70 Year Old Camera/Photo Business Has a New Owner!

VRG is pleased to announce the sale of a 70-year-old iconic business to new owners.  While for now, the sale details remain confidential, VRG facilitated the sale to a local, SDSU Film Studies graduate, who is looking forward to carrying on the decades-long tradition of excellent products and customer service.

We wish the retiring Sellers all the best in retirement, and the new owner much success.

Commercial Garage Door Company Sold to Multi-State Operator

Vanguard Resource Group is pleased to announce the sale of a San Diego based Commercial Door Company.  The company provides new installations, repairs, and maintenance of commercial roll-up doors, docks, and gates throughout San Diego, Orange, and Riverside Counties. The acquiring company is well established in the industry with branches in multiple states.  We wish the Sellers a wonderful retirement and the Buyers much success in their most recent acquisition!

Engineering Firm Purchased by Father and Son Team

Vanguard Resource Group is pleased to announce the sale of an established professional civil engineering firm located in coastal San Diego County. The owner of the firm wished to slow down and retire.  VRG, using its extensive advertising systems, located the buyer who owns a successful engineering firm in Mexico and wished to establish a presence in San Diego County. Additionally, the buyer’s Son is just graduating from a prominent engineering school and will be joining the newly acquired firm. Seems like a great fit, and we wish them much success in their new venture!

IT Managed Services Company Sold

Vanguard Resource Group assisted the retiring Seller of this San Diego-based Computer/IT/Managed Services provider in the sale of their decades-old company. VRG was pleased to obtain multiple offers on the business in just a few short weeks. The buyer, a very established Managed Services provider, will now be able to expand their business and offer an array of new services to the existing client base. We wish the Seller a happy retirement and hope that the Buyer has decades of success here in San Diego.

Camino Air Conditioning, Inc. acquires second HVAC Company

Vanguard Resource Group is pleased to announce the sale of n established HVAC contractor to Camino Air Conditioniong, Inc.  The acquisition further expands Camino’s reach within San Diego and allows the seller, an industry veteran,  to retire after decades in the industry. Best wishes to both the buyer and the seller!

Market Leading Marine Service Company Acquired by ValueStreet Equity

Vanguard Resource Group is pleased to announce the sale of a full-service marine services business to ValueStreet Equity Partners.  For confidentiality reasons, we cannot release the name of the acquired company or the size of the transaction.  This was ValueStreet Equity Partners second acquisition of 2020 and we wish them much success with the new company.

Nuyo Frozen Yogurt Franchise Acquired by Investor

Vanguard Resource Group is pleased to announce the sale of Nuyo Frozen Yogurt located in the Eastlake area of San Diego County. This location was acquired by two local physicians and we wish them much-continued success.

Ursack Bear Resistant Bags sold to MMI Textiles

San Diego, CA, United States– Vanguard Resource Group is pleased to announce the successful sale of a Ursack, a leading brand of bear-resistant food storage containers.  Ursack is a well-known manufacturer of specialty food containers known for their strength and lightweight—a key for serious campers and hikers.

Ken Oppeltz, Managing Principal of Vanguard Resource Group, stated “The key and also the challenge to making quality Ursacks was the ability to obtain a consistent supply of Kevlar and Spectra fabric. And that’s exactly why MMI Textiles was such a great buyer. They are second generation, family-owned, fabric company located in Ohio. They knew how to source fabric and also knew the best fabricators to get the product made to proper specifications.” Deal value was in the $1-5MM range.

IT Managed Services company sold to expanding OC company

San Diego, CA, United States-Vanguard Resource Group announces the sale of a 20-year established company specializing in computer repair, network design and installation, and managed services.  Headquartered in San Diego County. Ken Oppeltz, Managing Principal of Vanguard Resource Group stated “With the rise in IT companies offering monthly managed services, we had a substantial amount of interest in this company.  However, the buyer that proved the best fit was an Orange County-based IT company wishing to expand their operations into San Diego County.  We think this was truly a win-win deal for both buyer and seller.”  Deal Value was in the $300,000 to $600,000 range.

Specialty Cutting business sold to industry veteran

San Diego, CA, United States– Vanguard Resource Group is pleased to announce the successful sale of an established specialty waterjet and laser cutting business in San Diego, California.  This company was well equipped and provided close tolerance work for industrial and artistic clients.

“Because of the technical nature of the business, finding a buyer was a bit more complicated. But we identified a buyer with the necessary skill set, and in fact,, they had operated a similar company in Michigan,” stated Don DiSpaltro, Managing Principal of Vanguard Resource Group. Deal value for each store was in the $250-500k range