Rosewood Private Investments Partners with Growth Paradigm, LLC as an Operating Partner to Pursue Investments in the Test and Measurement Space

Dallas, Texas, September 3, 2013 - Rosewood Private Investments (“RPI”) and Growth Paradigm, LLC have entered into an agreement to jointly pursue acquisitions of lower middle market Test and Measurement companies.

David Morse, President of Growth Paradigm, LLC has spent over 15 years in the Test and Measurement space running $100+MM P&Ls for industry leading companies, including companies specializing in 3D measurement as well as a data capture and reporting software. He stated “I am thrilled to have worked with Rosewood Private Investments. They share a passion for the Test and Measurement space and its growth potential and we have committed to building a portfolio of companies together.”

Rosewood Private Investments is the private equity arm of the Rosewood Corporation, a family-backed yet institutional firm with diverse worldwide operations and investments. Rosewood is wholly owned by the Caroline Hunt Trust Estate, which was established in 1935 by H.I. Hunt and built upon over generations by developing and acquiring businesses that are leaders in their respective industries. Our structure and history enable us to be a unique resource and flexible investment partner. As an evergreen entity, Rosewood is continually seeking to invest capital in companies that share our commitment to entrepreneurism, integrity, and sound business principles.

Growth Paradigm, LLC is a dynamic company focusing on strategic acquisitions as well as high level strategic consulting to help companies reach their growth milestones. Comprised of executives with outstanding experience in the highest levels of publicly traded global companies, the Growth Paradigm team is equipped to provide the vision and tools necessary to take companies to the next level.

Rosewood’s Vertical Focus

This is the second industry-focused partnership formed by Rosewood this year. We believe that our partnership with Shedd Capital in the aerospace component manufacturing sector is a good compliment to our efforts in the Test and Measurement space. RPI is excited to partner with both Growth Paradigm and Shedd Capital and looks to expand upon our vertical focus in the future while remaining opportunistic and ready to evaluate transactions as they arise.