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closed 5/22/2019 via PE Hub

Riverside Partners, LLC., acquired 3Play Media

synopsis: Riverside Partners, a Boston-based private equity firm, has completed a majority investment in 3Play Media Inc., a company that provides video captioning, transcription, subtitling, and audio description services to more than 2,500 customers across industries.
buyer: Riverside Partners, LLC.
Riverside Partners is a middle market private equity firm currently investing Riverside Fund V, L.P. The fund focuses on growth-oriented companies primarily in the healthcare and technology industries. Riverside Partners brings domain expertise and operating experience to its portfolio companies. "
target: 3Play Media
3Play Media provides closed captioning, transcription, and audio description to more than 2,500 customers in higher education, enterprise, entertainment, and government. 3Play Media simplifies the process of making videos accessible.
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closed 12/18/2019 via Company Press Release

Transfluent, acquired Navitep Oy and Translatum Oy

synopsis: Transfluent Oy, which develops and offers digital translation services, has acquired Navitep Oy and Translatum Oy. Navitep Oy is a software company whose main product is software developed for automating the translation process. Translatum Oy is an expert company specialising in international communications and a wide range of translation services.
buyer: Transfluent
Transfluent Oy, established in 2007, develops and provides digital translation services. Transfluent specialises in a translation experience that is as automated and easy to use as possible. High-quality translations are produced by professional translators via digital services. "
target: Navitep Oy and Translatum Oy
Navitep Oy, established in 2012, is a software company whose main product is software developed for automating the translation process. Translatum Oy is an expert company specialising in international communications and combining a wide range of translation services and innovative technologies.
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closed 5/22/2019 via Company Press Release

t’works Group, acquired text&form GmbH

synopsis: The t’works Group has acquired text&form GmbH, a leading provider of translation, localization and SAP language consultancy services based in Berlin, Germany. While text&form will become part of the t’works family it will continue to operate independently under current management and maintain its brand.
buyer: t’works Group
German t’works specializes in patent, legal, and financial translation, as well as translation services in the fields of life sciences, software and IT. t’works offers its customers comprehensive, quality-driven translation services, enabling them to speak the languages of their markets. "
target: text&form GmbH
text&form is a leading ISO 17100 certified translation service provider with offices in Berlin and Toronto. Areas of expertise include SAP translation and language consultancy, software and multimedia localization and the translation of highly complex technical documentation.
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closed 2/6/2019 via BNC Analysis

Alexei Vitchenko, acquired Translate.com

synopsis: Ukrainian investor Alexei Vitchenko bought the service translate.com. Translate.com is a human-powered translation service based in Chicago, Illinois.
buyer: Alexei Vitchenko
Alexei Vitchenko is a Ukrainian investor. Alexei Vitchenko invests in the translation industry due to its recent growth. "
target: Translate.com
Translate.com is a human-powered translation service based in Chicago, Illinois. The company offers a web-based human translation subscription platform in combination with artificial intelligence technologies.
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closed 1/18/2019 via Company Press Release

Lionbridge Technologies, Inc., acquired Gengo

synopsis: Lionbridge, one of the world’s most trusted global communications platforms, announced its acquisition of Gengo, a Tokyo-based, leading edge technology company providing crowdsourcing, machine learning and localization services to global customers.
buyer parent: H.I.G. Capital
buyer: Lionbridge Technologies, Inc. (LIOX:$556.65)
Lionbridge partners with brands to break barriers and build bridges all over the world. For more than 20 years, they have helped companies connect with global customers by delivering marketing, testing and globalization services in more than 300 languages. "
target: Gengo
Gengo is a global people-powered technology platform providing translation and AI training-data services to global businesses. Founded in 2008, Gengo has translated more than one billion words for 65,000+ customers. They are headquartered in Japan with an office in San Mateo, CA.
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closed 10/31/2018 via Company Press Release

LanguageWire A/S, acquired Xplanation Language Services NV

synopsis: LanguageWire, a company based in Denmark that offers a cloud-based platform for collaborating with language experts, has acquired Xplanation, a global provider of translation solutions. Xplanation localizes software, product manuals, online help, marketing collaterals and website content, and offers multilingual publishing.
buyer parent: Catacap
buyer: LanguageWire A/S
LanguageWire is a company based in Denmark that offers a cloud-based platform that allows businesses to collaborate with experts in the language and translation industry. Their platform provides access to a global network of over 5,000 language experts, including translators, copywriters and more. "
target: Xplanation Language Services NV
Xplanation is a global provider of translation solutions. Supported by a worldwide network of translation partners, Xplanation localizes software, product manuals, online help, marketing collaterals and website content, and offers multilingual publishing.
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closed 10/24/2018 via Company Press Release

