Industry Experience

The Clarion team has developed deep sector expertise across a variety of industries including Business Services, Healthcare Services, Specialty Financial Services, Consumer Products, Specialty Retail, and Media and Entertainment. This experience provides a knowledge base that Clarion utilizes for the benefit of its investments. In addition, it provides a contact base from which to source senior executives, board members, and other value-added advisors. Below is a list of companies in which Clarion’s team has invested or has served on the Board of Directors as a Board Member or Observer.

  • Current and Historical
  • Past Experience
  Company Name Industry Description
Historical Investment Consumer Products

Premium quality cookware company.

Current Investment Business Services

Specializes in professional administration for custodial accounts and cost containment services for the insurance industry.

Historical Investment Media and Entertainment

Developer and manager of a Native American casino.

Current Investment Consumer Products

Leading international designer, manufacturer and marketer of high-quality, premium writing instruments as well as personal and business accessories including timepieces, leather goods, reading glasses, desk sets and stationery.

Historical Clarion Investment Media and Entertainment

Leading advertising representation firm and agency, managing an array of media across platforms on a targeted and measured basis.

Historical Clarion Investment Business Services, Healthcare Services

Insurance services firm specializing in Medicare Set-Aside Account allocations (MSAs).

Historical Investment Specialty Financial Services

Financial services company specializing in monetizing of distressed receivables portfolios.

Historical Clarion Investment Specialty Financial Services

Rapidly growing personal lines insurance business with innovative low-cost/overhead model.

Historical Clarion Investment Consumer Products

Leader in design, production, and distribution of luxury luggage and personal and business accessories.

Historical Investment Media and Entertainment

Entertainment technology company focused on giant-screen and 3-D productions.

Current Investment Consumer Products

Leader in high quality tabletop, giftware, and collectible products.

Historical Clarion Investment Healthcare Services

Largest privately held provider of travel nurse staffing.

Current Investment Media and Entertainment

Advertising industry standard for media cost measurement and television ratings analytics.

Historical Clarion Investment Business Services

Leading professional employer organization (PEO), providing human resources outsourcing for small- and medium-sized businesses.

Historical Clarion Investment Specialty Retail

Upscale chain of distinctive seafood restaurants whose ultra-fresh selections are flown in daily from around the world.

Past Experience Almatis Sarl Other

Manufacturer of alumina based specialty chemicals.

Past Experience Bliss Technologies, Inc. Other

Parts manufacturer for the auto and heavy truck industry.

Past Experience KPE, Inc. Media and Entertainment

Leading Internet company.

Past Experience Nation One Mortgage Company Specialty Financial Services

Low-cost mortgage origination firm.

Past Experience National Propane Other

Distributor of liquefied petroleum gas.

Past Experience P&F Industries, Inc. Other

Tool manufacturer.

Past Experience Pathlore Software Corporation Business Services

Corporate training company.

Past Experience Peak 10, Inc. Business Services

Data center and managed services provider.

Past Experience Primus International, Inc. Other

Aerospace supplier of structural components, kits, and assemblies.

Past Experience Snapple Consumer Products

Leading consumer beverage company.

Past Experience Strategic Publications, LLC Media and Entertainment

Community newspaper holding company.

Past Experience Virgo Publishing, LLC Media and Entertainment

B2B magazine and trade show company.