VFM invests between $5 million and $20 million of growth capital in support of management teams or entrepreneurs that are builders, not sellers, of businesses. VFMs investment team is comprised of experienced investment professionals that have successfully completed investments as outlined below.

Types of Transactions
– Internal Growth
– Acquisitions
– Buyouts of Non-Active/Passive Shareholders
– Balance Sheet Restructurings/Refinancings
– Management Sponsored Buyouts
– Majority or Minority Recapitalizations

Target Company Profile
– Management teams with a significant equity stake in their business
– Sustainable EBITDA greater than $3 million
– Revenues between $20 million and $250 million
– Headquartered in the United States
– Leading companies within their industry segment with
   defensible market positions

Target Industry Characteristics:
– Basic industries
– Positive industry dynamics
– Limited technology risk
– No fashion-related industries