PF Growth Partners, LLC (“PF”) is one of the largest Planet Fitness franchisee’s, with 42 locations across five states.
PF Growth Partners, LLC had outgrown their traditional senior credit facility. PF also aspired to acquire other Planet Fitness franchisee’s, as well as open new greenfield facilities. To do this PF needed a financial partner that understood the maintenance capex requirements of the fitness industry and would be willing to fund managements growth goals.
Bengur Bryan arranged a senior debt facility for PF Growth Partners, LLC which was provided by a syndicate of lenders. In addition, Bengur Bryan raised preferred equity from Alaris Royalty. The proceeds of the transaction were used to fund new club growth.