June 30, 2021
HOUSTON, TX (June 30, 2021) – Gilbert & Pardue LLC (“GaP”) acted as exclusive advisor to Narramore Glass & Contracting (“Narramore”) of Waller, TX in its sale to MoreLight Glass (“MoreLight”), LLC of Houston, TX. The transaction closed on June 21, 2021.
Narramore, owned by Lynn Narramore, specializes in fast food restaurant and convenience store glass work along with retail, municipal, and other 1- & 2-story glazing. The nearly 30-year-old company is known as a reliable, cost-effective, and solution-oriented contractor serving a geographic footprint that encompasses all of South Texas.
Matt Gilbert, Founding Partner of GaP, stated, “During all of our interaction with Lynn, we’ve known his business was poised to take off. The Narramore team executes professionally and has built a reputation as the contractor of choice for a list of 'who’s who' national brands.”
After meeting James Beylotte, MoreLight’s founder, Matt knew James was the right successor to make the ownership transition smooth for employees and customers alike. James has quickly come up to speed and is charting a path for continued success as the new captain of Narramore’s ship. After successfully selling his previous business, Mr. Beylotte is working full time at Narramore saying he is “all-in” to forge a great future in the contract glass & glazing sector.
ABOUT THE COMPANIES
MoreLight Glass is the investment vehicle created by James Beylotte to execute the Narramore purchase. James is a successful, seasoned businessman and has personally assumed the leadership role at Narramore Glass & Contracting.
Narramore Glass & Contracting
Previously known as Holub-Narramore, the company has been in continual operation for nearly 30 years and boasts a blue-chip customer base of national fast food and convenience store customers. Lynn Narramore survives his original business partner who passed about a decade ago. Upon buying 100% of the business, he changed the name to Narramore Glass & Contracting. Operating out of an owned facility in Waller, Texas, Narramore is able to service all of the glass and glazing needs of 1- & 2-story buildings in South Texas.
GaP Business Advisors
Gilbert & Pardue Business Advisors (GaP) is a Houston-based business advisory firm serving lower middle market business owners from coast to coast through sell-side representation for Mergers & Acquisitions (M&A).
Matt Gilbert and Bret Pardue established GaP to provide owners of businesses generally enjoying annual revenue of $10-$75 million with the quality of M&A representation and value-enhancement services previously only available to upper middle and large businesses. GaP brings highly-experienced executives, sophisticated financial and marketing products, proven-effective processes, and fully-integrated expertise to every engagement.
For more information, contact:
GaP Business Advisors
Matt Gilbert, Founding Partner
Bret Pardue, Founding Partner