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Disc golf course | Upper Park Designs

Since 2011 Upper Park Designs has focused on unique styles, innovative designs, and unmatched comfort. We believe the best designs should be as versatile as the people using them. We use cutting edge design techniques and durable, outdoor materials to bring our creations to life. From your average casual player to professionals, our products are designed for all types of play. We are active members of the disc golf community and join our industry partners in promoting this incredible sport. 

Our Core Values:

  • Play different - Fuel growth through experience and innovation.
  • Create legendary relationships – Turn suppliers, vendors, team members, and customers into raving fans.
  • Be good humans - Treat all people equally. Celebrate diversity. Be genuine and kind.
  • Enjoy the ride – Be grateful and celebrate the journey we share.

Upper Park Designs. Play Different.™

 

PRESS RELEASE

New York, NY, September 15th, 2020
Upper Park Designs acquired and positioned for rapid growth

Small Cap Ventures, a New York boutique investment and advisory firm, today announced that it has acquired substantially all of the assets of Upper Park Designs, a leader in the disc golf bags and accessories market. The company will continue to operate under the Upper Park Designs brand.

“Upper Park Designs has an 8-year track record of success, driven by innovative design and a strong brand reputation,” said Martin Bispels, co-owner of Small Cap Ventures who now serves as CEO for Upper Park Designs. “We look forward to building on that success through rapid market expansion in this fast-growing sport.”

“The Small Cap Ventures team bring deep resources, strong business experience, and a passion for disc golf,” said Jon Richardson, previous owner and now Head of Product Development for Upper Park Designs. “Together we will take Upper Park Designs to the next level.”

About Upper Park Designs LLC
Since 2011 Upper Park Designs has focused on unique styles, innovative designs, and unmatched comfort. We believe the best designs should be as versatile as the people using them. We use cutting edge design techniques and durable, outdoor materials to bring our creations to life. From your average casual player to professionals, our products are designed for all types of play. We are active members of the disc golf community and join our industry partners in promoting this incredible sport.

About Small Cap Ventures LLC
Combining deep investment and operating expertise, Small Cap Ventures LLC is a boutique investment and advisory firm focused on the acquisition and ongoing operations of innovative brands. Small Cap Ventures is owned by Jim Harvey, a seasoned portfolio manager in the international small cap space, and Martin Bispels, a veteran CPG business executive.

Media Contact: Ruth Doyle, ruth@upperparkdesigns.com