Like Online Traffic School

closed 1/12/2015 via BNC Analysis

American Safety Council, acquired Online Traffic School

synopsis: Private equity-backed American Safety Council has acquired the Online Traffic School. The Online Traffic School, headquartered in Camarillo, California, provides 45 driver safety and driver improvement courses in 28 states.
buyer parent: Falfurrias Capital
buyer: American Safety Council
The American Safety Council pioneers e-Learning solutions and provides alternative delivery method courses. ASC offers online traffic and workplace safety training and regulatory-driven, professional continuing education programs. "
target: Online Traffic School
The Online Traffic School, headquartered in Camarillo, California, provides 45 driver safety and driver improvement courses in 28 states. They have graduated over four million students and have an unrivaled track record of customer satisfaction.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 2/21/2020 via Company Press Release

123FAHRSCHULE, acquired Odokar

synopsis: 123FAHRSCHULE, the first online driving school in Germany, has acquired Odokar from Ornikar, an online driving school in France. Odokar is a modern, digital driving school in Germany. Odokar enables students to learn with qualified driving instructors whenever and wherever they want.
buyer: 123FAHRSCHULE
123FAHRSCHULE is the first online driving school in Germany. 123FAHRSCHULE enables students to register, practice for exams, and plan driving lessons all online or via mobile app. Their innovative learning system and qualified driving instructors ensure that students will quickly learn how to drive."
target parent: Ornikar
target: Odokar
Odokar is a modern, digital driving school in Germany. Odokar enables students to learn with qualified driving instructors whenever and wherever they want. Their platform provides a flexible, digital learning environment with practice questions, short films, and more.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 9/20/2017 via BNC Analysis

Groupe Arcan, acquired PermiGo SAS

synopsis: Groupe Arcan, a well-known player in the driver training sector, has taken over PermiGo, a Lyon start-up created in 2014. PermiGo offers quality driver's training available on the road via phone, tablet or computer directly from the user's sofa.
buyer: Groupe Arcan
Groupe Arcan, based in France, operates traditional and online driving schools. Ronan Le Boulaire is the president of Groupe Arcan. "
target: PermiGo SAS
PermiGo offers quality driver's training available on the road via phone, tablet or computer directly from the user's sofa. Users can choose their venue as well as the instructor of choice and book their driving hours in real time. Permigo is based in Lyon, France.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 10/23/2020 via GlobeNewswire

Cemtrex, acquired Virtual Driver Interactive

synopsis: Cemtrex Inc., a technology company driving innovation in Internet of Things (IoT), security, machine vision & artificial intelligence, and augmented & virtual reality, has acquired Virtual Driver Interactive (“VDI”), a California based provider of innovative driver training simulation solutions.
buyer: Cemtrex (CETX:$43.67)
Cemtrex is a leading multi-industry technology company that is driving innovation in markets such as Internet of Things (IoT), Augmented and Virtual Reality (AR & VR), and Artificial Intelligence and Computer Vision (AI & CV). "
target: Virtual Driver Interactive
Virtual Driver Interactive is a provider of innovative driver training simulation solutions. Training programs include Driving EssentialsXE, a console-based teen driver training program using Xbox & PS4, One Simple Decision, a deterrent to distracted or impaired driving, among others.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
$2
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
0.0x
EV / EBITDA
closed 10/18/2017 via BNC Analysis

Encourage Japan Co., Ltd., acquired Ichinoseki 1st Drivingschool

synopsis: Encourage Japan Co., Ltd., a company that provides comprehensive consulting services to driving schools in Japan, has acquired Ichinoseki 1st Drivingschool, a driving school in Japan. Ichinoseki 1st Drivingschool teaches students basic driving knowledge, such as signals and street signs, and provides on-road training services.
buyer: Encourage Japan Co., Ltd.
Encourage Japan Co., Ltd. provides comprehensive consulting services to driving schools in Japan. The company helps the schools improve their business, reduce costs, and attract more customers. The company also manages and operates two driving schools. "
target: Ichinoseki 1st Drivingschool
Ichinoseki 1st Drivingschool is a driving school in Japan. The school teaches students basic driving knowledge, such as signals and street signs, and provides on-road training services. The training includes how to drive on highways and what to do in emergency situations.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
announced 8/9/2017 via Company Press Release

