Although not limited to a particular industry or sector, COOKE, LLC generally will concentrate its investments in information technology companies emphasizing SAS solutions for the following business lines: e-commerce, telecommunications, multimedia and content services, and integration technologies.
Experienced, highly capable leadership or entrepreneurial team with the ability to attract and retain quality personel.
Articulated or demonstrated strategy to establish the company with a strong and sustainable competitive advantage (resulting from an clear company vision, unique products, services and/or technology, brand recognition, established distribution channels, etc.), all aimed a large market opportunity.
Nationwide in the United States and Canada, but with a concentration on the Mid-Atlantic or Mid-West areas of the United States.
Clear and well defined.
Preferably revenue generating with EBITDA positive operation.
Early to expansion stage.
Investment amounts range from $50,000 to $500,000 USD.
Typically, convertable debt or preferred equity.
Required in most cases.