PalmStar Media Investment
June – PalmStar Media is a leading independent financing and production company based in Los Angeles with a focus on film and television content.
First to Do It - Film Investment
June – The First to Do It is the first officially sanctioned documentary about the life and times of Earl Lloyd. Born in 1928, he grew up in a deeply segregated Virginia. He played in a mostly white NBA during the Civil Rights movement and was a coach and basketball scout during racial integration in the 70’s.
August – Phenomenon is a creative think tank that has worked with big brand names such as Coca-Cola, Apple, Digitas and more. Phenomenon focuses mainly on tackling projects relating to marketing, customer experiences, culture and digital.
August – Atacama has developed a moisture control fabric technology for use in a variety of markets.
Blue Marlin Investment
May – Blue Marlin Partners is a private investment firm that directly invests in established lower middle market businesses looking to substantially grow and realize shareholder value.
May – LeGuard® is a software application accessible to clients, law firms, and authorized billers via desktops or mobile devices that enables real time tracking of legal fees as they accrue.
Momentum Dynamics Investment
April – Sioneer was followed immediately by an investment in Momentum Dynamics, a cordless inductive charging battery for use in vehicles which utilizes “opportunity charging” while parked at work, home, shopping, etc.
First Investment in Green Technology
April – Looking toward the future, IDPE takes on green technology investment Sioneer: a glass recycling initiative that prides itself on being zero-waste.
March – Founded in 2011, CaliBurger is a quick-service restaurant (QSR) chain that is inspired by and innovates upon the popular U.S. In-N-Out Burgers franchise.
Dope Movie Investment
August – IDPE invests in Sundance Film Festival Favorite: Dope. From Producer Forest Whitaker and Executive Producer Pharrell Williams.
First Restaurant Group Investment
August – IDPE invests in The District by Hannah An, a contemporary Vietnamese restaurant located in Los Angeles.
May – Yogi Productions invests in Sneakerheadz, a documentary delving into international sneaker collecting subculture.
Executive Decisions Investment
April – Executive Decisions is a professional technical consulting organization that provides highly qualified personnel to better support the technical infrastructure, security systems and healthcare delivery requirements in the United States.
Rescore Property Corp Investment
March – TitanIM is a Military Simulation Product designed to be the foundation upon which the military can conceptualize, prototype, test and train prior to live execution. It uses game industry technology for faster processing than previous simulations and utilizes the Outerra global rendering engine (exclusive to Titan for military application) with game quality up-close graphics.
November – DaVinci is a mobile app developer geared toward creating apps for business that are engaging, quick and easy to use. Within its first year, DaVinci created two apps: Inside—an iPad based visitor log—and Well–a healthcare monitoring app.
Networking Agents Investment
August – Networking Agents is a full life-cycle, business development consultancy that specializes in the federal market.
KSI Data Sciences Investment
July – Founded in 2012, KSI specializes in digital asset management systems used for film and TV production and video/data management systems for the military. Faster than any other popular streaming services, KSI can get your data into the cloud and to your target user in less than 3 seconds.
JRK Property Holdings Investment
April – JRK Property Holdings is a Los Angeles-based real estate investment firm specializing in the ownership, management, leasing and redevelopment of properties in primary and secondary markets throughout the United States.
February – CloudBolt’s Cloud Management Software transforms your existing assets and technology into a friendly, secure private or hybrid cloud.
IDPE Opens Los Angeles Offices
February – IDPE opens its new office in Century City, CA.
Music Industry Investment
January – IDPE invests in Hidden Beach Records (now Hidden Beach Experiences), an LA recording company. The company now includes tours, merchandising, corporate sponsorships and more.
Potomac River Group Investment
December – PRG is a Law Enforcement-centric company, comprised of former senior law enforcement professionals whose experience spans the full array of Federal, state and local law enforcement entities.
First Major Motion Picture Investment
May – Yogi Productions invests in its first movie: “Lee Daniels’ The Butler,” which earned over $176M worldwide.
May 2011 - Yogi Productions Founded
May – Since 2011, Yogi Productions has been dedicated to making contributions to films with the potential to make a social and cultural impact.
December – Airstar is a prototype manufacturer based in Southern California.
September – nextEMR® is a centralized and entirely web-based Electronic Medical Record (EMR) and Practice Management (PM) Solution for healthcare practices of any size and configuration.
First IT Investment
September – IDPE invests in tout Tout, a social media technology company and our first IT company.
September – IDPE invests in maritime engineering consultancy Poseidon International.
May 2010 - ID Private Equity Founded
May – IDPE was formed with a specific goal in mind; create a partnership of technologists, capitalists and philanthropists utilizing venture capital as a force to create value and enable change on a local and global scale.
May 2008 - Intelligent Decisions Global Procurement Founded
For 25 years, Intelligent Decisions has grown from a value added integrator to becoming Dell’s largest Letter of Supply holder in the Federal space. In 2008, the success of this relationship prompted Dell Federal to ask ID to assist them with growing their enterprise S&P business by providing full service procurement. As a result, in 2008 Intelligent Decisions Global Procurement was created to help promote that initiative and became a fully on-boarded diversity partner and distributor with Dell. Today we represent over 50 vendors via our dedicated relationship manager, a 15 year veteran of Dell.
May 1988 - Intelligent Decisions Inc. Founded
Combining unparalleled experience, a diverse business practice and a team of subject matter experts, ID partners with clients, enabling them to reach and surpass their IT goals. ID’s diversified IT solutions utilize technology expertise and past successes while capitalizing on our employees’ innovative approach to solutions. Ranked on the prestigious Washington Post “Post 200,” Washington Business Journal’s “50 Fastest Growing Companies” as a leading technology solutions provider, and CRN’s “VAR500” and “Tech Elite 250,” ID’s exceptional growth is the direct result of proven solutions, best-value, and customer service excellence.