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Founded Year

1956

Stage

Acq - Fin - III | Alive

About Jameson

Jameson is a manufacturer and provider of quality tools and lighting solutions for professionals across industrial end markets worldwide. The company's line-up of high quality, professional-grade products are utilized in lighting applications, inside wiring, underground cabling and locating, aerial cabling, line clearance and tree trimming.

Jameson Headquarter Location

1451 Old North Main Street

Clover, South Carolina, 29710,

United States

800-346-1956

Latest Jameson News

Carousel Capital Exits Jameson

Feb 13, 2019

Leading Provider of Military Lighting Systems and Commercial Specialty Tools October 7, 2010 – Charlotte, North Carolina – Carousel Capital announced today that it has successfully exited its investment in Jameson, the market leading provider of ruggedized military expeditionary lighting systems and commercial specialty tools used in a variety of professional end markets. The company was acquired by Torch Hill Investment Partners, a Washington, D.C.-based private equity firm. Founded in 1956, Jameson is based in Clover, South Carolina. Carousel and management acquired the company in 2007. Jameson provides a broad portfolio of mission-critical electromagnetic interference (“EMI”) hardened fluorescent and light-emitting diode (“LED”) general and medical lighting solutions for use in a variety of military shelters and other field operations, including emergency response and homeland security applications. Jameson is also a market leader in providing a broad array of professional tools utilized in the telecommunications, arborist, utility, electrical distribution and retail markets. As demonstrated by its extensive patent portfolio, Jameson has built an unparalleled reputation as an innovator in providing specialized tools and equipment designed to stand up to the demands and harsh environments of professional end users in the field. Steve Hahn, President and CEO of Jameson, will continue to lead the management team of the company. “We are extremely happy with the partnership that we have enjoyed with Carousel Capital over the past few years”, said Hahn. “With their help, we were able to achieve excellent growth in the business and we continue to be excited about the future prospects for the company and our new relationship with Torch Hill”, he said. “We are thrilled with the outcome of this investment and thoroughly enjoyed our association with the team at Jameson,” said Jason Schmidly, Managing Partner of Carousel Capital. “During our ownership, the customer base expanded, the patent portfolio continued to grow and we acquired important LED based products to expand the lighting solutions business,” he said. “Steve Hahn and his management team continue to do an outstanding job building a broader global customer base for their products.”   Carousel initially funded the transaction with equity from its third investment fund, Carousel Capital Fund III. Sagent Advisors, Inc. served as financial advisor to Carousel Capital and the company on the transaction. K&L Gates LLP served as legal advisor on the transaction.

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Jameson Patents

Jameson has filed 13 patents.

The 3 most popular patent topics include:

  • Cooking appliances
  • Cooking techniques
  • Cookware and bakeware
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