Meet the Team.

  • "Karmel Capital unlocks value by bringing operational excellence and strategic direction with an alternative perspective to disruptive technology companies."
  • "Karmel Capital partners with current investors/owners and management team to turn around companies ."

Investment Strategy.

Karmel’s principals partner with current investors/owners to create a win/win deal structure for all stakeholders. Our principals implement a turnaround strategy that is true to our values. Our core values are:

Intelligent Risk Taking: Invest both growth capital and 25+ years of experience growing companies to propel your business to a new level of success.
Fresh Perspective: Look at your business from a different angle and design a turnaround plan that defies conventional wisdom.
Don’t run away from Challenges: Identify creative ways to attack the company’s existing markets as well as find new markets.
Family is our core: A strong family is built around everyone looking out for each other. We only work on deals that are a win/win for all stakeholders.

EXPERIENCE

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To see information on our previous projects hover over each logo.

collegeboxes Scott Neuberger

Website: www.collegeboxes.com
Headquarters: Boston, MA
Status: Acquired
Started out of a dorm room, Collegeboxes grew to be the largest full service logistics company for college students currently available at over 100 campuses. It is now owned by U-Haul (NASDAQ: UHAL).

Divx Jim Brailean

Website: www.divx.com
Headquarters: San Diego, CA
Status: Acquired
DivX helps consumers enjoy a high-quality video experience on any device or platform. Over 600 million DivX devices have shipped worldwide. Divx is now a subsidiary of Rovi (NASDAQ: ROVI).

InfoChimps Scott Neuberger

Website: www.infochimps.com
Headquarters: Austin, TX
Status: Active
Infochimps was founded by data scientists and cloud computing experts to make developing and deploying enterprise Big Data Applications faster, easier, and far less complex.

Scott Neuberger Infocore

Website: www.infocore.com
Headquarters: Carlsbad, CA
Status: Active
Infocore is a leading provider of sophisticated, customized marketing data serving Fortune 500 global marketers in several industries including Automotive, Financial Services, and High Tech.

Itelligent Blends Jim Brailean

Website: www.IntelligentBlends.com
Headquarters: San Diego, CA
Status: Active
Intelligent Blends is an exciting new company dedicated to the pursuit of delivering single serve coffee to brands & suppliers who are as passionate about their beverage freshness and taste profile as we are.

Karmel Capital InvestRent

Website: www.investrent.com
Headquarters: Newport Beach, CA
Status: Active
Startup that crowdsources funds to buy real estate properties. Investrent aims to become the first online marketplace where participants will be able to trade their shares with other participants.

Micropower Jim Brailean

Website: www.micropower.com
Headquarters: San Diego, CA
Status: Active
Micropower’s flagship product, the Helios™ solar wireless video camera, uses ultra-low power wireless technologies to deliver cost effective, easy‐to‐deploy, secure, and reliable wireless surveillance.

Nik Software

Website: www.niksoftware.com
Headquarters: San Diego, CA
Status: Acquired
Nik Software develops award-winning desktop and mobile software and technologies for the professional and consumer photography markets. Nik Software was acquired by Google (NASDAQ: GOOG) in 2012.

Packet Video Jim Brailean

Website: www.packetvideo.com
Headquarters: San Diego, CA
Status: Acquired:
A pioneer in bringing digital media to mobile phones, PacketVideo, today, enables a seamless media experience between mobile and living room devices. PacketVideo was acquired by NTT DOCOMO in 2010.

Sonic

Website: www.sonic.com
Headquarters: Novato, CA
Status: Acquired
Sonic Solutions is a leading developer of technology that enables the creation and management of digital media content across a wide variety of platforms. It was acquired by Rovi (NASDAQ: ROVI) in 2010.

  • "Karmel Capital unlocks value by bringing operational excellence and strategic direction with an alternative perspective to disruptive technology companies."
  • "Karmel Capital partners with current investors/owners and management team to turn around companies ."

Investment Checklist.

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