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our-story

Our founders established Incline Management Corp in 2011 after many years of working together at their predecessor firm. Jack Glover, Wali Bacdayan, and Justin Bertram, along with the rest of the Incline team, use their vast set of skills and experience to grow and transform lower middle-market companies.

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We transform growing entrepreneurial businesses into sophisticated enterprises. We have a targeted due diligence process and only select portfolio companies that have teams with a desire to become collaborative partners.

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our-thinking

Our thinking starts with the end in mind.  We collaborate with existing management teams to set clear goals for what we want the business to look like in the future. Then, based on those goals, we blend creative thinking with hard data to build strategic plans that will move the company forward.

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“Incline Equity Partners supported me and a team of managers to acquire our business from an inactive founder and in doing so, created an opportunity for all of us to become owners.”

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Bruce Marrison, CEO | Orthotics Holdings

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“Incline Equity did everything they said they would and then some! They always found a way to make our individual objectives common goals. I recommend them without hesitation!”

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John Gregory, CEO | Caldwell & Gregory

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“Incline Equity Partners was the perfect partner…their experience in route-based distribution and track record of building businesses through strategic acquisition has served us well.”

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David Townsend, CEO | The Country Vintner

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“With Incline Equity’s expertise and support, we have been able to further develop our business model to satisfy more of our customers’ needs…They know how to be active and insightful without disrupting the basic operation of the business.”

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Bob Nahmias, CEO | Hilsinger

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“…Their expertise, their ability to provide an end-to-end solution to our business, their ability to keep it simple, these are the things that have made it a great experience…I would highly recommend them.”

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David Huebner, CEO | RMS

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“Incline Equity brought great corporate governance: they’ve helped make our business better. In the end, everybody’s money is green; what you need is the right chemistry and that chemistry was there right from the start.”

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Tim Tysinger, CEO | Mainline Supply Company

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“Of everyone we looked at – from New York to Boston to Kansas City – Incline Equity just stood out. They were the best prepared, took a very personal interest in our business, and both the sellers and our management liked the culture of the group. These are good guys. I would send anyone to Incline Equity.”

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William Donley, CEO | Tangent Rail Corporation

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INCLINE EQUITY PARTNERS

Our goal is to support growth for our portfolio companies as well as for our investors. We achieve this goal through a collaborative, partner-based approach, forging close relationships with management teams and key constituents.  We seek partnerships with those who share our vision and our passion for growing companies.  Working together with management, Incline Equity transforms growing entrepreneurial businesses into sophisticated enterprises.

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Last updated: 03/03/14

PRIVACY POLICY

Thank you for visiting the Incline Equity Partners (“Incline”) website. Please carefully read the following Privacy Policy (“Policy”), which applies to those individuals who browse and use our Site (“visitors”). This Policy describes how Incline (‘we” or “us”) gathers and uses information from visitors (“you” and “your”) to our website (“Site”). In order to ensure your privacy, the information we collect from visitors to this Site is used only in the manner and for the purposes described in this Policy.

The purpose of this Policy is to explain the type of information that Incline collects, what we do with that information, and with whom we share this information. Anyone who provides personally identifiable information (“Personal Information”) or any other information to us consents to the collection, use and disclosure of such information under the terms of this Policy.

Your privacy is important to us, and Incline is committed to handling your information with care. The only personal information we record is information collected through user-submitted forms. This information is used by Incline for internal business purposes, such as identifying and contacting appropriate investment candidates, and may be shared with select trusted third parties for the limited purpose of providing services on behalf of Incline.

Incline is committed to continuously improving the Site experience for our visitors. We may collect aggregate data about our visitors such as page views, visitor frequency, Internet browser usage, and length of time spent on the Site. This information may be analyzed internally to understand the effectiveness of our Site and does not identify individual users.

Incline’s Site may contain links to other sites, which are not subject to this privacy policy. We recommend that you read the privacy policies of any linked sites, as we are not responsible for the privacy practices of such third-party sites.

Please note that our privacy policy may change from time to time. Accordingly, visitors are strongly encouraged to review our privacy policy regularly. If we decide to change our privacy policy, we will post those changes so our users are always aware of what information we collect, how we use it, and under what circumstances, if any, we disclose it. If at any point we decide to collect additional personally identifiable information or use any collected information in a manner different from that stated at the time it was collected, we will notify users by posting changes on this page. Your continued use of this Site following any changes to this privacy policy will constitute your acceptance of the changes.

