Transom Capital Group-Bravo Sports Corp. has agreed to purchase helmet manufacturer Nutcase Inc. to grow its lifestyle division. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.
Based in Portland, Oregon, Nutcase makes helmets for skating, biking, riding motorcycles, water and snow sports. The company was founded in 2006 by Michael Marrow, a former creative director at Nike Inc. (NYSE: NKE), with the goal of making helmets with a creative and stylish design to inspire people to wear them more often. Nutcase will continue to operate out its current Portland office.