Belle Isle

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Security Type
Common Stock
Min Investment
Offering Date
August 07, 2023
Expected Close Date
November 08, 2023
Target Raise
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Number of Employees
Short Term Debt
Cost of Goods
Long Term Debt
Net Income

Company Description

Belle Isle is a craft spirit company in Richmond Virginia, creating premium products in the moonshine category. The company has passed the 15,000 9L case mark in 2022 and its Virginia case sales have increased by 70% since the start of Covid in 2020, putting the company firmly within the top 10% of all craft spirits brands in the US by volume.

Management Team / Advisory Board Bios

Vincent RiggiCo-Founder and Chief Executive OfficerVince is the co-founder and CEO of Belle Isle Craft Spirits and has been at the helm since its inception in 2013. 10 years, and over 1 million bottles and canned cocktails later, Belle Isle has grown into one of the top craft spirits brands in the United States. His early fondness for spirits, sparked by memorable scotch-tasting sessions with his father, fueled his journey into the industry with his brother-in-law, Brian Marks. With no prior experience, he identifies as a "knucklehead entrepreneur," who appreciates those with the willingness to learn. It’s that willingness that brought him and Brian around the country, learning the craft alongside some of the nation’s finest spirit makers. Believing firmly in the adage, "It's better to be loved by a few than liked by many," he and the team at Belle Isle strive to create exceptional spirits that resonate deeply with its customers. Brian MarksCo-Founder and Chairman of the board (Part Time)Brian is the cofounder and Chairman of the Board of Belle Isle Craft Spirits and as CEO of, a custom apparel e-commerce platform he co-founded in 2011.  Brian believes that empowering people and connecting communities is the key to building companies and products. His employees and his customers are his driving priority, second only to his wife and two daughters. Brian works 20 hours per week for Belle Isle., Brandon DayDirector of MarketingBrandon Day is the Director of Marketing at Belle Isle Moonshine, overseeing all marketing, digital, creative and brand efforts and strategy. In his time with Belle Isle, he has overseen the expansion into new product lines and channels; secured national press placements in Bon Appetit, Forbes, Southern Living, and Vogue; and launched the company's first full e-commerce platform, shipping Belle Isle Moonshine to customers in over 35 states. Michael ProvanceDirector (Part Time)Mike is an experienced and visionary leader in the technology innovation space, with a proven track record of scaling growth ventures. As Managing Partner of Alpine Growth Partners, he provides strategic operations advisory services to small businesses seeking to overcome barriers and achieve growth. His expertise in operations management, digital transformation, and data and technology strategy has been sought after by leaders in a variety of industries, including financial services, manufacturing, healthcare, and U.S. Department of Defense commands. Mike's background in early-stage investments in computing, medical, and environmental technologies has contributed to multiple successful exits for investors, generating over $200 million in value by building high-performance, growth-stage ventures.  Mike holds a Ph.D. in Strategy and Innovation from George Washington University, an MBA from Penn State, and a BS from MIT. Based in Chapel Hill, NC with his wife, Anne, Mike continues to make a lasting impact on the world of technology and entrepreneurship. Mike works less than 5 hours per week for Belle Isle. Brian QuigleyDirector (Part Time)Brian has 30 years of business leadership experience. He is currently CEO of Qnovia, Inc. Brian is an investor and Director at Belle Isle. Brian works less than 5 hours per week for Belle Isle. Michael MalloyDirector (Part Time)Board Member. Mike works less than 5 hours per week for Belle Isle. Joseph Dale CheelyChief Financial Officer (Part Time)Experienced financial advisor to small business on various operational and strategic matters. As a former business owner and advisor with 32 years' experience as a founder as a practicing CPA, I advised over 100 business ranging from one million to $300 million from start up until successful exit. Joseph works 10 hours per week for Belle Isle.

Amount Raised : $575,352
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