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.


East Hampton
East Hampton Sandwich Company
Award-winning leader in the fine-casual sandwich restaurant category

East Hampton Sandwich Company is an award winning leader in the fine-casual sandwich category. Founded in 2012 by entrepreneur, Hunter Pond, the concept has grown at a rapid pace by pairing a chef driven approach towards artisan sandwich making and East Coast styled hospitality and design.

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.

Magnolia Petroleum
Oil and gas acquisition and production company

In concert with CIC Operating Partner Kyle Burnett, Magnolia Petroleum was capitalized in 2012 to pursue the acquisition and development of oil and gas properties in the United States. With working interest ownership in over 60 wells across South Texas and Louisiana, Magnolia Petroleum couples a talented management team with a proven track record of exploiting reserves with CIC's strategic and investment capabilities.

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
RMX is a 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.

Schuepbach Energy
Energy explorer focused on international resource plays

Schuepbach Energy is an energy exploration company formed by Dr. Martin Schuepbach in partnership with CIC Partners in 2007. The Company's mission is to find, capture, and exploit large energy resource plays both domestically and internationally, with a primary focus on shale formations.


DynaGrid Construction Group
Leading provider of below-grade construction services to the utility industry

Headquartered in Lewisville, Texas, DynaGrid is a leading provider of substation and transmission line and drilling solutions to major utilities and municipalities. DynaGrid's rigorous safety program, experienced workforce, and modern well-maintained drill rigs enable safe and reliable project execution across a full suite of below-grade construction services.