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Fund Investments   Prairie Capital was founded in 1997 and has invested in more than 85 growth oriented platform companies since that time. Prairie partners with talented entrepreneurs and management teams to build market-leading companies in growing industries. We are currently investing out of the $350 million Prairie Capital VI.
Prairie Capital Fund VI
Architectural Lighting Works BOTE, LLC Right at School
Prairie Capital Fund V
Captek Softgel, Inc. Damac Products LLC DRB Systems
Industrial Water Treatment Solutions Messenger, LLC National Enzyme Company
Northfield, LLC PBE Group Premier Dealer Services
Riverchase Dermatology StyleCraft Home Collection Swiss-American Products, Inc.
TeacherMatch, LLC Tower Engineering Professionals  
TeacherMatch, LLC, founded in 2011, is a highly innovative company working to transform the way educational districts and schools find and hire teachers. The TeacherMatch product, called the Educator’s Professional Inventory (EPI), empowers hiring teams to learn about candidates objectively and to make strong decisions about where to invest precious in-person interview time, ensuring that hiring authorities spend more time with candidates who have a high likelihood for success. TeacherMatch has built an industry-leading assessment platform with comprehensive analytics to deliver distinctive services to districts, schools and current and future teachers. Contact Steve King, Bryan Daniels or Ron Huberman for more information.
Prairie Capital Fund IV
Administar Services Group BLR (formerly Fortis Business Media) Chicago Deferred Exchange
Cole Taylor Bank FCA Packaging Insource Contract Services
Navman Wireless Pioneer Metal Finishing R3 Education
Specialized Education Services Statlab Medical Products/td> Titanium Solutions
R3 Education is a Massachusetts-based holding company that controls The Saba University School of Medicine ("Saba"), The Medical University of the Americas ("MUA") and St. Matthew University ("SMU"). Saba, MUA and SMU operate for-profit universities that award four-year graduate degrees in Doctors of Medicine. The universities operate ten-semester programs of instruction, offering three academic semesters per year and enrolling a new class of students in each academic semester. The first five semesters are taught on the schools' respective Caribbean campuses (Saba, Nevis and Grand Cayman) and are composed of basic sciences and pre-clinical courses. The remainder of the programs (in clinical rotations) are conducted primarily at U.S.-based teaching hospitals. Prairie Capital partnered with Equinox Capital to acquire the three universities. Contact Steve King or Bryan Daniels for more information.
Specialized Education Services (“SESI”) is a leading provider of non-public educational services for children with learning and behavioral difficulties in Kindergarten–12th grade. SESI offers highly individualized, tutorial-based education at its schools and programs that serve over 1,700 students in seven states. Prairie Capital partnered with Chicago Growth Partners and Twin Bridge Capital Partners to acquire SESI. Contact Steve King for more information.
Prairie Capital Fund III
Alden Industries Buy-Rite Creditors Interchange
Coffee Bean International Colorbök Double E
GPA H3 Sportgear M. Lee Smith
Mortgage Contracting Services National Industrial Coatings Plastimayd
ProVest Regency Beauty Institute S.R. Smith
St. Matthew's University    
Regency Beauty Institute is an accredited provider of cosmetology education through its network of convenient, upscale campuses located throughout the Midwest. Regency’s education programs focus on hair, make-up, nail care, and esthiology, and provide students the necessary skills to receive state-required cosmetology licenses. The company was originally founded as Myndall Cain Beauty School, and is headquartered in Brooklyn Park, Minnesota. Regency’s superior education services, proven campus model, strong management team, and sophisticated infrastructure position it well to capitalize on the numerous growth opportunities in the beauty education market. Prairie Capital partnered with LLR Partners to invest growth equity in Regency alongside its CEO and President, Hayes Batson. Contact Steve King for more information.
Prairie Capital Fund II
American Changer American Furniture Manufacturing Benchmark Products
Color Associates Cushcraft E&B Giftware
Estes-Cox Goldsmith Hamilton Precision Metals
HealthScope Benefits Innovative Concepts in Entertainment Kifco
OpenFirst Holdings Optronics Perceptis
Remuda Ranch Roman Decorating Products Security Technologies
Stylecraft Survey Sampling International Texas DAR
Prairie Capital Mezzanine Fund
Alaniz American Staff Resources AMI Telecommunications
Assist Network Development Borgen Systems Core Systems
DG Foods First Texas Fitness Products International
Furnace Parts Heathkit In The Swim
Krane Products McKenzie Sports Products Mechanical Products
Office Resources ProSteel Shan Industries
Stravina The Revere Group Wisconsin Technicolor
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