PE  Heartland Equity Partners

     Office Locations:

4800 North Lilac Dr
Brooklyn Center, MN 55429
Phone: 612-940-4427



  • Middle Market



  • Business Services
  • Manufacturing & Industrial
  • Transportation & Distribution



    Heartland Equity Partners is a private equity firm that focuses on companies in the upper Midwest primarily in Wisconsin, Minnesota, and Iowa. The firm invests in majority interests, but are open to an ongoing equity stake for owners, their families, and senior leaders. Industries of interest include manufacturing, value-added distribution, and business services. Heartland Equity will invest in companies that have sales ranging from $5 million to $30 million and a stable and profitable operating history. According to an SEC filing, Heartland Equity Partners has raised $9.9 million for its debut fund.



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    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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    Christopher W. Curtin Principal
    Jerry M. Bauer Principal
    John E. Hofkes Principal
    Jonathan Dobbs Principal
    Mark A. Orgel Principal


    Portfolio companies include:

      Cass Screw Machine Products
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      Visual Impact
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