PE/VC  Brooklyn Equity

     Office Locations:

80 State Street
Brooklyn, NY 11201
Phone: 617-935-9149
Fax: 617-663-6186



  • Early
  • Expansion
  • Growth
  • Middle Market



  • Business Services
  • Consumer Products & Services
  • Education & Training
  • Manufacturing & Industrial
  • Media & Digital Media
  • Retail & Restaurant



    Formerly known as Generation Equity Investors, Brooklyn Equity is a private equity investment firm providing capital and management assistance exclusively to established $3-$30 million revenue small businesses. The firm has capital resources of $25 million with a strategic focus on small business acquisitions or growth financing. The firm pursues growth-ready companies with up to $5 million EBITDA. The partners are generalists with an affinity for direct marketing, e-commerce, business services, niche distribution, and industrial and consumer products.

    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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    Brian Colton Managing Partner
    David Antokal Principal


    Portfolio companies include:

      Dancing Deer Baking Company
        web link

      Second Time Around
        web link

      Sherrill Tree
        web link

      Wastewater Specialties
        web link


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