FI  Levy Family Partners

http://www.drecapital.com





     Office Locations:

415 North LaSalle Street, Suite 700-B
Chicago, IL 60610
Phone: 312-267-4190

 

Stages:

  • Early


 

Industries:

  • Information Technology
  • Retail & Restaurant

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    Description:

    Levy Family Partners is the investment enterprise for Larry Levy. Mr. Levy is the co-founder of Levy Restaurants, which operates concessions at various stadiums and arenas including Wrigley Field and U.S. Cellular Park. It also owns restaurants including Spiaggia and Fulton's on the River in Chicago. Levy also operates Levy Acquisition, which has raised over $100M. Larry Levy's son, Ari Levy, is the founder, President, and Chief Investment Officer of Lakeview Investment Group, a Chicago-based fundamentally driven long/short hedge fund. Larry Levy is a founder of Diversified Real Estate Capital. He has been an owner/developer of several major projects in Chicago including One Magnificent Mile, Woodfield Lake Office Campus, Waterfall Glen Office Park, Chicago Mercantile Exchange Center and Butterfield Center for Business. Mr. Levy also owns an interest in the Esperanza Resort in Cabo San Lucas. In addition to his long history in the real estate industry, Mr. Levy is also the founder of Levy Restaurants. With Mr. Levy's guiding creativity, Levy Restaurants blossomed from a single delicatessen in Chicago into a specialized food service organization with a network of internationally acclaimed restaurants, the leading market share of high-end sports and entertainment facilities throughout North America and England, and resort and hotel dining. Levy Restaurants had revenues in excess of $350 million annually and approximately 12,500 employees. Mr. Levy sold his interest in Levy Restaurants in 2007 to focus on investment for his own account.


     

    Funds:


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      Amount


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    Investment Firm Key

       VC = Venture Capital
       PE = Private Equity
       A = Angel
       I = Incubator
       MB = Merchant Bank
       VD = Venture Debt
       FI = Family Investment Office
       FOF = Fund of Funds
       ED = Economic Development Office   
       TT = Technology Transfer Office
       CVC = Corporate Venture Capital
       SEC = Secondary Purchaser
       HF = Hedge Fund/Mutual Fund
       
       
       
    COMPANY STAGEREVENUE
    Venture Capital
    Seed Stage
    (includes "pre-seed," or
    concept stage)
    No Revenue
    Early StageMinimal
    Revenue
    Growth Stage
    (also called Mid-stage)
    $2M-$7M
    Expansion Stage
    (also called Late-stage)
    $7M and greater
    Private Equity
    Lower Middle Market$10M-$249M
    Middle Market$250M-$499M
    Upper Middle Market$500M-$1B
    Large Cap>$1B
       
       
     

    Investment Team:


    Name   Title
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    Ari Levy
    Larry Levy Founder
    Sophia Stratton CFO
    Steven Florsheim

     

    Recent Funding Events (trailing 12 months):


      Date


      Name


      State


      Amount


      Stage


      08/29/2017


      Wise Apple


      IL


      $3,600,000


      Seed


      07/19/2017


      SpotHero


      IL


      $30,000,000


      Series C


     

    Portfolio companies include:


      Aloha Poke


      SpotHero
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      Wise Apple
        web link


     

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