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If Your Name Is Josh Cohen, You Probably Think 'The Other Josh Cohen' Is About You

A group of men all named Josh Cohen went to a new off-Broadway musical The Other Josh Cohen. It's a common Jewish name. One of them thought the show was about him, for good reason.(Image credit: Kena Betancur/AFP/Getty Images)
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What Happens When The Josh Cohen Club Goes To See 'The Other Josh Cohen'

A group of men all named Josh Cohen went to a new off-Broadway musical The Other Josh Cohen. It's a common Jewish name. One of them thought the show was about him, for good reason.(Image credit: Kena Betancur/AFP/Getty Images)
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Golden Gate buys early education franchise The Learning Experience

Golden Gate Capital has acquired Deerfield Beach, Florida-based The Learning Experience, an early education franchise. No financial terms were disclosed. Harris Williams & Co was financial adviser to The Learning Experience. PRESS RELEASE SAN FRANCISCO & DEERFIELD BEACH, Fla.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Golden Gate Capital (“Golden Gate”), a leading private equity investment firm, today announced that it has acquired The Learning Experience, one of the nation’s largest and fastest-growing academies of early...
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Mavis Discount Tire and PE-backed Express Oil Change & Tire Engineers to merge

Millwood, New York-based Mavis Discount Tire, a tire and service provider and Birmingham, Alabama-based Express Oil Change & Tire Engineers, a provider of car care solutions, have agreed to merge. ONCAP, Onex Corp‘s middle-market private equity platform, is selling its stake in Mavis to Golden Gate Capital, which owns Express Oil Change & Tire Engineers. No financial terms were disclosed. The deal is expected to close in the first half of this year. Jefferies is serving as financial adviser to M...
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Florida shooting: Troubled former student kills 17 in Parkland school massacre

17 people killed in rampage at Florida high school Gunman 'wore gas mask' and used an AR-15 assault rifle Suspect had been expelled for disciplinary reasons Shooting is 18th in a US school this year so far Suspect Nikolas Cruz  'had been flagged as a threat' and 'was crazy about guns' 'The new normal': With a school shooting every 60 hours, US accepts grim reality​ A former student at a Florida high school returned to his campus with deadly intent on Wedne...
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Taking a Crack at Neoliberalism

Here is the back story for my new piece “Rescuing Economics from Neoliberalism,” just out in the Boston Review. I have never been a fan of the term “neoliberal.” It has never been quite clear what it means. Nor is it obvious who today’s neoliberals are. Thatcher, Reagan, Pinochet in their day, yes. But today? Nevertheless, the term is widely used by its many critics to condemn in quite broad brush terms a certain way of thinking of the role of the market in society. There are more careful exeges...
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How 3 New Trends will Change the Way You Approach Franchising

Some of America’s most successful and culturally significant businesses are franchises. The business model has long been one of the most efficient at delivering quality service throughout a distributed organization. But franchises have had ups and downs and are always competing with the newest disruptive business model to come along. Today, however, is a good time to be in franchising for a few good reasons. Apart from a generally up economy, strong consumer spending, and easy access to financi...
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Carousel Capital sells Express Oil to Golden Gate Capital

Golden Gate Capital has acquired Birmingham, Alabama-based Express Oil Change & Tire Engineers, an operator of automotive service centers. The seller was Carousel Capital. No financial terms were disclosed. Harris Williams & Co. served as financial adviser to Express Oil and Carousel Capital. PRESS RELEASE SAN FRANCISCO, CA and BIRMINGHAM, AL – June 15, 2017 – Golden Gate Capital (“GGC”), a leading private equity investment firm, today announced that it has acquired Express Oil Change & Tire Eng...
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Carousel Capital sells Express Oil to Golden Gate Ccapital

Golden Gate Capital has acquired Birmingham, Alabama-based Express Oil Change & Tire Engineers, an operator of automotive service centers. The seller was Carousel Capital. No financial terms were disclosed. Harris Williams & Co. served as financial adviser to Express Oil and Carousel Capital. PRESS RELEASE SAN FRANCISCO, CA and BIRMINGHAM, AL – June 15, 2017 – Golden Gate Capital (“GGC”), a leading private equity investment firm, today announced that it has acquired Express Oil Change & Tire Eng...
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Golden Gate completes Bob Evans acquisition

Golden Gate Capital has closed its previously announced acquisition of Bob Evans Restaurants, a Columbus, Ohio-based restaurant chain. No financial terms were disclosed; however, previous reports tagged the price of the transaction at $565 million. PRESS RELEASE NEW ALBANY, OH – May 1, 2017 – Bob Evans Restaurants (“Bob Evans” or “the Company”) today announced the successful completion of the Company’s previously announced acquisition by an affiliate of Golden Gate Capital from Bob Evans Farms, ...
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