Private Equity

Current Investments


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Wolfpack Ninja Tour

November 2016

An innovative brand in the new, and rapidly growing, sport of competitive ninja-racing. The Wolfpack Ninjas brand is also developing ventures in digital media, fitness, and merchandising.

http://wolfpackninjas.com/wolfpack-ninja-tour/
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EEM World

July 2016

The creator and operator of the Longines Masters, a globally recognized and world class series of international showjumping competitions in Paris, Hong Kong and New York also known as the Grand Slam Indoor of Show Jumping. EEM has established itself as a leading authority in equestrian sports by intersecting gastronomy, fashion, art, music, and entertainment with its elite competitions featuring athletes of the highest level.

http://eemworld.com
http://www.longinesmasters.com/en
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Mark Cross

Feb 2016

Mark Cross, America's first luxury leather goods brand, was founded in 1845 in Boston. The collections are inspired by the brand's rich heritage, dedication to fine Italian craftsmanship and use of the finest leathers in the world.

https://www.markcross.com/
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GF Sports

July 2015

Live events and sports media entertainment platform created by GF Capital. GF Sports owns and operates two ATP 250 level professional tennis tournaments and the BNP Paribas Showdown tennis exhibition at Madison Square Garden.

http://newyorkopen.com
www.bbtatlantaopen.com
www.thegarden.com/events/2015/march/bnp-paribas-showdown.html
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Whalerock Industries

January 2015

Media company operating digital assets in partnership with the major global brands, developing films and television shows, and launching over-the-top content delivery channels featuring marquee entertainers and celebrities.

www.whalerockindustries.com

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Studio71 / The Collective

February 2011

Continues to hold a minority stake in Studio71 following The Collective's 2015 transaction with ProSiebenSat.1. Studio71 is a fast growing digital network, with approximately 7-billion monthly views.

www.studio71.com/us/

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Bite Tech

October 2010

Innovative sports and wellness company manufacturing and distributing sporting goods products; most notably the Under Armour Performance Mouthwear™ mouthguards and mouthpeices.

www.bitetech.com

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Oscar de la Renta

July 2010

One of the world's leading fashion design companies.

www.oscardelarenta.com

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Jonathan Adler

May 2008

Jonathan Adler is an internationally recognized design brand offering decorative objects for the home as well as fashion accessories for men and women.

www.jonathanadler.com

 

Prior Investments


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Blue Man Group

April 2010
Divested July 2017

A unique theatrical performance of music, comedy and multimedia. The Company was acquired by Cirque du Soleil.

www.blueman.com

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Repucom

November 2010
Divested June 2016

Marketing solutions in the sports sponsorship and branded content space. The Company was acquired by Nielsen Holdings.

www.repucom.net

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Trade Service

January 2007
Divested May 2013

A leading provider of standardized product and price information to the electrical, plumbing/PVF, HVACR, industrial MRO, and office products industries. The Company was acquired by Trimble.

www.tradeservice.com

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Airborne

October 2009
Divested March 2012

A dietary supplement to support your immune system through a unique combination of vitamins, minerals and a proprietary blend of herbal extracts. The Company was acquired by Shiff Nutrition Internatinoal.

www.airbornehealth.com

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Tommy Hilfiger

May 2006
Divested May 2011

Tommy Hilfiger Group's brands included Tommy Hilfiger and Karl Lagerfeld. The Tommy Hilfiger division was acquired from our Investor group by PVH Corp. in May 2011. At that time, our investor group retained an interest in the Tommy Hilfiger Chinese Joint Venture as well as the Karl Lagerfeld brand. PVH has since purchased from the investor group the balance of Tommy China in May 2016. The majority of Karl Lagerfeld is still retained.

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Warner Music Group

February 2004
Divested by IPO April 2005

Warner Music Group consists of recorded music and music publishing businesses.