By Richelle Heinauer

LCG Advises Kustom US on its Recent Partnership with CAT 5 Restoration


LCG Advises Kustom US on its Recent Partnership with CAT 5 Restoration

Tampa, FL (October 11, 2018) – LCG Capital Advisors, LLC (“LCG”) is pleased to announce the recent partnership between Chicago-based CAT 5 Restoration and Kustom US, a national property restoration firm headquartered in Orlando, FL. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

With offices in Tampa, LCG is a boutique investment banking firm that assists companies in a wide range of transactions including mergers and acquisitions, corporate debt placements, growth capital, management and leveraged buyouts, and transaction advisory services.  LCG has a reputation for handling complex transactions and has built relationships with some of the nation’s largest funding sources, including banks, specialty financing companies, hedge funds, and private equity firms.

For more information regarding LCG Advisors, LLC and its affiliate LCG Capital Advisors, LLC, a FINRA registered broker-dealer and SIPC member firm; please call (813) 226-2800 or visit


Kustom US Partners with Cat 5 Restoration

Partnership with CAT 5, a full-service restoration contractor, expands Kustom’s portfolio into the North Central Region

Orlando, FL (October 3, 2018) – Kustom US (“Kustom”), one of the leading property restoration and recovery firms in North America, has partnered with CAT 5 Restoration (“CAT 5”), a Chicago based, privately owned and operated, full-service disaster response and restoration company. CAT 5 has 5 offices located throughout Illinois, Indiana, Wisconsin, and Florida. Kustom will now boast (19) physical offices while servicing clients in 50 states. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

The partnership with CAT 5 will help us build our presence in the North Central Region and help build upon the already successful presence CAT 5 has in the region.,” says Andrew Zavodney, Chairman and CEO of Kustom.

The partnership of Kustom and CAT 5 is a part of the firm’s strategic long-term expansion plan in helping accelerate growth nationwide. Both companies share likeminded goals when assisting customers after a loss. CAT 5 Restoration specializes in disaster recovery for both commercial and residential projects. This partnership will help position Kustom as one of the largest, nationally-acclaimed, privately held, property restoration firms in North America.

This is a partnership of progress for both teams! CAT 5 has an extensive knowledge of the North Central Region and by partnering with Kustom we are now able to expand our impact and better serve our national clients. Partnering with Kustom aligns with our core values and long-term growth plan making it a natural fit.,” says Michael Carroll, President of CAT 5.”


About Kustom US

Founded in 1968 by Andrew Zavodney, Kustom US (“Kustom”) ( is a nationally acclaimed and industry-leading property restoration firm that provides unparalleled services to local, regional, and national clients. Kustom specializes in providing turn-key rapid response services to ensure the uninterrupted continuation of residential and business operations following a property loss event. Over the past 50 years, Kustom has demonstrated a deep understanding of operations to consistently exceed client expectations and continues to grow into one of the most adaptive, customer-focused property restoration companies in America.


About CAT 5 Restoration

CAT 5 Restoration (“CAT 5”), a Chicago-based, privately-owned & operated disaster recovery firm servicing 6 states. CAT 5 utilizes current technology and equipment within the industry resulting in faster recovery time for losses and specializes in handling disaster situations of any size.

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