over in subsequent purchases.
The Company promotes blowout sales of products that are short-dated and/or overstocked by manufacturers at an average discount of 50%, drawing more traffic to its website. Close geographical proximity to many of its customers and suppliers allows the Company to quickly buy and turn product and can list new or short-dated products well before other sites.
The Company’s revenues are derived from physical medicine, family practice and expert testimony. Each line of business cross-refers patients creating an end-to-end experience and one-stop shop for patients. The Company’s treatment and business model is based on close coordination among a group of medical professionals including physicians, chiropractors, physical therapists, massage therapists and physical therapy assistants. In addition, the Company operates a full-service pharmacy as well as a durable medical equipment department. The model ensures the delivery of high-quality medical care and also results in operational and billing efficiencies. In 2017, there were nearly 41,000 patient visits.
Near-term expansion opportunities include extending the portfolio of medical services, expanding Cash-based aesthetic procedures, opening new offices and rolling out off-site care programs. Competition is weak, as other providers specialize in only one or two of the domains covered by the Company. In general, competitors do not offer the same degree of comprehensive services, and hospital systems offer less personalized and often inferior patient care.
The Company has built a respected service-delivery ecosystem and a roster of marquis customers. In addition to storing and transporting sets for productions, the Company builds sets, props and stages, and delivers them anywhere they are needed. The top 10 customers have been active for an average of 10 years, and there is a well-diversified customer base with no concentration.
With decades of experience in the entertainment industry delivering time-sensitive projects within high-pressure environments, the Company is able to retain repeat customers such as Disney, NBC Universal, ABC, Nickelodeon and Activision. Management believes there is no trucking or storage company that has the size, ability or capacity to accommodate the size and sheer volume of projects that the Company regularly handles.
The Company has only begun to realize its potential to become the dominant player in a growing industry. By leveraging its unique set of capabilities in producing and managing large amounts of theatrical assets, the Company could increase its reach geographically as well as into gaming, theme parks and corporate TV and commercials.
One of North America’s premier outdoor furniture brands, the Company designs and manufactures a recognized line of outdoor furniture and accessories. Products are sold through over 530 stores worldwide and on certain websites. The Company is forecasted to grow at a CAGR of 46.8% and outperforms competitors on pricing for high-quality products while delivering superior value to customers and consumers.
The Company owns several proprietary designs and processes and has achieved a high level of operational efficiency by investing in automation and limiting its product line. Virtually all raw materials come from the Company’s own waste, post-industrial waste, and wide-spec and off-spec resins supplied by resin producers. The owner is willing to stay post-transaction to assist with building a new facility to accommodate significant expansion and will work with a new owner on business development.
The Company’s cloud-based platform is used for Client Reporting and Sales Enablement to automate the creation of a powerful data-driven sales experience: client, investor, and other mission-critical presentations, reports, and collateral. The most popular uses cases include investment reviews, pitchbooks, and fact sheets for the investment management industry. The platform’s technology supports automation of PowerPoint, Word, Excel, PDF, with data connections to modern REST/JSON APIs, XML Web Services, SQL, Salesforce.com, SharePoint, and also empowers users to build their own data connectors.
The Company is in the process of adding new clients and converting existing clients to its next generation platform at higher profit margins. As a result, revenues and profits are expected to increase dramatically as the roll out progresses. In 2018, management projects revenue will grow 22.3% over 2017 and EBITDA will rise 72.6%.
The Company an award-winning flooring installer specializing in artistically created terrazzo, decorative concrete surfaces and Jewel Krete flooring. The Company’s work is installed in major airports, museums, cruise terminals, hotels, national chain retail stores and other commercial and government establishments, as well as upscale residential properties. Each original installation is the highest quality known in the industry. Working with licensed designs, the Company vividly renders them in terrazzo or other highly decorative flooring surfaces. Clients include some of the world’s leading architectural firms and general construction companies, as well as direct clients. In 2017, the Company entered a $7 million contract with a major global IT company to install flooring in a number of its new locations.