Our Company

Guess & Co. Corporation is a diversified company with four primary business units which are the energy group, the industrial group, the health care group and the real estate group. We are based in Durham, North Carolina and conduct business in the United States and abroad. Most of our businesses are built organically, and we pursue acquisitions of existing companies that will compliment our current operations. We are governed by a Board of Directors and operated by a management team. As a privately-held company we are focused on our customers, employees, shareholders and the communities in which we do business in a meaningful way with a long-term view. We were incorporated in January of 2015 and became organized in August of 2017. Our Fiscal Year 2017 projected gross revenue is $250 million with projected EBITDA of $50 million (Fiscal Year ending August 31, 2018).

State of Incorporation - North Carolina

Date of Incorporation - January 5, 2015

Date of Organization - August 8, 2017

Fiscal Year ​2017 Projected Gross Revenue - $250,000,000  (Fiscal Year ending August 31, 2018)

Fiscal Year 2017 Projected EBITDA (earnings before interest taxes depreciation amortization) - $50,000,000 (Fiscal Year ending August 31, 2017)

​Authorized Common Shares - 100,000,000

Par Value of Common Shares - $100.00 Per Share

​Authorized Preferred Shares - 25,000,000

Par Value of Preferred Shares - $250.00 Per Share

​Our Mission Statement

The mission of Guess & Co. Corporation is to deliver excellent products and services that meet the needs of consumers, companies, and governments; while consistently providing a rewarding employment experience for our employees, generating favorable returns for our shareholders, and positively impacting our communities.

Our Vision Statement

Guess & Co. Corporation will become a dominant and respected operator in the markets we serve through our strategies, innovation, and reliability.

Our Values

Integrity – We do the right thing.

Diligence – We are fully committed and unwavering in our efforts.

Honesty – We are forthright and truthful in our dealings.

Stewardship – We are faithful caretakers of opportunities, resources, and those who depend on us.

Our Founder

Jerry D. Guess


Jerry D. Guess is the founder of Guess & Co. Corporation. A serial entrepreneur since the age of 13 years old, Mr. Guess founded Guess & Co. Corporation in 2017 to be a company focused on and committed to excellence in each of its business areas. Despite personal and professional setbacks, Mr. Guess has remained determined to leverage his experiences and knowledge to build a company that positively contributes to the well-being of society. He is very passionate about the company being a force of good in the world to improve the lives of others. Mr. Guess is active in day to day operations and works closely with the Board and Management to help the company achieve its goals. He assists with commercial negotiations, development of products and services, and uses his extensive network of contacts to support business opportunities for the company. Mr. Guess is also responsible for planning and corporate strategy.