NEWSMay 22nd 2016

Wincove Leads Acquisition and Recapitalization of Bluff Manufacturing



New York, NY – May 23, 2016 – Wincove Private Holdings, LP (“Wincove”) announced today that it has recently led a recapitalization of Bluff Holdings, Inc., d.b.a. Bluff Manufacturing (“Bluff” or the “Company”), together with management.

Headquartered in Fort Worth, TX, Bluff is a leading provider of industrial equipment that enhances the safety and efficiency of loading docks and warehouses. The Company’s products, which include yard ramps, dock boards, dock levelers, safety rails, machine guards, mezzanines, stairways, work platforms and cantilever racks, are known industry-wide by the “Bluff Blue” markings, which have come to be synonymous with quality and excellence. Bluff serves the entire U.S., Canada, Central and South America, and the Caribbean through a broad distributor network supported by the Company’s five warehouses.

“Bluff has a 45+ year history of leadership in the loading dock and warehouse safety equipment industry, and customers recognize the Company’s products and service as unmatched,” said John Lenahan, Partner of Wincove.  “We are very excited to partner with Andrea Curreri, Bluff’s President, and the rest of the Bluff team.  We look forward to continuing to build this exceptional business together, both organically and through acquisition.”

“We are very pleased about our partnership with the Wincove team, who has a history of facilitating the growth of companies, resulting in substantial value creation. Everyone at Bluff is excited by the opportunities that will be presented through this partnership,” states Andrea Curreri, President of Bluff Manufacturing.

About Wincove Private Holdings, LP 

Wincove Private Holdings is an investment holding company that creates long-term capital appreciation for its shareholders by partnering with business owners, entrepreneurs and management teams to build market-leading companies. With offices in Boston and NY, Wincove has a permanent capital base, and can therefore stay invested in its partner companies for an unlimited time horizon.  For more information about Wincove, please visit