-----BEGIN PRIVACY-ENHANCED MESSAGE----- Proc-Type: 2001,MIC-CLEAR Originator-Name: webmaster@www.sec.gov Originator-Key-Asymmetric: MFgwCgYEVQgBAQICAf8DSgAwRwJAW2sNKK9AVtBzYZmr6aGjlWyK3XmZv3dTINen TWSM7vrzLADbmYQaionwg5sDW3P6oaM5D3tdezXMm7z1T+B+twIDAQAB MIC-Info: RSA-MD5,RSA, PHRSU50238USelkBcsTXb/rlJu8Ln7t2N62jz2fecZJfannE159bx8At/tyiVFU8 WhMqqS1L/F25H2HDn82uyw== 0001144204-10-062259.txt : 20101119 0001144204-10-062259.hdr.sgml : 20101119 20101119112828 ACCESSION NUMBER: 0001144204-10-062259 CONFORMED SUBMISSION TYPE: SC 13D/A PUBLIC DOCUMENT COUNT: 2 FILED AS OF DATE: 20101119 DATE AS OF CHANGE: 20101119 GROUP MEMBERS: PATRIOT EQUITY, LLC GROUP MEMBERS: PATRIOT RAIL SERVICES, INC. SUBJECT COMPANY: COMPANY DATA: COMPANY CONFORMED NAME: Banyan Rail Services Inc. CENTRAL INDEX KEY: 0000764897 STANDARD INDUSTRIAL CLASSIFICATION: REAL ESTATE INVESTMENT TRUSTS [6798] IRS NUMBER: 363361229 STATE OF INCORPORATION: DE FISCAL YEAR END: 1231 FILING VALUES: FORM TYPE: SC 13D/A SEC ACT: 1934 Act SEC FILE NUMBER: 005-59669 FILM NUMBER: 101204553 BUSINESS ADDRESS: STREET 1: 2255 GLADES ROAD STREET 2: SUITE 342-W CITY: BOCA RATON STATE: FL ZIP: 33431 BUSINESS PHONE: 2167375000 MAIL ADDRESS: STREET 1: 2255 GLADES ROAD STREET 2: SUITE 342-W CITY: BOCA RATON STATE: FL ZIP: 33431 FORMER COMPANY: FORMER CONFORMED NAME: BHIT INC DATE OF NAME CHANGE: 19990518 FORMER COMPANY: FORMER CONFORMED NAME: BANYAN HOTEL INVESTMENT FUND DATE OF NAME CHANGE: 19920703 FORMER COMPANY: FORMER CONFORMED NAME: VMS HOTEL INVESTMENT FUND DATE OF NAME CHANGE: 19910623 FILED BY: COMPANY DATA: COMPANY CONFORMED NAME: MARINO GARY O CENTRAL INDEX KEY: 0000942046 FILING VALUES: FORM TYPE: SC 13D/A MAIL ADDRESS: STREET 1: C/O KOHRMAN JACKSON & KRANTZ PLL STREET 2: 1375 EAST 9TH STREET, 20TH FL CITY: CLEVELAND STATE: OH ZIP: 44114 SC 13D/A 1 v203357_sc13da.htm Unassociated Document
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549

SCHEDULE 13D
(Rule 13d-101)

INFORMATION TO BE INCLUDED IN STATEMENTS FILED PURSUANT TO RULE
13d-1(a) AND AMENDMENTS THERETO FILED PURSUANT TO RULE 13d-2(a)
 (Amendment No. 5)

Banyan Rail Services Inc. 

(Name of Issuer)

Common Stock 

(Title of Class of Securities)

06684A206 

(CUSIP Number)

Christopher J. Hubbert
Kohrman Jackson & Krantz P.L.L. 1375 East 9th Street, 20th Floor, Cleveland, OH 44114; 216-736-7215

(Name, Address and Telephone Number of Person Authorized to Receive Notices and Communications)

November 12, 2010 

 (Date of Event which Requires Filing of this Statement)

If the filing person has previously filed a statement on Schedule 13G to report the acquisition which is the subject of this Schedule 13D, and is filing this schedule because of Rule 13d-1(e), 13d-1(f) or 13d-1(g), check the following box.  ¨

Note.  Schedules filed in paper format shall include a signed original and five copies of the schedule including all exhibits.  See § 240.13d-7 for other parties to whom copies are to be sent.


The remainder of this cover page shall be filled out for a reporting person’s initial filing on this form with respect to the subject class of securities, and for any subsequent amendment containing information which would alter disclosures provided in a prior cover page.

