PE  Tonka Bay Equity Partners

http://www.tonkabayequity.com





     Office Locations:

301 Carlson Parkway, Suite 325
Minnetonka, MN 55305
Phone: 952-345-2030
Fax: 952-345-2001

 

Stages:

  • Middle Market


 

Industries:

  • Business Services
  • Manufacturing & Industrial
  • Transportation & Distribution

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    Description:

    Founded in 1998, Tonka Bay Equity Partners is a private equity firm based in Minnetonka, Minnesota with $350 million of capital under management. The firm is licensed as a Small Business Investment Company (SBIC). Tonka Bay acquires and invests in niche manufacturing, value-added distribution, and business services companies with EBITDA greater than $2 million. Tonka Bay Equity Partners is the sponsor of two private equity funds: Bayview Capital Partners I&II. The latter Fund began operations in October 2005 with $125 million of combined capital, and Tonka Bay is actively seeking investments for Bayview II. Bayview Capital Partners I began investing in January 1999 with $75 million of available capital. Bayview I invested in 15 portfolio companies and continues to support the growth of its remaining companies. Tonka Bay Equity Partners invests $4 million to $10 million in growth-oriented companies for management buyouts, for shareholder liquidity, to complete acquisitions, and to support growth and expansion. The firm does not invest in financial institutions, real estate, restaurants, or retail. On October 31, 2010, the firm announced the closing of a $150 million investment fund.


     

    Funds:


      Fund Name


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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
       
       
       
    COMPANY STAGEREVENUE
    Venture Capital
    Seed Stage
    (includes "pre-seed," or
    concept stage)
    No Revenue
    Early StageMinimal
    Revenue
    Growth Stage
    (also called Mid-stage)
    $2M-$7M
    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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    Cary Musech Managing Principal
    Jane King Director of Finance
    Molly Simmons Principal
    Pam Milliren Director of Administration
    Peter W. Kooman Managing Principal

     

    Portfolio companies include:


      AccuMold
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      Aero Systems Engineering
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      All-Flex
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      Apex Print
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      AppleWhite Dental
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      AST Bearings
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      Checkers Industrial Products
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      Circuit Check
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      FreshPack Produce
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      Health Fitness
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      NAI Cranes
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      P.T. International
        web link


      Quick Cable
        web link


      Restaurant Technologies
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