PE  West Coast Capital (WCC)

     Office Locations:

15233 Venture Boulevard, Suite 306
Sherman Oaks, CA 91493
Phone: 818-501-2666
Fax: 818-501-2669



  • Middle Market



  • Business Services
  • Consumer Products & Services
  • Manufacturing & Industrial
  • Retail & Restaurant



    Founded in 1995, WCC is an investment bank specializing in transactions of $10 million to $100 million. The firm's Merchant Banking operations work with early-stage companies with proprietary and/or patented technologies; Companies with proven management track records; Growth industries; and Industry consolidations of fragmented industries. Transaction sizes are typically $5 million to $75 million. WCC has no geographic limitations and has assisted companies throughout the United States and Canada. WCC prefers companies with revenues ranging from $10 million to $100 million and EBITDA from $1 million to $10 million. While receptive to opportunities in all industries, WCC has significant prior investment experience in the following sectors: Consumer products manufacturing; Consumer services, including restaurants, retail, travel & leisure; and Business services. WCC's principal, Lorne Goldberg, owns and operates three restaurant chains, Mandarin Express, Leeann Chin and Chin's Asia Fresh. Mr. Goldberg's portfolio of quick-service Chinese restaurants is the second largest in the U.S.

    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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    Lorne Goldberg Principal


    Portfolio companies include:

      Baja Fresh
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      Chin's Asia Fresh
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      Epson American
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      Leeann Chin
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      Mandarin Express
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      Pick Up Stix
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      Ryan's Express
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