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Video: New Pistons Owner Tom Gores Talks to Media

April 12, 2011

Tom Gores attended the Detroit Pistons' final home game of the season, against the Cleveland Cavaliers at The Palace in Detroit. Speaking with
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Video: Tom Gores Visits
The Palace for Pistons Home Finale

April 11, 2011

Detroit ABC affiliate coverage of Tom Gores at the Detroit Pistons home finale, against the Cleveland Cavaliers at The Palace.
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Tom Gores on Forbes 2011 List of Richest Americans

March 11, 2011

Forbes: Noting that he is currently in the field of potential buyers for the NBA’s Detroit Pistons, Forbes named Tom Gores, founder and CEO
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San Diego Union-Tribune Mission Valley Makeover

March 5, 2011

SD Metro Magazine features The San Diego Union-Tribune on its March, 2011 cover, highlighting the venerable newspaper’s new life since
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Schutt Sports: Business Booming for Once-Troubled Company

February 22, 2011

Since being acquired by Platinum Equity, business at Schutt Sports is booming. Acquired by Platinum Equity out of a lengthy and troubling
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Platinum Equity Company Schutt Sports Gets Boost

February 11, 2011

Schutt Sports, now part of the Platinum Equity portfolio, is reported by the St. Louis Post Dispatch to be poised to regain its footing after a
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Renewable Energy Device Supplier KEMET is Back

December 10, 2010

E•Boom Finance coverage of the role Platinum Equity played in the survival and long-term fitness of capacitor manufacturer KEMET. A global
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FILED UNDER: Acquisitions, Articles

Haute 100 Los Angeles Update: Tom Gores

September 10, 2010

The Haute 100 list from Haute Living details the accomplishments of the most influential people in each of its markets. With the Platinum Equity
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The PE Fantasy Draft

September 7, 2010

Recognizing that he'd probably be better off picking a fantasy private equity team, Mergers & Acquisitions editor Ken MacFayden introduces
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Tom Gores Named M&A Pro of the Year

April 14, 2010

In an April, 2010 article, Mergers & Acquisitions magazine named Tom Gores its M&A Pro of the Year. Citing his ability to see value where
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