Prairie delivers objective financial advisory services to the agriculture, energy, and mining industries. We understand the cyclicality, volatility and commodity risks these companies face on a daily basis. Valuing and creating customized exit strategies for companies in these markets takes careful planning and precise execution.
Prairie has experience in the following sub-sectors:
Atlas Energy, Inc. operates as an independent developer and producer of natural gas and oil in the Appalachian, Michigan, and Illinois Basins.
Atlas Energy Inc. has been acquired by Chevron.
Payzone Directional Services is a full services directional company offering expertise in Vertical Control applications to Multi-Laterals, and everything in between. They have been delivering industry-leading service quality to energy partners since 2006. The company launched initial operations in the Rocky Mountain region, and has since branched out to service all major basins across the lower 48 states.
Payzone Directional Services, Inc. has established the Payzone Directional Services, Inc. Employee Stock Ownership Plan.
Founded in 1975, Quadna, Inc. is in the business of selling and servicing pumps, mixers, edgestrips, and other equipment related to fluid and air handling. Pumps are sold primarily to customers in Arizona, Colorado, Nevada, New Mexico, Nebraska, South Dakota, North Dakota, Montana, and Wyoming.
Quadna has been acquired by DXP.
Santanna Energy Services
Santanna Energy Services provides retail energy products to residential and small commercial customers in the Midwest. Santanna was founded in 1988, and was one of the pioneers in small industrial and commercial retail energy service in the state of Illinois. Santanna’s business strategy of nearly 3 decades, has been based upon methodical organic growth. Santanna currently serves more than 100,000 natural gas and electric customers in Illinois, Ohio, Indiana and Michigan, and will enter the Pennsylvania market in early 2017.
Santanna Energy Services established the Santanna Energy Services Employee Stock Ownership Trust