Cave Creek Capital Management Leads Recapitalization of Denny’s and DelTaco Franchisee

PHOENIX, AZ ( 4 September 2013) Cave Creek Capital Management is pleased to announce its investment in QK Holdings LLC, the largest Denny’s franchisee in the United States.  QK operates 84 Denny’s and DelTaco restaurants in Arizona, Colorado, New Mexico, Oregon, Texas and Utah generating over $100 million in annual …

VMC Case Study

Management Buyout Results in Team Owning Majority Stake Overview VMC purchased from Aeroflex, Inc., was a leader in providing vibration isolation and seismic control solutions to the industrial, military and construction markets Purchased for $8.6 million in 2005 by Management and CCCM Management maintained control of Board and majority ownership …

Bastech Case Study

Leveraging Technology to Expand Into New Markets Overview Company founded in 1961 and profitable every year Proprietary products drove strong customer relationships and recurring revenues Founder limited growth to a lifestyle business resulting in low penetration of a large potential market (100+ U.S. pulp mills and untapped mining market) Attractive …

Kenexa Case Study

Culture of Excellence Drives Billion Dollar Exit Overview Founded as an executive recruiter, in the late 1980’s Developed the “Hire, Train, Retain” outsourced human resources model Purchased several companies in targeted areas; multiplied the sales post-acquisition by cross-selling to Fortune 500 customer base Rapid growth attracted national attention, including membership …

Leading Snack Food Distributor Liberty Distribution Completes Sale to Vistar

(Chandler, AZ) In June 2012, Liberty Distribution completed its sale to Vistar, a division of Performance Food Group.  Founded in 1998 by Jim Schweikert, Liberty Distribution grew to become the leading snack food distributor to non-food retailers.  G. Kevin Fechtmeyer, Managing Partner of Cave Creek Capital, noted, “This was a …