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Coolsys Expands in Southeast

Coolsys, the Brea-based parent of refrigeration and HVAC services companies nationwide, said it acquired Building Air Services. Terms of the deal weren’t disclosed.

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CoolSys Buys Midwestern Company

Brea-based CoolSys, a provider of refrigeration and HVAC services, said it bought Agape Mechanical to expand its presence in six Midwestern states. Terms of the deal were not revealed.

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Brea HVAC Co. Coolsys Aims for $2B Valuation

Adam Coffey in February published “The Private Equity Playbook,” which advises senior executives how to succeed when leading companies owned by outside investors.

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CoolSys Bought by Ares

CoolSys, a Brea-based company that installs and maintains refrigeration and heating systems for companies like Costco and Starbucks, was acquired by Ares Management Corp.

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Coolsys Buys 160-Employee Firm

Brea-based Coolsys, the largest refrigeration and heating system company in the U.S., said it bought a 160-employee firm to expand into the northeast. Terms weren’t disclosed.

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Tales from Inside The Secret World of Private Equity

Editor’s Note: Adam Coffey is chief executive of Brea-based Coolsys, America’s largest refrigeration and HVAC service company.

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