PE  B12 Capital Partners

     Office Locations:

4900 Main Street, Suite 950
Kansas City, MO 64112
Phone: 816-994-8631



  • Late
  • Middle Market



  • Business Services
  • Consumer Products & Services
  • Defense & Homeland Security
  • Education & Training
  • Energy & Clean Tech
  • Food & Agriculture
  • Manufacturing & Industrial
  • Media & Digital Media
  • Medical Device
  • Retail & Restaurant



    B12 Capital Partners is a private equity fund looking to partner with the management of manufacturing and distribution companies from $5 to $50 million in revenue. B12 Capital is focused on investing in mid to late stage companies, with a minimum of $500 thousand up to $5 million. Its geographical emphasis is on the states of the Big Twelve conference, extending into the upper Midwest, Southeast and Intermountain West. B12 focuses on commercial and industrial companies in a variety of sectors, including aerospace; agriculture; distribution and commercial services; filtration, water, and air quality; niche energy; medical products and devices; OEM components and products; paper, pritning, and plastics related; speciality chemical; and specialty publishing. The firm also invests in niche consumer product companies in education; pet products; branded apparel and outdoor and recreation products; branded food and food ingrediants; and craft/hobby.

    Investment Firm Key

       VC = Venture Capital
       PE = Private Equity
       A = Angel
       I = Incubator
       MB = Merchant Bank
       VD = Venture Debt
       FI = Family Investment Office
       FOF = Fund of Funds
       ED = Economic Development Office   
       TT = Technology Transfer Office
       CVC = Corporate Venture Capital
       SEC = Secondary Purchaser
       HF = Hedge Fund/Mutual Fund
    Venture Capital
    Seed Stage
    (includes "pre-seed," or
    concept stage)
    No Revenue
    Early StageMinimal
    Growth Stage
    (also called Mid-stage)
    Expansion Stage
    (also called Late-stage)
    $7M and greater
    Private Equity
    Lower Middle Market$10M-$249M
    Middle Market$250M-$499M
    Upper Middle Market$500M-$1B
    Large Cap>$1B

    Investment Team:

    Name   Title
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    Daniel C. Schulte Managing Partner
    Gregory L. Gaeddert Managing Partner
    Michael D. Wedel Managing Partner


    Portfolio companies include:

      Advanced Probing Systems
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      Arrow Material Handling Products
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      Brown Industries
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      C&W Manufacturing & Sales
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      Diamond Coach
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      Domaille Engineering
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      Doors in Motion
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      Office Snax
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      WEM Automation Inc
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      Western Reserve Wire Products
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