Lineage Capital

Lineage Capital, LLC is a private equity firm specializing in recapitalization, growth capital, and buyout investments in family-controlled or owner-managed lower middle market companies. It primarily invests in consumer, industrial, service, chemicals; containers and packaging; aerospace and defense; machinery; commercial services; logistics; auto components; leisure equipment; textiles; consumer services; distribution; specialty retail; food, beverage, and tobacco; healthcare equipment; communication equipment; and electronic equipment sectors. The firm seeks to invest in companies based in United States and Canada. The firm typically invests in companies with revenues between $20 million and $250 million, enterprise values between $20 million and $150 million, and an EBITDA of at least $4 million. It prefers to take a board seat and upto 50 percent ownership in its portfolio companies. Lineage Capital, LLC was founded in 2003 and is based in Boston, Massachusetts.

Brian Blaney



Dorsey Dobias


Erik Dykema



Jessica Garrigan

Investment Professional


William McKinley

Partner and Co-Founder

Bill McKinley


Brook Parker



Nick Schmiemann

Investment Professional


Mark Sullivan


Brian Sykora


Gretchen Vallante



David Westhaver

Investment Professional

14 past transactions

City Rise Safety

Venture Round in 2020
City Rise, Inc., doing business as City Rise Safety, provides traffic control services. It offers traffic safety services including traffic control, flagging, detours, permit services, construction drawing rendering, traffic plan creation, engineering services, and rental needs for traffic management. The company was founded in 1988 and is based in Lodi, California.

Syracuse Glass Company, Inc.

Private Equity Round in 2020
Syracuse Glass Company, Inc. manufactures and distributes custom architectural glass and aluminum products. It offers custom fabricated products, such as tempered, laminated, insulating glass, shower enclosures, glass entrances, storefronts, and custom aluminum entrances and storefronts. The company serves to glazing contractors, manufacturers, home improvement contractors, and glass retailers. Syracuse Glass Company, Inc. was founded in 1909 and is based in Syracuse, New York.

Resource Label Group, LLC

Acquisition in 2005
Resource Label Group, LLC is a full-service label company providing custom label design and printing for a wide range of industries. In addition to complete label printing capabilities, our label company offers specialty label customizations. Our experienced team walks you through the label process and ensures you get the right designs, materials and printing methods for your label.

LMG Holdings, Inc.

Private Equity Round in 2011
LMG Holdings, Inc. manufactures ignition interlock devices for restricted driving programs in the United States. The company offers fuel-cell based (alcohol-specific) ignition interlock devices; and ignition interlocks with target-tracking camera systems. Its devices are installed in various vehicles, including motorcycles to monitor driver’s BAC levels before the car starts and while the car is in motion, as well as to get instant feedback about a driver’s ability to drive safely after consuming alcohol. LMG Holdings, Inc. was formerly known as LifeSafer Holdings, Inc. The company was founded in 1991 and is based in Blue Ash, Ohio.

Eliassen Group, LLC

Acquisition in 2007
Eliassen Group, LLC operates as a technology staffing company. It offers contract and direct-hire staffing solutions to corporations, state government, and non-profit organizations. The company also provides electronic data management, technical, consulting, and training services for pharmaceutical, biotechnology, and medical device companies. It serves healthcare/pharmaceutical, financial services, government, education, life sciences, manufacturing, and software development companies. The company offers its services in New York, New Jersey, and North Carolina. Eliassen Group, LLC was formerly known as Eliassen Group, Inc. The company was founded in 1989 and is headquartered in Wakefield, Massachusetts with additional offices in New York, New York; and Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. It also has locations in Mansfield, Massachusetts; and New London, Connecticut.
Intelligent Manufacturing Solutions, LLC provides customer services in the electronic assembly arena. It offers services in the areas of engineering support, prototype, volume manufacturing, depot repair, BGA/ECO rework services, test solutions, and order fulfillment. The company was incorporated in 2018 and is based in Manchester, New Hampshire.

Mud Pie LLC

Private Equity Round in 2010
Mud Pie is a wholesale company that provides baby clothes, women's apparel, and gifting products. The company was founded in 1988 by Marcia Miller. The company began with 10 living items and has since grown into an award-winning manufacturer of baby & kids apparel, fashion & accessories, and home pieces all designed to celebrate life’s special moments. Mud Pie is based out of Atlanta, GA and is available in over 16,000 specialty retailers and department stores worldwide or online.

Halco Lighting Technologies, LLC

Venture Round in 2012
Halco Lighting Technologies is an electronic manufacturing company specializing in lamp, ballast and fixture solutions.

Hubbardton Forge, LLC

Acquisition in 2007
Hubbardton Forge is a consumer goods company that provides handcrafted lighting.
Flightcheck Commercial Aviation Services, LLC operates as a commercial line maintenance provider company. It offers services, including technical handling, aircraft de-icing, and limited ground handling for domestic and international airlines. The company was founded in 2004 and is based in Bensenville, Illinois.

Diamond Mowers, Inc.

Private Equity Round in 2018
Diamond Mowers is the leading manufacturer of industrial mowing, mulching, and brush cutting equipment for the municipal, skid-steer and excavator markets. Its products include: boom mowers, rotary mowers, flail mowers and forestry mulchers for municipalities, contractors, and land owners. The company entered the skid-steer and excavator attachment markets in 2013, and manufactures rotary mowers and forestry mulchers that attach to skid loaders and excavators – products ideal for small, and large-scale brush clearing operations.