J.W. Childs


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John W. Childs
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    "Greed over People"

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    I worked at J.W. Childs full-time


    Provided an infusion of "cash" leveraging 40 years of talent required to build, sustain and propel an enterprise to the next level of performance in a highly fragmented industry.


    "NO" business knowledge, poor judgement, lack of trust, blind to internal operators expertise and wisdom (JW Childs internal operations experts that is in particular AB).

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    Its time to sell, you've worn out your welcome!!!

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Website www.jwchilds.com
Headquarters Boston, MA
Size 5000+ Employees
Founded Unknown
Type Company - Private
Industry Finance
Revenue Unknown / Non-Applicable per year

J.W. Childs Associates (JWC) makes private equity investment look like mere child's play. The firm, created by four former Thomas H. Lee partners, participates in friendly leveraged buyouts (LBOs) and recapitalizations of middle-market companies with strong brands and prospects for growth. Founded in 1995, it focuses on the consumer products, specialty retail, asset management, and health care sectors. JWC's portfolio includes about a dozen firms, including CHG Healthcare Services, NutraSweet, Mattress Firm, Sunny Delight Beverages, specialty retailer Brookstone, and... More

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