Mezzanine level

Mezzanine level

The period in a company's development just before it goes public.

Mezzanine Level

1. Informal; In bracketing, the second largest underwriting group responsible for placing a certain amount of a new issue with investors. The term is sometimes used interchangeably with "major bracket." Brackets are listed in order of size on an advertisement detailing each new issue, known as the tombstone.

2. In venture capital, a term used to describe a company with more risk and more potential return than an IPO, but less than a startup. It is also used to describe a company in which venture capital has been invested six to 12 months before going public. In general, the mezzanine level is a company that once was a startup but has succeeded and is progressing toward public trade. See also: Mezzanine financing, Mezzanine debt.
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The rest of the inventory is stored at the case or item level in carton flow rack and shelving (3) on the floor level and on static shelving on the mezzanine level (4).
THE Botanist is creating more room for drinkers and diners by building a new mezzanine level.
Notes: pre-bid meet will be held on september 27, 201610:00 am, omb - purchasing, 611 west jefferson street, mezzanine level, louisville, ky 40202.
1 HIGH ceilings are a fantastic feature and can enable you to create an extra room by adding a mezzanine level, something that can be useful day-to-day and add value to your home.
When the outer gate opens to allow pallets to enter the mezzanine level, the inner gate automatically closes.
Situated on the mezzanine level above the living room, the guest bedroom comprises a well-proportioned bedroom with wood flooring and includes a double bed and bedside cabinets plus built-in storage cabinets.
The 9m long unit is designed to carry goods from the ground floor to the mezzanine level at a new store in Colliers Wood.
The new Admirals Club lounge will be located in Concourse C, Mezzanine Level, near gate C12.
Property offers comp HSIA in guestrooms and Wi-Fi in public areas plus use of a PC and printer on the mezzanine level.
Thanks to giddy ceiling heights, the apartment's 22ft 4in by 18ft room with a view has a mezzanine level overlooking the lounge and the same view through the floor-to-ceiling bay window as the lounge below it.
UCLA plans to dig a hole to the arena floor to accommodate a media room, new locker rooms, a second basketball court and a mezzanine level that will have a stadium club for boosters.
is supplying the pre-cast bleachers for the luxury suites and mezzanine level.