Press Release – Charlotte, NC – July 8, 2016

Bundy Group Advises Applied Polymerics, Inc. & Marketing Associates, Inc. in Sale to RPM Subsidiary

Bundy Group, a boutique investment bank, advised Applied Polymerics, Inc. & Marketing Associates, Inc. (API/MAI), a specialist civil engineering and construction company focusing on bridges, roads and major structures, in its sale to RPM International Inc. (NYSE: RPM) subsidiary Universal Sealants (U.K.) Limited (USL) announced July 7, 2016. API/MAI was advised exclusively by Bundy Group in the sale process to RPM.

Based in Mount Airy, North Carolina, API/MAI manufactures, supplies and installs specialist construction products, including bridge expansion joints, concrete repair compounds, protective coatings and pavement preservation products. USL is the U.K. leader in bridge expansion joint and bridge repair. Its wide range of products and know-how will enable API/MAI to expand its reach and become a national player throughout the U.S. in compatible market spaces.

For additional information, please contact Clint Bundy at 704-503-9464 or at

View a Case Study of the deal here.

About Bundy Group

Bundy Group is a boutique investment bank with offices in Charlotte, North Carolina and Roanoke, Virginia. The company specializes in representing business owners and management teams in business sales, acquisitions and capital raises. The 27-year old firm has closed over 200 transactions across a broad range of industries.