Gridiron Capital LLC, a private equity firm based in New Canaan, Conn., has formed GarageCo Holdings LLC, the fifth platform company of its recently closed $2.1 billion Fund V.

GarageCo was formed to establish a national residential and commercial garage door services platform. GarageCo’s initial partnerships include P.D.Q. Door Company, based in Maine, Apple Door Systems, based in Virginia and Cunningham Door & Window, based in Kentucky. GarageCo is led by CEO Mars Shah, who joined Gridiron Capital as an operating partner & executive in residence in the Spring of 2023.

“We are honored to be partnering with trusted, market-leading brands like P.D.Q., Apple, and Cunningham,” says Kevin Jackson, managing partner at Gridiron Capital. “Our goal is to build on their heritage and track record of success by investing additional resources to continue expanding GarageCo’s national presence through shared best practices, operational excellence, and accelerated growth both organically and through M&A.”