Our broad network allows us to provide value-added capital across a wide range of opportunities. We believe that good deals are made with good people, and view the team involved in any situation to be of the utmost importance. Below is a sampling of some of the opportunities we have been involved in:
Cardinal Commerce is a global leader in authenticating digital transactions. Cardinal deepens insights with comprehensive visibility into Card-Not-Present and 3-D Secure processed transactions with intelligent data-driven tools. Partnering with Cardinal, everyone
wins: the consumer can purchase, the merchant can sell and the issuing bank can collect funds, all safely and securely. Cardinal Commerce was acquired by Visa in 2017 and now operates as a wholly-owned subsidiary.
Established in 2006, Valens provides semiconductor products for the distribution of ultra-high-definition (HD) multimedia content. Valens’ patented HDBaseT technology is used by the world’s largest audio/video component manufacturers, enabling the highest quality of connectivity without the limitations of legacy infrastructure and is a global standard for advanced digital media distribution. Valens Automotive, a division
of Valens, was established in 2015 with the singular goal of delivering the world’s most advanced audio/video chipset technology to the automotive world. Valens Automotive chipset technology enables resilient ultra-high-speed in-vehicle connectivity to support the needs of the connected and autonomous car. Valens is a private company headquartered in Israel, with two main business units – audiovisual and automotive.
Shots Studios is a premier digital media company for a new world of creators. Shots collaborates with top-tier talents like Lele Pons and Rudy Mancuso to produce premium comedy and music videos for
Millennials and Gen Z. Shots’ content gets watched over half a billion times a month by a youthful audience between 13-34. Created by John Shahidi and Sam Shahidi, Shots Studios is also backed by other notable investors including Justin Bieber, Floyd Mayweather, WI Harper, and DCM Ventures.
Acquired from DDR Corp. in 2017 by Osborne MCG, Macedonia Commons is a dynamic, regional shopping center of over 600,000 SF in Macedonia, Ohio. With excellent access and visibility from I-271, State Route 8 and Route 82, it is conveniently located between Akron and Cleveland, Ohio. Macedonia Commons benefits from a vibrant Tenant mix anchored by Cinemark, Kohls, Walmart and Home
Depot, with additional nationally recognized tenants coming online soon such as Cleveland Clinic Express Care and Massage Envy.
CalAg LLC. is a manufacturer of high-quality, environmentally-friendly, medium density fiberboard (MDF), a product with a wide range of applications including construction, furniture, molding, flooring, and decorative hardwood plywood. Having developed a proprietary process for manufacturing MDF from annually renewable rice straw, an agricultural waste product with no other economically viable post-harvest use, CalAg's operations are based in the northern portion of California's rice growing region. Given the proximity and low cost of feedstock, the environmentally superior manufacturing
processes employed including formaldehyde-free binders, and being closer to large California markets than any other competitor CalAg LLC. enjoys several advantages over traditional wood-based production.
Overton Venture Capital is a woman led fund that invests in seed and early stage, revenue generating companies whose entrepreneurs break the world’s confines and reimagine it with innovative solutions for next-generation businesses. Overton invests in growth stage companies (Pre Series A) who demonstrate early success through revenue and market validation. Overton seeks opportunities to help create value and a sustainable advantage, looking for key characteristics around People, Product and Performance as key metrics for success. Portfolio company entrepreneurs are executors with exceptional tracks records, differentiated product vision, a strong understanding of customer needs, and build impactful teams.