October 21, 2016 (Santa Fe Springs, CA) – Bravo Sports Corp., a portfolio company of Transom Capital Group and global leader in the recreational and sporting goods markets, announces the acquisition of Nutcase Inc., the Portland-based brand known for colorful eye-catching helmets designed for the urban cycling revolution.
“Protection is one of our key areas of growth,” says Leonardo Pais, CEO of Bravo Sports. “We have been focused on expanding Bravo Sports’ specialty division, and are proud to be able to offer Nutcase as a bicycle helmet for riders of all ages worldwide.”
“Bravo Sports is the undisputed leader of the skate market,” says Russ Roenick, Co-Founder and Managing Director of Transom Capital. “The brand recognition and excellent distribution of Nutcase will be a great asset in expanding our sports lifestyle division.”
Nutcase will continue to be based in Portland, Oregon, America’s Bike Capital, and Nutcase Helmets Canada Inc. is based in Parksville, BC.