Ace Hardware Overview

  • Year Founded
  • 1924

Year Founded

  • Status
  • Acquired/​Merged

  • Employees
  • 12,500


  • Latest Deal Type
  • Buyout/​LBO

  • Financing Rounds
  • 9

  • Investments
  • 10

Ace Hardware General Information


Operator of a chain of hardware stores intended to assist homeowners with home maintenance and improvement projects. The company's stores offer paint, lawn and garden, tools, business supplies and local niche services, enabling customers to fix, repair and maintain their homes or businesses.

Contact Information

Ownership Status
(Operating Subsidiary)
Financing Status
Private Equity-Backed
Primary Industry
Specialty Retail
Other Industries
Home Furnishings
Corporate Office
  • 2915 Jorie Boulevard
  • Oak Brook, IL 60523
  • United States
+1 (630) 000-0000

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Ace Hardware Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Valuation/
Post-Val Status Debt

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Ace Hardware Comparisons

HQ Location
Total Raised
Post Valuation
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Ace Hardware Competitors (6)

Company Name Financing Status Location Employees Total Raised Last Financing Date/Type Last Financing Amount
The Home Depot Corporation Atlanta, GA 000000 000.00 000000000 000.00
Lowe's Companies Corporation Mooresville, NC 000000 000.00 000000000000 000.00
Bed Bath & Beyond Mexico Corporate Backed or Acquired Mexico City, Brazil 0000000000 0
True Value Private Equity-Backed Chicago, IL 0000 00.000 000000000 00 00.000
Office Depot France Corporate Backed or Acquired Rosny-sous-Bois, France 000 000000&0
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Ace Hardware Patents

Ace Hardware Recent Patent Activity

Publication ID Patent Title Status First Filing Date Technology (CPC) Citations
US-6782927-B2 Can filler valve wiper mechanism Inactive 03-Dec-2002 0000000000 0

Ace Hardware Executive Team (8)

Name Title Board Seat
John Venhuizen President & Chief Executive Officer
William Guzik Executive Vice President, Chief Financial Officer & Chief Risk Officer
Kane Calamari Senior Vice President, Chief Human Resources Officer & President, Ace Hardware Foundation
Kim Lefko Senior Vice President & Chief Marketing Officer
John Surane Executive Vice President & Chief Merchandising and Sales Officer
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Ace Hardware 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

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Ace Hardware Investments & Acquisitions (10)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Lead Partner
Parrish Services 01-May-2023 0000000000 Other Services (B2C Non-Financial)
Unique Indoor Comfort 12-Apr-2023 0000000000 Other Commercial Services
Legacy Plumbing 19-Dec-2022 0000000000 Other Commercial Services
Handyman Matters 06-Sep-2019 0000000000 Real Estate Services (B2C) 0000 0000
Grommet 03-Oct-2017 Merger/Acquisition Information Services (B2C) 0000 0000
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Ace Hardware Subsidiaries (4)

Company Name Industry Location Founded
Parrish Services Other Services (B2C Non-Financial) Manassas, VA 1996
Unique Indoor Comfort Other Commercial Services King of Prussia, PA 0000
Westlake Ace Hardware Specialty Retail Lenexa, KS 0000
Emery Jensen Distributors/Wholesale Oak Brook, IL 0000
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Ace Hardware FAQs

  • When was Ace Hardware founded?

    Ace Hardware was founded in 1924.

  • Who is the CEO of Ace Hardware?

    John Venhuizen is the CEO of Ace Hardware.

  • Where is Ace Hardware headquartered?

    Ace Hardware is headquartered in Oak Brook, IL.

  • What is the size of Ace Hardware?

    Ace Hardware has 12,500 total employees.

  • What industry is Ace Hardware in?

    Ace Hardware’s primary industry is Specialty Retail.

  • Is Ace Hardware a private or public company?

    Ace Hardware is a Private company.

  • What is Ace Hardware’s current revenue?

    The current revenue for Ace Hardware is 000000.

  • How much funding has Ace Hardware raised over time?

    Ace Hardware has raised $603M.

  • Who are Ace Hardware’s competitors?

    The Home Depot, Lowe's Companies, Bed Bath & Beyond Mexico, True Value, and Office Depot France are some of the 6 competitors of Ace Hardware.

  • When was Ace Hardware acquired?

    Ace Hardware was acquired on 11-Apr-2023.

  • Who acquired Ace Hardware?

    Ace Hardware was acquired by The Helpful Hardware Company.

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