GE Capital serving as administrative agent on Huttig Building Products' US$160M revolving credit facility; new facility provides additional US$40M in financing to support future growth, refinances existing debt

NORWALK, Connecticut , June 18, 2014 (press release) – GE Capital, Corporate Finance today announced it is serving as administrative agent on a $160 million revolving credit facility for Huttig Building Product Inc. (NASDAQ:HBP). The new facility refinances existing debt and provides an additional $40 million in financing to support future growth. GE Capital Markets served as co-lead arranger.

“Helping clients grow and succeed with a unique combination of financial and intellectual capital is our specialty.”

Huttig, headquartered in St. Louis, MO, is one of the nation’s largest wholesale distributors of millwork, building materials and wood products used principally in new residential construction and in home improvement, remodeling and repair work.

“We have worked closely with GE Capital for many years and appreciate their ability to develop customized financing solutions that truly fit our company’s needs and work to support our growth,” said Jon Vrabely, CEO of Huttig. “GE Capital understands our business and brings a wealth of resources beyond finance to our relationship and organization.”

“Huttig has been a valued customer of ours for many years,” said Bob McCarrick, chief commercial officer—lending at GE Capital, Corporate Finance. “Helping clients grow and succeed with a unique combination of financial and intellectual capital is our specialty.”

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