SC&H Capital Advises Victor Stanley in Sale to PlayCore

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Updated on: March 29, 2024

SC&H Capital, a leading investment bank specializing in M&A advisory for middle-market companies, is pleased to announce that its client, Victor Stanley, Inc. has been acquired by PlayCore, a portfolio company of Court Square.

Victor Stanley is a global leader in quality site furnishings, from benches and bike racks to litter receptacles with proprietary smart technology. The company meticulously designs, engineers, and manufactures every detail to ensure its site furnishings withstand the test of time. For over 60 years, Victor Stanley has helped create places for people to gather, live life, and create timeless moments. Today, Victor Stanley is the most specified provider of site amenities with products in countless cities and many of our nation’s most beloved national parks.

“From day one, SC&H Capital provided insightful and valuable advice. They designed a process that strategically positioned Victor Stanley to achieve our goals and find the perfect buyer for our company” said Stan Skalka, Founder & President. “The SC&H team’s personal approach and willingness to always go the extra mile helped us make informed decisions and navigate the rigors of the M&A process.”

“We could not be more thrilled with the outcome of working with SC&H” continued Jerry Skalka, owner and Vice President. “The SC&H team’s industry expertise and M&A acumen made it a truly rewarding experience.”

“It was a pleasure advising Victor Stanley in this transaction,” said Matthew Roberson, Managing Director at SC&H Capital. “We expect Victor Stanley, under the continued leadership of Bryan Slaughenhoupt and Emma Skalka, to continue to grow and thrive in their new partnership with PlayCore.”

“Victor Stanley has tremendous brand equity, valuable intellectual property and technology, and cutting-edge robotic manufacturing capabilities,” said Matt Everett, Principal at SC&H Capital. “Its reputation for quality, design, and innovation is a reflection of its founders, Stan and Jerry, and the culture of integrity they created.”

About SC&H Capital

SC&H Capital is an investment banking and advisory firm specializing in mergers and acquisitions (M&A), employee stock ownership plans (ESOP), distressed M&A, and business valuations for middle-market companies nationally. SC&H Capital delivers services across numerous industries including technology, healthcare, manufacturing, business and professional services, and government contracting. We are recognized for delivering relevant market insights and tailored solutions to help owners achieve their true strategic value. To learn more, visit

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