A Private Equity Firm for

Small Businesses

Since 2005, Evolution Capital Partners has been dedicated to supporting founders seeking to transform their entrepreneurial businesses into professionally managed organizations.

As a control investor, Evolution supports its founder partners by providing capital and applying our decades of experience successfully growing small businesses by addressing the unique challenges experienced by small businesses as their growth accelerates.

Because Evolution partners have all been entrepreneurs themselves, they understand the challenges and rewards that come with running a small business and can provide that invaluable “been there, done that” advice on how to profitably scale a company as quickly as possible.

At Evolution, we deliver value to our partner companies through not only our growth equity, but also by sharing our deep expertise, unique experiences and Evolution Pro methodology—making us an ideal partner for many small-business owners.

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Evolution Capital Partners Core Values Diagram

Accountable to our Community
Responsible to our team members and those who rely on us.

Growth Mindset
Continuously improving throughout all aspects of our lives.

Return on our Energy
Thriving in an under-resourced environment where individual contributions make the difference.

Everyone is a Leader
Serving our partners, taking initiative, and operating as creators regardless of title or role.

Embrace Change
Working through unforeseen challenges to achieve the intended objective.

Evolution Capital Partners

We Invest in Your Growth

Our Team

Our team leverages its unique experiences, specialized skill sets and high energy to profitably scale your small business.



By partnering with Evolution, you gain access to the time, energy and resources of our advisor network.

May 24, 2024 in News

Chad Walter Joins DiningRD as Chief Financial Officer

DiningRD, the country’s leading provider of dietary consulting and software to senior living communities, announced today that Chad Walter has joined the team as Chief Financial Officer, effective immediately. Currently…
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April 11, 2024 in News

Evolution Invests in IPCS, Changes Name to DataFit

HUDSON, Ohio, April 10, 2024 /PRNewswire/ -- Evolution Capital Partners LLC ("Evolution") announced a new strategic growth investment in Industrial Physical Capability Services, Inc. (IPCS). Evolution invested in the Hudson,…
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March 22, 2024 in News

Evolution Capital Partners’ DiningRD Acquires Kind Dining

DiningRD, provider of post-acute and senior care consulting dietitian services and foodservice software has completed the acquisition of Kind Dining, a program of Higher Standards. Kind Dining offers hospitality training…
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