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Platinum Equity

Handshake

Gores Group Buys Pep Boys Auto Supply Stores

Pep Boys has agreed to be taken over by the Gores Group for $15 per share, or about $791 million. Gores Group is run by Alec Gores.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/30/2012

gores, tom2 photo from platnum equity website

Pistons Sale Completed

Investor Tom Gores is now officially the owner of the Detroit Pistons. The sale of Palace Sports and Entertainment and the Pistons to Gores and his investment firm, Platinum Equity, was formally completed Wednesday afternoon

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/01/2011