Ahern & Associates Selected by Linx Partners, LLC to Perform Transportation Company Acquisition Search

Trucking and logistics company acquisition specialists, Ahern & Associates, Ltd., engaged by New York and Atlanta based, Linx Partners, LLC to locate niche transportation acquisition target.

Phoenix, AZ, May 12, 2010 --(PR.com)-- Private equity investment firm, Linx Partners, LLC has retained the services of Andy Ahern of Ahern & Associates to perform an acquisition search for a regional transportation or logistics company which would markedly benefit from Linx Partners’ progressive growth strategies.

Linx Partners looks to add to their current portfolio of select transportation and logistics companies by acquiring an eastern U.S. based transportation company with annual revenues up to $100MM.

Ahern & Associates is the nation’s leading trucking and logistics management consulting firm with unmatched expertise in the areas of transportation mergers, acquisitions, divestitures and profitability analysis. Andy Ahern, CEO of Ahern & Associates plans to use his broad reach within the overall transportation industry to match potential acquisition targets to Linx’s criteria. Ahern explains, “Our firm has had our finger on the pulse of the transportation industry for over 20 years and we’ll use the full scope of our resources to quickly and efficiently identify targets that meets Linx’s standards.”

Mark Niznik, Principal at Linx Partners, LLC explains why they selected Ahern & Associates to aid them in their search: “We wanted to partner with Andy Ahern and his firm given their unique expertise in finding niche opportunities within the transportation and logistics arena.”

About Linx Partners, LLC:
The companies in Linx Partners' portfolio include transportation and logistics, energy, building products and metal and specialty equipment distribution companies. They operate and have main or regional offices in the Southeastern and Midwestern United States. All show solid growth potential and can benefit from the strategic, operational, and financial skills of the Linx Partners managing directors. Additional information can be found at http://www.LinxPartners.com

About Ahern & Associates, Ltd.:
Ahern and Associates is North America’s leading trucking and transportation management consulting firm. The skilled consultants at Ahern and Associates specialize in mergers and acquisitions of trucking and logistics companies as well as the restructuring and evaluation of existing carriers that seek to increase operating efficiency and improve profitability. Since 1987, Ahern and Associates has aided hundreds of buyers in the acquisition of trucking and logistics companies throughout the U.S. and Canada as well as assisting many transportation and logistics companies in reducing their overall operating costs and increasing their profitability. For more information, please call 602-242-1030 or visit http://www.Ahern-Ltd.com

Business contact:
A.W. Ahern

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