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closed 10/10/2019 via BusinessWire

New Frontier Data, acquired Civilized

synopsis: New Frontier Data, the global authority in data, analytics and business intelligence and the only Big Data tech solution solely focused on the cannabis space, is acquiring leading cannabis lifestyle and engagement digital platform - Civilized Worldwide Inc.
buyer: New Frontier Data
New Frontier Data is an independent, technology-driven analytics company specializing in the cannabis industry. It offers vetted data, actionable business intelligence and risk management solutions for investors, operators, researchers and policymakers. "
target: Civilized
Civilized is the leading lifestyle media brand that connects millions of cannabis consumers, influencers and the canna-curious with both niche and mainstream content, events and experiences, and fashion. They are based in Saint John, NB, Canada.
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closed 9/11/2012 via PR Web

Phototron Holdings, Inc., merged with Cannabis.Org

synopsis: GrowLife, Inc., a leading technology supplier to the hydroponic growing industry announced that it has acquired and is actively developing Cannabis.Org as an information portal for the medical marijuana industry.
buyer: Phototron Holdings, Inc.
Phototron Holdings, Inc. is a progressive company with core holdings in innovative technology based products and services for home gardening specialty markets including Stealth Grow LED brand LED grow lights and the Phototron single plant systems and accessories. "
target: Cannabis.Org
Cannabis.Org is an information portal for the medical marijuana industry.
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announced 2/15/2017 via BNC Analysis

South American Gold Corp., will acquire PotCircles

synopsis: South American Gold Corporation announced that it has received a Letter Of Intent for its acquisition of a cannabis social network, PotCircles. PotCircles is set to be a website for cannabis users who like to learn, share, and enjoy their lifestyles. These users will be able to enjoy sharing interactions with cannabis with the world.
buyer: South American Gold Corp. (OTCPK:SAGD:$0.00)
South American Gold Corp is focused on becoming the premiere provider of value added products and services for the cultivation and processing of legal cannabis for the South American medical and recreational markets with an initial focus on the Uruguayan market. "
target parent: Platinum Pari-mutuel Holdings, Inc.
target: PotCircles
PotCircles is set to be a social network for the hundreds of millions of cannabis users who like to learn, share, and enjoy their lifestyles. These users will be able to enjoy sharing interactions regarding cannabis with the world.
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closed 6/16/2010 via Market Wire

Cliff Rock Resources, merged with Virtual Medical Centre Ltd

synopsis: Cliff Rock Resources ("Cliff Rock") is pleased to announce it has completed a reverse merger transaction resulting in the acquisition of Virtual Medical Centre Ltd, Australasia's leading online medical information website. Cliff Rock has submitted to have its name changed to Virtual Medical Center I
buyer: Cliff Rock Resources (CLFR:$0.00)
Cliff Rock Resources Corp. (Cliff Rock) is an exploration-stage company. The Company's principal business is the acquisition and exploration of mineral resources. As of September 30, 2009, the Company had not identified any reserves of these minerals on the IQUE Claim. "
target: Virtual Medical Centre Ltd
Virtual Medical Centre ("VMC") provides online medical information. VMC provides accurate, timely, accredited and free medical information to a rapidly increasing consumer and professional audience of over 750,000 unique visitors a month.
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closed 6/10/2008 via PR Newswire

HealthCentral Network, Inc, acquired MedTrackAlert

synopsis: The HealthCentral Network, Inc. announced the acquisition of consumer health information company MedTrackAlert, LLC. The move more than doubles the size of HealthCentral's email newsletter reach and offers advertisers more ways to reach high-quality audiences that are deeply engaged around specific health conditions.
buyer parent: The Carlyle Group
buyer: HealthCentral Network, Inc
The HealthCentral Network, Inc. is comprised of the highest quality condition- and wellness-specific interactive health sites where consumers and vetted experts share real-life, health-related experiences and information. "
target: MedTrackAlert
MedTrackAlert is a consumer health information company dedicated to helping people better understand the benefits and risks of prescription medications. We provide our members with important, time-sensitive news to keep them aware of advances, drug interactions, and dangers related to medications.
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closed 12/5/2007 via BusinessWire

Revolution Health Group LLC, acquired Healthtalk, Inc.

synopsis: Revolution Health has acquired the online health information company HealthTalk and made a strategic investment in the online health community SparkPeople, catapulting Revolution Health Network into the second largest health property on the Internet. Revolution Health Network now has more than 12 million unique users.
buyer: Revolution Health Group LLC
Revolution Health Group is a leading consumer-centric health company founded to transform how people approach their overall health and wellness. Revolution Health allows individuals to make informed choices and offers more convenience and control over their individual healthcare decisions. "
target parent: Informed Medical Communications
target: Healthtalk, Inc.
HealthTalk, Inc., an Internet-based health information network, provides online chronic care information and programming for patients and caregivers living with chronic illness. The company provides services to patients to inform about their disease and treatment options.
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closed 12/19/2007 via BusinessWire

Healthnostics, Inc., acquired MedNets, Inc.

