Where Collaboration Breeds Innovation

At SGH, we’re collaborative, innovative and digitally disruptive. Our diverse portfolio of strategic investment partnerships allows us to leverage relationships across brands and drive successful outcomes. And we put our own resources and talent into every investment and acquisition. The driving philosophy here is simple: We don’t invest in companies, we invest in and empower great people.

We don’t just think out of the box; we don’t even see the box. Most importantly, we are always moving forward.


Bill McLendon

President & CEO, ETI Tech

“Sam’s passion for the U.S. military and strong relationships in the aerospace industry laid the foundation for a long and healthy partnership.”

Carl Helka

Co-Founder & COO, AeroParts Now

“Sam immediately saw the potential of AeroParts Now and put the right people into place to launch our business.”


Moses Shepherd

CEO, ACE Investment Group

“I’ve known Sam for over 30 years. Our relationship is so much more than just business. I trust in his team and am thankful for the value they bring to my business.”

Michael Berger

President, Berger Realty Group

“The SGH leadership team sees the big picture and knows how to make things better.”

Dan McMurtrie

Founder & CEO, VESTA Modular

“Sam’s not afraid to talk about his failures, which has taught me a great deal about knowing when to walk away from a deal.”

Rick Nini

President, CEO, Corporate Eagle

“I like doing business with someone that has a moral compass.”



Why People are Key to the Success of Your Business
Whether you’re a distinguished MBA with decades of experience or just kicking off your first startup, finding the right method for measuring the success of your business is crucial. However, success metrics are not necessarily a one-size-fits-all model. Obvious KPIs such as, “Am I making
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Atlas Oil, Total Announce New Lubricants Partnership
HOUSTON, Tex., April 10, 2018 – Atlas Oil Company is now a Total Specialties USA, Inc. authorized lubricants distributor, cementing Atlas’ vision of a single-source service model of premium lubricants and bulk fuel supply for its customers. “We know our customers expect only the best products and services,
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Northwood University Honors Simon Group Holdings Founder and Chairman as 2018 Outstanding Business Leader
Birmingham-based Simon Group Holdings’ founder and chairman Sam Simon has been honored as one of six recipients of Northwood University’s 2018 Outstanding Business Leader (OBL) award. The awards were given at the 38th Annual Outstanding Business Leader Awards Gala which was held at The Breakers
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Simon Group Holdings Founder & Chairman Sam Simon Honored as 2018 Outstanding Business Leader by Northwood University
BIRMINGHAM, Mich., Mar. 20, 2018 – Simon Group Holdings (SGH) Founder & Chairman Sam Simon was honored with the 2018 Outstanding Business Leader (OBL) Award from Northwood University. Simon was one of six honorees to receive the OBL award at the 38th Annual Outstanding Business Leader
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Simon Group Holdings Launches New Website Focused on People and Culture
BIRMINGHAM, Mich., Mar. 19, 2018 – Simon Group Holdings (SGH) has unveiled the latest version of their company website, which focuses on people and culture. Within the last year alone, the SGH brand has grown and evolved tremendously, and the team decided it was time
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How the SGH Headquarters Transformed from an Office to a Collaboration & Innovation Hub
There’s no denying that the typical office environment has evolved over time. We live in an era where tech is king, culture is contagious and standing out from the crowd is crucial for success. In response to these new trends, we’re seeing more and more
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Soaring Pine Capital Closes on Loan for Royal Oak Property
BIRMINGHAM, Mich., Mar. 7, 2018 – Soaring Pine Capital, the real estate vertical of Simon Group Holdings, has closed on a $1 million short-term bridge loan from its Real Estate and Debt Fund II for a property in downtown Royal Oak. The property will be
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Atlas Oil Launches Chemical Transport Division
Taylor, Mich. March 7, 2018 —Atlas Oil Company launched their Chemical Transportation Division in Houston, Texas, last week with plans to create additional terminals in Louisiana, North and South Carolina in April and May of 2018. “With our dedication to safety and providing best-in-class service for our customers,
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Atlas Oil in Taylor Rolls Out Branded Trucks Honoring Military Personnel, First Responders and Veterans
Atlas Oil in Taylor, which delivers more than 1.0 billion gallons of fuel annually to customers in 47 states, has started to roll out “We Support You” themed trucks to honor the country’s active military personnel, first responders, and veterans. The idea stemmed from the
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