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Symphony Technology Group, acquired Fishbowl Marketing

synopsis: Fishbowl Inc., the leading customer engagement platform provider for the restaurant industry, announced that it has been acquired by Symphony Technology Group (STG). STG is a strategic private equity firm with $2 billion in assets under management focused on transforming high-potential companies into definitive market leaders.
buyer: Symphony Technology Group
Founded in 2002, Symphony Technology Group (STG) is a strategic private equity firm with $2 billion in assets under management focused on transforming high-potential companies into definitive market leaders. Their current portfolio consists of 19 global companies. "
target: Fishbowl Marketing
Fishbowl helps restaurants drive predictable sales growth through its guest centric, closed loop marketing analytics platform. The platform ingests structured, unstructured, and streaming data from many sources, giving clients the insights needed to grow their businesses.
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closed 6/23/2016 via BNC Analysis

Mobikon, acquired Mass Blurb Pvt. Ltd.

synopsis: Digital marketing startup Mobikon Asia Pte Ltd has acquired MassBlurb, an automated online marketing platform for restaurants. MassBlurb, which was co-founded by Sanket Shah and Pankit Chheda, helps restaurants create their brand presence and increase their overall business with the help of technology.
buyer: Mobikon
Mobikon is a leading customer engagement and analytics platform for hospitality industry. Over 350 brands spanning 2400+ outlets in 9 countries use Mobikon's platform, modules and engagement tools to interact with customers. Platform has engaged over 4,300,000+ customers. "
target: Mass Blurb Pvt. Ltd.
MassBlurb is an automated online marketing platform for restaurants. MassBlurb helps restaurants create their brand presence and increase their overall business with the help of technology. It works with about 200 premium restaurant brands across India.
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closed 12/6/2019 via PR Newswire

TripAdvisor LLC, acquired SinglePlatform

synopsis: TripAdvisor, Inc., the world's largest travel platform, has acquired SinglePlatform, a leading menu management company. SinglePlatform works with restaurants to publish and manage their menus and other key information such as their business name, opening hours, and contact information on main search and discovery sites like Google and Facebook.
buyer: TripAdvisor LLC (TRIP:$1,571.00)
TripAdvisor, the world's largest travel platform, helps nearly 460 million travelers each month. Travelers across the globe use the TripAdvisor site and app to browse more than 830 million reviews and opinions of 8.6 million accommodations, restaurants, experiences, airlines and cruises. "
target parent: Endurance International Group
target: SinglePlatform
SinglePlatform enables and empowers small businesses to update their information across its network of publishers, including top search engines, review sites, and mobile apps. With SinglePlatform, businesses can enhance their online presence and stand out by adding content to their web listings.
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closed 11/28/2018 via BNC Analysis

DineOut, acquired Torqus Systems

synopsis: Times Internet’s restaurant booking service Dineout has acquired Pune-based SaaS company Torqus which provides restaurant management software. Torqus offers point-of-sale management, customer data management, delivery tracking, SMS marketing, and supply chain management services.
buyer parent: The Times Group
buyer: DineOut
DineOut is an online restaurant reservation platform. Dineout Services Pvt Ltd. operates dineout.co.in, a personal dining out concierge for restaurant, cafe/lounge, pub/bar, and club bookings for parties/groups in South Delhi, West Delhi, Central Delhi, Ghaziabad, Gurgaon, Noida, and Faridabad. "
target: Torqus Systems
Pune-based SaaS company Torqus provides restaurant management software. Torqus offers point-of-sale management, customer data management, delivery tracking, SMS marketing, and supply chain management services. It was started by Tanmay Ratnaparkhe and Suneet Kulkarni in 2013 as a PoS service.
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closed 10/18/2017 via BNC Analysis

MyVoucherCodes, acquired Happiour Limited

synopsis: MyVoucherCodes, part of Monitise Content, has acquired Happiour, a daily food and drink app created in 2015 by musical brothers and serial-entrepreneurs, Hal and Sam Stokes. Happiour is used by over 100,000 users in central London and has partnered with over 150 businesses.
buyer parent: Fiserv, Inc.
buyer: MyVoucherCodes
MyVoucherCodes.co.uk is the UK’s leading discount website. It launched in November 2006 and provides sales, discount and voucher code information to millions of consumers across the UK every month. "
target: Happiour Limited
Happiour is London's daily food and drink app. A mobile platform that connects vendors and customers through exclusive, real time, local offers. Over 100,000 people have downloaded Happiour and they work with over 150 vendors from major brands to local independents.
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closed 6/10/2014 via PR Newswire

