WESLACO, TEXAS – Seale & Associates, Inc. announced that it acted as exclusive financial advisor to Tan US Group, Inc. (d.b.a. Woodcrafters) on the recapitalization of the business with Brookstone Partners, a private equity firm based in New York. Specific terms of the transaction were not disclosed.

Woodcrafters is an international manufacturer of home furniture products. The Company was established at a single location in Texas in 1983 with 20 employees and has grown over time to a multinational organization with 1,500 employees in six manufacturing locations. The Company’s core product lines include bathroom vanities, cultured marble, solid surface vanity tops, medicine cabinets, bath storage cabinets, and a variety of home and office storage products. Products are sold through large home improvement centers.

Brookstone Partners is a private equity firm that seeks to acquire companies or invest in growth equity situations in the middle market. Brookstone Partners are transformational investors who seek to invest in and partner with talented management teams to create long-term value for all stakeholders. The firm’s principals have created significant value in a wide variety of both private and public enterprises and have returned in excess of $1.25 billion to their partners and investors since 1996.

Seale & Associates, Inc., headquartered in Arlington, Virginia, is a global investment banking firm with extensive experience in mergers and acquisitions, corporate finance advisory, and enterprise level strategy consulting. Our professionals are trusted advisors maintaining a high level of quality and integrity while presenting innovative ideas and solutions to address our clients’ most complex dealings. Seale Capital, Inc., an affiliate of Seale & Associates, Inc., is a registered broker dealer and member of FINRA and SIPC. All securities related transactions are cleared through Seale Capital, Inc. For more information please visit www.sealeassociates.com.