CenterGate Capital Acquires TSC Apparel

An affilliate of private-equity firm CenterGate Capital, Austin, Texas, recently made an investment in TSC Apparel, Cincinnati. A national B2B distributor of imprintable activewear and accessories, TSC Apparel stocks and sources thousands of styles of T-shirts, fleece, headwear, sport shirts and outerwear. Bob Winget, its president, will continue to lead the company and serve on its […]

Kroger signs big deal to buy cutting-edge exit signs from Cincinnati startup

A Cincinnati startup has landed a huge contract with Kroger Co., the nation’s largest operator of traditional supermarkets, to buy its cutting-edge photoluminescent exit signs. MN8, founded by firefighter Zachary Green in 2010, will provide its glow-in-the-dark exit signs at all of Kroger’s new and renovated supermarkets. Eventually, Kroger will install the LumAware exit signs in all […]

EXCLUSIVE: Cincinnati basketball family buys Chevrolet dealership

A Cincinnati family steeped both in local college hoops and vehicle sales has purchased a dealership to call its own. Mike Kelsey was born into the car business. His grandfather sold Mercuries and Lincolns in the 1950s, and his father worked for Jake Sweeney. Kelsey himself sold his first car after graduating from high school and was […]