Craig Enenstein will be speaking at CFA Society Los Angeles’ Private Equity Roundtable on Wednesday, September 20, 2017.
Wetmore Tool & Engineering is a market leader in specialty cutting tools, drill bits and fasteners, serving customers with needs for high precision solutions in the aerospace, automotive and industrial markets since 1950. Wetmore manufactures both custom and standard cutting tools and related products under the HP Manufacturing, Wetmore Cutting Tools and California Associated Products brands. Wetmore was acquired in 2019 by Dormer Parmet, a division of Sandvik Machining Solutions, a business area of Sandvik AB (SAND:SS).
Establish a finance and accounting organization that supports timely and accurate reporting, analysis and planning
Drive scalability by developing and augmenting a human capital plan with targeted external expertise
Accelerate revenue through sales organization effectiveness, new channel entry and innovation
Accelerate growth through acquisition strategy development, target identification and transaction execution and operations integration
Enhance organizations by optimizing processes, implementing systems and investing in capabilities
Craig Enenstein founded Corridor Capital, LLC in September 2005 to pursue control investments in lower middle market buyouts. Leveraging his operating and investment experience, Craig approaches investing as an active partner. Craig developed Corridor Capital to be a strategic and operational partner to the companies in which it invests and to work closely with the management and boards of directors of those companies.
Prior to launching Corridor Capital, Craig led transactions for Omninet Capital, Liberty Digital and Knowledge Universe where he completed over two dozen private equity and venture capital investments totaling over $400 million across a wide range of industries. He developed a reputation for working closely with management of the portfolio companies to assist in business strategy, mergers and acquisitions sourcing and execution, capital access and structuring, operations restructuring and business planning. Prior to joining Knowledge Universe, Craig was a strategy consultant with L.E.K. Consulting and Bain & Company.
Craig currently serves on the boards of CCT Holdco, LLC, Circuitronics EMS Holdings, LLC, Consolidated Flooring, LLC, IE Food Holdings, LLC, NPAS Holdings, LLC and Specialty Marketing & Communications Holdings, LLC. He also serves on the board of Naspers Limited, Wharton Graduate Executive Board of Directors, Wharton Private Equity and Venture Capital Association and MAKE IT IN LA. He has also served on the board of directors of AirPrime, Inc., Arrowsight, Inc., CDI Holdco, LLC, food.com, Game Show Network, LLC, IOP Holdings, LLC, MIH Holdings, Ltd., NameSafe, LLC, OpenTV, Inc. (Nasdaq: OPTV), Paramount Scaffold, Inc. TIR Systems, Limited (TSX: TIR) and TrashMasters, LLC. He served on the Wharton Alumni Executive Board of Directors for over 10 years (serving as President, Chairman and Chairman Emeritus for 7). Craig is an active member of Young Presidents’ Organization. He holds an M.B.A. from the Wharton School of Business, an M.A. in International Studies from the Lauder Institute at the University of Pennsylvania and a B.A. from the University of California at Berkeley.
SPM Marketing & Communications is a La Grange, IL based brand advisory and fully integrated marketing services platform focused on hospitals, healthcare systems and the healthcare industry. SPM’s marketing and advertising services include branding, creative services, content marketing, digital, media planning & buying and consumer insights/research. As a leading healthcare marketing firm, SPM has worked with over 300 healthcare organizations in over 40 states.
Indo~European Foods is a Glendale, CA based company which sources, develops, markets and distributes to retailers and wholesalers a broad offering of authentic Eastern European, Mediterranean, North African and South Asian spreads, preserves, condiments, appetizers, cheeses, confections, seasonings and specialty grains and rice.
Nationwide is a Gibbsboro, NJ based appraisal management company (“AMC”), licensed in all applicable states with existing AMC legislation and active in facilitating independent appraisals throughout the entire country. The Company specializes in the management of appraisal and property valuation services for residential and commercial property lenders, including many of the country’s largest mortgage originators and banks. Nationwide’s commitment to maintaining the highest standards of compliance, service and appraiser quality has enabled it to rapidly become the preferred partner for more than 20,000 loan officers, 400 different lending institutions and 7,500 of the most skilled independent appraisers throughout the United States.
Circuitronics is an Irving, TX based provider of specialized printed circuit board (“PCB”) assembly and related electronic manufacturing services (“EMS”). The Company offers a broad set of capabilities, including rapid prototype development, complex and ruggedized PCB assembly, system assembly and test, design for manufacturing and design for testing services, and end-of-life supply chain services. The Company serves customers in several demanding industrial and energy end-markets, with a recognized specialization in high-mix, low-volume applications that have exacting quality requirements and/or complex layouts. Circuitronics has established itself as a regional leader by flexible, customized solutions for high quality products with exceptional customer service.
SCI, headquartered in Southfield, MI, is the leading distributor and installer of floor covering products for the repair, maintenance and restoration of commercial, healthcare, multi-family and insured residential properties in Michigan. Since 1980, the Company has provided customers with superior service, quality and selection at competitive prices, while serving as a valued distribution partner to the country’s leading flooring manufacturers. In 2016, through its holding company Consolidated Flooring, LLC, the company acquired MC Flooring, the market leading distributor and installer of floor covering products for the multi-family segment in Kansas City. In 2018, through its holding company Consolidated Flooring, LLC, the company acquired Eastpointe Interiors, a leading distributor and installer of floor covering products for commercial properties in Western Michigan.
U.S. Industrial Tool & Supply Company offers an expansive selection of professional tools and accessories for aerospace manufacturing and other high precision industrial applications. The Company’s products include the HS Tooling brand, which is a market leader in aerospace installation, assembly and repair tools with exceptional speed, precision and power. Corridor acquired 100% of the company through the acquisition of Churchill Aerospace in 2012.
Arvan, Inc. specializes in fabricating mechanical and electrical components for the aerospace, electronic, microwave and electrical power industries. The Company has over 50 years of experience producing components to the highest engineering standards with compression and injection transfer molding of composite materials, CNC precision machining and metal components assembly. Corridor acquired 100% of the company through the acquisition of Churchill Aerospace in 2012.
Connecting Point Marketing Group (CPMG) is a producer of business-intensive Events which connect senior level executives for innovation in the food retail, hospitality, specialty retail and healthcare industries. CPMG was acquired by Emerald Expositions in 2017.
Innovative Office Products is a leading manufacturer of ergonomic mounting solutions for monitors, notebooks, tablet PCs and control panels as well as sit-stand desks. IOP offers 5,000+ SKUs in the U.S. and internationally to a diverse base of blue chip customers. Innovative Office Products was acquired by Cathay Capital in 2017.
Control Devices, LLC is a leading manufacturer of high quality valves and nozzles serving the pressure washer, compressed air, fire safety, brake systems, calibration systems, food service, agricultural and industrial industries. Control Devices was acquired in 2013 by Goldner Hawn Johnson & Morrison.