Liquid Asset Partners LLC, will acquire Skip Barber Racing School LLC

synopsis: Skip Barber Racing School is selling their assets and intellectual property to Liquid Asset Partners. The school is one of the largest racing institutions, with a 40+ year history providing racing instruction, defensive and high-performance driving classes, amateur and professional racing championships, and corporate entertainment experiences.
buyer: Liquid Asset Partners LLC
Liquid Asset Partners works with banks, retailers, bankruptcy courts, trustees, manufacturers, and lenders. They specialize in turning underperforming assets into cash. They make cash purchases or run commission based disposition sales in retail, industrial, wholesale, motorsports & equipment. "
target: Skip Barber Racing School LLC
Skip Barber Racing School is the world's largest and premier racing and driving school. They operate a fully integrated system of racing schools, driving schools, racing championships, and corporate events. They deliver high quality instruction, equipment, facilities and memorable experiences.
price ($mm)
$0.83
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 7/1/2017 via BNC Analysis

Drivers Competence Centre, acquired Top Conduite Sàrl

synopsis: Drivers Competence Centre AG, a company that offers education and training courses for new drivers in Pratteln, Switzerland, has acquired Top Conduite Sàrl, which operates a driving school based in Develier, Switzerland. Top Conduite offers courses for better vehicle control, motor bikes, heavy vehicles and trailers.
buyer: Drivers Competence Centre
The Drivers Competence Center AG (DCC AG) offers education and training courses for motorized private transport. They offer a 2 Phase training course to teach new drivers how to handle dangerous driving conditions. "
target: Top Conduite Sàrl
Top Conduite Sàrl operates a driving school based in Develier, Switzerland. They offer courses for better vehicle control, motor bikes, heavy vehicles and trailers.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
announced 9/21/2016 via BNC Analysis

The Next Street, will acquire Premier Driving School LLC

synopsis: The Next Street is acquiring Glastonbury's Premier Driving School, the company's 70th driving school in Connecticut. Premier Driving School uses an interactive classroom setting to teach defensive driving lessons that will last a lifetime.
buyer parent: All-Star Transportation, Inc.
buyer: The Next Street
The Next Street makes getting a driver's license as fast and as fun as the law allows. By training 10,000 more students each year than other driver’s ed options in the state, and by offering hundreds of classes at 70+ classroom locations – The Next Street is The Best Driving School in Connecticut. "
target: Premier Driving School LLC
Through their experience and expertise, Glastonbury, CT based Premier Driving School offers defensive driving lessons that will last a lifetime. Premier uses an interactive classroom setting and they reinforce the classroom curriculum through 5 hands on driving lessons.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 12/22/2012 via BNC Analysis

Aberdeen Foyer, acquired Roadwise Driver Training

synopsis: Aberdeen Foyer announced the full acquisition of Roadwise Driver Training, the largest independent driver training provider in the North East of Scotland. The phased acquisition of Roadwise by the Foyer began in August 2008 when the Foyer acquired a 50% share in the private company.
buyer: Aberdeen Foyer
Established in 1995, Aberdeen Foyer is a successful charitable organisation and social enterprise working to prevent and alleviate youth homelessness and unemployment. "
target: Roadwise Driver Training
Established in 1994, Roadwise Driver Training is the largest independent driver training provider in the North East of Scotland. The company’s services include intensive driving courses, under 17 training, driving lessons, defensive driver training, road familiarization, and more.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 11/3/2009 via BNC Analysis

The British School Of Motoring Ltd., acquired The British School Of Motoring Ltd.

