Based in New Hope, MN, Horwitz operates as a multi-trade specialty mechanical and HVAC service provider. Horwitz provides engineering, installation and ongoing support for the HVAC, plumbing, electrical and building controls industry segments. The company provides a full suite of services to over 1,300 customers annually consisting of general contractors, specialty contractors and building owners.
Founded in 1998, SC is a Chicago-based private equity firm that identifies, invests in and helps build excellent businesses in its targeted business niches: business services and value-added distribution.
“The Horwitz team has built an industry leading organization that emphasizes the importance of people, safety, and outstanding customer service. This commitment to building a culture of excellence has translated to industry leading employee tenure, strong growth and long-standing customer relationships,” said David Rubin, Managing Director at SC. “SC’s partnership with Horwitz reflects our firm’s continued focus on investing in and helping build great services companies.”
“We are so excited to enter this next chapter at Horwitz. We see our partnership with Svoboda Capital as an opportunity to continue investing in Horwitz’s growth, while maintaining the strong culture that has sustained the Company for over 100 years” said Horwitz’s CEO Bill McKoskey.