Westcott LLC

Carl Westcott founded Westcott LLC in 1996 as an entrepreneurial private investment platform. Westcott LLC makes opportunistic investments across a broad array of industries and business models.

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Commodore Partners Ltd.

Founded in 2002, Commodore Partners is a Westcott-owned private equity firm that focuses on venture capital investments and the acquisition and development of real estate.

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Commodore Development LLC

Commodore Development LLC is a Westcott-owned development firm formed to develop the real estate assets of Commodore Partners and the Westcott family.

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Carl H. Westcott

Carl H. Westcott is Chairman of Westcott LLC and General Partner of Commodore Partners, Ltd., a real estate holding and development company.

In 1986, Mr. Westcott founded Westcott Communications. The company delivered education, training and information to various markets via interactive classrooms, private satellite television, and videotape. The company was sold in 1996 to KIII.

He founded First Extended Service Corporation in 1978, a processing firm for auto dealerships. FESC merged with AON Insurance Company in 2002.

He was a majority shareholder in Digital Witness which was formed in 2001 to develop and market video software solutions. The company was acquired by Westec Interactive Security, Inc. in November 2007.

He devotes much of his time to the Westcott Foundation. In 2003 Mr. Westcott received the Horatio Alger Award and was inducted as a Lifetime member of the Horatio Alger Association of Distinguished Americans.

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in the news


Commodore Partners Holds Groundbreaking Ceremony for The Mark at Midtown Park

Commodore Partners Ltd, a private equity firm owned by the Carl Westcott family, held a groundbreaking ceremony yesterday for The Mark at Midtown Park, a 274 unit luxury apartment community located on the east side of N. Central Expressway, just north of Meadow Road. A Ford dealership on the site was demolished in 2008 and the property was rezoned to allow multifamily in 2013.

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The Mark at Midtown Park Apartments

The Mark at Midtown Park in the works on North Central Expressway

A real estate investment company owned by Dallas businessman Carl Westcott is kicking off construction on a new North Dallas apartment community.

Work has already started on the 274-unit Mark at Midtown Park apartments located on the east side of North Central Expressway near Meadow Road.

The 4-story apartment development is being built at the entrance to the 80-acre Midtown Park mixed-use project.

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Apple buys German augmented-reality software maker Metaio

Apple Inc has acquired Metaio, a German company whose technology melds real-world imagery and computer-generated elements into moving video presentations, according to a corporate filing.

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InsideAR San Francisco Speaker Spotlight: Court Westcott

Our second speaker spotlight will introduce Court Westcott to you. He is Managing Partner at Commodore Partners, a private technology and real estate investment company. Prior to this, Court worked in the video surveillance industry. Court is an investor in Metaio and other augmented related companies.

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