Technicis Translation, acquired AAC Global Oy

synopsis: The Technicis Group, the professional translation specialist, has acquired AAC Global. AAC Global helps businesses succeed by providing translation and localization services for all types of content, tailored face-to-face and digital training solutions for any learning need, and marketing content production for every channel.
buyer parent: Groupe BPCE
buyer: Technicis Translation
Technicis Translation is the leading translation agency in France, and counts among the three main players in Europe. Because of 350 global employees and a network of 7,000 specialized translators, Technicis meets the needs of companies across all industries and in any language combination. "
target parent: Korona Invest
target: AAC Global Oy
AAC Global promotes its clients’ success in international markets by helping them to get their message through to their customers. AAC Global’s services include translation and localization services, content production for all channels, language and communication training, and interpreting services.
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closed 10/18/2018 via GlobeNewswire

Berkeley College, acquired Rennert International

synopsis: Berkeley Language Services, a subsidiary of Berkeley Educational Services of New York (BES), acquired Rennert International, a New York City-based international language school, teacher training center and translation services provider. BES is the parent of Berkeley College, a family-owned institution with campuses in New York and New Jersey.
buyer: Berkeley College
Berkeley College, established in 1931, is a regionally accredited college providing excellence in teaching and learning through a student-focused approach to career education. "
target: Rennert International
Founded in 1973, Rennert International is a full-service language school, teacher-training center and translation services provider. Their specialties include translation and interpretation services, English and international language instruction, Teen language programs, and ESOL teaching training.
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closed 9/28/2018 via Company Press Release

Questel, acquired MultiLing

synopsis: Questel, one of the world’s largest online intellectual property (IP) service providers, has acquired MultiLing, the global leader in patent translations. Founded in 1988 and based in Utah, MultiLing leverages their advanced technology platform to provide the highest quality patent translation services in the most cost-effective manner.
buyer: Questel
Questel is a worldwide leading provider of intellectual property solutions. Questel offers a comprehensive suite of SaaS for searching, analyzing, and managing invention and IP asset, as well as a unique collection of IP databases. "
target: MultiLing
Founded in 1988, MultiLing defines and drives best practices for advanced multinational translations. Its unique model combines highly specialized translators, a centralized management process, terminology management, quality control and proprietary technology.
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closed 7/25/2018 via Company Press Release

Technicis Translation, acquired Telelingua

synopsis: The Technicis group, European leader in the technical translation sector, continues its external growth strategy with the announcement of the purchase of Telelingua. Telelingua is one of the world's top 25 largest translation companies.
buyer parent: Groupe BPCE
buyer: Technicis Translation
Technicis Translation is the leading translation agency in France, and counts among the three main players in Europe. Because of 350 global employees and a network of 7,000 specialized translators, Technicis meets the needs of companies across all industries and in any language combination. "
target: Telelingua
Telelingua is one of the world's top 25 largest translation companies. Originally established in Brussels, the company boasts more than 30 years' international experience and offers a broad range of expertise in areas such as life sciences, IT, finance, law and both energy and the environment.
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closed 7/18/2018 via Company Press Release

The Hut Group Ltd., acquired Language Connect

synopsis: The Hut Group (THG), one of the largest online Beauty & Wellbeing businesses, has acquired Language Connect, a leading language translation and localisation services company. Language Connect has a diverse blue-chip customer base and an international footprint, with offices in London, New York, Singapore, Dubai, Munich, and Melbourne.
buyer: The Hut Group Ltd.
Based in the UK, The Hut Group (THG) is an international technology company, focused on beauty and wellbeing retail. THG sells consumer goods directly to consumers through its proprietary technology and operating platform. "
target: Language Connect
Headquartered in the UK, Language Connect has grown rapidly to become a leading international language services provider. The business has a diverse blue-chip customer base of over 900 organisations globally.
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announced 10/30/2017 via Reuters

Honyaku Center Inc., will acquire Media Research, Inc.