Priceline, acquired Buuteeq

synopsis: The Priceline Group, the world leader in online travel, announced that it has acquired buuteeq, Inc., a leading digital marketing platform for hotels worldwide.
buyer: Priceline (NasdaqGS:BKNG:$14,527.00)
Priceline is a leader in global online hotel reservations, with over 270,000 participating hotels worldwide. The Group is composed of four primary brands - Booking.com, priceline.com, Agoda.com and Rentalcars.com - and several ancillary brands. "
target: Buuteeq
buuteeq is one of the fastest growing software-as-a-service companies in the world and they are focused on changing the meaning of web marketing for the hospitality industry.
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closed 10/1/2018 via Company Press Release

LivePerson, Inc., acquired Conversable, Inc.

synopsis: LivePerson, Inc. a leading provider of conversational commerce solutions, announced that it has acquired Conversable, a leading conversational intelligence platform focused on social and marketing use cases, with a speciality in conversational commerce for the quick service restaurant and hospitality industries.
buyer: LivePerson, Inc. (LPSN:$233.78)
LivePerson makes life easier by transforming how people communicate with brands. Their conversational commerce solutions are used to orchestrate humans and AI, at scale, and create a convenient, deeply personal relationship. "
target: Conversable, Inc.
Conversable provides clients with online services and tools that allow them to improve their online interactions with individuals on existing social media and messaging platforms. Conversable's speciality is in conversational commerce for the quick service restaurant and hospitality industries.
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closed 6/28/2016 via BNC Analysis

Travelling Connect B.V., acquired DealBroker BV

synopsis: Travelling Connect announced the acquisition of DealBroker. DealBroker offers support services with contextual information for travel-related companies such as airlines, travel agents and mobile providers. Users of the DealBroker platform receive information and offers while travelling, based on their location.
buyer: Travelling Connect B.V.
Travelling Connect is the first global rewarding program with a focus on roaming customers. Travelling Connect also has its own one stop travel mobile app. It finds solutions to all mobile travel needs, from earning miles while roaming, booking a hotel or renting a car to finding local deals. "
target: DealBroker BV
DealBroker is a travel technology company serving the global travel and tourism industry. DealBroker increases brand awareness, brand loyalty and ancillary revenue on existing bookings by automatically sending targeted offers to travellers at the right moment and through the most effective channel.
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closed 12/13/2011 via PR Newswire

ezRez Software, Inc., acquired Topguest

synopsis: ezRez Software, Inc. announced that it has acquired Topguest, a San Francisco-based startup company providing loyalty and social network engagement products to travel companies. Topguest enables members of leading travel loyalty programs to earn reward points for geo-located check-ins via their mobile devices.
buyer: ezRez Software, Inc.
ezRez Software is a B2B SaaS provider that allows partners to sell travel products anywhere in the world. Its clients are large airlines, hotel companies, travel agencies and financial institutions seeking to increase revenue and customer satisfaction. "
target: Topguest
Topguest is a technology company that translates social media activity by loyalty program members into incremental engagement and transaction opportunities. The Topguest platform seamlessly connects client loyalty programs with top social media services.
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closed 2/9/2016 via BusinessWire

Heartland Payment Systems, acquired Beanstalk Data, LLC

synopsis: Heartland Payment Systems, one of the nation’s largest payment processors, announced it has acquired privately held Beanstalk Data, a leading provider of customer engagement platforms for restaurants in the United States. Beanstalk Data is a popular technology provider for quick service restaurants and fast casual dining providers.
buyer: Heartland Payment Systems (HPY:$2,682.40)
Heartland Payment Systems, Inc., one of the largest payment processors in the United States, delivers credit/debit/prepaid card processing and security technology through Heartland Secure™ and its comprehensive breach warranty. "
target: Beanstalk Data, LLC
Beanstalk Data has created Beanstalk Engage™, a marketing cloud and big data CRM system combined with a real-time marketing engine for business-to-consumer (B2C) companies, which enables them to have longer and more personal relationships with their customers.
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closed 11/29/2012 via BNC Analysis

Google Inc., acquired Incentive Targeting

synopsis: Internet search giant Google, Inc has acquired Online coupon start-up Incentive Targeting, Inc. The company's patent-pending technology allows non-technical marketing executives to design sophisticated, relevant promotions—and helps measure return on investment in real time—directly over the Internet.
buyer: Google Inc. (GOOGL:$155,058.00)
Google's innovative search technologies connect millions of people with information every day. Google is a top web property in all major global markets. Google's targeted advertising program provides businesses with measurable results, while enhancing the overall web experience for users. "
target: Incentive Targeting
Founded in February of 2007, Incentive Targeting partners with retail chains to provide a targeted marketing service to manufacturers of grocery and consumer products.
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closed 2/13/2019 via BNC Analysis

