Investment Criteria

Valley Ridge invests in American industry. We look for companies with some combination of…

  • Stability and a history of revenue and profit growth
  • Substantial organic growth potential
  • Differentiated products, services or execution capability
  • Demonstrated expertise that provides competitive advantage
  • Fragmented and/or underserved markets
  • Proprietary technology or regulatory protections
  • Bolt-on acquisition opportunities
  • $20M+ revenue, $5M+ EBITDA, $25-100M TEV and 10% EBITDA margins
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Valley Ridge invests in four industrial sectors

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Niche Manufacturing

Production that embeds technology in products or is enabled by technology that creates competitive advantage

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Business-to-business Services

Commercial services involving the installation, service, repair and replacement of infrastructure or capabilities

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Branded Industrial Products

Products typically sold to industrial or commercial customers where brand equity offers tangible market value

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Value-added Distribution

Raw materials processing, sub-assembly, semi-finished and finished goods processing, packaging and distribution