Headquartered in Mt. Pleasant, Texas and with four other production facilities, Big Tex is the premier maker of utility, horse, and cargo trailers, and truck beds. The Company sells its products through a network of company owned stores and independent dealers. The company’s owner, Ricky Baker engaged Legacy to assist with both its overall acquisition and exit strategies. Mr. Baker had been contacted with numerous acquisition opportunities and had additionally received a number of inquiries regarding potential acquisition or recapitalization.
H.I.G. is a leading private equity firm headquartered in Miami, Florida.