Shiji, acquired ICE Portal

synopsis: Shiji, the leading manufacturer of Chinese hotel information systems, has acquired ICE Portal, a content management and distribution platform for the hospitality industry. ICE Portal's cloud-based platform helps hotels manage, curate, and distribute their photos, videos, and virtual tours to thousands of travel sites.
buyer: Shiji (SZSE:002153:$441.84)
Founded in 1998, Shiji’s aim is to become a “big data” application service platform operator. Shiji has become the leading manufacturer of Chinese hotel information systems. Shiji has also introduced consulting, IT solutions and data platform services. "
target: ICE Portal
ICE Portal is a content management and distribution platform for the hospitality industry. Their cloud-based platform helps hotels manage, curate, and distribute their photos, videos, and virtual tours to thousands of travel sites.
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closed 9/13/2018 via Company Press Release

GrubHub, Inc., acquired LevelUp

synopsis: Grubhub, the nation's leading online and mobile food-ordering and delivery marketplace, has closed its previously announced acquisition of LevelUp, the leader in mobile diner engagement and payment solutions for national and regional restaurant brands.
buyer: GrubHub, Inc. (NYSE:GRUB:$840.45)
GrubHub is one of the nation's largest portfolios of online and mobile takeout food ordering and delivery services. The company's platforms and services strive to make takeout better through innovative restaurant technology, easy-to-use platforms and an improved delivery experience. "
target: LevelUp
LevelUp, based in Boston, is building next-generation mobile experiences for over 200 brands nationwide: empowering businesses to engage customers. LevelUp’s platform offers a broad range of customized functionality: mobile rewards, payments, native online ordering, CRM, and more.
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closed 10/18/2017 via Company Press Release

Resy, acquired Servy

synopsis: Resy, a SaaS restaurant reservation tool that uses technology to redefine hospitality, has acquired Servy, a next-generation mystery shopping, private feedback, and market research platform for restaurants.
buyer: Resy
Resy is a SaaS restaurant reservation tool that uses technology to redefine hospitality by offering a cutting edge real-time cloud-based system with flat pricing, resetting industry expectations about how much value restaurants should expect from technology partners. "
target: Servy
Servy is a next gen mystery dining platform. Their mobile app empowers a community of frequent diners and hospitality experts to complete private, customized restaurant evaluations.
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closed 10/29/2013 via BusinessWire

First Data Corporation, acquired Perka, Inc.

synopsis: First Data Corporation, a global leader in electronic commerce and payment processing, announced the company has acquired Perka, provider of a smart loyalty program. Perka is a mobile marketing and consumer loyalty platform that helps small to medium-sized merchants engage their customers with location-based smartphone apps.
buyer parent: Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co.
buyer: First Data Corporation (FDC:$8,679.00)
First Data Corp. is a leading provider of electronic commerce and payment solutions for businesses worldwide. First Data powers the global economy by making it easy, fast and secure for people and businesses around the world to buy goods and services using virtually any form of payment. "
target: Perka, Inc.
Perka is a mobile marketing and consumer loyalty platform that helps small to medium-sized merchants engage their customers with location-based smartphone apps.
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closed 11/28/2018 via BNC Analysis

dnata, acquired bd4travel

synopsis: Air services provider dnata, part of the Emirates Group, has acquired a majority stake in artificial intelligence (AI) travel technology company bd4travel. bd4travel profiles every single user – so that it is possible to understand each user's interest and intent in real-time.
buyer parent: The Emirates Group
buyer: dnata
dnata is one of the world’s largest air services providers. Offering ground handling, cargo, travel, and flight catering services in 85 countries across six continents, dnata is a trusted partner for over 300 airline customers around the world. "
target: bd4travel
bd4travel profiles every single user – so that it is possible to understand each user's interest and intent in real-time. Then bd4travel instantly recommends the most relevant product, service or content for them from a company's portfolio.
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closed 1/11/2018 via PR Newswire

Blacksmith Applications, Inc., acquired GoSimple LLC

synopsis: Blacksmith Applications, a leading provider of SaaS-based trade promotion management software for enterprise-class consumer packaged goods manufacturers, announced the acquisition of GoSimple LLC of Oldsmar, Florida. GoSimple provides a complete foodservice trade promotion management solution.
buyer parent: Strattam Capital
buyer: Blacksmith Applications, Inc.
Blacksmith Applications enables foodservice manufacturers to confidently manage their trade spending and pricing initiatives through software solutions and consulting, supporting comprehensive profitability analysis. "
target: GoSimple LLC
GoSimple provides affordable trade promotion management solutions for foodservice manufacturers. Their focus is to provide superior service in the claims/deduction management arena while providing a best in class software solution.
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closed 12/7/2017 via BNC Analysis

