Tom Gores News, Articles, and Updates

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Joe D: New Owner ‘Absolutely Great’

February 22, 2012

NBA.com reports on Joe Dumars' positive attitude about the Pistons' new ownership and Tom Gores' approach to rebuilding the team.
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Platinum Equity Company Schutt Sports Becomes First Million-Dollar Corporate Sponsor of Elite Football League of India

January 4, 2012

Platinum Equity portfolio company, Schutt Sports, maker of American-style football helmets and face guards, has become the first million-dollar
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Platinum Equity Company Ryerson Announces New Long Products Service Center in Houston

November 30, 2011

Ryerson, a Platinum Equity portfolio company and Chicago-based metals distributor and processor, is opening a new service center in Northwest Houston.
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Forbes Largest Private Companies in America:
Platinum Equity #23

November 16, 2011

For the twelfth consecutive year, Platinum Equity was ranked by Forbes among America's Largest Private Companies, listed at #23 in 2011.
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“Seats for Soldiers” Free Ticket Offer Continues

November 11, 2011

Palace Sports & Entertainment (PS&E), a Platinum Equity portfolio company, continues its support for the United States Armed Forces with
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Platinum Equity Company Quark Special Upgrade Program Benefits Owners of Early Versions

October 12, 2011

Quark has created a special upgrade program making the latest version of QuarkXPress available at a discount to all owners of previous versions
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FILED UNDER: Articles, Dealmaking

Forbes “In My Own Words”: Tom Gores on Buying The Detroit Pistons

September 21, 2011

Others saw a city in decline, a sport at the crossroads. I saw undervalued assets that my hometown needs.
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Platinum Equity Company Contego Packaging Group Invests in New Portsmouth Facility

September 9, 2011

Contego Packaging Group, a Platinum Equity portfolio company and a pan-European supplier of cartons, leaflets, labels, and foil for the food,
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Tom Gores on Balancing Family, Business, and the Detroit Pistons

August 1, 2011

An exclusive interview with CSQ Magazine for its Summer 2011 issue
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NBA’s David Stern Describes Tom Gores as ‘Gung-Ho’

April 15, 2011

After the two-day NBA owners' meeting in New York, NBA commissioner David Stern made a few remarks to the media about Tom Gores, the presumptive
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