synopsis: Abu-Haris Shafi and Nikolai Kesting, Joint Managing Directors of The British School of Motoring Ltd. acquired the remaining stake in The British School of Motoring Ltd. from Arques Industries AG for £10 million through a management buyout.
buyer: The British School Of Motoring Ltd.
The British School of Motoring ("BSM") is one of the largest national driving schools. While BSM is best known for teaching pupils to drive, they're also one of the largest providers of training to people who want to become driving instructors. "
target parent: Arques Industries AG
target: The British School Of Motoring Ltd.
The British School of Motoring ("BSM") is one of the largest national driving schools. While BSM is best known for teaching pupils to drive, they're also one of the largest providers of training to people who want to become driving instructors.
price ($mm)
$16
rev ($mm)
$56
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
0.3x
EV / EBITDA
closed 1/12/2015 via BNC Analysis

American Safety Council, acquired Online Traffic School

synopsis: Private equity-backed American Safety Council has acquired the Online Traffic School. The Online Traffic School, headquartered in Camarillo, California, provides 45 driver safety and driver improvement courses in 28 states.
buyer parent: Falfurrias Capital
buyer: American Safety Council
The American Safety Council pioneers e-Learning solutions and provides alternative delivery method courses. ASC offers online traffic and workplace safety training and regulatory-driven, professional continuing education programs. "
target: Online Traffic School
The Online Traffic School, headquartered in Camarillo, California, provides 45 driver safety and driver improvement courses in 28 states. They have graduated over four million students and have an unrivaled track record of customer satisfaction.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 6/23/2020 via BusinessWire

Ridgemont Equity Partners, acquired American Safety Council

synopsis: Ridgemont Equity Partners has acquired American Safety Council, a leading national provider of mandatory training, education, and certification solutions to regulated end markets. ASC distributes 100% of its life-saving content in digital format and focuses on workplace safety, driver safety and vocational certifications.
buyer: Ridgemont Equity Partners
Ridgemont Equity Partners is a Charlotte-based middle market buyout and growth equity investor. Since 1993, the principals of Ridgemont have invested approximately $4.4 billion. "
target parent: Falfurrias Capital
target: American Safety Council
American Safety Council is a leading national provider of mandatory training, education, and certification solutions to regulated end markets. ASC distributes 100% of its life-saving content in digital format and focuses on workplace safety, driver safety and vocational certifications.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 1/12/2015 via BNC Analysis

American Safety Council, acquired Online Traffic School

synopsis: Private equity-backed American Safety Council has acquired the Online Traffic School. The Online Traffic School, headquartered in Camarillo, California, provides 45 driver safety and driver improvement courses in 28 states.
buyer parent: Falfurrias Capital
buyer: American Safety Council
The American Safety Council pioneers e-Learning solutions and provides alternative delivery method courses. ASC offers online traffic and workplace safety training and regulatory-driven, professional continuing education programs. "
target: Online Traffic School
The Online Traffic School, headquartered in Camarillo, California, provides 45 driver safety and driver improvement courses in 28 states. They have graduated over four million students and have an unrivaled track record of customer satisfaction.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 5/13/2014 via BusinessWire

Falfurrias Capital, acquired American Safety Council

synopsis: Falfurrias Capital Partners, a Charlotte-based private equity firm, announced it has acquired a controlling interest in American Safety Council (“ASC”) to support and enhance ASC’s growth under the leadership of CEO Jeff Pairan. The American Safety Council pioneers e-Learning solutions and provides alternative delivery method courses.
buyer: Falfurrias Capital
Falfurrias Capital Partners is a Charlotte-based private equity investment firm founded in 2006. The firm is focused on acquiring or investing in a diverse portfolio of growth oriented middle market companies. "
target: American Safety Council
The American Safety Council pioneers e-Learning solutions and provides alternative delivery method courses. ASC offers online traffic and workplace safety training and regulatory-driven, professional continuing education programs.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 6/23/2020 via BusinessWire

