Boreas Acquires Barton Supply

For Immediate Release – July 18, 2011 (Denver, Colorado)
An investment group led by Paul Hylbert and Boreas Advisors LLC, announced the acquisition and recapitalization of Barton Supply.

Barton Supply is a fabricator and distributor of structural and reinforcing steel products and accessories with locations in Aurora, Colorado Springs, and Fort Collins, Colorado serving general contractors, foundation and framing sub-contractors, and homebuilders.

We are pleased to be partnering with Barton Supply as a committed, long-term investor and, particularly, that both Donand Scott Barton will be a part of the key management team as well as fellow investors” said Paul Hylbert. “Scott will continue to head our sales and marketing efforts as the Vice President of Sales and Don will lead manufacturing and distribution as the Vice President of Operations.”

Boreas Advisors partners Steve Swinney and Brian Cleveringa will take over the roles of CEO and CFO, respectively for the Company.