Heartland is not a team of financial engineers, nor a private equity firm.

John is an investor-backed operator with a dream to strengthen the Midwest region by running his own company. His genuine intent is to operate and grow an acquired business to create jobs while ensuring long-term value for the company and community.


Fragmented with history of growth

Minimal exposure to seasonality and business cycles

Examples: business services, niche manufacturing, agri-business, and value-added distribution / logistics


Located in the Midwest / Great Plains

Recurring customer base with high retention rate

No single customer greater than 20% share

Multiple avenues for growth


Sales between $3 million and $30 million

Owner profits in excess of $750 thousand

History of profitability and growth

If your business fits these criteria, let’s talk.

Confidentiality guaranteed.