PE  Blackmore Partners

     Office Locations:

4802 North Broadway St, Suite #200
Chicago, IL 60640
Phone: 773.728.2763



  • Expansion
  • Growth
  • Late



  • Information Technology
  • Manufacturing & Industrial
  • Retail & Restaurant
  • Software & Internet



    Blackmore Partners is an advisory firm that partners with senior executives to build successful businesses. The firm provides buy-side advisory services to qualified executives, helping them successfully acquire platforms (private companies) or add-ons (operating divisions). Additionally, Blackmore leverages on their database of executives to offer talent acquisition services for companies with Board positions, C-suite and Management positions. The firm seeks out companies with revenues between $35M and $200M and a minimum EBITDA of $5M. For add-ons, companies should have revenues between $1M and $50M and a maximum EBITDA of $5M. Blackmore has financed and operated logistics, manufacturing, technology, retail and professional services companies and raised in excess of $500 million in capital and completed over 30 M&A transaction for these businesses.

    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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    Gerald O'Dwyer Managing Director and Partner


    Portfolio companies include:

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      Northwest Mailing Service
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      The Lion Brewery
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