VSS is a private investment firm that invests in the information, business services, healthcare and education industries. Since 1987, VSS has partnered with lower middle-market companies working closely with management teams, providing flexible capital solutions to drive growth. VSS has the ability to invest control or non-control capital, based on the needs of the company’s objectives.


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Strategy and Criteria

VSS focuses on key growth industries in the lower middle-market where transformative technology is empowering innovative business solutions.

VSS seeks to invest in and build value in established companies which are well-positioned for sustainable growth.  Our flexible and creative capital solutions are used to finance growth initiatives, add-ons acquisitions, and majority and minority recapitalizations. Through close engagement with owners and managements teams, we leverage our industry experience, financial expertise, and contacts to help grow and improve the business.

Flexible Capital

Mezzanine, Subordinated Debt, Preferred Equity, Common Equity

Use of Proceeds

Growth Capital, Acquisitions, Recapitalizations, Management buyouts, Buyouts of non-active partners, Shareholder liquidity

$1 – $25mm


$10 – $50mm

Investment Range

Industry Expertise

VSS maintains a focus on those sectors and investments where technology can transform traditional, high-demand businesses. Our fund’s focus is on Business Services, Healthcare, Information, and Education, all economically vital industries, which address important growth sectors for the economy.

Business Services

  • Business Process Outsourcing
  • Business Operations Software
  • Human Resource Services
  • Financial Processing Services
  • Technology-Enabled Business Services
  • Hosting & Data Centers

Healthcare (IT and Services)

  • Intelligence, Analytics & Benchmarking
  • Decision Support Software
  • Population Health Management
  • RCM, Practice Management Software & EHRS
  • PPMs, MCOs & Multi-Site Providers
  • Behavioral Health & Substance Abuse


  • Financial, Credit & Economic
  • Governance, Risk & Compliance
  • Legal, Regulatory & Tax
  • Scientific & Technical
  • Research & Development


  • College and K-12 Digital Content
  • Education Technology & Services
  • Distance Learning
  • Specialty Training & Certification




Our senior team has worked collaboratively with eighty-one portfolio companies assisting with 350 add-ons for close to thirty years. Our seasoned professionals bring together a wealth of financial, operational, and industry expertise and a commitment to rigorous, informed dialogue to devise the best outcomes for each investment at every stage in the growth process.

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News & Media

  • VSS In The News: Jeffrey Stevenson Featured In PE HUB - "Healthcare's Pivotal Digital Moment"
    June 11, 2019
    Healthcare's Pivotal Digital Moment by Jeffrey Stevenson, VSS Digital-IT and population-health businesses enabling providers – doctors, community and hospital systems – to better analyze data from electronic health records, claims and clinical treatment are poised to...
  • Coretelligent and VSS Announce Acquisition of United Technology Group, LLC by Coretelligent
    April 3, 2019
    Westwood, MA – April 3, 2019 – Coretelligent, a leading provider of comprehensive managed IT and private cloud services, and portfolio company of VSS, a private investment firm, today jointly announced the acquisition of...
  • VSS' TCC Acquires uConfirm
    February 8, 2019
    Transaction Expands Robust Service Offering of Market-Leading Solutions Provider NEW YORK – Feb 8, 2019 – VSS, a private investment firm, today announced that its portfolio company, TCC, a Los Angeles-based technology and services...
  • VSS-Southern Theatres Completes Sale of Movie Tavern Circuit to Marcus Theatres
    February 1, 2019
    Transaction Positions Leading Dine In Theater Circuit for Continued Success NEW YORK – February 1, 2019 – VSS, a private investment firm, today announced that its portfolio company, VSS-Southern Theatres, LLC (“Southern Theatres”), has completed...


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