November 15, 2021
The Vann Group, a strategic consulting and transactional advisory services firm is pleased to announce that its client, Valley Steel Stamp, Inc. (VSS) has received an investment from with Jefferson River Capital, a private investment firm based in New York.  
The Company, headquartered in Greenfield, Massachusetts is a leading precision manufacturer of components for the aerospace and firearms industry.  Its products are used on a wide variety of aerospace platforms including the F-15 and F-35. In the firearms industry it focuses on the revolver and bolt action rifle segment of the market and is a key supplier to companies such as Savage Arms, Colt Manufacturing and Kimber. 
Steve Capshaw, President & CEO of Valley Precision noted, “we believe the partnership with Jefferson River is a great opportunity for our Company. Their capabilities and access to markets will help drive our growth and support our continued investment into our highly-skilled team and our manufacturing capabilities.”
Michael Somma, Managing Director of Jefferson River commented, “VSS has established itself as a best-in-class manufacturing outfit serving the leading names in its markets. We are excited to partner with Steve and his team and look forward to supporting the Company’s organic and inorganic growth initiatives.”
The Vann Group served as the exclusive advisor to the Company. It assists the owners of privately held small/mid-size companies in building, accelerating and maximizing the value of their businesses.