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minolith

Optimize for the present. Build for the future.

ELEVATE YOUR BRAND

What We Do

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Acquire Consumer Brands

We take brands people love and provide the resources needed to expand their reach and establish a multi-generational legacy.

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Our Philosophy

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Strong

Foundation

We work with mature businesses who have a loyal customer base, sustained operating history, and corporate infrastructure.

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Sector-Specific

Focus

Concentrating on a narrow set of categories that we know inside and out gives us a deep understanding of consumer decision-making.

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Omnichannel

Approach

Our robust presence in key sales channels allows us to reach our core consumers wherever they shop.

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Long-Term

View

We invest with a long-term strategy and treat each acquisition as a valuable partnership.

Our Portfolio

Sector Verticals

We’re focused on the next generation of consumers, delivering the products they need from brands they can trust.

BABY &  TODDLER

BABY &

TODDLER

The brands we partner with are passionate about creating products that keep children happy, healthy, and safe.

PET  PRODUCTS

PET

PRODUCTS

We believe our pets are an important part of the family, and so do the brands we work with.

HEALTH &  PERSONAL CARE

HEALTH &

PERSONAL CARE

The brands in our portfolio promote wellness through premium products that help you look and feel your best.

BABY &

BABY &

TODDLER

The brands we partner with are passionate about creating products that keep children happy, healthy, and safe.

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Why Monolith?

Build Your Brand's Legacy

You’ve created a unique brand with products people love. Now, it’s time to build on your present success by trusting us to shape your long-term future. Our omnichannel, data-driven approach will accelerate your business growth—and you’ll be involved every step of the way.

Our Core Capabilities

E-COMMERCE MARKETPLACE

E-COMMERCE MARKETPLACE

We boost your business’ traffic and conversion by conducting competitive analysis, maximizing SEO potential, and optimizing return on ad spend.

DIRECT TO CONSUMER

DIRECT TO CONSUMER

We create personalized end-to-end experiences using an agile, customer-centric approach to maintain brand relevance in rapidly evolving markets.

RETAIL

RETAIL

We leverage our relationships with the largest retailers in the world to get your products into more stores.

SUPPLY CHAIN

SUPPLY CHAIN

We connect you with experienced suppliers who provide quick, easy access to quality products.

PRODUCT INNOVATION

PRODUCT INNOVATION

We horizontally scale your business to reach more customers and drive long-term growth.

BRAND STRATEGY AND DESIGN

BRAND STRATEGY AND DESIGN

We evolve your brand identity, purpose, and positioning to create an enduring emotional connection with consumers.

We're here to elevate your brand and increase profitability.

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monolith team

About Monolith

Fierce Champions of Your Success

Monolith was founded in 2020 by two friends with a desire to build the next generation of brands that stand the test of time. Our core capabilities run wide and deep, allowing us to focus on elevating every aspect of our partner brands. Armed with a team of experienced industry leaders and a “we before me” attitude, we aim to maximize our brands’ potential and make our consumers’ lives better in the process.

Co-Founder & Co-Chief Executive Officer
Co-Founder & Co-Chief Executive Officer

Pierre’s clear direction for Monolith and its partner brands is informed by his nearly 10 years of experience advising and investing across multiple industries. From working as an investor in the Tactical Opportunities Group at Blackstone to being Head of Investments at Roc Nation, he has a proven track record in strategy development and executive management. As Co-CEO of Monolith, he places great emphasis on elevating brand experiences at every touchpoint to build customer loyalty and drive top-line growth. When Pierre isn’t helping businesses reach the next level, he loves playing sports, surfing, and hanging out with his family.

Pierre Abousleiman

Co-Founder & Co-Chief Executive Officer

Pierre’s clear direction for Monolith and its partner brands is informed by his nearly 10 years of experience advising and investing across multiple industries.

Pierre’s clear direction for Monolith and its partner brands is informed by his nearly 10 years of experience advising and investing across multiple industries.

