Cleveland Avenue accelerates growth for food and beverage businesses.

We bring unparalleled resources and expertise to support remarkable companies and the people behind them.

Growth Ventures

Growth
Ventures

Seed ventures, early stage and private equity deals focused on emerging restaurants, beverages, services, and technologies designed for foodservice and hospitality channels.

Growth Ventures

Research
Facility

The Cleveland Avenue Food Experience is our laboratory and gathering place. 30,000 square feet in downtown Chicago dedicated to culinary concept development and consumer validation.

Growth Ventures

Acceleration
Services

A unique team of food and beverage specialists who drive concept growth. Informed by deep industry intelligence, we bring insight and discipline to streamline and accelerate businesses.