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Harris Completes Sale of Broadcast Communications Division

Harris Completes Sale of Broadcast Communications Division

2 years, 6 months ago by

The Gores Group, LLC. purchased the division for $225 million

Harris Corporation has completed the previously announced sale of its Broadcast Communications business to an affiliate of The Gores Group, LLC for $225 million, according to a news release.  The price includes $160 million in cash, a $15 million subordinated promissory note and an earnout of up to $50 million based on future performance.  The purchase price is subject to customary adjustments.

Harris announced December 6, 2012 that it had reached an agreement to sell Broadcast Communications to The Gores Group, LLC as part of the company's strategy to optimize its business portfolio and focus on its core businesses.