Private Equity


Frontenac is a Chicago-based private equity firm focused on investing in lower middle market buyout transactions in the consumer, industrial, and services industries. Frontenac works in partnership with established operating leaders, through an executive-centric approach called CEO1ST, which seeks to identify, acquire, and build market-leading companies through transformational acquisitions and operational excellence. Over the last 50 years, Frontenac has built a leading franchise working with over 275 owners of mid-sized businesses as they address complex transition issues of liquidity, management enhancement, and growth planning.

Since 2020, Grady Campbell has partnered with Frontenac leadership as the firm’s branding and marketing agency, developing and executing marketing strategies, producing videos, and building its brand.

Website Videos, 50th Anniversary
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50th Anniversary Video