Ridgemont Equity Partners, acquired American Safety Council

synopsis: Ridgemont Equity Partners has acquired American Safety Council, a leading national provider of mandatory training, education, and certification solutions to regulated end markets. ASC distributes 100% of its life-saving content in digital format and focuses on workplace safety, driver safety and vocational certifications.
buyer: Ridgemont Equity Partners
Ridgemont Equity Partners is a Charlotte-based middle market buyout and growth equity investor. Since 1993, the principals of Ridgemont have invested approximately $4.4 billion. "
target parent: Falfurrias Capital
target: American Safety Council
American Safety Council is a leading national provider of mandatory training, education, and certification solutions to regulated end markets. ASC distributes 100% of its life-saving content in digital format and focuses on workplace safety, driver safety and vocational certifications.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 5/13/2014 via BusinessWire

Falfurrias Capital, acquired American Safety Council

synopsis: Falfurrias Capital Partners, a Charlotte-based private equity firm, announced it has acquired a controlling interest in American Safety Council (“ASC”) to support and enhance ASC’s growth under the leadership of CEO Jeff Pairan. The American Safety Council pioneers e-Learning solutions and provides alternative delivery method courses.
buyer: Falfurrias Capital
Falfurrias Capital Partners is a Charlotte-based private equity investment firm founded in 2006. The firm is focused on acquiring or investing in a diverse portfolio of growth oriented middle market companies. "
target: American Safety Council
The American Safety Council pioneers e-Learning solutions and provides alternative delivery method courses. ASC offers online traffic and workplace safety training and regulatory-driven, professional continuing education programs.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 6/5/2013 via PR Web

Compliance Safety Systems merged with WorkforceQA,

synopsis: Compliance Safety Systems (CSS) and WorkforceQA have merged. CSS is a leader in DOT compliance within the trucking industry due to its robust software system and customer service. CSS corporate offices have relocated its day to day operations to Salt Lake City, UT, the location for WorkforceQA.
buyer: WorkforceQA
WorkforceQA utilizes cutting edge Web-based technology to offer a full range of services to the Drug-Free Workplace Industry. WorkforceQA delivers everything a small company needs to become a Drug-Free Workplace. "
target: Compliance Safety Systems
Compliance Safety Systems is the technology leading Third Party Administrator of Employee or Contractor Drug and Alcohol Screening Services. The company focuses primarily on the transportation industry and other industry segments that are required to perform drug and alcohol testing.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 7/19/2017 via PR Web

Delancey Street Capital Partners, LLC, Intuitis, acquired Driving Dynamics Inc.

synopsis: Driving Dynamics, in business for 30 years, has been acquired by managing owner Art Liggio, Driving Dynamics’ president and CEO, majority owner investment firm Intuitis LLC, and Delancey Street Capital Partners. Driving Dynamics Inc. is a provider of advanced performance driver safety training for fleet-based organizations throughout North America.
buyer: Intuitis
buyer: Delancey Street Capital Partners, LLC
Intuitis LLC, founded in 2000, is funded by a team of seasoned and successful long-term investors based in the U.S. and Europe. The firm focuses on acquiring control investments in small- to growing middle- market companies and seeks to invest in the long-term development of these businesses. "
target: Driving Dynamics Inc.
Driving Dynamics Inc. is a provider of advanced performance driver safety training for fleet-based organizations throughout North America.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
announced 8/29/2018 via Company Description

Polaris Private Equity, will acquire Falck Safety Services

synopsis: Polaris, a Danish private equity firm, will acquire 100% of the shares in Falck Safety Services Holding A/S and take over all Safety Services activities in Falck. Falck Safety Services is an international leader in rescue and safety training, providing safety services to the oil & gas, maritime, renewable energy and other high-risk industries.
buyer: Polaris Private Equity
Polaris is a Danish-owned private equity firm with activities across a range of industries and experience building growth companies, including providers of critical services to the renewable energy industry, among others. "
target parent: Falck
target: Falck Safety Services
Falck Safety Services is an international leader in rescue and safety training, providing safety services to the oil & gas, maritime, renewable energy and other high-risk industries. Falck Safety Services trains staff in safe conduct and survival skills aimed at preventing accidents and injuries.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
announced 3/2/2016 via BNC Analysis