Koddi Inc., purchased Hotel Ad Tech Division from HookLogic

synopsis: Koddi, a bid automation platform mostly in travel metasearch, has acquired the former HookLogic Hotel Ad Tech Division from Criteo. The Hotel Ad Tech Division is a travel performance-marketing business that hotels use to drive demand for specific properties via sponsored listings in the search results of Expedia and other channels.
buyer: Koddi Inc.
Koddi is a cloud/SaaS provider of marketing technology for advertisers in the travel industry. Their partners leverage the Koddi platform and its fully automated and customizable reporting features to manage marketing investment for hundreds of thousands of hotel properties globally. "
seller parent: Criteo
seller: HookLogic
Criteo's HookLogic Hotel Ad Tech Division is a travel performance-marketing business that hotels use to drive demand for specific properties via sponsored listings in the search results of Expedia and other channels.
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closed 5/16/2012 via BusinessWire

Mercury Payment Systems, Inc., acquired Sundrop Mobile

synopsis: Mercury Payment Systems® announced the acquisition of Sundrop® Mobile, a pioneer in mobile and social loyalty marketing. It marks Mercury’s first acquisition since its founding in 2001, as well as the first card-less mobile loyalty program integrated with payment processing.
buyer parent: SilverLake
buyer: Mercury Payment Systems, Inc.
Mercury Payment Systems is one of the fastest-growing payment processing companies in North America. Mercury is a trusted, award-winning channel partner to over 500 point-of-sale (POS) Independent Software Vendors and 2,500 POS Value Added Resellers. "
target: Sundrop Mobile
Sundrop Mobile is a mobile marketing and loyalty solutions provider. Sundrop provides an automated, card-less mobile loyalty program, loyalTXT. loyalTXT uses customer's mobile number as their loyalty card. The loyalty program uses text messaging with email for data collection and communication.
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closed 1/27/2017 via BusinessWire

Symphony Technology Group, acquired Fishbowl Marketing

synopsis: Fishbowl Inc., the leading customer engagement platform provider for the restaurant industry, announced that it has been acquired by Symphony Technology Group (STG). STG is a strategic private equity firm with $2 billion in assets under management focused on transforming high-potential companies into definitive market leaders.
buyer: Symphony Technology Group
Founded in 2002, Symphony Technology Group (STG) is a strategic private equity firm with $2 billion in assets under management focused on transforming high-potential companies into definitive market leaders. Their current portfolio consists of 19 global companies. "
target: Fishbowl Marketing
Fishbowl helps restaurants drive predictable sales growth through its guest centric, closed loop marketing analytics platform. The platform ingests structured, unstructured, and streaming data from many sources, giving clients the insights needed to grow their businesses.
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closed 12/2/2015 via Company Press Release

Fishbowl Marketing, acquired CLYP Technologies

synopsis: Fishbowl, the leading provider of a marketing and guest analytics platform to the restaurant industry, announced the acquisition of CLYP Technologies, a next generation mobile automation firm with a strong presence in retail.
buyer: Fishbowl Marketing
Fishbowl helps restaurants leverage data to drive predictable sales growth. Fishbowl's closed loop restaurant marketing SaaS platform is highly scalable and ingests data quickly from various sources, including email, SMS, social, online ordering, loyalty programs, reservations, and more. "
target: CLYP Technologies
CLYP Technologies is a next generation mobile automation firm with a strong presence in retail. CLYP integrates customer intelligence, a content relevancy engine and personalization to deliver full marketing automation across mobile devices, while offering real time messaging and mobile loyalty.
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closed 7/7/2015 via GlobeNewswire

Fishbowl Marketing, acquired Czar Metrics

synopsis: Fishbowl, the leading provider of a marketing analytics platform to the restaurant industry, announced the acquisition of Czar Metrics, a predictive analytics firm with a deep bench of restaurant clients. Czar Metrics specializes in using proprietary models to guide clients in decisions for menu and price engineering, site selection, and more.
buyer: Fishbowl Marketing
Fishbowl helps restaurants leverage data to drive predictable sales growth. Fishbowl's closed loop restaurant marketing SaaS platform is highly scalable and ingests data quickly from various sources, including email, SMS, social, online ordering, loyalty programs, reservations, and more. "
target: Czar Metrics
Czar Metrics is a highly specialized advisory group providing state-of-the-art optimization analytics for consumer-based businesses.
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closed 5/1/2007 via BNC Analysis

Fishbowl Marketing, acquired Quotient Marketing, Inc.

synopsis: In 2001 Quotient Marketing, a boutique e-mail services provider was acquired by Fishbowl Marketing in May, 2007.
buyer: Fishbowl Marketing
Alexandria, VA-based Fishbowl is the leader in innovative marketing programs for the hospitality industry. Fishbowl’s signature program helps restaurants identify their customers and then uses email as part of a three level program that includes loyalty, brand, and local store marketing. "
target: Quotient Marketing, Inc.
Since Quotient’s inception Dwight Sholes and Chad Allen has worked tirelessly to create a company that remains focused on giving clients more control over their e-mail campaigns in order to help them achieve greater success and better overall efficiency.
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announced 11/26/2019 via PR Newswire

