Monthly Archives: December 2017

Lending a Hand This Holiday Season

HBM is once again proud to support a St. Louis family identified by the United Way of Greater St. Louis as one of the 100 Neediest Cases.  A tradition since the early 1900s, the program identifies local families enduring extreme hardship, connecting them with resources and helping hands during the holiday season. This year we […]

HBM’s Acquisition of Aerofil Highlights Importance of Talent Development and Long-Term Commitment

Aerofil Technology, Inc., a leading contract manufacturer that fills aerosol and liquid containers for industry-leading brands, was acquired by HBM Holdings on September 29, 2017.  Although the acquisition was recent, Aerofil has quickly benefitted from the financial and talent-based support HBM provides to its portfolio companies. When HBM acquires a company, we look to hold […]

Q&A with Gregory Sherman, Delavau’s new Vice President of Operations

Earlier this month, Delavau, one of HBM’s portfolio companies, welcomed Gregory Sherman as Vice President of Operations.  Gregory will be a member of Delavau’s leadership team, reporting to John Burrows, CEO. About Delavau: For over 150 years, Delavau has been relied upon as a premier supplier of food, pharmaceutical, and nutritional technologies to major nutraceutical, […]

The Alignment of IT and Leadership

Michael Chill, HBM’s VP of Information Technology, will be posting a blog on a periodic basis to highlight the enterprise-wide initiatives the firm is currently undertaking. The Changing Role of Technology A recent McKinsey & Company article, IT’s Future Value Proposition, discussed the future role of IT, and its ability to play a greater role […]

HBM Holdings Featured in the St. Louis Business Journal

We are pleased to share the St. Louis Business Journal article, On the hunt: HBM Holdings grows revenue to nearly $800 million as it seeks more acquisitions. The article shares our story, from an idea conceived during a brainstorming session at Mississippi Lime Company to where we are today: an investment management company that operates […]

St. Louis Business Journal

The St. Louis Business Journal article, On the Hunt: HBM Holdings Grows Revenue to Nearly $800 million as it Seeks More Acquisitions tells HBM’s story, from an idea conceived during a brainstorming session at Mississippi Lime Company, to where we are today.