Midwest General Equity Partners, LLC
April 10, 2017An Aimfair member raised the following question:
Has anyone had conversations with Midwest Geneal Equity Partners (a private equity firm based in Chicago) regarding the purchase of Grand Luxxe weeks at Nuevo?No, we had not heard of this group, so we asked a few questions. Here is what we found:
- First black mark: The name is not listed as a properly registered company with the Illinois Secrtary of State.
- Second black mark: Domain registration is only for one year, even though the website claims the business started in 2004.
Domain Name: MIDWESTGENERALPARTNERS.COM
Registry Domain ID: 2092928109_DOMAIN_COM-VRSN
Registrar WHOIS Server: whois.launchpad.com
Registrar URL: LaunchPad.com
Updated Date: 2017-03-27T02:29:03Z
Creation Date: 2017-01-25T16:35:09Z
Registrar Registration Expiration Date: 2018-01-25T16:35:09Z
Registrar: Launchpad, Inc. (HostGator)
Registrar IANA ID: 955
Domain Status: clientTransferProhibited https://icann.org/epp#clientTransferProhibited
Registry Registrant ID: Not Available From Registry
Registrant Name: Domain Admin, C/O ID#10760
Registrant Organization: Privacy Protection Service INC d/b/a PrivacyProtect.org
Registrant Street: PO Box 16
Registrant City: Nobby Beach
Registrant State/Province: Queensland
Registrant Postal Code: QLD 4218
Registrant Country: AU
- Third black mark: The address listed in the website is 566 Historic U.S. 66 Suite 1010, Chicago, IL 60661. The address appears to be on the corner of South Jefferson and West Adams Street in Chicago. The building at that location does not have 10 floors, so it is not likely there is a suite 1010 in the building.
Thank you for brining the name to our attention.