Entries by Mark Gartner

ClearLight Partners Invests in Paul Fredrick

NEWPORT BEACH, Calif. Private equity firm ClearLight Partners announced today that it has made a majority investment in Paul Fredrick, a leading designer and direct-to-consumer retailer of men’s apparel and related accessories. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed.

ClearLight Partners Announces Team Growth with New Principal and Associate

NEWPORT BEACH, Calif.—ClearLight Partners, a leading Orange County investment firm with a seventeen-year track record of investing in private companies and helping them achieve their long-term growth aspirations, is pleased to welcome Doug Scherrer and Matt Fobbe to its growing team. Doug Scherrer will join as a Principal, working to source and execute new investment […]

The 3 Questions to Ask Someone Who Wants to Buy Your Business

There are lies, damned lies, and things people will tell you when they want to buy your business. If you are a business owner or CEO, chances are that you’ve been approached more than a few times by someone expressing an interest to invest in or acquire your company.  In the off chance you have […]

ClearLight Partners 2017 Mid-Year Update

At ClearLight, we’ve had a wonderful start to the year and hope this communication finds you well as a valued part of our network in Southern California and across the country. We’ve been fortunate to have a very successful exit with one of our portfolio companies and to have made a recent investment in an industry we […]