The information required on the remainder of this cover page shall not be deemed to be “filed” for the purpose of Section 18 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 or otherwise subject to the liabilities of that section of the Act but shall be subject to all other provisions of the Act (however, see the Notes)
 

 
CUSIP No. 06684A206
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1
name of reporting person
i.r.s. identification no. of above person (entities only)
 
Gary O. Marino
2
check the appropriate box if a member of a group*                                              (a)  x
(see instructions)                                                                                                                                  (b)   ¨
 
3
sec use only
 
 
4
source of funds (see instructions)
 
 
5
check box if disclosure of legal proceedings is required pursuant
to items 2(d) or 2(e)                                                                                                                          ¨
 
6
citizenship or place of organization
 
United States of America
number of
shares
beneficially
owned by
each
reporting
person
with
 
7
sole voting power
 
515,506(1)
8
shared voting power
 
 
9
sole dispositive power
 
515,506(1)
10
shared dispositive power
 
 
11
aggregate amount beneficially owned by each reporting person
 
515,506(1)
12
check if the aggregate amount in row (11) excludes certain
shares (see instructions)                                                                                                                   ¨
 
13
percent of class represented by amount in row (11)
 
15.4%
14
type of reporting person (see instructions)
 
IN
 
(1) Includes 212,728 shares of Common Stock and 1,000 shares of Series A Convertible Preferred Stock currently convertible into 50,000 shares of Common Stock held by Patriot Equity, LLC, 4,000 shares of Series B Convertible Preferred Stock that will become convertible into 177,778 shares of Common Stock on October 15, 2013 or sooner upon the occurrence of certain events, held by Patriot Rail Services, Inc., and 75,000 options to purchase shares of Common Stock that are currently exercisable or exercisable within 60 days. Mr. Marino is the sole member of Patriot Equity and the president of Patriot Rail and a significant stockholder of Patriot Rail’s parent company.
 

 
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1
name of reporting person
i.r.s. identification no. of above person (entities only)
 
Patriot Equity, LLC
2
check the appropriate box if a member of a group*                                                          (a)  x
(see instructions)                                                                                                                            (b)  ¨
 
3
sec use only
 
 
4
source of funds (see instructions)
 
 
5
check box if disclosure of legal proceedings is required pursuant
to items 2(d) or 2(e)                                                                                                                       ¨
 
6
citizenship or place of organization
 
Florida
number of
shares
beneficially
owned by
each
reporting
person
with
 
7
sole voting power
 
262,728(1)
8
shared voting power
 
 
9
sole dispositive power
 
262,728(1)
10
shared dispositive power
 
 
11
aggregate amount beneficially owned by each reporting person
 
262,728(1)
12
check if the aggregate amount in row (11) excludes certain
shares (see instructions)                                                                                                                   ¨
 
13
percent of class represented by amount in row (11)
 
8.5%
14
type of reporting person (see instructions)
 
OO

(1) Includes 1,000 shares of Series A Convertible Preferred Stock currently convertible into 50,000 shares of Common Stock.
 

 
CUSIP No. 06684A206
Page 4 of 7          
 
1
name of reporting person
i.r.s. identification no. of above person (entities only)
 
Patriot Rail Services, Inc.
2
check the appropriate box if a member of a group*                                                          (a)  x
(see instructions)                                                                                                                      (b)  ¨
 
3
sec use only
 
 
4
source of funds (see instructions)
 
WC
5
check box if disclosure of legal proceedings is required pursuant
to items 2(d) or 2(e)                                                                                                                ¨
 
6
citizenship or place of organization
 
Florida
number of
shares
beneficially
owned by
each
reporting
person
with
 
7
sole voting power
 
177,778(1)
8
shared voting power
 
 
9
sole dispositive power
 
177,778(1)
10
shared dispositive power
 
 
11
aggregate amount beneficially owned by each reporting person
 
177,778(1)
12
check if the aggregate amount in row (11) excludes certain
shares (see instructions)                                                                                                               ¨
 
13
percent of class represented by amount in row (11)
 
5.5%
14
type of reporting person (see instructions)
 
CO

(1) Consists of 4,000 shares of Series B Convertible Preferred Stock that will become convertible into 177,778 shares of Common Stock on October 15, 2013 or sooner upon the occurrence of certain events.
 

 
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Introduction.