synopsis: Healthnostics, Inc. a medical and biotechnology analytics company, today announced the completion of the MedNets.com acquisition, an Internet portal providing healthcare information resources to consumers and professionals.
buyer: Healthnostics, Inc. (OTCPK:HNSS:$0.20)
Healthnostics, Inc. is a medical and biotechnology analytics company that provides patient clinical monitoring and risk management systems to acute care hospitals, and utilizes its Internet portals to deliver medical and biotechnology resource information. "
target: MedNets, Inc.
MedNets, Inc. offers MedExplore, our medical professional and patient Healthcare Information Directory, through our web site. We have gathered over 20,000 healthcare links in our directory, creating the source to the finest medical information on the Internet.
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closed 10/5/2005 via BNC Analysis

Revolution Health Group LLC, acquired myDNA Media Inc.

synopsis: Former Drkoop.com Inc. CEO Don Hackett sold his most recent venture, myDNA Media Inc., to Revolution Health Group LLC, launched this year by America Online Inc. co-founder Steve Case.
buyer: Revolution Health Group LLC
Revolution Health Group is a leading consumer-centric health company founded to transform how people approach their overall health and wellness. Revolution Health allows individuals to make informed choices and offers more convenience and control over their individual healthcare decisions. "
target: myDNA Media Inc.
myDNA Media, Inc. provides consumer’s access to health information and services from its network of interactive properties, which include its eHealth portal, an integrated health search experience, a health news channel, and several destination websites.
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closed 2/8/2018 via BusinessWire

PulsePoint, Inc., acquired Vitality Ad Lab

synopsis: PulsePoint, the leading global authority in programmatic healthcare technology, announced the acquisition of Vitality Ad Lab, a UK-based private advertising exchange focused on the European healthcare sector.
buyer: PulsePoint, Inc.
PulsePoint, a global programmatic advertising platform with specialized healthcare expertise, fuses the science of programmatic targeting, distribution and optimization with the art of brand engagement. "
target: Vitality Ad Lab
Vitality Ad Lab is a UK-based private advertising exchange focused on the European healthcare sector. Open, transparent and efficient, Vitality Ad Lab offers an all in one solution which is agnostic of supply or demand-centric bias.
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closed 7/27/2009 via PR Newswire

Croff Enterprises, Inc., merged with America's Minority Health Network, Inc.

synopsis: Croff Enterprises, Inc. announced that it has closed on its previously announced merger with America's Minority Health Network, Inc., a development stage corporation that is engaged in providing direct to consumer television programming in medical offices that are focused on delivering health care to members of the minority community.
buyer: Croff Enterprises, Inc.
Croff Enterprises has no business operations or revenue source and has reduced its operations to a minimal level (although it continues to file reports required under the Securities Exchange Act of 1934). As a result, the Company is a "shell company" under the rules of the SEC. "
target: America's Minority Health Network, Inc.
America's Minority Health Network (“AMHN”) is a place-based provider of digital video education for medical practices who primarily service minorities. AMHN delivers programming to produce a greater awareness of the benefits of preventative healthcare practices.
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closed 6/18/2007 via PR Newswire

Meredith Corporation, acquired Healia, Inc.

synopsis: Meredith Corporation, one of America's leading media and marketing companies, announced the acquisition of Healia, a consumer health search engine specializing in finding high quality and personalized health information online. Terms were not disclosed and the transaction will not have a material financial effect on Meredith.
buyer: Meredith Corporation (NYSE:MDP:$3,188.50)
Meredith is one of the nation's leading media and marketing companies with businesses centering on magazine and book publishing, television broadcasting, integrated marketing and interactive media. "
target: Healia, Inc.
Healia, Inc is the creator of a proprietary, health-optimized search engine that uses patent-pending technology to generate high quality, highly targeted, and personalized results for consumers. Healia's team is comprised of experts in eHealth, consumer health informatics, and emerging technologies.
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closed 7/10/2012 via PR Newswire

23andMe, Inc., acquired CureTogether, Inc.

synopsis: 23andMe, a leading personal genetics company, announced its acquisition of CureTogether, Inc. CureTogether brings to 23andMe additional tools and systems for gathering data from health-based communities that are complementary to the existing 23andMe platforms, allowing customers to share quantitative information on more than 500 medical conditions.
buyer: 23andMe, Inc.
23andMe, Inc. is a leading personal genetics company dedicated to helping individuals understand their own genetic information through DNA analysis technologies and web-based interactive tools. The company was founded in 2006 and is based in Mountain View, California. "
target: CureTogether, Inc.
CureTogether is a platform where patients around the world come together to share quantitative information on over 500 medical conditions. They talk about sensitive symptoms and compare which treatments work best for them.
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closed 9/15/2016 via BNC Analysis

Daniel Crawford, acquired HealthTalk Live, Inc.

