August 1, 2011

KCG Investment Partners Seek Companies For First Fund

KCG Release

Charleston, SC, August 1, 2011 – KCG Investment Partners, LLC, an investment-focused affiliate company of the business consulting firm Knowledge Capital Group (KCG), is pleased to announce the creation of its first investment fund. The firm is currently exploring investment opportunities with established South Carolina companies who need capital.

When asked what types of investments KCG Investment Partners are interested in, Tony Powell, Managing Director stated, "We focus our investments on two areas–-acquisition/recapitalizations and growth capital. In the first scenario, we collaboratively develop thoughtful and successful exit strategies for business owners." He continues, "with a growth capital investment, we help businesses obtain funds to finance the next stage of their business strategy. We work with both straight equity and mezzanine capital structures to help businesses grow."

KCGIP is specifically looking for businesses in the following industry verticals: manufacturing, distribution, and other advanced technologies. An ideal business will have minimum annual revenue of $3 million, be cash flow positive, and have substantial growth opportunities.

As for what makes funding from KCG Investment Partners unique, Powell believes it's his company's active approach. "We partner with entrepreneurs and executives to build significant value in their companies," he says. "We accomplish this through closely working with them to develop a sound business strategy, build an effective organization, and implement a scalable operating infrastructure that supports future growth. Our role varies from minority stakes to controlling interests, depending on the needs of the company seeking capital."

Interested companies seeking funding should contact Tony Powell at (843) 637-3920 x315.

KCG Investment Partners' offices are located on King Street in downtown Charleston, South Carolina. More information about KCG Investment Partners (KCGIP) can be found at