Thompson S. Baker Family. The Baker family founded the predecessor firm to Florida Rock Industries in 1929. At the time of its merger with Vulcan Materials in 2007, Florida Rock Industries was one the largest producers of aggregates in the United States.
Blue Water Worldwide LLC. Founded by a group of family offices and led by the Griswold family, Blue Water Worldwide LLC is a holding company which specializes in developing, owning, and operating real asset based businesses on a global basis. Working in partnership with leading local families in each of its geographies, BWW’s mandate is to create long term cash flow streams. As a family business, BWW has a multi-generational investment horizon which allows it to take advantage of opportunities that others cannot. The company has capital allocated in Argentina, Brazil, Mexico, the United Kingdom, and the United States. Today four members of the Griswold family are actively involved in the business.
Lindsay Goldberg, LLC. Lindsay Goldberg is a New York based private investment company with a strong track record of proactively building businesses through strategic acquisitions, product extensions and geographic expansion. Lindsay Goldberg uses an appropriately conservative capital structure to ensure a strong base from which to build and provide flexibility for the company going forward. Lindsay Goldberg has collectively invested in over 92 follow-on acquisitions, which combined with their initial equity investments represents over $15.2 billion of enterprise value.