CIC Partners’ current portfolio of investments consists of business in our focal industries – food, restaurant & retail, energy, and healthcare services.


CraftMark Bakery
Leading supplier of frozen bakery products

Founded in 2013 and headquartered in Indianapolis, Indiana, CraftMark Bakery is a leading supplier of frozen bakery products to foodservice and in-store bakery (ISB) customers. CraftMark Bakery's state-of-the-art facility has the ability to supply a wide array of frozen bakery products, including bread dough, cookies and flatbread.

McClancy Foods and Flavors
Manufacturer of breadings, batters, seasonings, spices and dry-mixes

Founded in 1947 and headquartered in Fort Mill, South Carolina, McClancy Foods & Flavors (McClancy) is a custom manufacturer of breadings, batters, seasonings, spices and dry-mixes serving the foodservice, retail and contract manufacturing industries. McClancy utilizes its research and development center to create distinctive and customizable products to meet the changing needs of its national customer base.


Tiff's Treats
Tiff's Treats
Innovative "baked-to-order" warm cookie delivery concept

Tiff's Treats delivers classic, baked-to-order cookies and brownies straight from the oven. Since 1999, the concept has been simple: warm cookies, delivered!

Vandelay Hospitality Group
Vandelay Hospitality Group
Multi-faceted hospitality holdings company

Vandelay Hospitality Group is a multi-faceted hospitality holdings company based in Dallas, TX. The company creates, operates, and invests in iconically styled American brands and restaurants.

Willie's Grill & Icehouse
A leading regional fast casual restaurant concept

Based in Houston, Texas, Willie’s Grill & Icehouse is a leading regional fast casual restaurant concept operating 17 restaurants across Central Texas. Since opening the first restaurant in 1993, Willie’s Grill & Icehouse has built a loyal following attracted to its made-from-scratch, Texas-inspired fare.


Activa Resources
Activa Resources
East Texas oil and gas exploration and development company

Activa Resources is an independent oil and gas exploration and development company based in San Antonio, Texas. The company manages a portfolio of conventional and unconventional assets and actively pursues opportunities to prove and develop reserves in emerging resource plays.

CIC Minerals
CIC Minerals
Aggregator of Working Interest and Minerals in resource plays

CIC Minerals was formed in 2014 to acquire direct non-operated working interest and minerals in select domestic oil and gas resource plays. Asset acquisitions and divestitures are determined by the CIC Investment Team with all major sourcing initiatives driven by CIC's Operating Partners and industry relationships.

Pogo Oil & Gas
Operator of oil and gas properties in and around Hobbs, New Mexico

Pogo Oil & Gas, LLC is an independent oil and gas company which focuses on the acquisition, development and exploitation of operated and producing oil and natural gas properties in the Permian Basin. With offices in Dallas, TX and Hobbs, NM, the company's management comprises industry experts with many decades of operational experience at both major oil and gas companies and smaller, entrepreneurial ventures.

RMX Resources
California based developer of conventional oil properties

RMX Resources, LLC is an independent oil and gas company which focuses on the acquisition and development of conventionally developed producing oil properties in California. RMX Resources operates fields in conjunction with its Matrix Oil Corporation subsidiary. The Company couples a talented management team--with a track record of economically exploiting reserves--with CIC's strategic and investment capabilities.


Tri-State Holdings
Tri-State Holdings
Leading water transportation and disposal services company

Headquartered in Joaquin, Texas, Tri-State Holdings is a leading provider of water transportation and disposal services primarily to oil and gas producers working in the Haynesville Shale. Tri-State Holdings’s focus on safety, experienced workforce, and durable fleet of vehicles enables reliable project execution.

Leading Utility Services Provider

TSU One is a Texas-based utility services company providing maintenance, repair and installation of natural gas and electric distribution infrastructure for residential and commercial end users. TSU has provided quality service to utilities in Texas and the surrounding regions for over 20 years through its highly-trained workforce, well-maintained equipment, and stringent safety program.


American College of Education
American College of Education
Private, online university

American College of Education (“ACE”) is a private, online university accredited by The Higher Learning Commission and based in Indianapolis, Indiana. ACE focuses on postgraduate degrees for adult learners in the fields of education, healthcare, and nursing.