SilverLake, will acquire First Advantage Corporation

synopsis: Silver Lake, a global leader in technology investing, will acquire First Advantage, a global technology and information services leader in background check and drug screening solutions. First Advantage's services include background screening (criminal, education, employment), driver compliance, drug testing, and fingerprinting.
buyer: SilverLake
Silver Lake is the global leader in technology investing, with over $43 billion in combined assets under management and committed capital and a team of approximately 100 investment and operating professionals located in Silicon Valley, New York, London and Hong Kong. "
target parent: Symphony Technology Group
target: First Advantage Corporation
First Advantage provides comprehensive background screening, identity, and information solutions that give employers and housing providers access to actionable information that results in faster, more accurate people decisions.
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closed 10/1/2019 via BusinessWire

Bullhorn, Inc, acquired erecruit

synopsis: Bullhorn, a cloud computing company that helps staffing and recruiting organizations transform their businesses, has acquired Recruit, a provider of applicant tracking and pay & bill solutions, and a leader in candidate experience for the staffing and recruitment industry.
buyer parent: Insight Venture Partners
buyer: Bullhorn, Inc
Bullhorn is the global leader in Customer Relationship Management and operations software for the staffing industry. More than 10,000 companies rely on Bullhorn’s cloud-based platform to power their staffing processes from start to finish. "
target parent: Symphony Technology Group
target: erecruit
Erecruit offers a comprehensive and innovative end-to-end staffing software platform designed to empower users to achieve exceptional results. The company serves the entire recruitment lifecycle for enterprise staffing firms to newly formed to mid-sized firms, and recruitment analytics and insights.
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closed 9/9/2019 via BusinessWire

Tailwind Capital Partners, acquired Ventiv Technology

synopsis: Tailwind Capital, a middle market private equity firm investing in targeted sectors within healthcare, business services, and industrial services, has acquired Ventiv Technology, Inc., a leading global software provider of Integrated Risk Management solutions for enterprises and government entities.
buyer: Tailwind Capital Partners
Tailwind Capital is a middle-market private equity firm investing in targeted sectors within healthcare, business services, and industrial services. Tailwind partners with management teams and entrepreneurs to transform businesses through growth initiatives, acquisitions, and strategic investments. "
target parent: Symphony Technology Group
target: Ventiv Technology
Ventiv Technology provides software and solutions that empower organizations to achieve optimal results from their risk, insurance, and claims programs. Through their software solutions, global capabilities, and domain expertise, Ventiv supports virtually every industry and the largest companies.
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announced 7/15/2019 via Company Press Release

SPH Analytics, will acquire SA Ignite, Inc.

synopsis: SPH Analytics, a top-ranked Population Health Management vendor, announced that the SPH Analytics’ population health line of business will merge with SA Ignite. SA Ignite helps healthcare providers achieve top performance scores and financial incentives in MIPS with their IgniteMIPS software and deep domain, technical and data expertise.
buyer parent: Symphony Technology Group
buyer: SPH Analytics
SPH Analytics, a leader in healthcare analytics and population health management, empowers clients to analyze and interpret their clinical, financial, and consumer experience data to maximize their performance. SPH’s solutions include Population Care, Population Value, and Population Engage. "
target: SA Ignite, Inc.
SA Ignite helps healthcare providers achieve top performance scores and financial incentives in MIPS with their IgniteMIPS software and deep domain, technical and data expertise.
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closed 7/1/2019 via Company Press Release

SPH Analytics, acquired DSS Research

synopsis: SPH Analytics has acquired DSS Research, creating the nation’s premier member experience measurement and analytics firm. DSS Research is a survey research firm that works with health plans, hospitals, accountable care organizations, and more to uncover insights about their business through survey research and advanced analytics.
buyer parent: Symphony Technology Group
buyer: SPH Analytics
SPH Analytics, a leader in healthcare analytics and population health management, empowers clients to analyze and interpret their clinical, financial, and consumer experience data to maximize their performance. SPH’s solutions include Population Care, Population Value, and Population Engage. "
target: DSS Research
DSS Research is a survey research firm that works with more than 1,000 health plans, hospitals, accountable care organizations, home health agencies, dialysis centers, and Hospices to uncover insights about their business through survey research and advanced analytics.
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closed 4/10/2019 via BNC Analysis

Symphony Technology Group, acquired RedSeal Inc.

