Instep Overview

  • Year Founded
  • 1988

Year Founded

  • Status
  • Acquired/​Merged

  • Employees
  • 100


  • Latest Deal Type
  • Buyout/​LBO

  • Financing Rounds
  • 2

Instep General Information


Distributor of jogging strollers and bicycle trailers based in Olney, Illinois. The company offers wheel joggers, strollers, bicycle trailers, pedal cars, swing sets, and accessories.

Contact Information

Ownership Status
Financing Status
Private Equity-Backed
Primary Industry
Recreational Goods
Corporate Office
  • 4730 East Radio Tower Lane
  • Olney, IL 62450
  • United States

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Instep Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Valuation/
Post-Val Status Debt

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Instep Patents

Instep Recent Patent Activity

Publication ID Patent Title Status First Filing Date Technology (CPC) Citations
US-20030184053-A1 Hand-propelled golf bag cart Inactive 28-Mar-2002 000000000 00
US-6158641-A Folding frame child carrier Inactive 15-Mar-1999 0000000000 00
US-6035466-A Collapsible baby bed Inactive 09-Oct-1998 000000000 00
US-D357890-S Infant stroller Inactive 06-Jul-1994
US-3671711-A Honeycomb ribbon pad manufacturing apparatus Inactive 20-May-1970 B23K11/0093 0
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Instep Signals

Growth Rate

0.80% Weekly
Weekly Growth 0.80%, 93rd %
-35.5%. 530%

Size Multiple

219x Median
Size Multiple 219x, 100th %ile
0.00x 0.95x. 413Kx

Key Data Points

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Instep Former Investors

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Investor Since Participating Rounds Contact Info

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Instep FAQs

  • When was Instep founded?

    Instep was founded in 1988.

  • Who is the founder of Instep?

    Paul Kahmann is the founder of Instep.

  • Where is Instep headquartered?

    Instep is headquartered in Olney, IL.

  • What is the size of Instep?

    Instep has 100 total employees.

  • What industry is Instep in?

    Instep’s primary industry is Recreational Goods.

  • Is Instep a private or public company?

    Instep is a Private company.

  • What is Instep’s current revenue?

    The current revenue for Instep is 00000.

  • Who are Instep’s investors?

    Norwest Equity Partners has invested in Instep.

  • When was Instep acquired?

    Instep was acquired on 14-Mar-2003.

  • Who acquired Instep?

    Instep was acquired by Pacific Cycle.

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