Elk Lake Capital is a family owned private equity firm focused exclusively on control-investment opportunities in private entrepreneurial companies with revenues typically under $25 million. Elk Lake Capital is the investment arm of the Lynett-Haggerty family holdings which primarily consist of newspaper and radio stations under the corporate umbrella of Times-Shamrock Communications. Times-Shamrock is a 120 year-old family-owned business now in its fourth generation of family leadership. The firm’s key strategy is to partner with highly motivated, proven management teams with a clear plan to create equity value. Elk Lake Capital has a particular interest in family businesses looking to sell or transition to a new partner while maintaining the core principles and culture of a family firm.
Elk Lake Capital has over four generations of experience managing diverse businesses in numerous locations throughout the United States and the U.S. Virgin Islands. The firm insures that management partners have the day-to-day operational freedom to achieve their business objectives and the opportunity to share in the value they create through management merit programs.