Katahdin Growth Partners


Katahdin Growth Partners invests in and actively grows established lower middle market businesses. We offer an attractive exit opportunity for business owners looking to preserve their legacy and we bring the resources required to enable significant business expansion.

Investment Criteria

We invest in companies with strong growth potential, and then we help them achieve this potential

• Business services
• Industrial services
• Logistics and distribution
• Light manufacturing

• EBITDA up to $5M
• EBITDA Margins over 10%

Flexible to acquire a business with a retiring owner-operator or invest in and support a company whose leader will remain active in the business

• History of consistent and growing cash flows
• Sustainable competitive position in a stable or growing market niche
• Recurring revenue streams from a loyal, diverse customer base
• Multiple avenues for growth

About Us

Katahdin Growth Partners brings to bear all of the expertise, resources, and relationships of its Managing Partner, Senior Advisors, and Investors.

Brett Mitchell is the founder and Managing Partner of Katahdin Growth Partners, which was formed to invest in established businesses and support their accelerated growth through internal reinvestment and follow-on acquisitions. Prior to founding Katahdin Growth Partners, Brett was a Principal at McNally Capital where he led direct investments in business services, logistics & distribution, and light manufacturing companies. Previously, he was a Project Leader at Monitor Group, a global strategy consulting firm where he worked with management teams at fortune 500 companies to develop and design growth strategies and optimize operations. Brett has served as the CEO of a national nonprofit consulting firm with 300 consultants in 11 offices across United States. Brett currently serves on the Board of AIA, Government Sourcing Solutions, and Hebron Academy. Brett received his SB at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology in Aeronautical and Astronautical Engineering and an MBA from the Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University.

Katahdin Growth Partners' Senior Advisors and Investors include former CEOs, Presidents, and Industry Executives with deep industry knowledge, relationships, and experience growing businesses that can be impactful for accelerating the growth of our investment.

Brett Mitchell

Managing Partner

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