Companies located in the Midwest generally between Pittsburgh, Detroit, Chicago, St. Louis and Louisville. We are hands on and like to be able to visit our portfolio companies at a moments notice.


  • Currently focused on manufacturing and business services.
  • We like old line manufacturing.
  • We are undaunted by historic environmental issues, either real or perceived.

Financial Targets

  • Revenue of at least $2.5 million.
  • Gross Margin of 20%.
  • EBITDA Margin of 15%.
  • Financial turnarounds are attractive.
  • Operational turnarounds are not attractive.
  • Controlling interests only - but this can take many forms.