Texas Growth Fund investments

Money goes to companies with Texas base or big presence.

AMERICAN-STATESMAN STAFF
Sunday, March 14, 2004

The Texas Growth Fund has invested in 43 companies with Texas headquarters or substantial operations.

1991 Investment Pool
Year• Company Headquarters What it does Investment in millions of dollars
1993, 1995 Classic Communications Tyler Cable television 4.33
1993, 1994 Independent Gas Holdings Irving Propane distribution 1.75
1993, 1996 HealthAnswers Austin Health-care communications 2.25
1993, 1994, 1995 Sterling Foods San Antonio bakery products 2.61
1993 Silverado Foods Tulsa, Okla. specialty foods 2
1994 Technology Works Austin PC memory 2.92
1994 Administaff Kingwood benefits management 4
1994 CTIP Partners Houston barges 3.25
1994 ICMC El Campo Children's clothing 2
1994 Garden Ridge Houston crafts, decorations 3.56
1995 Total Safety Houston fire prevention 2
1995, 1996 Q Clubs Akron, Ohio health clubs 4.63
1995 Veridian Corp. Arlington, Va. security infrastructure 3
1995 Lil' Things Arlington children's clothing 4
1995 Investment Pool
1996,1997,1999 Sovereign Business Forms Houston business forms 3.4
1996, 1998 CTA Industries New York City acoustic products 5
1996, 1997, 2000 Rehab Designs of America Louisville orthotics, prosthetics 7.1
1997, 1999 Hot & Cool Lake Bluff, Ill. radiators, oil coolers 2.7
1997 Simeus Holdings Mansfield beef and pork sales 4.3
1998, 2001, 2002 Lofland Acquisitions Dallas rebar 7.5
1998 HBW Holdings Dallas broker, investment firm 2
1998, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002 Equicom Bryan radio stations 4.5
1998, 1999, 2000, 2001 Stellar Event & Presentations Houston event planning 7.3
1998 Investment Pool
1999, 2001 Stellar Event & Presentations Houston event planning 7.1
2000 724 Solutions Austin, Toronto e-commerce software 4.4
2000 Coraza Holdings Addison custom metal 12.8
2000, 2002 ePartners Irving Info tech services 24.5
2000, 2002 Hart InterCivic electronic voting 19.8
2000 Community Education Partners Nashville private schooling 21
2000, 2002, 2003 Birch Telecom Kansas City, Mo. phone and data 30.2
2000, 2001 NetSpend Austin prepaid online payments 3.5
2001, 2002 DISA Houston drug testing 6
2002 Associated Materials vinyl building products 18.3
1999, 2001, 2002 Turfgrass America Granbury turf 7.6
1999 Consolidated Equipment Houston construction rentals 15
1999, 2001 Cofiniti Austin financial services software 4
1999 Veridian Arlington, Va. government security systems 20
1999, 2001 PointOne Telecommunications Austin broadband 5
2000, 2001, 2002 FundsXpress Austin Internet banking services 4
2000 Tiger Acquisition Westford, Mass. environmental engineering 11
2000 TIMEC Acquisitions Torrance, Calif. oil, refinery maintenance 32.5
2003 Kestrel Acquistion Dallas medical transportation 9.4
2003 First Texas Holdings El Paso metal detectors, recreation products 23.6
2003 Southern Star Concrete Dallas concrete plants 77

• Year or years TGF invested in the company

Sources: TGF Management Corp.