Incline Equity Partners (“Incline”), a Pittsburgh-based lower middle-market private equity firm, is pleased to announce that its portfolio company, Premium Franchise Brands (“PFB”), has changed its name to LYNX Franchising (“LYNX” or the “Company”).
LYNX (previously PFB), recently expanded its brand portfolio with the addition of virtual office franchisor Intelligent Office, joining commercial cleaning franchisor JAN-PRO Franchising International. Introducing the LYNX name signifies new momentum and reflects the Company’s core focus on providing a strong and agile network that supports an impressive collection of franchise brands that are linked together in their ability to achieve shared success.
LYNX is dedicated to growing its brand offerings by adding additional franchised commercial services.
About Incline Equity Partners:
Incline Equity Partners, headquartered in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, is a private investment firm focused on making investments in lower middle-market growth companies. We are generally seeking companies with enterprise values of $25MM to $300MM across a variety of industry sectors including specialized light manufacturing, value-added distribution, and business services. Our typical investment types are ownership transitions for privately held businesses, buyouts, corporate divestitures, and minority recapitalizations within the U.S. and Canada.
Incline Management, L.P. (“IMLP”) is registered with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission as an investment adviser under the U.S. Investment Advisers Act of 1940, as amended. Registration as an investment adviser does not imply a certain level of skill or training. IMLP provides investment advisory services only to privately offered funds. IMLP does not solicit or make its services available to the public or other advisory clients. This press release is intended solely to provide information regarding Incline’s potential capabilities for prospective portfolio companies, and is not an offer to sell to any person, or a solicitation from any person of an offer to buy, any securities. The statements contained herein are not statements of any IMLP client fund or investor and do not describe any experience with or endorsement of IMLP as an investment adviser by any such client or investor.