Portfolio

Current Portfolio Companies

  • API Technologies Corp
  • Buddy's Home Furnishings
  • Energes Services, LLC

Selected Past Portfolio Companies

  • Aarons
  • Ace TV rentals
  • Anaren, Inc.
  • DDI
  • Herley Industries
  • Integral Systems
  • Kratos
  • Micronetics
  • OnCore
  • White Electronic Designs

Current Portfolio Company Consumer Sector

Aarons
Aaron's
www.aarons.com

Owner-franchisor of rent-to-own stores.

Past Portfolio Company Consumer Sector

Ace TV rentals
ACE TV Rentals

Chain of rent-to-own stores offering furniture, accessories, consumer electronics, and household appliances. In December 2008, the stores, at the time operating as a franchisee of Aaron’s, were sold to the franchisor.

Past Portfolio Company Defense Sector

Anaren, Inc.
Anaren, Inc.
www.anaren.com

Anaren (NASDAQ: ANEN) is a major innovator of standard products and custom microwave and RF technology. With five facilities worldwide, Anaren is organized into its 1) Space & Defense Group, supporting prime space and defense contractors, and 2) Wireless Group, supporting wireless infrastructure and consumer electronics OEMs. The company’s products are the result of innovative engineering, design, materials processing, and world-class volume manufacturing and have in common the core competency in high-frequency electronics. On November 4, 2013, Anaren announced it had signed a definitive merger agreement to be acquired by an affiliate of Veritas Capital. For more information, please visit the company website at www.anaren.com.

Current Portfolio Company Defense Sector

API Technologies Corp
API Technologies Corp.
www.apitechnologies.com

API Technologies (NASDAQ: ATNY) is a dominant technology provider of radio frequency (“RF”)/ microwave, microelectronics, and security technologies for critical and high-reliability applications. Markets span defense, aerospace, medical/industrial, and communications/ consumer. API Technologies trades on the NASDAQ under the symbol ATNY. For more information, please visit the company website at www.apitech.com

Current Portfolio Company Consumer Sector

API Technologies Corp
Buddy's Home Furnishings
www.buddyrents.com

Buddy’s Newco LLC (d/b/a Buddy’s Home Furnishings) is the third largest Rent-To-Own furniture, appliance, electronic and computer provider in the United States. The company was founded in 1961 in Tampa, Florida and over the past five years has aggressively expanded its footprint primarily with the addition of its franchising program. As of September 30, 2013, there were 163 total stores located primarily in the South, Southeastern and Southwestern regions of the U.S. For more information, please visit the company website at www.buddyrents.com.

Past Portfolio Company Manufacturing Sector

DDI
DDi Corp (assembly division)

Consignment and contract manufacturer for defense, communications, healthcare, and industrial customers.

Current Portfolio Company Manufacturing Sector

Energes Services, LLC
Energes Services, LLC
www.energesjobs.com

Located in northern Colorado, Energes Services, LLC is a leading regional oilfield services company that provides the infrastructure, equipment, intellectual property and services needed by its customers to, extract, separate and store crude oil and gas from their active wells. The company is effectively a one-stop vendor offering its customers construction, maintenance and trucking and water hauling services.

Past Portfolio Company Defense Sector

Herley Industries
Herley Industries
http://www.herley.com/

Microwave technology company that provides components and systems, primarily for the aerospace and defense industries. The Company’s products are used for navigation, data communications, and aircraft identification, as well as other applications.

Past Portfolio Company Defense Sector

Integral Systems
Integral Systems, Inc.
www.integ.com

Leader in the secure management, delivery and distribution of data and information from space and terrestrial-based platforms into networks for military, government and commercial satellite and aerospace customers. In May 2011, Integral was acquired by Kratos Defense & Security Solutions (NASDAQ: KTOS)

Past Portfolio Company Defense Sector

Kratos
Kratos
www.kratosdefense.com

Specialized provider of mission critical products, services and solutions for United States National Security priorities. Kratos’ core capabilities are sophisticated engineering, manufacturing and system integration offerings for National Security platforms and programs.

Past Portfolio Company Defense Sector

Micronetics
Micronetics
www.micronetics.com

Designer and manufacturer of RF and microwave components and sub-assemblies for defense and commercial customers. In July 2012, Micronetics was acquired by Mercury Computer Systems (NASDAQ: MRCY).

Past Portfolio Company Manufacturing Sector

OnCore
Oncore Manufacturing Services
www.oncorems.com

Provider of product commercialization services for low-medium volume, high-complexity products to international blue-chip aerospace and defense, industrial, and medical companies. In December 2010, Oncore was acquired by Charlesbank Capital Partners.

Past Portfolio Company Defense Sector

White Electronic Designs
White Electronic Designs
www.whiteedc.com

Producer of microelectronics primarily for the defense industry. Products include high-density memory products and multi-chip modules. In May 2010, White was acquired by Microsemi Corporation (NASDAQ: MSCC).