Don Stevens is a wholesale distribution business representing top brands across HVAC, foodservice and lodging equipment, including Goodman, Amana, Manitowoc, Silver King, Panasonic, McCall, SerVend, Imperial, Kelvinator, LG, Honeywell and many others. Don Stevens sells to equipment dealers and contractors in the Upper Midwest, with branch locations in Minnesota, Wisconsin, Iowa, North Dakota and Nebraska. Don Stevens is based in Eagan, Minnesota.
Ironwood Partners is a New York-based private equity firm that invests primarily in growing manufacturing and distribution companies that can benefit from the implementation of “lean business systems”. This hands-on, collaborative group takes a long term approach to improving and building businesses, while drawing heavily on the knowledge of their collective experience and relationships with successful business leaders.