Past and Present Portfolio Investments

Building Materials & Services

L&S Mechanical, Richardson, TX
The largest provider of plumbing, electrical and HVAC services for single family residential homebuilders in Texas.
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Norcraft Companies, Minneapolis, MN
The fifth largest kitchen cabinet manufacturer in North America. After increasing earnings over 400% and closing three add-on acquisitions, Norcraft was sold to a private equity group.
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Thermo-Tech Windows, Sauk Rapids, MN
Leading premium vinyl window manufacturer with a strong market position in Minnesota and the adjacent states. After doubling EBITDA, adding a new product line, increasing the plant size/capacity by 50% and adding two new members to the management team, Thermo-Tech was sold to a portfolio company of a private equity group.
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Business Services

CrossCom National, Buffalo Grove, IL
Leading provider of maintenance and installation services for voice, data and POS systems for national retail chains.
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Consumer Products

EastPoint Sports, Succasunna, NJ
The largest U.S. designer and distributor of Asian manufactured home recreational sporting goods and tailgate games to Big Box retailers, E-commerce and sporting goods superstores.
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Sportcraft, Mount Olive, NJ
Leading designer, marketer and distributor (Asian manufactured) of home recreational sporting goods focusing on Big Box retailers and sporting goods superstores. After increasing earnings 250% through product line expansions, Sportcraft was sold to a private equity group.

Specialty Manufacturing

Beacon Promotions, New Ulm, MN
Leading national provider of logo imprinted promotional products including markers, consumer electronics, calendars, leather goods, badges and tabletop covers. After completing four add-on acquisitions and driving substantial growth at Beacon, Beacon was sold to a portfolio company of a private equity group.
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Clad-Rex, Franklin Park, IL
Leading manufacturer of vinyl clad steel products used in commercial roofing, industrial and consumer products. After recruiting a new CFO and VP of Sales, driving substantial EBITDA growth and revamping the customer acquisition and channel strategy, Clad-Rex was sold to a private equity group.
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Hollinee, Waco, TX
The largest U.S. manufacturer of pleated and glass air filter media used in residential and industrial filtration. After substantially increasing earnings, creating secondary manufacturing facilities for key product lines and substantially expanding product categories, Hollinee was sold to a private equity group.