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

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


Branded Industrial Products

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


Value-added Distribution

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