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Experience Capital®

You cannot buy the lessons learned from experience.

You have to earn them.

A Proud History

A Proud History

Started over 50 years ago in Vancouver, BC. The very first MR MIKES was the definition of a different steakhouse. Serve yourself a salad and wait to pick up your steak on a tray from the cafeteria-style grill. Talk about no frills, but it was cheap and cheerful and successful.

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25 Years of Health Care Excellence

25 Years of Health Care Excellence

Established in 1985 in Brandon, Manitoba, We Care is Canada's foremost home and community health care provider. Now celebrating over 25 years of providing exceptional home care, We Care is proud to be accredited through Accreditation Canada.

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A Brand People Trust

A Brand People Trust

From small beginnings, Mr Lube has come to be a recognized and trusted brand among automotive service providers throughout Canada.

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Great Food & Big Drinks

Great Food & Big Drinks

Mr Mikes SteakhouseCasual carries its own unique vibe, right from the signature steak and burger menu items to their very own home-branded wine and beer selections.

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An Ever-Growing Business

An Ever-Growing Business

Now the biggest provider of quick oil changes in Canada, Mr. Lube started out as a single location in Edmonton, Alberta in 1976. There are now more than 200 Mr. Lube locations across Canada.

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Wholesome and Affordable

Wholesome and Affordable

Created by a group of senior restaurant industry specialists with over 100 years of combined experience. The goal is to build national hospitality brands through long standing and profitable franchisees that are well supported by leading processes and practices at the franchisor level.

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A Different Kind of Steakhouse

A Different Kind of Steakhouse

At the end of 2010, RAMMP Hospitality Brands added the MR MIKES franchise to its portfolio. Now began the task of rebranding MR MIKES to accurately define its true steak soul. This process would ultimately lead to the creation of a new dining category we like to call SteakhouseCasual.

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Experience Capital®

Experience Capital®

Reinvigorating a heritage brand requires "Experience Capital®" - a little term we coined to describe the exclusive value we bring to each opportunity.

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Kambo Green Solutions

Kambo Green Solutions

Energy Productivity for Commercial Buildings. Kambo helps businesses improve building performance and reduce energy costs.

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Experience Capital®

When you partner with Empresario, you benefit from our decades of combined business experience. It’s something we call Experience Capital®, and not every Equity Firm can offer it. We’ve been involved hands-on in all areas of running successful businesses - from pushing a broom to building internationally recognized brands.

The Team

Meet Robin

Meet Robin

Strategic leader who believes in building a “work hard, play hard” entrepreneurial culture.

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Meet Al

Meet Al

Expertise in long term growth, branding, and operations.

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Meet Mike

Meet Mike

Long successful track history of providing strategic leadership.

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