Criteria

Perfection is not attainable, but if we chase perfection we can catch excellence. -Vince Lombardi

While our interests span a broad range of industries, we are strictly dedicated to growing small and lower middle market companies. Preferred investments are businesses located in the South Central U.S. that generally possess the following characteristics.

Sectors:

  • Manufacturing
  • Value added Distribution
  • Product-centric Services

Qualitative Criteria:

  • Strong management
  • Sustainable competitive advantage
  • Reasonable growth prospects

Select Areas of Interest:

  • Aerospace
  • Business Services
  • Consumer Products
  • Distribution
  • Food Manufacturing
  • Food Service and Processing Equipment
  • Industrial/Manufacturing
  • Medical Products
  • Pet Products
  • Pharmaceuticals & Nutraceuticals
  • Security Products
 

Economics:

  • $10 - $100 million in revenue
  • History of profitability with minimum
    cash flow of $2.0 million

Areas Avoided:

  • Venture capital or start up situations
  • Turnaround or distressed businesses
  • Real estate and financial services businesses