Madison Street Capital and Sterling Packaging Sees Growth Equity


Madison Street Capital recently represented Sterling Packaging as their financial advisor to help arrange their growth equity investment.


Sterling Packaging, led by founders Jim and Debbie Hickson, is a known manufacturer of folding cartons for personal and industrial use and have solidified their presence as supplier with customers all over North America with offices in Manitoba, Selkirk, and Alabama. The facility acquired was made available by Druid Capital Partners, a boutique investment firm in Northport, Alabama.


Charles Botchway, Madison Street Capital CEO, announced the details of this growth equity investment to the press, and the transaction was carried out by Senior Managing Director Jay Rodgers.


In a statement recounting the investment, Rodgers noted the expansive state of the Sterling Packaging business, with a diverse offering to customers and partners in disparate parts of the continent. This new investment will only serve to further grow a business with prospects in diverse markets, making them a wise choice for Druid Capital Partners to invest in financially. Learn more:


Druid Capital seemed to be in alignment with this opinion with their own statement following the close of the investment. Managing Partner with Druid Capital, Martin Holt, said that the firm welcomes the Hicksons as partners. With a family oriented business relying on entrepreneurship to determine the value of their work, Kelly and Colin’s business makes one ideal for investment.


About Madison Street Capital:


Madison Street Capital is an investment firm that specializes in working middle market investments, mergers and acquisitions counseling, and capital structuring. From its headquarters in Chicago, Madison Street Capital coordinates with offices in Africa, Asia, and all across North America. This international presence allows Madison Street Capital the opportunity to develop a skill set that takes advantage of diverse markets, putting its financial services to work in multiple capacities. This makes Madison Street Capital a tested firm in the areas of business valuation, financial reporting, corporate advisory services, financial asset management, and much more. Learn more:


With a portfolio of clients from several industries, the Madison Street Capital reputation has been maintained with its ability to test its staff in challenging environments and situations that have made them ideal for financial advisory and structuring work. Staff members are well versed in careful analysis that respond to the needs of specific situations. This includes clients from public and private life, like governments and businesses looking to acquire new businesses, lending, selling, developing exit strategies, and coordinating proper governance of a corporation while keeping a sound understanding of financial investment at the forefront of their operations. Learn more:


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