Pursuant to Rule 13d-1(k), this Amendment No. 5 to Schedule 13D is filed by Gary O. Marino, Patriot Equity, LLC (“Patriot Equity”) and Patriot Rail Services, Inc. (“Patriot Rail”) relating to shares of Common Stock, par value $0.01 per share (the “Common Stock”), of Banyan Rail Services Inc., a Delaware corporation (the “Company”).  Mr. Marino is the sole member of Patriot Equity and the president of Patriot Rail and a significant stockholder of Patriot Rail’s parent company.

Item 3.         Source and Amount of Funds or Other Consideration.

Item 3 is amended and supplemented as follows:

The shares of Series B Preferred Stock reported in Item 5(c) as having been acquired by Patriot Rail in a private transaction were acquired for the aggregate purchase price of $150,000 with working capital of Patriot Rail.

Item 5.         Interest in Securities of the Issuer.

Items 5(a) and (c) are amended and supplemented as follows:

(a)           Based solely on information provided by the Company, there are currently 3,046,067 shares of Common Stock outstanding.  Mr. Marino beneficially owns 515,506 shares of Common Stock, including 212,728 shares of Common Stock owned by Patriot Equity, 1,000 shares of Series A Convertible Preferred Stock, currently convertible into 50,000 shares of Common Stock, owned by Patriot Equity, 4,000 shares of Series B Convertible Preferred Stock, that will become convertible into 177,778 shares of Common Stock on October 15, 2013 or sooner upon the occurrence of certain events, owned by Patriot Rail, and 75,000 options to purchase shares of Common Stock, or in total 15.4% of the Company’s outstanding Common Stock, assuming exercise of the options owned by Mr. Marino, conversion of the Series A Preferred Stock owned by Patriot Equity and conversion of the Series B Preferred Stock owned by Patriot Rail.  Patriot Equity beneficially owns 262,728 shares of Common Stock, including 212,728 shares of Common Stock and 1,000 shares of Series A Preferred Stock currently convertible into 50,000 shares of Common Stock, or 8.5% of the Company’s outstanding Common Stock assuming conversion of the Series A Preferred Stock owned by Patriot Equity. Patriot Rail beneficially owns 4,000 shares of Series B Preferred Stock that will become convertible into 177,778 shares of Common Stock on October 15, 2013 or sooner upon the occurrence of certain events, or 5.5% of the Company’s outstanding Common Stock assuming conversion of the Series B Preferred Stock owned by Patriot Rail.

(c)         On November 12, 2010 Patriot Rail purchased 1,500 shares of Series B Convertible Preferred Stock of the Company in a private transaction at a price of $100 per share, or an aggregate purchase price of $150,000. These shares of preferred stock will become convertible into 66,667 shares of Common Stock on October 15, 2013 or sooner upon the occurrence of certain events. Mr. Marino and Patriot Rail have not effected any other unreported transactions in the Company’s Common Stock in the past 60 days.
 

 
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Item 7.      Material to be Filed as Exhibits.

7.1          Joint Filing Agreement.


 
SIGNATURE

After reasonable inquiry and to the best of my knowledge and belief, I certify that the information set forth in this statement is true, complete and correct.

Date:  November 18, 2010
 
 
/s/ Gary O. Marino
 
Gary O. Marino, individually
   
 
Patriot Equity, LLC
   
 
/s/ Gary O. Marino
 
By Gary O. Marino, sole member
   
 
Patriot Rail Services, Inc.
   
 
/s/ Gary O. Marino
 
By Gary O. Marino, President
 
Page 7 of 7

 
EXHIBIT INDEX

Exhibit Number
 
Description
     
7.1
 
Joint Filing Agreement
 

EX-7.1 2 v203357_ex7-1.htm
 
EXHIBIT 7.1
AGREEMENT OF JOINT FILING

Pursuant to Rule 13d-1(k) promulgated under the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended, the undersigned persons hereby agree to file with the Securities and Exchange Commission, the Statement on Schedule 13D (the “Statement”) to which this Agreement is attached as an exhibit, and agree that such Statement, as so filed, is filed on behalf of each of them.

This Agreement may be executed in counterparts, each of which when so executed shall be deemed to be an original, and all of which together shall be deemed to constitute one and the same instrument.

IN WITNESS WHEREOF, the undersigned have executed this Agreement.

Date:  November 18, 2010
 
 
/s/ Gary O. Marino
 
Gary O. Marino, individually
   
 
Patriot Equity, LLC
   
 
/s/ Gary O. Marino
 
By Gary O. Marino, sole member
   
 
Patriot Rail Services, Inc.
   
 
/s/ Gary O. Marino
 
By Gary O. Marino, President

 
 

 
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