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.


March 8, 2019

Fresh Direct Produce earns Canada's Best Managed Companies Platinum Status

Vancouver, BC - Fresh Direct Produce is honoured to be one of Canada's Best Managed Companies for eight consecutive years. This prestigious national award is sponsored by CIBC, Deloitte Private, Canadian Business, Smith School of Business, and TMX Group.

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February 13, 2019

HKW Announces Add-on Acquisition by GCR, Inc.

GCR, Inc., a portfolio company of HKW, has announced the acquisition of certain assets of STR.GRANTS, LLC. STR, headquartered in Fairfax, VA was founded in 1985 and is a software development business that provides software and services for grants management and disaster recovery programs.

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February 7, 2019

HKW Seeking Candidates for Open Vice President Position

HKW is seeking candidates for the role of vice president with the Transactions team. The position's primary focus will be new investments in either the Business Services sector or Health & Wellness sector.

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January 10, 2019

HKW Portfolio Company in the News: Xirgo Technologies Partners with Ossia and IoT Tracking Solutions

Xirgo Technologies, LLC. and Ossia Inc. announced that they are partnering to build wireless power into Xirgo's IoT asset tracking devices. The companies plan to launch a pilot early this year. They also expect to commercialize the jointly developed solution to the mass market later in the year.

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