PE/VC  Cherokee and Walker

     Office Locations:

6440 South Wasatch Boulevard, Suite 200
Salt Lake City, UT 84121
Phone: 801-278-7800
Fax: 801-278-7818



  • Middle Market



  • Financial Services
  • Information Technology
  • Life Sciences & Healthcare
  • Manufacturing & Industrial
  • Software & Internet



    Cherokee & Walker is a private equity firm managing and seeking investment opportunities that fit the following models. ACQUISITIONS AND INVESTMENTS-- Cherokee acquires or takes significant positions in small, high-potential companies. Some portfolio companies have consistent cash flow, while others are earlier stage or are growth-oriented. PARTNERSHIPS-- Cherokee partners with experienced professionals who are looking for an entrepreneurial experience. OUTGROWTH-- Cherokee develops companies that are a natural offspring of existing enterprises or relationships. These outgrowth or spin-off companies have a natural synergy with the firm's existing portfolio-- facilitating a faster path to financial success.

    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
    Venture Capital
    Seed Stage
    (includes "pre-seed," or
    concept stage)
    No Revenue
    Early StageMinimal
    Growth Stage
    (also called Mid-stage)
    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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    Brent Wilson Partner
    J. Blair Jenkins Partner
    Paul K. Erickson Partner
    Shane R. Peery Partner


    Portfolio companies include:

      Campus Book Rentals
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      Cottonwood Capital
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      Financial Guard
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      Fortius Financial
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      Red Bridge Capital
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      Rimrock Construction
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      Rockworth Companies
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      Visible Equity
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      Vital Signs Staffing
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      Wentworth Senior Living Services
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