synopsis: Honyaku Center, the largest translation company in Asia, will acquire Media Research, Inc. from FueTrek, a provider of mobile phone solutions. Media Research, Inc. is a translation and localization company based in Japan. The company translates and localizes information in a variety of fields including life sciences, energy, legal and more.
buyer: Honyaku Center Inc. (JASDAQ:2483:$88.34)
Honyaku Center is the largest translation company in Asia. The company provides translation and localization services tailored to the Japanese and Asian markets. Honyaku Center has provided translation and localization services for the IT, industrial, medical, financial, and legal industries. "
target parent: Fuetrek Co., Ltd.
target: Media Research, Inc.
Media Research, Inc. is a translation and localization company based in Japan. Media Research translates/localizes information in a variety of fields including life sciences, energy, international cooperation, IT and telecommunications, economics and finance, business documents, legal and more.
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closed 5/3/2017 via Company Press Release

Semantix AB, acquired TextMinded A/S

synopsis: The Nordics’ largest language company, Semantix, has acquired the leading Danish translation agency, TextMinded. TextMinded is Denmark's largest translation company measured in domestic turnover. TextMinded has nearly 30 years of experience in translation and has spearheaded innovation and language technology in the translation industry.
buyer parent: Segulah
buyer: Semantix AB
Semantix is the largest Nordic supplier of translation & interpretation services, and call upon almost 50 years of experience in the language industry. Its client base includes many within the public sector, as well as both large and small enterprises within a variety of private business verticals. "
target: TextMinded A/S
TextMinded is one of Denmark’s largest translation agencies. With almost 30 years in the business, TextMinded combines many years of experience with an ability to operate as a pathfinder in the field of technological developments in the industry.
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announced 4/26/2017 via GlobeNewswire

Sajan, Inc. will be merged with Amplexor NV,

synopsis: Sajan Inc. and AMPLEXOR International SA, announced that a definitive merger agreement has been signed, whereby Sajan will be acquired by AMPLEXOR International. Sajan is a leading provider of global language translation and localization services, helping clients around the world expand seamlessly into any global market.
buyer parent: Euroscript International SA
buyer: Amplexor NV
AMPLEXOR International is a leading digital solution provider offering global compliance, digital experience and content solutions. AMPLEXOR helps customers across key industries achieve process efficiency, increase revenue generation, reduce time-to-market and ensure quality and compliance. "
target: Sajan, Inc. (SAJA:$29.22)
Sajan is a leading provider of global language translation and localization services, helping clients expand seamlessly into any global market. Sajan’s language translation management system technology, Sajan Transplicity, provides process automation and innovative multilingual content reuse.
price ($mm)[EV]
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closed 4/10/2017 via BNC Analysis

Apostroph Group merged with Wieners+Wieners GmbH,

synopsis: Apostroph AG, one of the leading language service providers for corporate clients in Switzerland, unites its forces with the premium provider for language services in Germany, WIENERS + WIENERS from Hamburg. The merger of both companies creates one of the leading premium providers of language services in the German-speaking countries.
buyer parent: ECM Equity Capital Management GmbH
buyer: Wieners+Wieners GmbH
Wieners+Wieners translates and proofreads texts whose authors cannot afford mistakes: catalogues, annual reports, mailings, fund prospectuses, slogans, sales folders, posters, websites and many others. "
target: Apostroph Group
The Apostroph Group is a leading language services provider for the corporate market in Switzerland. Established in 1994, the company has grown steadily and now has a presence at four locations across Switzerland.
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closed 3/15/2017 via Market Wire

United Language Group, acquired Lucy Software and Services GmbH

synopsis: United Language Group (ULG) announced the acquisition of Lucy Software, a German-based provider of SAP localization services and Machine Translation (MT) technology. Lucy was founded in 2006 and has built a formidable, specialized language services technology offering for global companies facing multilingual challenges.
buyer: United Language Group
United Language Group (ULG) is one of the largest translation and localization providers in the world. ULG applies innovative technology and language expertise to drive translation and localization quality for clients in industries like life sciences, legal, IT, finance, and manufacturing. "
target: Lucy Software and Services GmbH
Lucy Software provides language services to global companies facing multilingual challenges. With its unique combination of technical & linguistic expertise, Lucy Software bridges the divide between language and technology, providing consulting, software solutions & end-to-end translation services.
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closed 9/7/2016 via Company Press Release