synopsis: Symphony Technology Group (STG), the private equity partner for market-leading data, software and analytics companies, has acquired RedSeal, a company that helps customers understand their network from the inside out to help enterprises measure and improve their resilience.
buyer: Symphony Technology Group
Symphony Technology Group (STG) is the private equity partner for market-leading data, software and analytics companies. The firm brings expertise, flexibility, and resources to build strategic value and unlock the potential of innovative companies. "
target: RedSeal Inc.
RedSeal’s network modeling and risk scoring platform is the foundation for enabling enterprise networks to be resilient to cyber events. RedSeal helps customers understand their network from the inside out to help enterprises measure and improve their resilience.
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erecruit, acquired Innovantage

synopsis: Erecruit, a global provider of enterprise software for staffing firms, has acquired Innovantage, the UK’s leading provider of real-time labour market intelligence. Innovantage tracks millions of live online job postings each month that are advertised across major job boards, as well as thousands of company websites,
buyer parent: Symphony Technology Group
buyer: erecruit
Erecruit is the leading innovator in enterprise staffing software, VMS and onboarding solutions for large staffing firms and employers. Erecruit uses modern technologies to provide a highly scalable and configurable solution that allows firms to put their clients at the heart of their businesses. "
target: Innovantage
Innovantage is the UK’s leading provider of real-time labour market intelligence. By tracking millions of live online job postings each month advertised across the UK’s major job boards and company websites, their software provides the most comprehensive analysis of recruitment demand in the UK.
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closed 2/14/2019 via GlobeNewswire

Winshuttle, LLC, acquired Enterworks, Inc.

synopsis: Winshuttle, an STG portfolio company and a leading ERP-centric data management platform provider, announced the merger of EnterWorks. EnterWorks is a leader in providing Product Information Management (PIM), Digital Asset Management (DAM), and Master Data Management (MDM) solutions that enable differentiated and tailored user experiences.
buyer parent: Symphony Technology Group
buyer: Winshuttle, LLC
Winshuttle is a provider of data automation and data process management software for enterprises, typically in SAP environments. Winshuttle offers software that improves data accuracy and maximizes the productivity of users who interface directly with SAP by automating workflows and data movement. "
target parent: Black Dragon Capital, LLC
target: Enterworks, Inc.
Enterworks® Enable software acquires, manages and transforms a company’s product information into persuasive content that drives higher sales and new competitive strengths.
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closed 1/28/2019 via Company Press Release

Maincare Solutions, acquired Anticyclone

synopsis: Maincare Solutions, a company that designs, develops, and sells business intelligence, human resource, and operational management software solutions to hospitals, has acquired Anticyclone, the French leader in medical document production, digital dictation and voice recognition solutions.
buyer parent: Symphony Technology Group
buyer: Maincare Solutions
Maincare Solutions SAS designs, develops, and sells business intelligence, human resource, and operational management software solutions to hospitals. The company’s products assist in human resource management, economic and financial management, medical imaging, & information management. "
target: Anticyclone
Anticyclone is a leading French provider of speech recognition and document management software for hospitals. Anticyclone was founded in 2004 and serves around 100 healthcare institutions and has a total user-base of 22,000 medical professionals.
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closed 12/12/2018 via Company Press Release

Ventiv Technology, acquired DAVID Corporation

synopsis: VENTIV TECHNOLOGY, INC., the fastest-growing provider of risk, claims and safety software, announced that it has acquired DAVID CORPORATION, a proven leader in claims and policy administration software. As a combined company, Ventiv Technology® will have more than 625 clients, 390,000 users and 450 colleagues with offices in 9 countries.
buyer parent: Symphony Technology Group
buyer: Ventiv Technology
Ventiv's people, software, and innovative solutions empower organizations to achieve optimal results of their risk, insurance, and safety programs. Through the depth of their software solutions, global capabilities, and domain expertise, they are a leader in supporting every type of industry. "
target parent: Phoenix Asset Management
target: DAVID Corporation
DAVID Corporation is a proven leader in claims and policy administration software. DAVID Corporation specializes in risk, claims, and policy management solutions for self-administered organizations.
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Dodge Data & Analytics, acquired Integrated Marketing Systems

synopsis: Dodge Data & Analytics, the leading provider of market intelligence and analytics to the North American construction industry, announced the acquisition of San Diego-based Integrated Marketing Systems, the provider of Advance Notice public construction opportunities to the architecture and engineering sectors.
buyer parent: Symphony Technology Group
buyer: Dodge Data & Analytics
Dodge Data & Analytics is the leading provider of data, analytics, news and intelligence serving the North American commercial construction industry. The company’s information enables building product manufacturers, general contractors and subcontractors, architects and engineers to large markets. "
target: Integrated Marketing Systems
Integrated Marketing Systems is the only agency-verified notification research firm in the construction industry. IMS research specializes in the delivery of comprehensive industry-focused public project information to architects and engineers searching for project notification and intelligence.
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closed 6/27/2018 via Company Press Release

