Porter Hedges Advises Genesis Park on Debt and Equity Investment in The Healthy Lunch Box and Twelve Oaks Catering

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Porter Hedges advised Genesis Park, through its investment fund, GP Capital Partners, LP, on its recent investment in The Healthy Lunch Box and Twelve Oaks Catering (collectively, “HLB”). HLB operates two commercial kitchens providing high quality, nutritious meals to students in K-12 charter schools in the Texas market. Genesis Park made a debt and equity investment in partnership with Riveter Capital (“Riveter”) and HLB’s management to support the recapitalization and growth strategy of HLB.

Riveter originally acquired HLB in 2021 and completed the add-on acquisition of Twelve Oaks Catering in 2023 to expand into the Dallas-Fort Worth market. As a part of this transaction, Genesis Park brings additional investment capacity to support HLB’s strategy to further expand its market presence in and outside of Texas.

Genesis Park is a Houston-based private investment firm. Its current investment fund, GP Capital Partners, LP, is licensed as a Small Business Investment Company by the U.S. Small Business Administration. Genesis Park supports growth and later stage lower middle market businesses through flexible debt and equity capital solutions and strategic guidance.

For additional details, see the Genesis Park press release here.