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Generational Equity Announces the Acquisition of Big Horn Corporation by American General Tool Group

By Generational Equity

Sep 15, 2015, 04:00 et


Generational Equity, a leading mergers and acquisitions advisor for privately-held, middle-market businesses, is pleased to announce the acquisition of its client, Big Horn Corporation (Big Horn), headquartered in Denison, Texas, by American General Tool Group (American General), headquartered in Vista, California. The acquisition closed on September 4, 2015.

Established in 1986, Big Horn is a wholesale distributor of small woodworking tools and accessories to specialty furniture manufacturing, architectural woodwork, craft, and other custom woodworking industries. To learn more, visit

Managing Director Michael Goss and Vice President Julie Sandoval led the Generational Equity deal team that advised Big Horn on the transaction. 

Sandoval stated, "It was a pleasure working with the owners of Big Horn and their well-established company."

American General manufactures and distributes pneumatic and power tools, woodworking machinery, aftermarket pneumatic and electrical spare parts and tool accessories for the construction and woodworking trades.

The Company's markets include construction material supply for retail and tool repair shops that service pneumatic and electrical tools used by roofers, framers and finisher trades. To learn more, visit  

About Generational Equity

Generational Equity provides mergers, acquisitions, strategic growth advisory services, and information for privately held and family-owned businesses to exit their companies successfully.

Generational Equity uses a four-phase approach that includes education, financial analysis and reporting, sales documentation and deal-making ability to offer business owners an unparalleled level of commitment and experience, all focused on helping to release the generational equity and wealth in every business. 

Generational Equity is headquartered in Dallas, TX, has more than 200 professionals in North America, and was recently recognized by the M&A Advisor as the Valuation Firm of the Year.

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