The Next Street Mission
Next Street is a for-profit business that aims to maximize the growth, profitability and success of our portfolio companies, thereby enhancing economic development, wealth and job creation in America’s cities. The firm changes what is possible for businesses and nonprofit organizations, delivering investment and expertise that transform organizations – and communities.
Next Street was founded in 2005 and built around an idea: to equip urban small business leaders with the same of level of expertise and access to capital that Wall Street, Madison Avenue, and the premier consultancies provide to FORTUNE 500 companies. Next Street provides financing and business advisory services to some of the most dynamic companies in America’s most dynamic markets: its cities. It helps successful urban small businesses with $5 million to $60 million in revenues navigate the challenges that come with growth. Of the 90 plus clients Next Street has served to date, more than half are located in low-to-
Next Street equips urban business owners with the same level of talent that Wall Street, Madison Avenue and the elite consultancies provide to FORTUNE 500 companies.
The Next Street team has broad expertise in commercial banking, investment banking, and business advisory services including marketing and advertising…and specific experience with businesses and nonprofits in urban markets.
Our role is to understand exactly what each client needs to succeed and then coordinate the activities that make success possible – whether the resources come from inside Next Street or another organization. We connect the dots for our clients.