Feeling Stuck?

Entrepreneurs can feel mystified by how they continually lack capital to grow even when their financial statements show they are profitable. They have discovered there is a lack of long-term sophisticated capital available to companies that have limited operating history and few tangible assets.

Hill Capital views this lack of sophisticated capital as an opportunity to fund and support entrepreneurs in our region.

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We partner with experienced management seeking to expand their business

Hill Capital is an alternative to Private Equity. What does that mean? We can provide your company with capital and the expertise of our advisor network without taking away the autonomy to run your business. Hill Capital recognizes that nobody understands your business and opportunity better than the founders. We do this by providing funding business owners with a growth strategy who align with our core values and provide them with both funding and access to our network of experienced business professionals.

Investment Criteria

While we have the freedom to be flexible, we seek businesses with the following criteria:

  • Cash Flow - History of positive cash flow with annual growth potential above 20%.

  • Growth - Desire to use Hill Capital’s stakeholders, advisors, and network to execute a growth strategy.

  • Management - Business owners that want to collaborate and enhance best practices to drive growth.

  • Industries - Tech and tech-enabled small and medium-sized businesses, especially those in industrial goods and services, media, and healthcare.

  • Geography - Substantial presence in the Great Northern Railway region—Chicago to Seattle and everywhere in between.