Founders Advisors


Deep Industry Knowledge and Expertise

Founders team has experience advising consumer companies across many different consumer sub-sectors. The team’s knowledge and extensive buyer network provides clients with the guidance they need to meet their strategic objectives. Whether it be restaurant, retail, wholesale, distribution or manufacturing, Founders has the team to see any project to a successful completion.

Sample Niche Sub-Sector Focus:
Restaurants, Retail, Entertainment, Food & Beverage, Consumer Products, Furniture

Market Insights


  • Founders Investment Banking and Arlington Capital Advisors Advise Bravo Food Service

    March 23, 2017

    BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (February 28, 2017) – Founders Investment Banking, LLC and Arlington Capital Advisors, LLC are pleased to announce that Four Foods Group (FFG) has purchased substantially all of the assets of Bravo Food Service, LLC (Bravo), a leading franchisee of Little Caesars in the Southeast. Bravo’s shareholders were advised by Founders Investment Banking (Founders) […]

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  • Shipt Continues Robust Growth & Secures Significant Funding Round

    September 21, 2016

    Shipt, a member-based on-demand grocery delivery marketplace, recently acquired more than $20 million in Series A funding. This funding comes at a time of torrid growth for Shipt, which expects to use the investment to break into new markets and to align itself with a broader spectrum of retailers. Founder and CEO, Bill Smith, commented, […]

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  • Founders Advises Plantation Patterns in its Sale to NBGHome

    June 17, 2016

    BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (June 17, 2016) – Founders Investment Banking, LLC is pleased to announce that NBGHome, a portfolio company of Kohlberg & Company, has purchased substantially all of the stock of Plantation Patterns, a leading provider of outdoor soft home products to mass, home improvement, discount and specialty retailers in North America. Plantation Patterns’ shareholders […]

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