KERN, acquired CEF, International Education Institute, GmbH

synopsis: KERN, a leading language service provider in the field of global language management and international communication, has acquired CEF, Austria's leading provider of language training, translation & interpretation services, specializing in courses in management, marketing and leadership and other courses for companies.
buyer: KERN
The KERN Group is headquartered in Frankfurt and is a leading language service provider in the field of global language management and international communication with over 50 offices around the world. "
target: CEF, International Education Institute, GmbH
CEF, International Education Institute, GmbH is Austria's leading provider of language training, translation & interpretation services, specializing in courses in management, marketing and leadership and other courses for companies.
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closed 9/19/2016 via BusinessWire

Teleperformance SA, acquired LanguageLine Solutions

synopsis: Teleperformance, the worldwide leader in outsourced omnichannel customer experience management, announced that it has completed the acquisition of LanguageLine Solutions LLC from ABRY Partners. LanguageLine Solutions is the market leader in over-the-phone and video interpretation solutions.
buyer: Teleperformance SA (ENXTPA:TEP:$4,858.21)
Teleperformance, the worldwide leader in outsourced multichannel customer experience management, serves companies around the world with customer care, technical support, customer acquisition and debt collection programs. "
target parent: ABRY Partners, LLC
target: LanguageLine Solutions
LanguageLine Solutions is the global leader in innovative language access solutions for more than 34 years. It provides the highest quality phone, InSight℠ video remote, and onsite interpreting, translation and localization, as well as bilingual staff and interpreter testing and training.
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$1,522
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closed 8/17/2016 via Company Press Release

AAC Global Oy, acquired TekMil Oy

synopsis: AAC Holding, which is owned by Korona Invest’s Palvelurahasto (Service Fund) and key personnel from AAC Global, has purchased the language, communication, and training service provider TekMiL. The AAC Holding group will now include AAC Global Oy, TekMiL Oy, and AAC Global AB in Sweden.
buyer parent: Korona Invest
buyer: AAC Global Oy
AAC Global promotes its clients’ success in international markets by helping them to get their message through to their customers. AAC Global’s services include translation and localization services, content production for all channels, language and communication training, and interpreting services."
target: TekMil Oy
TekMiL is a language based business & culture training company founded in 2005 by Sari and Zoran Kanti-Paul in the Pirkanmaa region of Finland. They see themelves as a growth company with a solid foundation, an ideal partner for the future.
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closed 2/17/2016 via BusinessWire

Cintra Translation Limited, acquired First Edition Translations

synopsis: Cintra Translation, a leading East of England language services agency, announced that it has purchased translation agency First Edition. First Edition Translations is particularly recognised for its expertise in the publishing, pharmaceutical and life sciences sectors.
buyer: Cintra Translation Limited
Cintra Translation operates a round-the-clock, 365 day-a-year service, supplying qualified interpreters and translators skilled in over 100 languages for public sector and commercial clients. "
target: First Edition Translations
First Edition Translations are one of the UK’s oldest established translation agencies, and are a founder member of the Institute of Translation and Interpreting. The translation work they do covers a diverse range of material from cookery books through to detailed pharmaceutical reports.
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closed 5/22/2019 via PE Hub

Riverside Partners, LLC., acquired 3Play Media

synopsis: Riverside Partners, a Boston-based private equity firm, has completed a majority investment in 3Play Media Inc., a company that provides video captioning, transcription, subtitling, and audio description services to more than 2,500 customers across industries.
buyer: Riverside Partners, LLC.
Riverside Partners is a middle market private equity firm currently investing Riverside Fund V, L.P. The fund focuses on growth-oriented companies primarily in the healthcare and technology industries. Riverside Partners brings domain expertise and operating experience to its portfolio companies. "
target: 3Play Media
3Play Media provides closed captioning, transcription, and audio description to more than 2,500 customers in higher education, enterprise, entertainment, and government. 3Play Media simplifies the process of making videos accessible.
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announced 11/20/2019 via BNC Analysis

Market Data Services Ltd. will be merged with Calero Software Company,

synopsis: Calero Software and MDSL, two high growth software providers in the recurring Technology Expense Management space, have announced plans to merge. Together, Calero and MDSL will provide best-in-class solutions for their customers, as well as outstanding growth opportunities for their highly talented employees.
buyer parent: Riverside Partners, LLC.
buyer: Calero Software Company (VERA:$15.32)
Calero Software is a provider of Communications and Cloud Lifecycle Management (CLM) solutions designed to turn communication data into actionable insight by simplifying the management of voice, mobile, and other unified communications services and assets. "
target parent: Sumeru Equity Partners
target: Market Data Services Ltd.
MDSL (Market Data Services Ltd.) is a provider of Technology Expense Management Solutions and Market Data Management and partners with enterprises to provide clarity, control, compliance, and cost savings across its global technology estates.
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closed 5/22/2019 via PE Hub

