Succeeding Together

Hammond, Kennedy, Whitney & Company, Inc. (HKW) is a private equity firm focused on making investments alongside talented managers in the middle market. We bring a unique set of capabilities to find companies and assist them in their strategic plan with the aim of ultimately driving value alongside the management teams. Above all, we believe in a culture of mutual respect and integrity, and strive to exhibit these values in all that we do.


December 16, 2019

HKW Congratulates Partner Caroline Young

Congratulations to Caroline Young on being named one of the "TOP FEMALE DEAL MAKERS SHAPING PRIVATE EQUITY'S PRESENT & FUTURE" by WSJ Pro Private Equity Analyst.

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December 3, 2019

HKW Announces Recapitalization of Traductions Serge Bélair Inc.

HKW announced the conclusion of a recapitalization agreement with Traductions Serge Bélair Inc. (TRSB), a Canadian language service provider supplying translation services to corporate and institutional clients.

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November 18, 2019

HKW Announces Acquisition of John M. Floyd & Associates

HKW announced today the acquisition of John M. Floyd & Associates, Inc. ("JMFA"), a provider of software and consulting solutions designed to optimize overdraft programs for regional/ community banks and credit unions.

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October 30, 2019

HKW Completes Sale of Gatekeeper Systems

HKW announced today the sale of Gatekeeper Systems, Inc. Gatekeeper, headquartered in Foothill Ranch, CA, offers a product suite of intelligent cart solutions to minimize merchandise loss and reduce asset and labor expenditures.

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