The Search

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Seaboard is looking for a business fulfilling some of the criteria outlined below. We realize that every business is different, and very few businesses display all of these traits.

In addition to the criteria below, Seaboard is focused on finding a business with a track record of success and a strong adherence to core values.

We're always interested in businesses for sale that are represented by brokers or other intermediaries. We will pay industry standard finder’s fees in the event of a deal.

Financial Characteristics

  • Revenue of $5 - $20 million +
  • Earnings of $1- $4 million +
  • Free cash flow positive
  • Recurring revenue streams

Business Characteristics

  • Strong middle management team
  • Service or product business
  • Diverse customer base
  • Low technology exposure

Industry Characteristics

  • Large, fragmented market
  • Low regulatory risk
  • Growing industry
  • Non-cyclical