Riverside Partners, LLC., acquired 3Play Media

synopsis: Riverside Partners, a Boston-based private equity firm, has completed a majority investment in 3Play Media Inc., a company that provides video captioning, transcription, subtitling, and audio description services to more than 2,500 customers across industries.
buyer: Riverside Partners, LLC.
Riverside Partners is a middle market private equity firm currently investing Riverside Fund V, L.P. The fund focuses on growth-oriented companies primarily in the healthcare and technology industries. Riverside Partners brings domain expertise and operating experience to its portfolio companies. "
target: 3Play Media
3Play Media provides closed captioning, transcription, and audio description to more than 2,500 customers in higher education, enterprise, entertainment, and government. 3Play Media simplifies the process of making videos accessible.
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closed 4/30/2019 via PR Newswire

Openforce, acquired Flexible Workforce

synopsis: Openforce®, a provider of the most widely adopted platform for onboarding, contractor and vendor settlement, compliance management and risk mitigation solutions for independent contractor workforces, has acquired Flexible Workforce, LLC, a leading contractor and vendor management platform for the courier, last mile, and logistics segments.
buyer parent: Riverside Partners, LLC.
buyer: Openforce
Openforce® is the leader in technology-driven services that reduce operating costs and mitigate compliance risk for companies using independent contractors. Their cloud-based applications help businesses achieve more sustainable, profitable growth. "
target: Flexible Workforce
Flexible Workforce, LLC is a leading contractor and vendor management platform for the courier, last mile, and logistics segments. Flexible WorkForce was developed to eliminate the costly processes required to recruit, onboard, screen, check compliance, and pay a flexible driving workforce.
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closed 11/7/2018 via PR Newswire

Stone Point Capital, LLC, acquired Eliassen Group

synopsis: Eliassen Group, a leading national strategic consulting and talent solutions firm focused on IT staffing, Agile consulting, creative services, managed services, government solutions, and life sciences, announced that it has been acquired by funds managed by Stone Point Capital LLC, a private equity firm.
buyer: Stone Point Capital, LLC
Stone Point Capital LLC is a financial services-focused private equity firm. Stone Point Capital targets investments in the global financial services industry, including investments in companies that provide outsourced services to financial institutions, banks and depository institutions, and more. "
target parent: Riverside Partners, LLC.
target: Eliassen Group
Eliassen Group delivers strategic consulting and talent solutions that fuel innovation and business results. They partner with clients to marry their business objectives with their expertise, empowering their company to execute business strategy and scale their business effectively and efficiently.
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closed 6/6/2018 via PR Newswire

Calero Software Company, acquired Veropath

synopsis: Riverside Partners' portfolio company, Calero Software, LLC, a provider of Communications Lifecycle Management software and managed services, acquired Veropath Ltd. Veropath is a provider of Technology Expense Management (TEM) solutions throughout the U.K. - addressing the challenge of managing IT and estates to reduce costs and drive efficiencies.
buyer parent: Riverside Partners, LLC.
buyer: Calero Software Company (VERA:$15.32)
Calero is a leading provider of Communications Lifecycle Management solutions designed to turn communication data into actionable insight by simplifying the management of voice, mobile and other unified communications services and assets. "
target: Veropath
Headquartered in Edinburgh, Scotland, Veropath is a leading provider of Information Technology Expense Management (TEM) services for international enterprise clients – addressing the challenge of managing complex IT and telecom estates, to reduce costs and drive efficiencies.
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closed 1/10/2018 via Company Press Release

Calero Software Company, acquired A&B Groep B.V.

synopsis: Calero Software, LLC, a leading provider of Communications Lifecycle Management (CLM) software and managed services, has acquired A&B Groep. A&B Groep is a leading provider of Telecom Expense Management (TEM) solutions throughout the EMEA region and is headquartered in the Netherlands.
buyer parent: Riverside Partners, LLC.
buyer: Calero Software Company (VERA:$15.32)
Calero is a leading provider of Communications Lifecycle Management solutions designed to turn communication data into actionable insight by simplifying the management of voice, mobile and other unified communications services and assets. "
target: A&B Groep B.V.
Founded in 1999, A&B Groep provides Telecom Expense Management (TEM), Enterprise Mobility Management, and Global Asset Recovery solutions throughout the EMEA region using its GTEM Solutions SaaS platform.
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closed 1/3/2018 via Company Press Release