Co-Founder & Co-Chief Executive Officer
Co-Founder & Co-Chief Executive Officer

Jonathan is a seasoned leader with extensive experience in helping businesses navigate market uncertainties, identify risks, and capitalize on opportunities. Prior to co-founding Monolith, he spent more than 10 years in principal investing and private equity, working most recently as a Principal for Blackstone Credit where he focused on distressed and special situations investing. Now, he leverages that knowledge in his role as Co-CEO to provide smart, strategic direction and drive profitability for our brands. In his free time, Jonathan loves spending time with his wife and kids, and plays soccer or goes fly fishing any chance he can get.

Jonathan Shifke

Co-Founder & Co-Chief Executive Officer

Jonathan is a seasoned leader with extensive experience in helping businesses navigate market uncertainties, identify risks, and capitalize on opportunities.

Jonathan is a seasoned leader with extensive experience in helping businesses navigate market uncertainties, identify risks, and capitalize on opportunities.

Chief Operating Officer
Chief Operating Officer

Cody enjoys a good challenge—that’s why he’s Chief Operating Officer at Monolith. Sitting at the intersection of all our teams, he oversees strategic and creative solutions to the most pressing challenges facing our brands. His 10+ years working in e-commerce and brand management, both at small start-ups and large corporations, makes him particularly adept at positioning brands for resounding success. Cody’s life is equally dynamic outside of the office, from adrenaline-pumping mountain bike rides to hanging out with his family.

Cody Frisby

Chief Operating Officer

Cody enjoys a good challenge—that’s why he’s Chief Operating Officer at Monolith. Sitting at the intersection of all our teams, he oversees strategic and creative solutions to the most pressing challenges facing our brands.

Cody enjoys a good challenge—that’s why he’s Chief Operating Officer at Monolith. Sitting at the intersection of all our teams, he oversees strategic and creative solutions to the most pressing challenges facing our brands.

Chief Technology Officer
Chief Technology Officer

Dan brings over 25 years of experience in diverse industries to his role as Chief Technology Officer at Monolith. Resourceful and results-oriented, he drives digital transformation at scale with an AI-and data-driven approach to e-commerce and supply chain management. He focuses on continuous improvement, always looking for new ways to consolidate and streamline systems to maximize efficiency. Outside the office, Dan loves to play guitar and spend time outdoors with his family enjoying all the camping, hiking, and skiing Utah has to offer.

Dan Bunker

Chief Technology Officer

Dan brings over 25 years of experience in diverse industries to his role as Chief Technology Officer at Monolith. Resourceful and results-oriented, he drives digital transformation at scale with an AI-and data-driven approach to e-commerce and supply chain management.

Dan brings over 25 years of experience in diverse industries to his role as Chief Technology Officer at Monolith. Resourceful and results-oriented, he drives digital transformation at scale with an AI-and data-driven approach to e-commerce and supply chain management.

Chief Investment Officer
Chief Investment Officer

Ryan is right at home in the nimble environment of Monolith. Before joining the team as Chief Investment Officer, he spent nearly 10 years advising and investing behind consumer-facing companies at Morgan Stanley, The Carlyle Group, and most recently, RX3 Growth Partners. He’s passionate about building brands, with experience that spans nearly every product category and life-cycle stage. When Ryan isn’t leading investment efforts or scoping out the latest in product merchandising, he can be found fishing or playing pickup basketball.

Ryan McGuigan

Chief Investment Officer

Ryan is right at home in the nimble environment of Monolith. Before joining the team as Chief Investment Officer, he spent nearly 10 years advising and investing behind consumer-facing companies at Morgan Stanley, The Carlyle Group, and most recently, RX3 Growth Partners.

Ryan is right at home in the nimble environment of Monolith. Before joining the team as Chief Investment Officer, he spent nearly 10 years advising and investing behind consumer-facing companies at Morgan Stanley, The Carlyle Group, and most recently, RX3 Growth Partners.

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