ARGUS International, Inc., will acquire Unmanned Safety Institute, LLC

synopsis: ARGUS International, Inc. will acquire Unmanned Safety Institute, which has carved out a recognized and respected position in the safety training, certification and management of unmanned aerial vehicles. The acquisition couples nicely with ARGUS’ global presence in the aviation safety training, auditing, rating, and SMS business.
buyer: ARGUS International, Inc.
Headquartered in Cincinnati, ARGUS provides world-class aviation software and business management solutions, including AVMOSYS business management software, TRAQPak, CHEQ, and ARMOR SMS. "
target: Unmanned Safety Institute, LLC
Founded in 2014, the Unmanned Safety Institute is a professional flight safety organization for operators, enterprises, and organizations focused on integrating and operating Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) safely for civil or commercial purposes.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
announced 5/13/2019 via Company Press Release

Oakley Capital Investments Limited, will acquire Seagull AS

synopsis: Herkules Capital has entered into an agreement to sell Seagull Maritime AS to a fund managed by Oakley Capital. Seagull is the leading provider of competence & training management solutions for the maritime industry. The company was established in 1996 and is based in Horten, Norway.
buyer parent: Oakley Capital Limited
buyer: Oakley Capital Investments Limited (OCL:$88.88)
Oakley Capital Investments Limited ("OCI"), an AIM listed company, seeks to provide investors with long term capital appreciation, through its investment in the Funds of Oakley Capital Private Equity and through co-investment opportunities. "
target parent: Herkules Capital
target: Seagull AS
Norway-based Seagull Maritime AS is the leading provider of competence management solutions and e-learning material for seafarers worldwide and offers a comprehensive library of training and onboard courses for regulatory compliance and improved seafarer knowledge.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 7/29/2020 via Company Press Release

EV Private Equity, acquired Trainor

synopsis: Norwegian firm EV Private Equity has acquired Norway-based Trainor, a provider of electrical safety training, digital solutions, and consultancy services to the global energy, renewables, power and grid, and maritime industries. The investment will see EV Private Equity become the majority shareholder, alongside Trainor management and employees.
buyer: EV Private Equity
Norway-based EV Private Equity is an independent growth equity firm dedicated to creating value and driving superior returns for our investors. The firm invests in new technologies that lower costs, increase productivity, and reduce risk and carbon footprint for the energy industry. "
target: Trainor
Trainor is a Norwegian provider of electrical safety training, digital solutions, and consultancy services to the global energy, renewables, power and grid, and maritime industries. Trainor has developed a suite of e-learning, blended learning, classroom training courses, and tailor-made courses.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 10/12/2015 via PR Newswire

The Boeing Company, acquired Peters Software GmbH

synopsis: Boeing, the world's largest aerospace company, announced it has acquired Peters Software GmbH, a company that specializes in curriculum and materials for commercial and private pilots operating in rapidly growing markets aligned with EASA.
buyer: The Boeing Company (BA:$92,155.00)
Boeing is the world's largest aerospace company and leading manufacturer of commercial jetliners and defense, space and security systems. A top U.S. exporter, the company supports airlines and U.S. and allied government customers in 150 countries. "
target: Peters Software GmbH
Located in Cologne, Germany, Peters Software specializes in curriculum and materials for commercial and private pilots operating in rapidly growing markets aligned with EASA.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA

Like Online Traffic School


read more

Online Traffic School

Odokar

PermiGo SAS

Virtual Driver Interactive

Ichinoseki 1st Drivingschool

Skip Barber Racing School LLC

Top Conduite Sàrl

Premier Driving School LLC

Roadwise Driver Training

The British School Of Motoring Ltd.

read more

Online Traffic School

read more

American Safety Council

Online Traffic School

American Safety Council

read more

American Safety Council

American Safety Council

Compliance Safety Systems

Driving Dynamics Inc.

Falck Safety Services

Unmanned Safety Institute, LLC

Seagull AS

Trainor

Peters Software GmbH

Geography
Matching Companies