December 2017

Laird Norton Company Sells Fusion Education Group

Laird Norton Company announces the sale of Fusion Education Group to Leeds Equity Partners, LCC. The successful partnership with LNC has helped Fusion establish 43 campuses throughout the United States over the past decade. Fusion operates revolutionary private middle schools and high schools that offer individualized education. The full press release is available at the … Continue reading Laird Norton Company Sells Fusion Education Group


April 2013

The Laird Norton Company Commits to Winona Capital Partners II

Laird Norton Company has extended its partnership with Winona Capital Management through a major commitment to Winona Capital Partners II, LP. Laird Norton Company is the founding investor of Winona Capital Management, a Chicago based private equity firm focused on growth capital investments in consumer brands and companies. LNC’s funding commitment follows its initial investment … Continue reading The Laird Norton Company Commits to Winona Capital Partners II


January 2013

WHV Investment Management appoints Dr. Andrew Turner as CEO and President (BUSINESS WIRE)

Andrew Turner oversees the WHV’s operations and strategic direction, and will focus on investment strategies. Prior to joining WHV, Andy co-founded Northern Lights Capital Group and held various leadership positions at Russell Investment Group. “As WHV embarks on an aggressive growth strategy, new markets will be an essential ingredient,” said W. Kurt Hauser, WHV chairman. … Continue reading WHV Investment Management appoints Dr. Andrew Turner as CEO and President (BUSINESS WIRE)


October 2012

Historic Winona Building Restored to Original Form

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July 2012

Manager, Corporate Investments Joins Laird Norton Company

Brian McGuigan has been appointed to manage the Laird Norton Company’s direct investments in operating companies and its investments in private equity funds. Brian has more than a decade of operational, entrepreneurial and private equity experience. He joined LNC in 2012 from Stonnington Group where he was responsible for venture investments, direct investments and investments … Continue reading Manager, Corporate Investments Joins Laird Norton Company


March 2011

Laird Norton Company Expands Role of CFO

The Laird Norton Company (LNC), a seventh generation family-owned business based in Seattle, today announced the appointment of Nick Pavelich, LNC’s Chief Financial Officer, to the expanded role of CFO and Senior Vice President, Real Estate Investments. Pavelich will continue to report to Jeff Vincent, President and Chief Executive Officer. “I am pleased to announce … Continue reading Laird Norton Company Expands Role of CFO


November 2010

Laird Norton Company Invests $50 Million in Wholly-Owned Subsidiary TimberRiver Properties

TimberRiver Properties is a private real estate investment trust focused on the ownership and management of commercial and industrial properties located primarily west of the Mississippi. Originating from the real estate owned and developed by the Lanoga Corporation, a former LNC subsidiary, TimberRiver manages assets include distribution centers, lumberyards, light manufacturing facilities, and office buildings, … Continue reading Laird Norton Company Invests $50 Million in Wholly-Owned Subsidiary TimberRiver Properties