Generational Equity Announces the Acquisition of Professional Machine, Inc., by ARCH Global Precision, a Portfolio Company of Strength Capital Partners

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, Professional Machine, Inc., headquartered in Bellingham, Massachusetts, by ARCH Global Precision, headquartered in Livonia, Michigan. The acquisition closed on October 31, 2014.

Professional Machine (Promach) is a manufacturer of precision machined components for a diverse set of industries, including oil & gas, medical, dental, aerospace and residential and commercial construction. To learn more, visit

Joe Kauker, President of Promach, commented “We are pleased to announce the sale of Professional Machine to ARCH Global Precision. In choosing an acquirer to sell the company to, it was important for us to identify a buyer that was committed to the continued growth of Professional Machine. 

“Given the track record and reputation of ARCH Global Precision, we are confident that ARCH is an ideal partner to help take Promach to the next level.” 

Mr. Kauker will remain with the company in his current role as President to ensure the successful integration and growth of the business under ARCH’s ownership.

Managing Director Doug Smith and his team, including affiliate Gene Gall and Vice President Ryan Johnson, led the Generational Equity deal team that assisted Professional Machine on the transaction.

“Both buyer and seller recognized the fit and growth opportunities” said Gene Gall.

ARCH Global Precision, a portfolio company of Strength Capital Partners, is focused on precision machined components and consumable cutting tools and instruments. To learn more, visit

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