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Diversified Machine Announces New Leadership

June 8, 2012

Wixom, MI – Diversified Machine Inc. (DMI), a vertically-integrated supplier of fully engineered chassis and powertrain components and modules
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Platinum Equity Completes Acquisition of DMS Health Technologies

March 1, 2012

Platinum Equity announced today that it has completed the acquisition of DMS Health Technologies from Otter Tail Corporation. DMS Health
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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 Truesense Imaging Announces New Name as an Independent Operation

February 7, 2012

Truesense Imaging, formerly Image Sensor Solutions (ISS) division of Eastman Kodak Company, was acquired by Platinum Equity in November of 2011,
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Platinum Equity to Acquire DMS Health Care Technologies

February 6, 2012

Platinum Equity will be acquiring DMS Health Technologies, a company with a great reputation in regards to medical diagnostic imaging solutions,
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Platinum Equity Completes Sale of 3B

February 1, 2012

Platinum Equity has completed the sale of another of its portfolio companies, 3B - The Fiberglass Company. Platinum purchased 3B from Owens
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Platinum Equity Sells Canvas Systems to Avnet

January 31, 2012

Platinum Equity has completed sale of Canvas Systems, an independent supplier of IT hardware and services. Canvas was a Platinum portfolio
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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 Schutt Sports Features New Youth Helmet Designs, Provides Education at Pop Warner Super Bowl

December 5, 2011

Youth football players across the country are receiving NFL-level protection during this week’s Pop Warner Super Bowl games at the ESPN Wide
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Platinum Equity Completes Sale of The San Diego Union-Tribune

December 5, 2011

Platinum Equity announced today it has completed the sale of The San Diego Union-Tribune to MLIM LLC, owned by San Diego entrepreneur Doug Manchester.
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