Industry Focus

For opportunities that meet our investment criteria, we are most interested in companies that can be broadly defined as low-tech manufacturing or industrial service in nature. There are many industries that we will consider as well as several that we generally avoid.

  • Defense and aerospace products
  • Branded specialty machinery with large installed base
  • Packaging materials and related products
  • Electrical components and assemblies
  • Business-to-business branded products
  • Niche, proprietary industrial products
Industrial Services
  • Aviation support services – civil and military
  • Maintenance, Repair, and Operations (MRO) services
  • Niche/specialty distribution
  • Niche Packaging and contract packaging
  • Engineering services
  • Destructive and non-destructive inspection
  • Domestic and international logistics
Areas Cornerstone Avoids
  • Business Consulting
  • Early stage venture deals
  • Restaurants/hospitality
  • Construction
  • High-tech companies
  • Biotech
  • Real estate
  • Retail