our investors

our investors

We’re happy to have experienced and knowledgable investors helping us financially and strategically pave the way toward success in the independent retail industry, grow our client base and reinforce the underlying offerings to the benefit of the retail clients.

With our investors’ support, we are able to bring the type of analytical solutions that national chains are afforded to the small and medium sized retailers. Our Board of Directors has the industry breadth and technical depth to support our anticipated growth.

vineyard capital group

Vineyard Capital Group, LLC, was formed to co-invest with Private Equity Funds and High Net Worth Individuals in small to medium-sized later-stage private companies and small-cap and micro-cap public companies. The Vineyard team brings special expertise in fast growth, pre-public and special situation investments, including turnarounds. Areas of specialization include healthcare, information technology, professional services, managed services (outsourcing) and real estate development.

detroit venture partners

Detroit Venture Partners (DVP) is a venture capital firm that invests in seed and early-stage technology companies with a strong emphasis on Detroit-based startups. In addition to capital, the company provides hands-on coaching, mentorship, support, and resources to help drive growth and success. Founded in 2010 and led by Josh Linkner, Dan Gilbert, and Brian Hermelin, the firm aims to create jobs, urban density, and hope, by backing the next generation of Detroit entrepreneurs.