eScreen, Inc.
eScreen, Inc. provides comprehensive pre-employment screening services to local, regional and national employers throughout the United States, including drug testing services and background checks. Founded in 1998 by one of the pioneers of the drug testing industry, the company's drug testing system is the industry’s only FDA-approved, digitally based, rapid testing system that relays results to the employer in minutes. Leading customers include Wal-Mart, Sears and other national retailers.

In August 2003, Vintage initially invested a combination of debt and equity securities to support the growth of eScreen's installed base and its ongoing capital requirements.
In 2008, eScreen closed a minority growth investment from the Carlyle Group redeeming Vintage’s principal investment. Vintage continues to hold a significant equity stake in the company.
Lubricating Specialties Company
Founded in 1928, Lubricating Specialties Company (“LSC”) is the largest independent manufacturer of lubricating oils and greases in the Western United States. At its two primary facilities near Los Angeles, California, the company custom blends and packages over 1,200 product formulations for over 300 active customers. The main business lines include: (i) blending and packaging of lubricant oils for auto, truck, and marine applications, (ii) manufacturing specialty greases and other lubricants for niche industrial purposes, and (iii) providing bulk storage and blending of petroleum additives and related products.

In March 2003, Vintage Capital Group, LLC completed a structured investment in LSC to effect a refinancing of the company's senior and subordinated indebtedness.

In August 2004, Vintage Fund Management, in partnership with LSC management, acquired a controlling interest in LSC from its non-active shareholder.
PCA Aerospace, Inc.
PCA Aerospace, Inc. is a leading manufacturer of complex machined components and subassemblies for a variety of commercial and military aerospace programs. Founded in 1963 and headquartered in Southern California, the company's customers include Lockheed Martin Corporation, the Boeing Company, Bell Helicopter, and other OEMs and tier one suppliers.

In June 2005, VFM invested a combination of debt and equity securities to support the company's acquisition of Fairchild Aerostructures, a subsidiary of The Fairchild Corporation, substantially increasing the company's revenue base and manufacturing capacity.

Playnetwork, Inc.
PlayNetwork, Inc. specializes in the creation and distribution of entertainment media that connects the voice of the brand to the consumer across all touch points — in store, online and on device. Founded in 1996, PlayNetwork is the industry's leading integrated media provider for branded music, messaging, video, entertainment promotions and event media, systems integration services, and commerical XM Satellite Radio subscriptions. The company represents over 185 total brands in over 60 countries, creating high-impact media experiences that drive consumer behavior and affinity, in-store and beyond. PlayNetwork works with many brands in the retail, hospitality, health and fitness, banking, and other business environments making the brands relevant and engaging for the consumer.

In May 2006, VFM invested a structured equity note to support Channel M's growth initiatives. In September, 2006, VFM invested additional growth capital to support Channel M's acquisition of the In-Store Division of ScreenPlay, Inc., a provider of in-store video content to retailers throughout the United States. In 2008, Vintage, Ascend Venture Group and Intel Capital provided an additional round of capital to support and accelerate Channel M's growth plan. In October 2009, Vintage led the recapitalization of Channel M which facilitated PlayNetwork's acquisition of the company.

ATS Systems, Inc.
ATS Systems, Inc. is a leading manufacturer of specialty workholding fixtures for serving the machine tool industry. Headquartered in Southern California, the company has provided high-quality, branded workholding fixtures for 25 years.

In July 2006, VFM invested a combination of debt and equity securities to support the company's acquisition of SMW Systems, LLC, a branded provider of machine tool accessories. The acquisition of SMW makes ATS one of the largest providers of machine tool accessories in the market, substantially expanding its product offering and market presence.
Avioserv San Diego, Inc.
Headquartered in San Diego, Avioserv San Diego, Inc. ("Avioserv") is a leading international provider of commercial aircraft engine products and services to the aircraft engine aftermarket. The Company specializes in the sale, lease, and exchange of airframe components, engine parts, engine modules, engine components, whole engines, and accessories and also provides consignment sales and engine, material, and inventory management services.

In March 2007, VFM invested in Avioserv to support the company's growth initiatives.