Symphony Technology Group, acquired Morpace Inc.

synopsis: Market Strategies International and Morpace Inc. announce they are combining into one firm, as part of an acquisition of both firms by Symphony Technology Group (STG). Morpace is a full-service market research and consulting firm focused on branding and communication, customer experience management, and product development.
buyer: Symphony Technology Group
Symphony Technology Group (STG) is the private equity partner for market-leading data, software and analytics companies. The firm brings expertise, flexibility, and resources to build strategic value and unlock the potential of innovative companies. "
target: Morpace Inc.
Morpace Inc. is a full-service market research and consulting firm worldwide. The company focuses on branding and communication, customer experience management, and product development. Their team specializes in automotive, financial services, healthcare, and retail & consumer goods.
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closed 6/27/2018 via Company Press Release

Symphony Technology Group, acquired Market Strategies International

synopsis: Market Strategies International and Morpace Inc. announce they are combining into one firm, as part of an acquisition of both firms by Symphony Technology Group (STG). Market Strategies International is a market research firm with expertise in communications, consumer goods, energy, financial services, healthcare, technology and wealth management.
buyer: Symphony Technology Group
Symphony Technology Group (STG) is the private equity partner for market-leading data, software and analytics companies. The firm brings expertise, flexibility, and resources to build strategic value and unlock the potential of innovative companies. "
target parent: Veronis Suhler Stevenson
target: Market Strategies International
Market Strategies International is a top market research firm with expertise in communications, consumer goods, energy, financial services, healthcare, technology and wealth management. They give people a voice in the products, services, and policies and make market research a positive force.
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closed 5/9/2018 via BNC Analysis

Symphony Technology Group, acquired Winshuttle, LLC

synopsis: Bothell, WA-based Winshuttle, the leading SAP-centric robotic process automation and data management platform provider, announces it has been acquired by Symphony Technology Group (STG). Symphony Technology Group (STG) is the private equity partner for market-leading data, software and analytics companies.
buyer: Symphony Technology Group
Symphony Technology Group (STG) is the private equity partner for market-leading data, software and analytics companies. The firm brings expertise, flexibility, and resources to build strategic value and unlock the potential of innovative companies. "
target: Winshuttle, LLC
Winshuttle is a provider of data automation and data process management software for enterprises, typically in SAP environments. Winshuttle offers software that improves data accuracy and maximizes the productivity of users who interface directly with SAP by automating workflows and data movement.
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closed 10/4/2017 via PR Web

Ventiv Technology, purchased Webrisk from Effisoft SARL

synopsis: Ventiv Technology has purchased Webrisk, the risk management information system from Effisoft SAS, the risk and re/insurance solutions firm based in France. Webrisk is a full featured risk management information system that helps risk managers to manage their daily operations more effectively using property, business unit and prevention management.
buyer parent: Symphony Technology Group
buyer: Ventiv Technology
Ventiv's people, software, and innovative solutions empower organizations to achieve optimal results of their risk, insurance, and safety programs. Through the depth of their software solutions, global capabilities, and domain expertise, they are a leader in supporting every type of industry. "
seller: Effisoft SARL
Based in France, Effisoft designs and develops software solutions for the insurance and reinsurance industries. They offer Webrisk, a risk management information system that helps risk managers to manage their daily operations more effectively using property, business unit and prevention management.
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announced 8/8/2017 via GlobeNewswire

PRA Health Sciences, will acquire Symphony Health Solutions

synopsis: PRA Health Sciences, Inc. (“PRA”), a leading clinical research organization, announced it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Symphony Health Solutions Corporation (“Symphony Health”), a privately-held best-in-class provider of data, analytics and consulting solutions to the life sciences market.
buyer parent: Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co.
buyer: PRA Health Sciences (PRAH:$1,698.48)
PRA Health Sciences is one of the world’s leading global contract research organizations, or CROs, by revenue, providing outsourced clinical development services to the biotechnology and pharmaceutical industries. Since 2000, PRA has participated in approximately 3,500 clinical trials worldwide. "
target parent: Symphony Technology Group
target: Symphony Health Solutions
Symphony Health Solutions is a leading provider of high-value data, analytics, and technology solutions for biopharmaceutical manufacturers, healthcare providers, and payers. Symphony Health derived data improves health management decisions, and helps clients drive revenue growth.
price ($mm)
$530
rev ($mm)
$200
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
2.7x
EV / EBITDA
closed 6/7/2017 via Company Press Release