Calero Software Company, acquired Comview

synopsis: Calero Software, LLC, a leading provider of Communications Lifecycle Management (CLM) software and managed services including Telecom Expense Management (TEM), announced that it has acquired of Comview Corporation, a specialty TEM, Call Accounting and Usage Management software and service provider.
buyer parent: Riverside Partners, LLC.
buyer: Calero Software Company (VERA:$15.32)
Calero is a leading provider of Communications Lifecycle Management solutions designed to turn communication data into actionable insight by simplifying the management of voice, mobile and other unified communications services and assets. "
target: Comview
Comview provides fully integrated Telecom Expense Management (TEM), Mobility Management and Call Accounting solutions backed by a managed service/BPO approach and “customer for life” philosophy that provides customers with the highest level of service and support.
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closed 9/27/2017 via PR Newswire

Principle Solutions Group, LLC merged with Eliassen Group,

synopsis: Eliassen Group, a leading IT talent solutions firm, announced that it has combined with Principle Solutions Group, one of the fastest growing IT staffing firms in the country. Founded in 2006, Principle Solutions Group delivers reliable information technology staffing and consulting services.
buyer parent: Riverside Partners, LLC.
buyer: Eliassen Group
Eliassen Group provides strategic talent solutions to drive their clients' innovation and business results. Eliassen's expertise in IT staffing, Agile consulting, managed services, and life sciences enables them to partner with clients to execute their business strategy and scale effectively. "
target: Principle Solutions Group, LLC
Principle Solutions Group provides Information Technology Staffing and Consulting Services to successful businesses nationwide. Their team leverages proven strategies that are tailored to the individual needs of their clients.
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closed 9/13/2017 via BusinessWire

Riverside Partners, LLC., acquired Calero Software Company

synopsis: Clearlake Capital Group, L.P. announced that Calero Software, a leading provider of Communications Lifecycle Management solutions, has been acquired by Riverside Partners, a middle market private equity firm. Calero is a provider of Communications Lifecycle Management solutions designed to turn communication data into actionable insight.
buyer: Riverside Partners, LLC.
Riverside Partners is a middle market private equity firm currently investing Riverside Fund V, L.P. The fund focuses on growth-oriented companies primarily in the healthcare and technology industries. Riverside Partners brings domain expertise and operating experience to its portfolio companies. "
target parent: Clearlake Capital Group, L.P.
target: Calero Software Company (VERA:$15.32)
Calero is a leading provider of Communications Lifecycle Management solutions designed to turn communication data into actionable insight by simplifying the management of voice, mobile and other unified communications services and assets.
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closed 3/9/2016 via Company Press Release

Riverside Partners, LLC., acquired Bottom Line Systems

synopsis: Riverside Partners, LLC, a Boston-based private equity firm, has completed a majority equity investment in Bottom Line Systems. Based in Crescent Springs, KY, BLS is a leading provider of revenue cycle management technology and related services to large hospital systems and other healthcare providers throughout the United States.
buyer: Riverside Partners, LLC.
Founded in 1989, Riverside Partners is a middle market private equity firm currently investing Riverside Fund V, L.P. The fund focuses on growth-oriented companies primarily in the healthcare and technology industries. "
target: Bottom Line Systems
Bottom Line Systems is a leading provider of revenue cycle management technology and services to healthcare providers, nationally. A central part of Bottom Line Systems' healthcare payment compliance service is process and managed care contract improvement.
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closed 6/10/2015 via BNC Analysis

Riverside Partners, LLC., acquired Contractor Management Services

synopsis: Riverside Partners, LLC, a Boston-based private equity firm, announced that it has completed a majority equity investment in Contractor Management Services LLC ("CMS" or the "Company"). CMS is the leading provider of compliance software and payment settlement services for independent contractor work forces.
buyer: Riverside Partners, LLC.
Riverside Partners is a Boston-based private investment firm that invests in growing middle market healthcare and technology oriented companies. They are currently investing Riverside Fund V, L.P., a $561 million equity fund, with committed capital from leading institutional investors. "
target: Contractor Management Services
Contractor Management Services LLC ("CMS") is the leading provider of compliance software and payment settlement services for independent contractor work forces. CMS offers its services through Cloud-based solutions that enable contracting companies to pay independent contractors.
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closed 6/17/2014 via Market Wire

