Strategies for profitable growth and strong exit values

We specialize in working with private equity firms, their portfolio companies, and corporate clients, identifying and executing strategies for more profitable growth.

Our services include strategic planning, exit planning, business development and due diligence assignments. We focus on value creation, defining our exit valuation objectives and a timeline, and then creating a strategic plan. These specific valuations and end points give our work clarity, accountability and a sense of urgency.

Learn more about our services >

Value Creation

A proven methodology for top-
and bottom-line growth

APEX Intro Video

Eddie Binder, Apex Growth Strategies
Principal, talks about the planning process
and results you can expect.

Keys to Strategic Planning (PDF)

About APEX

Our Clients

Contact APEX

Recently Completed Engagements & News

Binder Named to 3Phase Elevator Corporation Board of Directors, provider of elevator and escalator equipment maintenance, modernization, and repair services.
March 2019, portfolio company of Fort Point Capital

Calvert Street Capital Partners, speaker at the firm’s annual leadership conference, “Strategic Planning Lessons Learned.”
November 2018

Pine Environmental Services, provider of rental solutions for environmental test and measurement equipment, non-destructive testing equipment, and continuous emission stack testing equipment [Business Services, B2B]. Board-approved strategic plan.
November 2018, portfolio company of Saw Mill Capital

New State Capital Partners, speaker at the firm’s annual leadership conference, “Maximizing Value Creation.”
November 2018

WolfGordon, design company that distributes wallcovering, upholstery and drapery textiles, paint, and clear dry-erase coating to contract interiors [Industrial, B2B]. Board-approved strategic plan.
October 2018, portfolio company of Saw Mill Capital

EventLink, leading provider of experiential marketing services [Business Services, B2B]. Board-approved strategic plan.
October 2018, portfolio company of Fort Point Capital

Abrasive Form, leading independent precision creep-feed grinding manufacturer, serving the industrial gas turbine, aerospace, automotive, and general industrial sectors [Industrial, B2B]. Board-approved strategic plan.
July 2018, portfolio company of Calvert Street Capital Partners

Tate’s Bake Shop, provider of premium cookies and baked goods [Consumer, B2B2C]. Annual strategic plan update.
July 2018, division of Mondelez International [formerly a portfolio company of The Riverside Company]

Climate Pros, provider of refrigeration and HVAC repair, maintenance, and construction services to grocery retailers and other cold-chain customers [Industrial, B2B]. Board-approved strategic plan.
June 2018, portfolio company of Saw Mill Capital

Omnigo, leading provider of public safety, incident and security management solutions for law enforcement, education, healthcare and other enterprises [Software, B2B]. Board-approved strategic plan.
April 2018, portfolio company of The Riverside Company

ComForCare, provider of private duty, non-medical home health care services [Healthcare, Franchising, B2B]. Board-approved strategic plan.
April 2018, portfolio company of The Riverside Company

Censis, SaaS-based surgical instrument tracking and workflow solutions for sterile processing departments (SPDs) of hospitals and ambulatory surgical centers [Healthcare Services, B2B]. Board-approved strategic plan update.
March 2018, portfolio company of The Riverside Company

View All News and Engagements »

Testimonials and Endorsements

Eddie’s respectful and engaging style, coupled with his keen insight into the nuances of Private Equity, drove a deep, honest and meaningful evaluation of our business by our management team. He helped us to develop a strategy that was aligned with both the shorter-term interests of our financial sponsor, and the longer-term growth and sustainability interests of our company. The outcome would not have been as consequential without our partnership with Eddie and Apex Growth Strategies.”

Greg Rzonca CEO

Current portfolio company of Saw Mill Capital

Eddie’s facilitation was valuable in getting the management team aligned around the future vision. The process he walked us through was engaging, thoughtful and deliberate. The company and the Board now have a clear understanding of our defined path for the future from our work with Apex Growth Strategies.”

Bill Moeller CEO

Current portfolio company of Calvert Street Capital Partners

Eddie was an extremely knowledgeable consultant who helped United Language Group successfully navigate the complexities of creating a future state strategy that aligned with our shareholders, investors and internal stakeholders. His strategic planning and advice were invaluable to our corporate planning and long-term action plan. I recommend his services to anyone looking to unlock their company’s full potential.”

Kristen Giovanis President & CEO

Current Portfolio company of Northern Pacific Group & Yukon Partners

View All Testimonials »