Press Release

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (March 4, 2020) – For the first time in more than two decades, Flanagan’s Ale House in the Highlands has a new owner.

Louisville business brokerage Impact Acquisition announced today that it has completed the sale of the popular Irish-themed bar and restaurant from its founder, Dave Zimmerman, to local businessman Jim Borgmann. Borgmann plans to operate the business with the help of his son, Drew, who will serve as Managing Partner, and daughter, Jesse.

Impact Managing Partner Elaine Nunn and Partner Dan Huckestein managed the transaction. “As big fans and patrons of this landmark neighborhood pub, this was a fun and exciting project,” Huckestein said. “We are glad to see Dave pass the torch to Jim and Drew, a family team that will keep this great Irish pub a prominent attraction in the Highlands.”

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