Case Studies

QK Holdings LLC

QK Holdings LLC is the nation’s largest Denny’s franchisee with 91 restaurants in nine states.

Air Waves LLC

Leading provider of on demand garment printing & fulfillment services.


Industry leading technology-based producer of specialty chemicals used in the production of Pulp, Paper & Fertilizer, and in Phosphate Mining Operations.

Transnational Foods

Specialty Food Manufacturer & Distributor to leading retailers offering over 400 SKU’s of branded & private label products in over 30,000 locations throughout the United States.

The VMC Group

The VMC Group is comprised of four leading global brands that together represent the state of the art in shock, vibration, seismic & noise control.



An insurance brokerage and risk management firm designed to serve organizations with complex risks. Sold to Odyssey Partners in 2015.

Liberty Distrubution Company, LLC

The leading distributor of candy, snacks and other impulse items to non-food retailers. Sold to Vistar in 2012.

Peter Piper Pizza

Operates a chain of pizza and entertainment restaurants in the Western United States and Mexico. Sold to Acon Investments in 2007.

Hickory Farms, LLC

000 seasonal kiosks and catalogs. Sold to Sun Capital in 2007.


Leading provider of janitorial and landscaping services to the commercial market in the United States. Sold to ISS North America in 2007.


(NASDAQ: KNXA) Provider of Human Resources software and solutions for employee recruitment and retention. IPO in 2005.


The largest global providers of business suites and executive offices with over 1,000 locations in 75 countries and 450 cities. Sold to Regus (LSE: RGU.L) in 2004.

Eldorado Bank

Commercial Bank with $1.2 billion of assets based in Southern California. Sold to Zions Bank in 2001.

Mail Boxes Etc

Franchisor of retail shipping, postal, and business service centers with over 4,000 locations worldwide. Sold to UPS in 2001.


(NYSE: EMT) Radio broadcasting company operating 100 stations throughout the United States. IPO in 1999.

Western United Insurance Company

Auto insurance underwriter in the Western United States. Sold to AAA in California in 1999.

Casella Waste Systems, Inc

(NYSE: CWST) Integrated waste management services in the Eastern United States. IPO in 1997.

Cave Creek Capital Management

The Next Generation of Private Equity

Cave Creek Capital Management LLC is a Private Equity firm specializing in stock or asset acquisitions, recapitalizations, growth equity, owner liquidity, and turnaround investments.

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