We partner with exceptional leadership teams creating world-class customer experiences.

We Are Growth Investors

We invest to accelerate the growth of consumer and business services companies with proven and differentiated business characteristics

We Are Relationship Driven

We value long-term relationships and partner as collaborators to provide the support and advice you need to build your team and grow your business

We Believe in Category Leadership

We help create category authorities through the development of revenue streams and the expansion of distribution alternatives

Brentwood understands where they add value, and where our leadership team adds value. They support the decisions we’re uniquely qualified to make, and it leads to a very constructive partnership.

Chris Simms Founder & CEO

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Excelligence Learning Corporation Names Anupam Martins as CEO and Announces Appointment to Board of Directors

MONTEREY, Calif., Aug. 2, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Excelligence Learning Corporation (“Excelligence”), an industry-leading developer, distributor, and online retailer of innovative, high-quality and grade-appropriate early childhood educational products and teaching resources, has named Anupam Martins as CEO. Martins will also join the Company’s Board of Directors. Martins previously served as the President of Excelligence’s Educational Solutions division, where he oversaw transformational business…

L-Nutra Reports on First-of-Its Kind Study Showing That Fasting Nutrition Program Improves Metabolic Control and Slows Diabetic Kidney Disease in Type 2 Diabetes Patients

LOS ANGELES, June 21, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — L-Nutra Inc., the world’s leading nutrition technology company pioneering the discovery, design, and commercialization of novel nutrition programs that impact both the body’s metabolism and cellular rejuvenation, today announced data from a first-of-its-kind study evaluating the impact of its Fasting Mimicking Nutrition Program in patients with type 2…

Brentwood Associates Partners with Hissho Sushi

Significant growth planned as company seeks to expand its offering of healthy, affordable and sustainably sourced sushi May 24, 2022 – Brentwood Associates (“Brentwood”), a leading growth-oriented private equity firm, has acquired a majority interest in Hissho Sushi (“Hissho” or the “Company”). Founded in 1998, Hissho is the second-largest franchisor of turnkey sushi solutions and…