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Last updated: 03/12/14

VISITORS TO THE INCLINE EQUITY PARTNERS WEBSITE ARE REQUESTED TO READ THE FOLLOWING:

TERMS AND CONDITIONS

Welcome to http://inclineequity.com/. The information offered by Incline Equity Partners (“Incline”) on this website (the “Site”) is subject to certain terms and conditions (the “Terms and Conditions”). These Terms and Conditions apply to all users. By entering the Site or by transmitting any information to the Site you acknowledge and agree to all of the Terms and Conditions. Please read them carefully. If you do not agree to the Terms and Conditions, please do not use the Site. Any use of the Site in a manner inconsistent with these Terms and Conditions is deemed unauthorized access and may subject the user to civil or criminal penalties. We reserve the right to revise these Terms and Conditions at any time and for any reason, without notice or obligation, by updating this posting. Your continued use of the Site following the posting of any changes to the Terms and Conditions will mean that you accept such amendments. We strongly recommend that you periodically visit this page of the Site to review the Terms and Conditions.

COPYRIGHTS AND TRADEMARKS
The content on the Site, including the compilation of such content, and the software used on the Site, is the exclusive property of Incline or others and is protected by U.S. and international copyright laws.  No portion of the Site, including, without limitation, the text or images may be used in any manner, or for any purpose, without the prior express written permission of Incline, except as provided herein under “Restricted Use of Site Materials” below.   Incline will aggressively enforce its intellectual property rights to the full extent of the law. Any unauthorized use of such materials may subject you to penalties or damages, including, without limitation, those related to violation of trademarks, copyrights, privacy and publicity rights.

RESTRICTED USE OF SITE MATERIALS
Incline grants you a limited license to access and make use of the Site. For your personal use only, you may print copies of the information from the Site and you may store information from the Site on your own computer. You may not modify the Site, or any portion thereof, for any reason. Any unauthorized use terminates the permission or limited license granted by Incline. Incline reserves all other rights.

LINKING, POSTING AND TRANSMITTING
Although Incline provides the information accessible on the Site for your personal, non-commercial use, Incline retains all property rights, including, without limitation, property rights under U.S. and international copyright law, to all such information. Without the prior express written permission of Incline or as set forth under “Restricted Use of Site Materials” above, you MAY NOT do any of the following: (A) hyperlink to the Site, whether to its homepage or to an interior page; (B) include information from the Site on another site, on a server computer, or in documents; (C) modify or re-use the information from the Site; or (D) transmit any commands, codes or information to the Site, with the exception of those commands necessary to view the Site. Incline reserves all other rights.

Although Incline, or other parties involved in creating, producing, or delivering the Site, may monitor or review any transmissions to the Site or to Incline personnel, Incline and such other parties assume no responsibility or liability that may arise from the content thereof, including, without limitation, claims for defamation, libel, slander, obscenity, pornography, profanity, or misrepresentation.

Although the Site may be linked to other sites upon express written permission from Incline, Incline is not, directly or indirectly, implying any approval, association, sponsorship, endorsement, or affiliation with the linked site, unless specifically stated therein. By entering the Site you acknowledge and agree that Incline has not reviewed all the sites that may be linked to the Site and is not responsible for the content of any off-site pages or any other site linked to the Site. Such third party may have a privacy policy different from that of Incline, and the third party website may provide less security than the Incline website.  You acknowledge and agree that when you follow links to pages not maintained on the Site, you do so at your own risk.

DISCLAIMERS
While Incline makes all reasonable efforts to help ensure that material on the Site is correct, accuracy cannot be guaranteed and Incline makes no warranties or representations that the Site is accurate, reliable or up-to-date, that the Site will be available at any particular time or location, or that this Site is free from viruses or other harmful components.  The Site, and all information and materials contained herein, is provided to you “as is” without warranty of any kind, either express or implied, including without limitation, the implied warranty of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, title and non-infringement to the full extent permitted by law.

INTERNATIONAL USE
This Site is operated and controlled by Incline in the United States.  Due to the global nature of the internet, this Site may be accessed by users in countries other than the United States.  Incline makes no warranties that materials on this Site are appropriate or available for use in such locations.  If it is illegal or prohibited in your country of origin to access or use this Site, then you should not do so.  Those who chose to access this Site outside of the United States do so on their own initiative and are responsible for compliance with all local laws and regulations.

