Jackson Walker successfully represented Prophet Equity, a Southlake, Texas-based private equity firm, in the acquisition of Acton Mobile. The transaction closed on August 15, 2014.
Founded in 1968, Acton Mobile is a Baltimore, Maryland-based provider of modular space and portable storage rental solutions to the construction, commercial, education, healthcare, and government markets. With a fleet of more than 10,000 units and a branch network of 22 locations in 12 states, Acton is a multi-regional company specializing in providing temporary building solutions for non-residential construction and business customers.
Representing Prophet Equity was a Jackson Walker team led by Kevin Jones that included David Stolle, Jerry Webberman, Jim Griffin, Pete Wahl, Nate Smithson, Kelly Hodge, and Joe Guajardo. This successful representation demonstrates Jackson Walker’s expertise in Mergers & Acquisitions, which includes representing private equity firms and publicly and privately held companies in a wide range of transactions.
About Prophet Equity: Prophet Equity is a private equity firm that uses proven, data-driven analytical techniques coupled with over 100 years of investment and management experience to invest in, unlock and realize future value today. Partnering with owners and management teams, Prophet Equity’s team utilizes a toolkit that is Fortune 500 tested and private equity proven to diagnose and drive dramatic value creation.