Brazos Private Equity Sells Portfolio Firm, Vision Source

Dallas-based private equity investor Brazos Private Equity Partners said today that it has sold one of its portfolio companies, Vision Source, to Essilor of America. Essilor is a manufacturer and wholesale distributor of optical lenses. Vision Source provides services to independent optometrists. Financial details of the sale were not announced. Brazos said the sale is the second, successful exit by the company in the healthcare investment area this year; it sold Healthcare Solutions to Catamaran Corporation earlier in the year.