High-growth, consumer branded businesses
Differentiated product or service with an authentic branding position
Actual or run-rate sales greater than $1,000,000
Previous experiences within management team a significant advantage, but not a requirement
Our portfolio has the benefit of SWAT's special relationship with NSG/SWAT, an integrated marketing communications company. NSG/SWAT provides a variety of services offered to help entrepreneurs create identities, brands, strategies, ideas and product to accelerate growth.
With over 30 years of experience, Richard Kirshenbaum is a leading figure in the advertising industry, co-founder of famed Kirshenbaum Bond + Partners, and a pioneer of concepts like the pop-up store, sidewalk advertising, and various forms of guerilla marketing. He is the CEO of boutique marketing communications firm NSG/SWAT.
A global middle-market private equity investing professional who has served as an officer and on the boards of directors of numerous public and private companies. Mr. Hauser has over 20 years of experience investing in private, family-owned businesses in the United States and internationally.
A senior finance professional with 20 years of private equity and financial advisory experience. Most recently, Ms. Foley served as CFO of a New York City-based food company for over two years. Ms. Foley has served as a member of multiple private company boards of directors. She is also an active angel investor and member of New York Angels.
A global brand marketing professional with 20 years of experience leading global brand strategies, new business launches and repositioning firms for merger- and-acquisition related scenarios in various industries from luxury retail to banking. Mr. Riordan is Managing Director and a Partner of NSG/SWAT.
A senior creative professional with 20+ years of creative marketing experience for brands with substance and style, Joseph is instrumental in business-building and award-winning ideas for the fashion, retail, blue chip technology and luxury industries. Previous clients include LVMH, Chanel, Microsoft, BMW and Absolut Vodka.