Blackford Capital is a private equity investment firm based in Grand Rapids, Michigan that acquires, manages, and builds lower middle-market manufacturing, distribution, and service companies.
Blackford Capital is headquartered in Grand Rapids, Michigan, at 190 Monroe Ave. NW Suite 600 Grand Rapids, MI 49503. There is also a second office located in Royal Oak, Michigan at 150 West Second Street, Suite 400 Royal Oak, MI 48067
Blackford Capital works exclusively with Accredited Investors, as defined in Rule 501 under the Securities Act. Generally, this means investors that have a net worth of $1,000,000 or more.
Blackford Capital has an extensive selection process. Annually, Blackford reviews roughly 5,000 opportunities. Using our disciplined investment criteria, our in-depth diligence process, and our years of experience, Blackford Capital only selects a few opportunities to invest in each year. Prior to completing an investment, each investment undergoes and extensive diligence process and is approved by our Investment Committee, which meets every Friday to review investment opportunities.
Interested sophomore, junior, and senior students can send resume and cover letter to Megan Scheid at firstname.lastname@example.org at any time for any of the following three intern seasons: Our Junior Analyst program is open to sophomore, junior, and senior level students, and runs three separate seasons year-round:
Winter (January-April) – part-time flexible around school schedule, 15 – 20 hours per week
Summer (May-August) – full-time, 50+ hours per week
Fall (September-December) – part-time flexible around school schedule, 15 – 20 hours per week