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Zoes Kitchen Opens Another Restaurant in The Main Line

Portfolio Company News: Zoes Kitchen

Zoës Kitchen, a Brentwood Associates portfolio company, will open another restaurant  to bring Mediterranean comfort food with a Southern twist to the Main Line, a region of suburban Philadelphia, reports the Main Line...

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Brentwood Gets First Dividend From K-Mac as Fundraising Continues, Reports peHUB and Fortune

Portfolio Company News: K-Mac and Paper Source

Brentwood Associates has received its first dividend from K-Mac Holdings, reports peHUB. Bill Barnum, managing partner at Brentwood Associates, commented: "K-Mac’s debt, after the dividend, is lower than when Brentwood acquired it."The...

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Bill Gates Shows his Extensive Collection of Great Courses on 60 Minutes

Brentwood Associates portfolio company: The Teaching Company

In a recent profile with "60 Minutes," Bill Gates showed his extensive collection of The Great Courses from The Teaching Company, a Brentwood Associates portfolio company. “The more you learn,” Bill Gates said during his interview...

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Brentwood Associates Recapitalizes K-Mac and Paper Source

Dividend recapitalizations of K-Mac and Paper Source

Brentwood Associates (“Brentwood”), a consumer-focused private equity investment firm, announced it has completed dividend recapitalizations of two of its portfolio companies, K-Mac Holdings, Corp. (“K-Mac”) and Paper Source,...

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