Press Release

Signature Glass, Inc. is acquired by Binswanger Glass

AUSTIN, Texas, October 8, 2015 –Signature Glass, Inc. ("Signature Glass"), a contract glazing business in Houston, TX has been acquired by Binswanger Glass. Signature Glass is a leading commercial glazing contractor in the Houston metropolitan area with focused expertise in curtain wall and window wall systems, storefront and entrance systems, and in-house fabrication of aluminum framing systems. John Fincher with Corporate Investment faciltiated the transaction and advised Mike and Sandy Skobla, the owners of Signature Glass.

“Signature Glass was an excellent acquisition target for Binswanger Glass," stated John Fincher, Senior Associate of Corporate Investment. "Binswanger Glass can now build on the great reputation Signature Glass has earned in the Houston area. Corporate Investment was pleased to represent Mike and Sandy Skobla in this transaction.”

Signature Glass has been in operation since 1999, when it was founded by Mike and Sandy Skobla. The Skoblas built the business by consistently exceeding expectations of both general contractors and business owners on construction projects ranging from storefronts to mid-rise commercial and institutional buildings.

"Being a part of the Binswanger Glass family is the right fit for our company, our customers, and our employees," said Mike Skobla, President of Signature Glass Holdings, LLC, the newly-formed subsidiary of Binswanger. "We have developed great relationships with general contractors and business owners within the Houston area, and now being a part of an organization with a contract glazing presence throughout all of Texas and 14 other states will allow us to continue to grow profitably."

Signature Glass will continue to operate under the Signature Glass name as a division of Binswanger Glass.

"We are privileged to partner with Mike and Sandy Skobla and all of Signature Glass's employees to continue providing excellent glazing service to customers throughout the Houston metropolitan area," stated Tim Curran, CEO and President of Memphis, TN-based Binswanger Glass. "This acquisition is representative of the strategic growth plan for Binswanger Glass, which comprises bolstering our presence in growing markets such as Houston, expanding into new geographies outside of our current footprint, and partnering with strong operators that have built a dependable team of glaziers."

Binswanger Glass is the largest full-service designer, retailer, and installer of architectural glass and aluminum products within the construction, residential, and automotive markets in the United States. Binswanger Glass is an affiliate of Boulder, Colorado-based private equity firm Grey Mountain Partners.

About Corporate Investment
Corporate Investment, founded in 1984, is a leading merger & acquisition firm based in Austin, Texas, representing companies throughout Texas. John Fincher and Philip Wilhite with Corporate Investment advised the seller and facilitated the transaction. Corporate Investment has completed multiple transactions in this sector.