Firefly helps companies and individuals reach their full potential. We bring this mission to life by partnering with strong leadership teams in growth-oriented, lower-middle market businesses. Since 2013, our team has invested in 15 companies. We have a proven track record of honoring our commitments, sticking to our core values, and being an effective and fun partner to leadership teams.
There are 30 million small businesses that employ almost half of all Americans and account for two-thirds of job creation
Relative to larger organizations, small businesses often struggle with three things:
o Attracting and retaining great people
o Winning and keeping loyal customers
o Making informed decisions with reliable data
Firefly wants to help entrepreneurs solve these problems by investing in and building what we broadly call the Entrepreneurial Toolkit, which includes businesses serving small and medium size companies in the following areas:
Areas of Focus
• Niche Recruiting/Staffing
• HR Operations
• Fractional services
• Sales Effectiveness
• Outsourced services
• Remote tech support
• Continuing Education
• Virtual Support
• Marketing Services
Platform Investment Criteria
Geography: North America
Size: EBITDA > $1M
Must Haves: Growth, Profitability, Values Fit
Current Entrepeneurial Toolkit Companies
A complete set of concepts and tools that helps entrepreneurs get what they want from their businesses based on Gino Wickman’s best selling book, Traction.
Specialized provider of recruiting services for sales leadership and other sales-related roles, with an emphasis on entrepreneurial and owner-led businesses.
The leader in outsourced sales consulting, offering fractional sales leadership, sales infrastructure, sales training, and coaching for small and medium size businesses.
A talent strategy firm on a mission to disrupt the status quo in hiring and people development, specializing in quality recruitment for lasting impact.