Mindshare Technologies, Inc.
Mindshare Technologies, Inc. is an industry leader in the rapidly growing “Voice of the Customer” space, with a particular emphasis on servicing multi-unit restaurant chains, retail establishments, and call centers. Services consist of collecting end-customer feedback, analyzing that data, and delivering actionable insights to the appropriate client personnel. Clients can access their data and reports through an online interface at anytime and are additionally supported by a dedicated account manager. The company is based in Salt Lake City, Utah.
Imagine Learning is a leading developer and marketer of language and literacy solution software for the English as a Second Language market for grades pre-K through 6th. Imagine Learning provides educational software to more than 200,000 students in schools across the United States and around the world. Students receive one-on-one instruction through hundreds of engaging activities specifically designed to meet their individual needs and provide real results. The Company's software enables students to receive a customized lesson plan that dynamically calibrates to students skill levels as they progress through the lesson plans.
GOAL ZERO is an innovator of portable solar power systems that power a variety of devices – from cell phones to laptops and even refrigerators – anywhere and at any time. Providing a perfect blend of portability and power, Goal Zero products feature full solar energy systems –solar panels, portable rechargers and accessories – each designed to work in concert with each other. The Company markets products primarily through major outdoor lifestyle retailers (Cabela's, Costco, Target, REI, Bass Pro Shops, Sportsman's Warehouse, etc.) and directly to consumers.
NCS Energy Services
NCS Energy Services is a provider of downhole tool-based fracturing and well stimulation services to the oil and gas industry. NCS is headquartered in Houston, Texas with a significant operating subsidiary based in Calgary, Alberta Canada. The Company has strong relationships with E&P companies and oilfield services companies throughout North America and abroad. NCS has developed a proprietary fracturing tool, the Mongoose, that enables sand jetting with mechanical isolation with better results than competitors and has developed a proprietary sleeve technology that utilizes the Mongoose to actuate the sleeves down hole with great efficacy. NCS services and products are primarily used in horizontal oil and gas wells throughout North America.
Re-Bath is a leading franchisor of residential bathroom remodeling services that offers its residential and commercial customers a one-stop turnkey bathroom remodeling solution. The Tempe, Arizona based company manufactures and installs bathtub liners and replacement tubs, wall systems, shower liners, vanity tops, flooring, and toilets in residential bathrooms and hotels across the U.S. and internationally.
Southeast Directional Drilling
Southeast Directional Drilling is a national leader in providing specialized underground horizontal drilling services to the oil and gas, municipal water and telecom industries. Headquartered in Casa Grande, AZ the company has developed highly specialized equipment and technology enabling them to provide services for pipeline installation and maintenance in environmentally and ecologically sensitive areas and under existing man-made infrastructure.
Jet Set Sports
Jet Set Sports is the leading provider of Olympic hospitality services for global Corporate and VIP clients. Jet Set differentiates itself via its management of premium Olympic assets including hotels, transportation, venue access, and event tickets. Jet Set has joint ventured with leading Olympic sponsors, such as Visa and GE to create special programs that help these sponsors maximize their International Olympic Committee (TOP Sponsor) sponsorship programs. Jet Set also enjoys exclusive sponsorship agreements with leading National Olympic Committees (NOCs), allowing it to service customers in these geographic regions.
International Development Corporation (IDC)
International Development Corporation (IDC) is a global leader in the development and marketing of products based on solar and LED technologies. IDC focuses on product design, engineering, procurement, packaging, marketing and logistics with manufacturing outsourced to strategic partners in China. IDC markets solar landscape lighting and battery products under the Westinghouse brand and markets wired lighting, consumer electronics, and commercial products under various brand identities. Products are sold primarily through mass merchandise, home center, and club channels throughout North America.
Western States Lodging and Management
Western States Lodging and Management is a management and operations company for both senior care properties and hotel properties. In 2009, WSLM managed seven senior care facilities (including independent living, assisted living and skilled nursing / transitional rehabilitation facilities) in the Utah communities of Logan, Ogden, Bountiful, Taylorsville (2), South Jordan (2), and one in Mesa, Arizona. WSLM manages seven hotels in Utah and Nevada, predominantly Marriott and Hilton branded properties, as well as the Davis County Conference Center. WSLM expects to grow rapidly over the next several years through de novo growth as well as facility acquisition opportunities across the western half of the United States. WSLM is headquartered in Taylorsville, Utah.
Mity Enterprises is a designer and manufacturer of multipurpose room furniture sold to educational, recreational, hotel and hospitality, healthcare, church and other public assembly markets. Mity-Lite division manufactures and sources lightweight and durable folding tables, folding and stacking chairs, and accessories. Broda division manufactures mobile, supportive healthcare seating (somewhat similar to wheelchairs) for elderly or disabled patients.
