Generational Equity Announces the Acquisition of Pro Nine Sports, Inc., by a Private Investor

By Generational Equity


Generational Equity, a leading mergers and acquisitions advisor for privately-held, middle-market businesses, is pleased to announce the acquisition of its client Pro Nine Sports, Inc., headquartered in Garden Grove, California, by a Private Investor.  The acquisition closed on October 1, 2014.

Founded in 2001, the Company is a wholesaler of high-performance baseball and softball sporting goods including balls, helmets, catcher’s gear, bats, and field equipment.

The Company designs and contract manufactures (in China) its own line of baseballs and softballs, and private labels most other gear. Pro Nine is the 4th largest producer of baseballs in the US behind Rawlings, Wilson, and Diamond. To learn more about the Company, visit:

Managing Director Stephen Crisham, alongside his Vice President Mike Meredith, and affiliate Cole Preston, led the Generational Equity deal team that advised Pro Nine Sports, Inc., on the transaction.

Cole states, “The consumer and sporting goods products background and expertise of the buyer make this a tremendous fit and creates an opportunity for significant growth and success.”

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.

The M&A Advisor named the company Investment Banking Firm of the Year three years in a row, Valuation Firm of the Year in 2020, and North American Investment Bank of the Year in 2022 as well as Consulting Firm of the Year. For more information, visit