Annual report pursuant to Section 13 and 15(d)

Acquisition And Integration Expenses

Acquisition And Integration Expenses
12 Months Ended
Dec. 31, 2011
Acquisition And Integration Expenses [Abstract]  
Acquisition And Integration Expenses
22. Acquisition and Integration Expenses:

For the year ended December 31, 2011, the Company incurred $2,805 of expenses for banking, legal and other professional fees incurred in connection with the Merger Transaction, Servalite acquisition, TagWorks Acquisition, Ook Acquisition and the start-up of operations for Hillman Australia.

For the year ended December 31, 2010, the Company incurred $22,492 of one-time acquisition and integration expenses related to the Merger Transaction. The Predecessor incurred $11,342 of the acquisition and integration expense total, primarily for investment banking, legal and other advisory fees related to the sale of the Company. The remaining $11,150 of acquisition and integration expense was incurred by the Successor for legal, consulting, accounting and other advisory services incurred in connection with the acquisition of the Company.