Cove Street Partners is a boutique investment and advisory firm specializing in software, digital media, data/analytics and marketing technologies.
WHO WE ARE
Cove Street’s leadership team has deep expertise and experience in building market-leading software companies across the consumer, digital media, ‘big data’ and analytics and martech sectors.
We leverage this experience in Innovation, Growth and Transactions to help our clients build disruptive companies across the technology company lifecycle.
We have founded multiple Internet software companies, including several pioneering innovators in digital video, mobile data/analytics and marketing and advertising technologies
We have led several companies as they have ramped from zero to hundreds of millions in revenue, raising hundreds of millions of dollars in venture capital, building teams from scratch to global organizations and partnering with the biggest players in the Internet, media and software industries
We bring a truly unique perspective and skill set to the M&A transaction landscape having sold several companies as entrepreneurs/principals to public companies and also leading the buy-side M&A team for a major Internet company including over $1 billion in acquisitions.
Unlike any other advisor in the space, we have been in your shoes and in the shoes of the decision makers at your potential customers, partners and acquirers.
WHAT WE DO
Cove Street works with entrepreneurs and investors to create and build Internet software, digital media and advertising companies.
We make investments for our own account
Partner with venture and private equity investors in areas where we can add unique value as a result of our industry expertise
Provide strategic advisory services, including M&A, capital formation and strategic consulting services