Generational Capital Markets Advises AMS Environmental in Sale to Pine Lake Partners

By Generational Group


Generational Capital Markets, Inc., Member FINRA/SIPC and a leading mergers and acquisitions advisor for privately held businesses, is pleased to announce the sale of its client, AMS Environmental Inc., to Pine Lake Partners LLC. The acquisition closed July 31, 2018.

AMS Environmental, based in the Chicago area, is a commercial and industrial waste management solutions provider with a concentration in recycling, disposal, resale and industrial services. The company focuses on determining the most environmentally sound solutions for managing process waste, and arranges every aspect of waste disposal for small and large customers. AMS serves a wide variety of industries, including chemical manufacturing, coatings and applications, metal manufacturing, packaging, printing and ink manufacturing, and others.

Pine Lake Partners is run by an executive with an extensive background in the waste management industry.

Generational Capital Markets Managing Director Phil Pizzurro, with support from VP Mark Galovic, successfully closed the deal.

"AMS is an exceptionally run business that has produced long-term, sustainable value to stakeholders over the past 25 years," said Pizzurro.

"Partnering with Pine Lake Partners will position the company for accelerated growth creating incremental opportunities for employees and customers."

About Generational Capital, LLC

Generational Capital, LLC, is a Dallas, Texas-based merger and acquisition advisory firm. Generational Capital wholly owns Generational Capital Markets, Inc., Member FINRA/SIPC. More information can be found at

Generational Capital and Generational Capital Markets are part of the Generational Group and are affiliated with Generational Equity, LLC, which The M&A Advisor named Investment Banking Firm of the Year in 2016 and 2017.

GCM's most recent awards include The M&A Advisor's 2018 International Deal of the Year Awards in the professional services, corporate/strategic and private equity categories.

About Generational

Headquartered in Dallas, Generational is one of the leading M&A advisory firms in North America.

With more than 350 professionals located throughout 17 offices in North America, the companies help business owners release the wealth of their business by providing growth consulting, merger, acquisition, and wealth management services. Their six-step approach features strategic and tactical growth consulting, exit planning education, business valuation, value enhancement strategies, M&A transactional services, and wealth management.

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