Hamel Interests and Private Equity, LLC
4634 Fairfield Ave. Shreveport, La. 71106
318.868.4921 office

HOLDINGS

Hamel Interests is structured as a private investment company with varying interests in aviation, income producing real estate, energy exploration, a digital marketing agency, and ownership interests of select publicly held companies. Our real estate holdings extend as far as Colorado, however, our immediate geographical interests are specific to Shreveport-Bossier and East Texas to both benefit from and promote local economic development initiatives.

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AVIATION

HQ: Shreveport, LA
Year of Investment
: 2012
Year of Estimated Launch:
2015

Summary: ‘The Next Big Step in Elite Powersports.” SkyRunner is the World’s most versatile recreational vehicle; combining off-road adventure with one of the safest forms of aviation. The all new SkyRunner fuses off-road engineering with proven aviation technology to create a new generation of sports recreation vehicle designed for you to live those dreams and step into a future of adventure and discovery. SkyRunner evokes an unforgettable driving experience combined with the freedom, fun and exploration of flight that will deeply inspire your emotions and fire up your senses…

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REAL ESTATE

Location: Colorado City, CO
Industry:
Real Estate
Year of Investment:
2009

WEBSITE
Summary:
One of last large remaining ranches in the Greenhorn Valley of Colorado. Expansive views of Pikes Peak, the Greenhorn Mountains, the Sangre De Cristo Mountain Range and the Spanish Peaks. The terrain includes open plains, dramatic cliffs and canyons, hidden springs, an 85′ water fall, pinion and cedar covered hills, and unique rock outcroppings.
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DIGITAL MARKETING

HQ: Shreveport, LA
Industry:
Advertising Agencies
Year of Investment:
2010
Business: H.I.P.E. Digital, LLC is an internet marketing agency that offers a suite of digital services for medium to large-sized companies.  Our core services include search engine marketing; display advertising; and remarketing.  Via our partnership with ReachLocal, our ROI Suite Reports provide transparent details on impressions, web visits, e-mails, web forms submitted, credit cards and phone calls procured from local, regional, or national advertising campaigns.  HIPE Digital, LLC is a subsidiary of “Hamel Interests and Private Equity” and in-house marketing arm of it’s holdings.
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HQ: Woodland Hills, CA
Year of Launch:
2004
Industry
: Advertising Agencies
Employees
: 1,060
NASDAQ:
RLOC
WEBSITE

Business: ReachLocal, Inc. (ReachLocal) offers online marketing and reporting solutions, including search engine marketing, display advertising, remarketing and online marketing analytics, each targeted to the small and medium-sized businesses (SMB) market. The Company delivers these solutions to SMBs through a combination of it Platform, national sales team, feet-on-the-street sales force (Internet Marketing Consultants), and select third-party agency resellers. The Company uses its Platform to create advertising campaigns for SMBs to target potential customers in their geographic area, optimize those campaigns in real time and track tangible results.


ENERGY

HQ: Shreveport, LA
Year of Partnership
: 2008
Industry
: Energy
Partnership:
Petrohawk Energy Corp (NYSE: HK)
Shale: Haynesville
Press: Wall Street Journal
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TEXTILES

HQ: Shreveport, LA
Year of Purchase
: 2011
Employees
: 10
Industry
: Commercial Laundry Services



Locations
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1200 Shreveport-Barksdale Hwy
409 Sophia Lane
HQ:
Shreveport, LA
Year of Purchase
: 2011
FT Employees
: 10
Industry
: Drop-Off & Coin-Op Laundry Services


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EXITS

#1 Soap N’ Suds of Louisiana, LLC
– Purchased: Aug 2011
- Sold: Jan 2015
- Return: 51% IRR

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COMMUNITY INVESTMENTS

North Louisiana Economic Partnership | NWLA Scenarios 2050 | Venture Catalyst Institute.


Locations: 2
1200 Shreveport-Barksdale Hwy
409 Sophia Lane
HQ:
Shreveport, LA
Year of Purchase
: 2011
Employees
: 10
Industry
: Commercial Laundry Services