Little Engine Ventures

Focus

Transforming small business ownership
Go to Acquire

Acquire

LEV acquires numerous small businesses (<$10M EV) per year.

Go to Innovate

Innovate

LEV applies technology, processes and business model innovations to better serve customers.

Little Engine Ventures is a partnership of business owners.
Think Big, Act Small

We help small businesses accelerate growth and become more valuable to all stakeholders. This means taking a long term approach to compounding while implementing the most impactful next step.

  • We are business owners with significant portions of our net worth aligned with you.

FOUNDERS

Proudly Midwestern

Daryl Starr

Partner
A serial entrepreneur committed to helping founders and CEOs realize their dreams, Starr oversees capital allocation and working really hard.

Mikel Berger

Partner
A proven small business leader with a technology bent. Berger works the top of the funnels.

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