SilverBox-Engaged Calls for a special meeting on Feb 3 for the vote on the business merger deal with BRCC

SilverBox-Engaged Calls for a special meeting on Feb 3 for the vote on the business merger deal with BRCC

January 20 - 2022 Coffee Geography Magazine

The SilverBox-Engaged Board of Directors recommends stockholders vote “FOR” all proposals in advance of the special meeting on February 3, 2022. SilverBox Engaged Merger Corp, a special purpose acquisition company that is sponsored by SilverBox Capital LLC and Engaged Capital LLC, announced that the registration statement on Form S-4 of Black Rifle Company Inc. related to SilverBox-Engaged’s previously announced proposed business combination with Authentic Brands LLC, the parent company of Black Rifle Coffee Company, BRCC, a rapidly growing and mission-driven premium coffee company founded to support Veterans, active-duty military, first responders and serve a broad customer base by connecting consumers with great coffee and a unique brand experience, has been declared effective by the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (“SEC”). The Registration Statement provides important information about SilverBox-Engaged, Black Rifle Coffee and the business merger.


SilverBox-Engaged also announced it has established a record date of January 3, 2022 and a meeting date of February 3, 2022 for its special meeting to approve the business merger with Authentic Brands LLC. Accordingly, SilverBox-Engaged has also filed its definitive proxy statement relating to the special meeting with the SEC.


The closing of the business merger is subject to approval by SilverBox-Engaged’s stockholders and the satisfaction of other customary closing conditions. The business merger is expected to close following the special meeting.


Upon closing, the combined company is expected to list on the New York Stock Exchange with its Class A common stock trading under the new ticker symbol, “BRCC” and its warrants trading under the new ticker symbol, “BRCC WS.”


The meeting will be held virtually at 10:00 am, Eastern Time, on February 3rd and will be accessible by visiting https://www.cstproxy.com/silverboxengagedi/2022.


SilverBox-Engaged has determined that the meeting will be a virtual meeting conducted via live webcast in order to facilitate stockholder attendance and participation. To register and receive access to the virtual meeting, registered stockholders and beneficial stockholders (those holding shares through a stock brokerage account or by a bank or other holder of record) will need to follow the instructions applicable to them provided in the proxy statement.


The SilverBox-Engaged board of directors recommends all stockholders vote “FOR” ALL PROPOSALS in advance of the Special Meeting by telephone, via the Internet or by signing, dating and returning the proxy card upon receipt by following the easy instructions on the proxy card.


Neither the SEC nor any state securities commission has approved or disapproved of the securities to be issued in connection with the business merger, or determined if the Registration Statement is accurate or adequate.


Black Rifle Coffee Company (BRCC) is a Veteran-founded coffee company serving premium coffee to people who devoted their lives for America. Founded in 2014 by Green Beret Evan Hafer, Black Rifle develops their explosive roast profiles with the same mission focus they learned while serving in the military.


SilverBox Engaged Merger Corp I with a trading symbol of “SBEA” or SilverBox-Engaged is a special purpose acquisition company (“SPAC”) formed as a part of a long-term vision shared by SilverBox Capital LLC and Engaged Capital LLC to create an institutional platform intended to sponsor a series of SPACs. SBEA completed its $345 million initial public offering in March 2021 and its stock currently trades on Nasdaq under the ticker “SBEA.” The SilverBox-Engaged team, together with a robust advisory group of well-known seasoned operating executives from varied industries, provides collective multi-faceted expertise, investing and operating experience, and a broad network of relationships to source, evaluate, and execute potential transactions. Learn more at www.sbcap.com.


Engaged Capital, LLC  is an investment advisor with a private equity-like investing style in the U.S. public equity markets. Engaged Capital seeks to help build sustainable businesses that create long-term shareholder value by engaging with and bringing an owner’s perspective to the managements and boards of undervalued public companies and working with them to unlock the embedded value within their businesses. Engaged Capital manages approximately $1.5 billion of institutional capital with a focus on delivering superior, long-term, risk-adjusted returns for our limited partners. Engaged Capital was established in 2012 and is based in Newport Beach, California. Learn more at www.engagedcapital.com.