Gridiron Capital Promotes Andrew Kahn to Vice President and Dan Steber to Controller, Management Company

NEW CANAAN, CT, July 13, 2021 – Gridiron Capital, LLC (“Gridiron Capital”), an investment firm focused on partnering with founders, entrepreneurs, and management teams, is pleased to announce that Andrew Kahn has been promoted to Vice President and Dan Steber has been promoted to Controller, Management Company.

Mr. Kahn joined Gridiron Capital in 2015 as an Associate and was promoted to Senior Associate in 2018 and then Vice President in 2021. He focuses on new investment opportunities, due diligence, and value creation at current portfolio companies, including Class Valuation, Essential Cabinetry Group, GSM Outdoors, and Jacent.

Mr. Steber joined Gridiron Capital in 2016 as an Accounting Manager and was promoted to Controller, Management Company in 2021. Dan is an accounting and finance professional with experience in manufacturing and private equity.

Tom Burger, Co-Founder and Managing Partner, said, “Andrew’s steadfast and valuable contributions with management teams and colleagues alike are invaluable. Dan’s leadership and continued growth within the accounting department has enabled Gridiron to function more effectively and efficiently.”

Kevin Jackson, Managing Partner, added, “Andrew and Dan deserve the well-earned recognition, and we are eager to watch and be a part of their continued growth and success. They have been essential to Gridiron’s growth, and we have confidence they will continue to develop and deliver value in their new roles.”

Prior to joining Gridiron Capital, Mr. Kahn worked as an analyst in the Global Consumer Group at Citi. Mr. Steber was a fund accountant at Lime Rock Partners, and earlier in his career, Dan was a Specialist at Sikorsky Aircraft Corporation.

About Gridiron Capital, LLC
Gridiron Capital is an investment firm focused on partnering with founders, entrepreneurs, and management teams, and creating value by building middle-market companies into industry-leaders in branded consumer, B2B and B2C services, and niche industrial segments in the United States and Canada. We help transform growing companies by winning together through hard work, partnerships grounded in shared values and a unique culture that comes from hands-on experience building and running businesses. As a team led by former operators and entrepreneurs, we know what it takes to run successful businesses on a day-to-day basis. Additional information is available on the firm’s website:

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Thomas A. Burger Jr., Co-Founder and Managing Partner,

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