Diamond State Ventures Overview

  • Investor Type
  • PE/​Buyout
  • Status
  • Active
  • Professionals
  • 3
  • Investments
  • 87
  • Portfolio
  • 22
  • Exits
  • 39

Diamond State Ventures General Information


Founded in 1999, Diamond State Ventures is a private equity firm based in Little Rock, Arkansas. The firm seeks to invest in small and lower middle-market companies The firm participates in a variety of transactions including growth/expansion financing, recapitalization and buyouts across several industry segments. The firm prefers to invest in companies operating in the manufacturing, business services, consumer products and services, and healthcare sectors.

Contact Information

Year Founded
Investor Status
Actively Seeking New Investments
Primary Investor Type
Other Investor Types
Primary Office
  • 200 River Market Avenue
  • Suite 400
  • Little Rock, AR 72201
  • United States
+1 (501) 000-0000

Diamond State Ventures Investments (87)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
0000000 31-Dec-2020 0000000000 000 BPO/Outsource Services Generating Revenue
000 00000000000 22-Jan-2020 0000000000 Other Energy Services Generating Revenue
00000000000 000000 22-Jan-2020 0000000000 Other Commercial Services Generating Revenue
0 00 0 00000 00000 22-Jul-2019 0000000000 Construction and Engineering Generating Revenue
BAS Rentals 22-Jul-2019 Buyout/LBO Other Commercial Services Generating Revenue
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Diamond State Ventures Exits (39)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
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0000000000 0000000 16-Aug-2020 000 00 00000000
Buse Industries 01-Jul-2020 Merger/Acquisition
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Diamond State Ventures Fund Performance

Fund Name Vintage Size Dry Powder DPI RVPI TVPI IRR

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Diamond State Ventures Investments by Industry, Year, and Region

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Diamond State Ventures Team (4)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
Joe Hays Co-Founder & Managing Director 0 0 Little Rock, AR
Larry Carter Managing Director 0 0 Little Rock, AR
Tyler Bozynski Vice President Little Rock, AR
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