LIMITATIONS ON LIABILITY
By entering the Site you acknowledge and agree that your use is at your own risk and that none of the parties involved in creating, producing, or delivering the Site is liable for any direct, incidental, consequential, indirect, or punitive damages, or any other losses, costs, or expenses of any kind (including legal fees, expert fees, or other disbursements) that may arise, directly or indirectly, through access to the Site, use or browsing of the Site, or through your downloading of any text or images, from the Site, even if Incline has been advised of the possibility of such damages.

INDEMNIFICATION
You agree to indemnify and hold harmless Incline, its officers, directors, affiliates and agents, as well as Incline’s licensors and other third parties with which Incline contracts, from and against any and all claims, demands, actions, costs or expenses or both, including reasonable attorney’s fees, incurred by or against such persons or entities arising out of or resulting from your use of the Site, your violations of these Terms and Conditions and/or your violation of any rights of a third party.

APPLICABLE LAW AND JURISDICTION
By visiting the Site, you agree that the laws of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, without regard to principles of conflict of laws, will govern these Terms and Conditions and any dispute of any sort that may arise between you and Incline. You hereby consent to the jurisdiction of the federal and state courts in Pennsylvania for the purpose of resolving any dispute in connection with your visit to the Site. Incline may seek injunctive or other appropriate relief in any state or federal court in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, and you consent to exclusive jurisdiction and venue in such court.

SEVERABILITY
If any of the Terms and Conditions shall be deemed invalid, void, or for any reason unenforceable, such condition shall be deemed severable and shall not affect the validity and enforceability of any of the remaining Terms and Conditions.

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REGULATORY
Incline Management Corp. (doing business as Incline Equity Partners) is an investment adviser registered with the United States Securities and Exchange Commission (“SEC”). Registration as an investment adviser does not imply a certain level of skill or training. Further information about Incline is also available on the SEC’s website at www.adviserinfo.sec.gov.

JURISDICTIONAL LIMITATIONS
Incline may only transact business or render investment advice in those states and jurisdictions where it is authorized to do so. Any communications with prospective investors residing in states or international jurisdictions where Incline is not registered or licensed shall be limited so as not to trigger registration or licensing requirements.

NOT AN OFFER TO SELL
All information contained on this Site has been prepared by Incline for informational purposes only, without regard to any particular user’s investment objectives or financial condition, and Incline is not soliciting any action based upon it. Nothing on this Site is to be construed as a recommendation, or as an offer or solicitation to purchase securities or invest in any security, including the private equity funds advised, sponsored, or raised by Incline ("the Incline Funds"). Incline provides investment advisory services only to the privately offered Incline Funds. Incline does not solicit or make its services available to the public or other advisory clients. Any offer or solicitation with respect to the Incline Funds, if made, will be made only through a confidential offering memorandum (the "Memorandum") and limited partnership or similar agreement and subscription agreement in respect of such Incline Fund and will be subject to the terms and conditions contained in such documents, including the qualifications necessary to become an investor. These documents will contain information to help investors evaluate the Funds’ investment objectives, risks, charges and expenses, among other factors, before considering an investment.

RELIANCE
Nothing contained on this Site constitutes legal, tax, investment or other advice.  You may want to consult your business advisor, attorney and tax accounting advisors concerning any contemplated transactions.

No securities commission or similar regulatory authority in the U.S. or any other jurisdiction has reviewed, recommended or in any way passed upon these materials or the merits of an investment in the Incline Funds, and any representation to the contrary is an offense.

PROJECTIONS MAY NOT MATERIALIZE
This Site may contain forward-looking statements that involve risks and uncertainties. Actual results may differ materially from expectations discussed in such forward-looking statements. Incline does not assume any obligation to correct or update the historical, forward-looking or other information contained herein.

PORTFOLIO COMPANY CASE STUDIES
This Site contains information about a selection of Incline investments. These portfolio company case studies offer summary information, are provided as examples that clarify and typify Incline’s investment approach, and may not represent a complete list of Incline investments. Past results are no guarantee of future results and no representation is made that an investor or portfolio company will or is likely to achieve results that are similar to those of the companies described. These investments were not chosen for their returns on investment.

