USHG Acquisition Corp.

General Information

(Note: Danny Meyer of Shake Shack is leading this SPAC.)

We intend to focus our search for business combination targets on culture-driven businesses across a range of industries, including, but not limited to, technology, e-commerce, food and beverage, health and retail and consumer goods, although we may pursue an acquisition in any business industry or sector.

Our sponsor is affiliated with Union Square Hospitality Group, LLC (“USHG”), an organization founded in 1985 by our chairman, Danny Meyer. USHG was founded with the opening of Union Square Cafe and, in the years since then has created and/or operated more than 30 brands, including now publicly traded Shake Shack, more than 20 restaurants and bars, and a catering and events, venue management and consulting business. The company is also involved in specialty engagements and hospitality workshops that it conducts for clients in a wide variety of industries. In addition, USHG is affiliated with Enlightened Hospitality Investments, a growth equity investment platform. USHG, directly and through its affiliates, has investments that span myriad industry sectors, including restaurants, food and beverage, consumer brands, online marketplaces, software and Internet.

(Note: USHG Acquisition priced its SPAC IPO on Feb. 24, 2021, in line with the terms in its prospectus: 25 million units at $10 each to raise $250 million.)


Employees: 0
Founded: 2020
Contact Information
Address 853 Broadway 17th Floor New York, NY 10003
Phone Number (212) 228-3585
Web Address
View Prospectus: USHG Acquisition Corp.
Financial Information
Market Cap $319.34mil
Revenues $0 mil (last 12 months)
Net Income $0 mil (last 12 months)
IPO Profile
Symbol HUGSU
Exchange NYSE
Shares (millions): 25.0
Price range $10.00 - $10.00
Est. $ Volume $250.0 mil
Manager / Joint Managers Goldman Sachs/Piper Sandler
CO-Managers -
Expected To Trade: 2/25/2021
Status: Priced
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