Provo Craft is a leading product design and distribution company in the general crafting and papercrafting industries, supplying both proprietary and third party goods to craft retailers. It also operates 10 craft retail stores in Utah and Idaho. The Company has achieved its market leadership position through the cultivation of strong industry relationships, successful product introductions, and nearly two decades of sourcing directly from manufacturers in Asia.
RWI Construction provides above-ground services to the oil and gas industry. Services include pad preparation for drilling and exploration clients; welding, assembly and maintenance of collection tanks and pipes; environmental services – leak detection, soil remediation and waste disposal; pressure vessel refurbishment and repair; other general services such as sandblasting, painting, coating, contract pumping and general roustabout labor.
LifePort specializes in the manufacture of cabin components, mechanical devices, cabinetry and finished interior structures for helicopters and business jets. The Company is comprised of 3 divisions: LifePort, which focuses on multi-mission medevac interiors, LifePort Interiors, which manufactures upscale cabinetry as well as armored floor systems and protected seating and siding for both ground and air combat vehicles, and Enflite, which offers a diverse product line from sidewall table deployment mechanisms to electric pocket doors to convection ovens. Lifeport supplies leading OEMs in the fixed-wing and rotor wing aircraft segment, government agencies, DIY corporate aircraft owners and "completion centers" who subcontract from Lifeport and then install Lifeport finished components.
Michael's Finer Meats & Seafoods
Michael's Finer Meats & Seafoods is a specialty processor and distributor of meats and seafood headquartered in the Midwest. The company focuses on white-linen restaurants, country clubs, caterers, hotels, and others nationwide who value the highest quality proteins and exceptional service. Michael's is the nation's premier center-of-the-plate specialist and prides itself on supplying excellent and consistent products every time to every customer.
AMP Resources owns and develops geothermal power plants that use a proprietary, high efficiency heat transfer process to convert the earth's hot subsurface fluids to electrical power. This process is twenty to forty percent more efficient than current technologies. Additionally, through its engineering services subsidiary, the company sells technology solutions and engineering design services to customers who use geothermal, industrial waste heat or solar thermal energy to generate electrical power. The company also has a subsidiary whose technology is able to locate and map groundwater to depths greater then 4,000 feet and horizontally to more than 10,000 feet.
Erickson Construction is a leading provider of labor and material for the frame construction of residential housing and also provides and installs interior trims and doors. The company operates in the western Unites States with headquarters in Arizona. It is a quality and efficiency leader primarily due to efficient manufacturing plants in Phoenix and Sacramento, which produce wall panels and roof and floor trusses for assembly at home sites. The company has framed over 46,500 homes since its inception in 1975.
Leslee Scott, Inc.
Leslee Scott, Inc. is a seller and distributor of private label and name brand clothing, linens, personal hygiene products, and recreational equipment to penal institutions throughout the United States and Puerto Rico. The majority of the company's products are sold under their private label. The company recently established a new brand, which focuses exclusively on distributing products to professionals in the law enforcement industry.
Metro Waste is an integrated provider of waste management services for construction and demolition (C&D) waste and municipal solid waste (MSW). It operates two landfills, two recycling centers and a C&D hauling operation along the “Wasatch Front” region of Utah. This region includes Salt Lake City and represents over 80% of the state's population and waste flow.
Omniture is the leading provider of valuable analytical tools for companies to successfully conduct business online. It operates using a “Software as a Service” business model providing it a predictable recurring revenue stream and a platform for upselling customers new services. Its current products include a suite of on-demand tools for web site analytics, data mining, and marketing that allow online marketers to (among other things) tie advertising spend to success rates, qualify search engines based on the profitability they generate by campaign, and make special targeted offers to customers. The company provides services worldwide with leading companies such as AOL, Microsoft, eBay, WalMart, and MSN.
Atlas Aerospace is a contracted single-source provider of flight critical airframe components and assemblies for leading aircraft OEMs. The company consists of two business divisions that produce airframe components and assemblies: Product Manufacturing Company (PMC) & Wichita Aerospace Spares (WASI). The PMC division focuses on current model commercial, corporate, and military aircraft. The WASI division supplies replacement parts for out-of-production aircraft. The complexity of the machine parts and assemblies produced by the company is such that it is difficult for the OEMs to move the business to competitors.
True Results operates ambulatory surgical centers (ASCs) and support resources dedicated to the treatment and care of obesity with a network of partner physicians. Its primary focus is laparoscopic surgical placement of gastric bands, an alternative to gastric bypass. The company is the U.S. leader in outpatient gastric banding with an estimated 70% outpatient and 10% overall market share of Lap-Bands. It derives its competitive position from two key competencies: superior clinical procedural results and strong sales and marketing.
Vitron Manufacturing specializes in the engineering and manufacturing of components and complex assemblies for the aerospace, defense, medical, technology and commercial industries. It has the ability to perform highly complex machining operations integrated with sheet metal manufacturing. Key products include chassis (primarily related to avionics, these consist of a mix of highly complex machined parts as well as sheet metal parts) and custom installation kits (multiple machined parts used to install chassis and other equipment).