STATEMENTS OF PORTFOLIO COMPANY EXECUTIVES
Set forth on this Site are statements of certain officers of select portfolio companies in which the Incline Funds have invested or currently invest.  The portfolio company officers were not selected on the basis of performance criteria. This is not a complete list of all officers associated with the portfolio companies in which the Incline Funds have invested or are invested.  Other portfolio company officers may not have the same experience as those individuals identified on this Site. This Site is intended solely to provide information regarding Incline’s potential capabilities for prospective portfolio companies, and is not an offer to sell to any person, or a solicitation from any person of an offer to buy, any securities.  The statements contained herein are not statements of any Incline client fund or investor and do not describe any experience with or endorsement of Incline as an investment adviser by any such client or investor.

CONTACT US
Thank you for visiting our Site.  Please contact us at info@inclineequity.com if you have any questions about our Site, our privacy policy or these terms and conditions.  Electronic mail or other communications through this website to Incline (or any of its employees, agents or representatives) are not secure, and we do not guarantee the confidentiality of any such communications.

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PRIVACY POLICY
Thank you for visiting the Incline website. Please carefully read the following Privacy Policy (“Policy”), which applies to those individuals who browse and use our Site (“visitors”). This Policy describes how Incline (‘we” or “us”) gathers and uses information from visitors (“you” and “your”) to our website (“Site”). In order to ensure your privacy, the information we collect from visitors to this Site is used only in the manner and for the purposes described in this Policy.

The purpose of this Policy is to explain the type of information that Incline collects, what we do with that information, and with whom we share this information. Anyone who provides personally identifiable information (“Personal Information”) or any other information to us consents to the collection, use and disclosure of such information under the terms of this Policy.

Your privacy is important to us, and Incline is committed to handling your information with care. The only personal information we record is information collected through user-submitted forms. This information is used by Incline for internal business purposes, such as identifying and contacting appropriate investment candidates, and may be shared with select trusted third parties for the limited purpose of providing services on behalf of Incline.

Incline is committed to continuously improving the Site experience for our visitors. We may collect aggregate data about our visitors such as page views, visitor frequency, Internet browser usage, and length of time spent on the Site. This information may be analyzed internally to understand the effectiveness of our Site and does not identify individual users.

Incline’s Site may contain links to other sites, which are not subject to this privacy policy. We recommend that you read the privacy policies of any linked sites, as we are not responsible for the privacy practices of such third-party sites.

Please note that our privacy policy may change from time to time. Accordingly, visitors are strongly encouraged to review our privacy policy regularly. If we decide to change our privacy policy, we will post those changes so our users are always aware of what information we collect, how we use it, and under what circumstances, if any, we disclose it. If at any point we decide to collect additional personally identifiable information or use any collected information in a manner different from that stated at the time it was collected, we will notify users by posting changes on this page. Your continued use of this Site following any changes to this privacy policy will constitute your acceptance of the changes.

CONTACT US
Thank you for visiting our Site.  Please contact us at info@inclineequity.com if you have any questions about our Site, our privacy policy or these terms and conditions.  Electronic mail or other communications through this website to Incline (or any of its employees, agents or representatives) are not secure, and we do not guarantee the confidentiality of any such communications.

STATEMENTS OF PORTFOLIO COMPANY EXECUTIVES

Set forth on this Site are statements of certain officers of select portfolio companies in which the Incline Funds have invested or currently invest.  The portfolio company officers were not selected on the basis of performance criteria. This is not a complete list of all officers associated with the portfolio companies in which the Incline Funds have invested or are invested.  Other portfolio company officers may not have the same experience as those individuals identified on this Site. This Site is intended solely to provide information regarding Incline’s potential capabilities for prospective portfolio companies, and is not an offer to sell to any person, or a solicitation from any person of an offer to buy, any securities.  The statements contained herein are not statements of any Incline client fund or investor and do not describe any experience with or endorsement of Incline as an investment adviser by any such client or investor.

PORTFOLIO COMPANY CASE STUDIES

This Site contains information about a selection of Incline investments. These portfolio company case studies offer summary information, are provided as examples that clarify and typify Incline’s investment approach, and may not represent a complete list of Incline investments. Past results are no guarantee of future results and no representation is made that an investor or portfolio company will or is likely to achieve results that are similar to those of the companies described. These investments were not chosen for their returns on investment.