Mountaingate Capital Named for Fifth Consecutive Year in Inc.’s 2023 List of Founder-Friendly Investors

October 2023

Denver, CO – October 31, 2023 – Mountaingate Capital (“Mountaingate”), a Denver-based private equity firm investing behind founder, owner-entrepreneurs to rapidly scale companies in the marketing services, business services, specialty distribution and specialty manufacturing sectors, has been named for the fifth consecutive year in Inc.’s annual Founder-Friendly Investors list. 

“We are honored to be recognized by Inc. for the fifth consecutive year as a top private equity partner for founders and entrepreneurs.  Since the founding of Mountaingate, our team has been solely focused on supporting founder-owners with a vision to scale their business aggressively.  It has truly been a privilege to build trusted relationships with our founder partners and their teams,” stated Bennett Thompson, Co-Founder and Managing Director.

Introduced in 2019, the Founder-Friendly Investors list quickly established itself as one of Inc.’s most resourceful franchises. It has become a go-to guide for entrepreneurs who want to grow their companies while retaining an ownership stake.

About Mountaingate Capital

Mountaingate Capital is a Colorado-based, growth-focused private equity investment firm that partners with founders and entrepreneurial companies to accelerate growth and build industry leaders. Mountaingate’s focus on organic growth coupled with its customer-centric buy-and-build approach and shared equity ownership with management creates more value for the end customer while forging stronger, more collaborative, and more successful partnerships with management teams. Mountaingate invests in the marketing services, business services, specialty distribution, and specialty manufacturing sectors. For more information on Mountaingate, please visit