HURST, Texas, Aug. 22, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Ancora Holdings LLC ("Ancora") is pleased to announce the acquisition, by one of its subsidiaries, of certain assets from ATI Enterprises, Inc. and its affiliates (collectively, "ATI"), including assets located at the following campus locations:
- South Texas Vocational Technical Institute – Weslaco, Texas
- South Texas Vocational Technical Institute – Brownsville, Texas
- South Texas Vocational Technical Institute – McAllen, Texas
- South Texas Vocational Technical Institute – Corpus Christi, Texas
- South Texas Vocational Technical Institute – San Antonio, Texas
- Arizona Automotive Institute – Glendale, Arizona
A publicly noticed foreclosure sale was held on May 30, 2013 in Dallas, Texas for the pledged assets of ATI. The assets noted above were sold to ATI's lenders in the foreclosure sale and transferred to STVT-AAI Education Inc., d/b/a Ancora Education, a subsidiary of Ancora, on August 12, 2013.
The STVT and AAI brands, which have operated for over 40 years, specialize in career-focused training in various allied health, wellness, and skilled trades programs of study and are renowned for their quality education and training and for preparing graduates for rewarding careers. Simultaneously, STVT and AAI campuses are positioned to support their respective communities by providing local, regional, and national employers with a qualified candidate pool to meet their hiring needs.
"We are excited about the future potential of these schools and look forward to providing quality educational programs that exceed the expectations of our students, employers, and communities," said Michael Zawisky, President and Chief Executive Officer of STVT-AAI Education Inc.For more information regarding South Texas Vocational Technical Institute and Arizona Automotive Institute, please contact Info@AncoraEducation.com. Board of Ancora Holdings LLC