Share This Profile
Share this profile on Facebook.
Link to this profile on LinkedIn.
Tweet this profile on Twitter.
Email a link to this profile.
See other services through which you can share this profile.
This profile was last updated on 1/25/15  and contains information from public web pages and contributions from the ZoomInfo community.

Mr. Rick Nagel

Wrong Rick Nagel?


Local Address: Norman, Oklahoma, United States
Acorn Growth Companies
2701 Liberty Parkway Suite 311
Midwest City , Oklahoma 73110
United States

Company Description: Acorn Growth Companies is a private, enterprise development firm that accelerates the growth and evolution of small, niche-specific companies through thoughtful...   more

Employment History

Board Memberships and Affiliations


  • B.S. degree
    University of Oklahoma
  • OU
  • B.S. , Environmental Science
    University of Oklahoma
118 Total References
Web References
Team | Acorn Growth Companies, 25 Jan 2015 [cached]
Rick Nagel
Board of Directors - Boys and Girls Clubs of Oklahoma County, 11 Nov 2014 [cached]
Rick Nagel, Acorn Growth Equities
Rick Nagel Joins Acorn ..., 15 Mar 2004 [cached]
Rick Nagel Joins Acorn Growth Companies Posted by on 03/15/2004
Acorn Growth Companies announced today that Rick Nagel has joined the firm and will head a new affiliate named Acorn Growth Equities.
"We are extremely pleased that Rick has joined Acorn.
Nagel joins Davis and Warren Thomas as a partner in Acorn Growth Companies and will serve as President of a newly formed private equity firm named Acorn Growth Equities.
I look forward to growing Acorn Growth Equities into a meaningful private equity firm dedicated to enhancing shareholder value and contributing to the economic development of Oklahoma," said Nagel.
According to Nagel, Acorn Growth Equities exists to acquire, operate, and maximize mission-critical and weapon system dependent systems and services companies across its focused sectors.
We look forward to working with them in the near future to attract outside capital and jobs to Oklahoma," said Nagel.
Before joining Acorn, Nagel served as director of business development for one of the nation's largest private equity firms where he was involved with and oversaw the analysis of hundreds of possible transactions and was directly involved with dozens of those that were completed. His responsibilities included analysis, transition planning, strategic planning, debt and mezzanine financing, closing support, post transaction management, metric implementation, and long-range portfolio management. Nagel also served in an executive capacity for portfolio companies, including those headquartered in Oklahoma.
Nagel is a two-year "Metro 50" winner, awarded to the fastest growing companies in the Oklahoma City metropolitan area (#10 in 2000 and #19 in 2001, respectively). He is a member of the International Who's Who of Professionals and Rotary International.
Nagel is the Immediate Past Chairman of the Oklahoma Republican Party Finance Committee, Immediate Past President of the Boys & Girls Clubs of Oklahoma County, and is on the Board of the American Heart Association.
Rick Nagel | Acorn Growth Companies, 25 Jan 2015 [cached]
Rick Nagel
Mr. Nagel directs the latter-stage initiatives of Acorn Growth Companies, concentrating on the firm's acquisition, merger, and portfolio operating activities. He serves in direct executive and oversight capacities for several firms held by Acorn, which include manufacturing, engineering services, applied sciences, maintenance, repair, and overhaul services, intelligence and surveillance operations, and specialty government leasing and financing.
Mr. Nagel holds a B.S. degree from the University of Oklahoma's College of Engineering in Environmental Science. Before joining Acorn, he worked for Los Angeles, CA based Platinum Equity.
Mr. Nagel is a three-time "Metro 50" winner, awarded to the CEO's of the fastest growing companies in the Oklahoma City metropolitan area. He is a member of the International Who's Who of Professionals, the Downtown Oklahoma City Rotary Club, and the Air Force Association.
He, along with Jeff Davis, is a member of the prestigious Board of Governors of the Aerospace Industry Association, the preeminent trade association for America's Aerospace & Defense industry.
Mr. Nagel has served on numerous local, state, and national boards and commissions. He is a current member of the Oklahoma Aerospace Association, and is heavily involved with Boys & Girls Clubs of America - locally and nationally.
DCA Services, 3 April 2005 [cached]
Rick Nagel
president of DCA Services, Rick Nagel is responsible for guiding the strategic
direction and day-to-day operations of the company.His current focus
is on further expanding DCA's suite of back office products and on
growing the company through sales and acquisitions.Nagel has served as
In 1998, Nagel was
appointed to vice president of sales and marketing, in which he was directly
Nagel holds a Bachelor
Other People with the name "Nagel":
Other ZoomInfo Searches
Accelerate your business with the industry's most comprehensive profiles on business people and companies.
Find business contacts by city, industry and title. Our B2B directory has just-verified and in-depth profiles, plus the market's top tools for searching, targeting and tracking.
Atlanta | Boston | Chicago | Houston | Los Angeles | New York
Browse ZoomInfo's business people directory. Our professional profiles include verified contact information, biography, work history, affiliations and more.
Browse ZoomInfo's company directory. Our company profiles include corporate background information, detailed descriptions, and links to comprehensive employee profiles with verified contact information.