Generational Equity Announces Sale of KS Energy to True North Equity

July 16, 2010- Dallas – Generational Equity, a leading advisor to privately held and family-owned businesses for mergers, acquisitions, strategic growth initiatives, business valuation and exit planning announced the acquisition of its client, KS Energy headquartered in New Berlin, WI to CIVC Partners, in partnership with True North Equity of West Bloomfield, MI. The transaction closed on June 1, 2010. True North Equity LLC, a private-equity company that opened its headquarters in Plymouth in August, has closed on its first deal, which is to join with CIVC Partners LP of Chicago to buy a controlling interest in KS Energy Services Inc. of New Berlin, WI.