Craft Butchery, based in Westport CT, is an old-fashioned butcher shop with modern-day ideals. They carry a unique selection of premium quality meats that is pasture raised and sourced from small, local farms. Gold Ridge made an equity investment in the initial round of fund raising.
Coastal Pizza is a Franchisee of Little Caesars and owns and operates multiple locations in Georgia and South Carolina. Gold Ridge provided a senior secured term loan for the purchase of additional stores.
Grind Hospitality Group
The Grind Hospitality Group is a Miami based restaurant operator opening a gastropub in the Brickell section of downtown Miami. Gold Ridge provided a senior secured term loan and equity investment to fund the construction of the initial restaurant. Capital is available for future locations.
Local Yokel is an online ad marketplace specializing in monetizing hyperlocal ad impressions. The platform allows a local or national business serving a defined geography to target audiences in their immediate service areas on local online content communities have come to know and trust. Gold Ridge made an investment in the Series A round through Preferred Units.
Luciano’s Pizzeria is a traditional NY pizzeria located near the Kiawah Island resort in coastal South Carolina. Gold Ridge partnered with an experience operator and provided a senior secured loan as well as equity capital to fund the opening of the initial restaurant. Capital is available for future locations.
Xtract Research is a fixed income research and data provider focused on covenant oriented research for high yield, convertible bonds and syndicated loans. Gold Ridge made an equity investment in the business.