FI  YAM Worldwide

     Office Locations:

15475 N. 84th Street
Scottsdale, AZ 85260



  • Middle Market



  • Real Estate & Construction
  • Sports & Entertainment



    YAM Worldwide is a holding company for the investments of Bob Parsons, best-known as the founder and executive chairman of GoDaddy. YAM operates in the fields of power sports, golf, real estate, marketing, innovation and philanthropy. Core businesses include LZ Delta, which owns Harley-Davidson of Scottsdale; Go AZ Motorcycles and Spooky Fast Customs; MS LZ Delta, which owns Southern Thunder Harley-Davidson and alternate retail outlets Graceland Harley-Davidson and Blues City Harley-Davidson; Scottsdale National Golf Club; MP Agency, YAM Capital; The Bob & Renee Parsons Foundation; and eight commercial real estate properties in the greater Phoenix area. Privately held since its formation, YAM Worldwide employs more than 225 Arizonans and 70 Mississippians. YAM Capital is a national Private Lending and Investment Firm. YAM specializes in commercial real estate lending, along with the full acquisition of closely held middle-market companies. YAM financing for the acquisition, development and refinance of commercial real estate projects. Typical loans range from $2 million to $50 million+ with terms from 6 months to 3 years. YAM Private Equity takes highly selective acquisitions in middle-market businesses across a variety of sectors and industries, targeting companies with EBITDA of $2 million- $20 million+.

    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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    Jim Strickland Business Development
    Joy Graham Financial Analyst
    Mike Marmis Managing Director


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