Aaron Hoos is a Strategic Investment Partner who runs a fund that focuses on global small-cap and venture-cap private equity and real estate investments.
Aaron started his career in finance, in banking and as a stockbroker, and then worked as a marketing consultant and agency owner, advising multinationals on marketing and sales strategy.
Later, Aaron found that he preferred the opportunity, innovation, and control of private equity. He shifted into copywriting and consulting for the private equity space, and then became a Strategic Investment Partner himself.
Aaron also co-owns FuDog Group, a leader in personal growth education for business owners who want to grow themselves so they can grow their companies.
He holds an MBA in Strategy Management, and is the author of multiple books. He’s a frequent traveler and avid reader.
Aaron stacked on his early financial experience with an MBA and a number of focused studies in real estate and marketing. He pioneered a number of sales funnel strategies and wrote one of the first books written exclusively about sales funnel strategy.
Aaron started his next company, a niche marketing agency, which he grew from a one-man operation into a team of over 20. Along the way he started or invested in numerous other businesses.
In 2021, he partnered with Mike Agugliaro to start 2 companies, FuDog Group and Business Forge. In FuDog Group, he provides personal growth coaching to executives and business owners. In Business Forge, he invests in privately held cash-flowing companies run by passionate founders who want to exit in 3-5 years.