United Parks is an owner and operator of amusement parks and water parks throughout the United States.
The company’s mission is to offer its guests unparalleled family entertainment value. Its parks are the safest and cleanest in the industry and provide an atmosphere that hard-working families from all walks of life can easily access and enjoy.
United Parks prides itself on delivering a great day of fun and excitement at fair prices to all of its patrons.
United Parks is part of a larger portfolio of investments of Purchase Capital, a private investment firm founded and led by Nicholas J. Singer. Nicholas J. Singer has more than 20 years of experience in finance and investments, and is the Founder and Managing Member of Purchase Capital. He is also the Founder & Executive Chairman of United Parks, the Executive Chairman of IntegriCo Composites, the Chairman & CEO of OTR Acquisition Corp., a Board Member of Brooklyn ImmunoTherapeutics, and a Trustee of the Pérez Art Museum Miami.
From 2007 to 2013, Mr. Singer was the Co-Founder & Co-Managing Member of Standard General, an SEC-registered investment advisor that has managed over $1 billion of assets during his tenure. Prior to that, he was a Founding Partner of Cyrus Capital Partners, a Principal at Och-Ziff Capital Management, and an Analyst in High Yield Trading and in the Principal Investment Area at Goldman Sachs & Co. He graduated summa cum laude with a B.S. in Economics from the Wharton School and a B.A.S. in Electrical Engineering from the School of Engineering and Applied Science at the University of Pennsylvania.
Purchase Capital is an investment firm that provides patient capital for private and public companies with significant potential for long-term value creation. The firm looks broadly across asset classes and industries, takes a concentrated approach toward deploying capital, and is flexible with regard to debt or equity. Purchase Capital serves as the family office to veteran investor and entrepreneur Nicholas J. Singer, and as a sponsor to leading institutional investors, endowments, and foundations.