Park IP Translations, acquired CD Language Solutions

synopsis: Welocalize, global leader in innovative translation and localization solutions, announced they have acquired the assets of CD Language Solutions, based in Houston, Texas. CD Language Solutions will merge operations with Park IP Translations, a Welocalize company, as part of their specialized translation services division.
buyer parent: Riverside Partners, LLC.
buyer: Park IP Translations
Park IP Translations is a language services company that serves the legal intellectual property services community through translation, interpretation, and consultancy services. Park is headquartered in New York City and possesses a network of offices and supplier relationships worldwide. "
target: CD Language Solutions
CD Language Solutions, with a network of over 4,000 language professionals and over 20 years of experience, provides services including document translation, interpretation, language training, and website localization to assist you with your communication needs.
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closed 9/16/2013 via PR Newswire

Riverside Partners, LLC., acquired AMCAD

synopsis: Riverside Partners, a Boston-based private equity firm, announced that it has completed its acquisition of a majority equity interest in AMCAD, a leading enterprise software company dedicated to providing software solutions and services to the public sector including state, county and local governments.
buyer: Riverside Partners, LLC.
Founded in 1989, Riverside Partners is a middle market private equity firm focusing on growth-oriented companies in the healthcare and technology industries. The firm is focused on companies with revenues between $20 - $200 million and with $5 - $25 million of EBITDA. "
target: AMCAD
AMCAD is a leading enterprise software company that provides software solutions and services to the public sector including state, county and local governments. AMCAD automates the justice and records management ecosystem that includes courts, jails, prosecutors and recorders offices, among others.
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announced 2/8/2012 via PE Hub

Welocalize, will acquire Park IP Translations

synopsis: Riverside Partners, a Boston based private equity firm, announced that it has come to agreement to make a significant investment in Park IP Translations, the market leader in the highly technical field of patent translation. The investment will be made through Riverside Partners’ portfolio company, Welocalize.
buyer parent: Riverside Partners, LLC.
buyer: Welocalize
Welocalize offers integrated globalization services and products for the fluid and rapid deployment of enterprise content and applications to international markets. It provides globalization consulting, translation, localization, testing solutions and enterprise translation management tools. "
target: Park IP Translations
Park IP Translations is a language services company that serves the legal intellectual property services community through translation, interpretation, and consultancy services. Park is headquartered in New York City and possesses a network of offices and supplier relationships worldwide.
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closed 3/4/2011 via BusinessWire

Intermec, Inc., acquired Vocollect

synopsis: Intermec, Inc. has announced the successful completion of its previously announced acquisition of Vocollect, Inc., the industry-leading provider of voice-centric solutions for mobile workers worldwide.
buyer: Intermec, Inc. (IN:$848.18)
Intermec Inc. develops and integrates products, services and technologies that identify, track and manage supply chain assets and information. Core technologies include rugged mobile computing and data collection systems, bar code printers, label media, and RFID. "
target parent: Riverside Partners, LLC.
target: Vocollect
Vocollect, Inc. is the leader in creating and providing voice-centric solutions for mobile workers in distribution and warehouse environments worldwide.
price ($mm)
$197
rev ($mm)
$119
EBITDA ($mm)
$16
EV / rev
1.7x
EV / EBITDA
12.1x
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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closed 3/14/2017 via PR Newswire

The Shipyard, acquired TOMORRO\\\ LLC

synopsis: The Shipyard, an independent marketing firm, today announces the acquisition of TOMORRO\\\, an innovation consultancy led by marketing icon Jon Bond – combining the companies' strategic, creative and data-centric talents to address rising demand from businesses seeking to inoculate themselves against Disruption.
buyer: The Shipyard
The Shipyard is an independent marketing consultancy and the first "marketing engineering" firm. It is creating digital transformation for the world's most significant brands- where high velocity content creation meets big data, where competitive strategy meets creative and disruptive advertising. "
target: TOMORRO\\\ LLC
TOMORRO\\\ LLC is a consultancy designed to accelerate brand value through the adoption of the most forward-thinking marketing approaches and technologies. TOMORRO\\\ is an active investor and advisor in ad technology companies.
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