Shoreline Growth Partners provides business owners with attractive options for liquidity and transition. Our team brings the experience, focus and flexibility to ensure your lasting legacy.
Here’s how we differentiate ourselves from traditional exit opportunities and equity firms:
|Shoreline GP||Private Equity||Strategic Buyer|
|Role of Owner||Flexible – Based on situation||Either full commitment or forced departure||Often minimal|
|Company Legacy||Preserved and grown||Unclear||Often disappears into larger company legacy|
|Deal Terms||Flexible – Based on situation||More rigid with high leverage||Often stock, some cash|
|Source of Capital||Group of successful entrepreneurs and operating executives||Institutional (pension funds and insurance companies)||Public and private funds|
|Value Creation||Building and growing the company||Financial Engineering||Acquisition synergies and cost cutting|
|Investment Horizon||Long term. No pre-set deadlines||Typically 3-5 years restricted by the life of the fund||Varies based on business strategy|
|Commitment||100% full time active management. Only investment||One of several portfolio companies||One of many corporate divisions|
|Governance||Focused management and Board||Investors with some operational experience||Layers of large company management|
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