Maincare Solutions, acquired COPILOTE

synopsis: Maincare Solutions announces the acquisition of Savart & Michel, publisher of the COPILOTE solution, specializing in the management of storage automation systems, including the management of pharmacies and hospital logistics platforms.
buyer parent: Symphony Technology Group
buyer: Maincare Solutions
Maincare Solutions SAS designs, develops, and sells business intelligence, human resource, and operational management software solutions to hospitals. The company’s products assist in human resource management, economic and financial management, medical imaging, & information management. "
target: COPILOTE
COPILOTE (Savart & Michel) is a French software company and the leading provider of hospital logistics platform solutions. Historically positioned on the management of automated storage, the company has entered the world of hospital logistics and hospital pharmacy inventory.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
$2
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0.0x
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closed 4/26/2017 via PR Newswire

Hexagon AB, acquired MSC.Software Corporation

synopsis: Hexagon AB, a provider of information technologies that drive productivity across industrial enterprise applications, announced the completion of the previously announced acquisition of MSC Software, a leading provider of computer-aided engineering solutions, including simulation software for virtual product and manufacturing process development.
buyer: Hexagon AB (OM:HEXA B:$4,287.07)
Hexagon is a leading global provider of information technologies that drive dynamic decision making across industrial and geospatial applications. Hexagon’s solutions integrate sensors, software, domain knowledge and customer workflows into intelligent information ecosystems. "
target parent: Symphony Technology Group
target: MSC.Software Corporation
MSC Software is a leading provider of computer-aided engineering (CAE) solutions, including simulation software for virtual product and manufacturing process development. MSC's simulation analysis capabilities empower customers to optimise design for production.
price ($mm)
$834
rev ($mm)
$230
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EV / rev
3.6x
EV / EBITDA
closed 1/27/2017 via BusinessWire

Symphony Technology Group, acquired Fishbowl Marketing

synopsis: Fishbowl Inc., the leading customer engagement platform provider for the restaurant industry, announced that it has been acquired by Symphony Technology Group (STG). STG is a strategic private equity firm with $2 billion in assets under management focused on transforming high-potential companies into definitive market leaders.
buyer: Symphony Technology Group
Founded in 2002, Symphony Technology Group (STG) is a strategic private equity firm with $2 billion in assets under management focused on transforming high-potential companies into definitive market leaders. Their current portfolio consists of 19 global companies. "
target: Fishbowl Marketing
Fishbowl helps restaurants drive predictable sales growth through its guest centric, closed loop marketing analytics platform. The platform ingests structured, unstructured, and streaming data from many sources, giving clients the insights needed to grow their businesses.
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closed 11/23/2016 via BNC Analysis

Symphony Technology Group, acquired TempBuddy

synopsis: Private equity firm Symphony Technology Group has acquired TempBuddy, an Irish-based contingent workforce software provider. Their revolutionary SaaS recruitment software integrates real-time availability, scheduling, deployment, time capture, pay and bill and compliance into one intuitive tool.
buyer: Symphony Technology Group
Symphony Technology Group (STG) is a strategic private equity firm with the mission of investing in and being a partner in building great software and services companies. "
target: TempBuddy
TempBuddy’s multi-award winning workforce management software is designed to get the best people to the right place at the right time, paid promptly and accurately using smart mobile technology.
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announced 1/23/2019 via PR Newswire

Dynata, will acquire Reimagine Holdings Group

synopsis: Dynata, a global leader in first-party data and data services, announces it has reached an agreement to acquire Reimagine Holdings Group, a global leader in data creation and technology-enabled business intelligence headquartered in Westport, Connecticut.
buyer parent: Court Square Capital Partners
buyer: Dynata
Dynata is the premier global provider of data solutions and technology for consumer and B2B survey research. Dynata reaches participants in 90+ sample countries via internet, telephone, mobile/wireless and mixed-access offerings. "
target: Reimagine Holdings Group
Reimagine is a global leader in data creation for business intelligence, and has redefined the insights industry by acquiring and investing in growth-oriented, technology-enabled service companies.
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closed 5/23/2018 via BNC Analysis

startup300 AG, acquired Pioneers.io

synopsis: startup300, an Austrian angel investor network and business accelerator, has acquired Pioneers.io, an international relationship builder in the tech and startup scene. Pioneers' flagship event, Pioneers Festival, brings together a global community of 2,500 founders, investors, and innovation executives to build partnerships and shape the future.
buyer: startup300 AG
startup300 is an Austrian angel investor network and business accelerator that offers their services to Austrian startups. The group consists of 142 angels and investors that help startups grow their businesses. They focus on startups that have scalable, innovative or disruptive business models. "
target: Pioneers.io
Pioneers.io is an international relationship builder in the tech and startup scene, offering events, consulting, and investment. Their Pioneers Festival event brings together a global community of 2,500 founders, investors, and innovation executives to build partnerships and shape the future.
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