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AUA Private Equity-Backed VStar Entertainment Group Adds Cirque Productions to its Live Family Entertainment Platform

VStar Entertainment Group (“VStar”), a leading producer of family-friendly shows, events, experiential installations, mascots and costumes, today announced the acquisition of South Florida-based Cirque Productions, Inc. (“Cirque Productions”), adding the critically acclaimed Cirque Dreams entertainment brand to its portfolio of touring shows and properties.

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ESG Initiatives and a Portfolio That Gives Back

To our Partners and Friends: We are pleased to share some recent news about our portfolio companies’ integration of environmental, social, and governance initiatives (“ESG”).  As you know, we at AUA Private Equity focus on improving alpha through ESG. An example of this practice and how we continue to improve our portfolio companies’ performance while simultaneously […]

AUA Private Equity-Backed Indulge Desserts Announces Add-On Acquisition of Love & Quiches

New York, NY – January 17, 2017 – Indulge Desserts Holdings, LLC (“Indulge Desserts”), a portfolio company of AUA Private Equity Partners, LLC (“AUA Equity”) is pleased to announce its acquisition of the assets of Love & Quiches (“L&Q”), a manufacturer of gourmet desserts and quiches serving national restaurant chains, foodservice distributors, and grocery / […]

AUA Private Equity Launches Formal Application Process for AUAccelerate Class of 2017

NEW YORK, NY – January 10, 2017 – AUA Private Equity Partners, LLC (“AUA Private Equity”) is pleased to announce that it is formally accepting applications for AUAccelerate’s 2017 Class. AUAccelerate, AUA Private Equity’s accelerator program formed in March 2016 in partnership with the Illinois Hispanic Chamber of Commerce, is aimed at advising and mentoring emerging […]