synopsis: Daniel Crawford, a businessman who has worked with both large and small consumer packaged goods brands, and has had experience launching a consumer packaged goods company in early stages, has acquired HealthTalk Live, who provide health and wellness information services through an interactive website HealthTalkLive.com and live radio shows.
buyer: Daniel Crawford
Daniel Crawford has worked with both large and small consumer packaged goods brands, and has had experience launching a consumer packaged goods company in early stages. "
target: HealthTalk Live, Inc. (OTCPK:HLTK:$0.02)
HealthTalk Live, Inc. provides health and wellness information services through an interactive website HealthTalkLive.com and live radio shows in the United States.
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closed 5/25/2016 via Market Wire

BioStem Technologies, Inc., acquired TEN Health Behavior Change Platform

synopsis: BioStem Technologies, Inc. announced it has acquired the TEN® Health Behavior Change Platform. A technology platform, TEN is an intuitive personalized system that teaches people how to be healthier.
buyer: BioStem Technologies, Inc. (BSEM:$0.00)
BioStem Technologies, Inc. is engaged in the advancement of regenerative medicine and antiaging strategies throughout the United States, Europe and Mexico. Their goal is to deliver the highest standard wellness and stem cell products that are backed by science. "
target: TEN Health Behavior Change Platform
The TEN® Health Behavior Change Platform is a simple online tool to help users achieve their body’s full wellness & body weight potential. The TEN Platform, includes a patented system promoting moderation, which departs from traditional "all or none" programs.
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announced 6/5/2015 via BNC Analysis

Wirtualna Polska S.A., will acquire NextWeb Media Sp. z o.o.

synopsis: Wirtualna Polska, the operator of Poland's second largest internet portal of the same name will buy a 100% stake in NextWeb Media, owner of abcZdrowie.pl and Parenting.pl as well as Blomedia.pl content marketing platform.
buyer parent: Grupa o2 sp. z o.o.
buyer: Wirtualna Polska S.A. (WSE:WPL:$169.45)
Wirtualna Polska SA owns and operates a Website which offers online services such as e-mail, games, and more. Wirtualna Polska is one of the most popular websites in Poland. Wirtualna Polska SA was founded in 1995 by Marek Borzestowski and is based in Gdansk, Poland. "
target: NextWeb Media Sp. z o.o.
NextWeb Media Group publishes Polish websites abcZdrowie.pl, Parenting.pl as well as Blomedia.pl content marketing platform. abcZdrowie.pl, one of the most popular health sites in Poland.
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$5.26
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closed 12/9/2013 via PR Newswire

Health Elements, LLC, acquired WellnessFX

synopsis: Health Elements, LLC, a leader in medically supervised weight loss, announced the acquisition of WellnessFX, Inc., the leader in technology and services that clinicians and consumers can use to digitally collect, explain, and track personal health data.
buyer: Health Elements, LLC
Health Elements offers cutting-edge, proprietary health management systems for patients and healthcare professionals targeting medically supervised weight loss. Healthcare professionals have unlimited access to clinical data and other research as well as decision-making and patient management tools."
target: WellnessFX
WellnessFX provides consumer-based online personalized health software, blood tests through leading laboratories and consultations with health professionals. It empowers individuals to understand and improve their health in a personalized and engaging way.
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closed 10/28/2012 via BNC Analysis

AHVV Verlag, acquired NetDoktor.at GmbH

synopsis: AHVV-Verlag, publisher of the daily free newspaper "Today", acquired one of the most successful online health portals in the country, netdoktor.at.
buyer: AHVV Verlag
AHVV Verlag is the publisher of "Today", the most successful free daily newspaper in Austria that has 947,000 readers. "
target: NetDoktor.at GmbH
NetDoktor.at GmbH operates as an information portal about health and medicine.
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closed 4/28/2011 via BusinessWire

Informed Medical Decisions, Inc., acquired Inherited Health

synopsis: Informed Medical Decisions, Inc., also known as InformedDNA, announced it is acquiring AccessDNA, Inc., owner of Inherited Health, a leading online resource for individuals and families interested in understanding family history and hereditary disease risks.
buyer: Informed Medical Decisions, Inc.
Informed Medical Decisions, Inc. (InformedDNA) is a nationwide network of board-certified genetic counselors and geneticists. The company helps patients, clinicians and healthcare organizations harness the power of genetics to achieve the promise of personalized healthcare. "
target: Inherited Health
Inherited Health's proprietary risk analysis system uses entered health information to provide each family member with a personalized view of the hereditary diseases they are more like to develop, pass down to their children, and most importantly, ways to prevent these diseases.
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closed 11/17/2010 via BusinessWire

MonsterOffers, acquired DrHealthShare

synopsis: Monster Offers announced the acquisition of DrHealthShare.com, a Web 3.0 social commerce solution for health and wellness that empowers like-minded collaborators to harness the collective knowledge and experience of the social crowd to improve the depth, breadth, and value of health information.
buyer: MonsterOffers (OTCPK:APPZ:$1.00)
Monster Offers is an emerging online technology company specializing in social media commerce and advertising solutions for large Companies and Non Profit Organizations. "
target: DrHealthShare
DrHealthShare brings together people from around the world to ask their health questions and to share experiences, and inspirational stories. DrHealthShare provides a well-organized environment for professional and non-professional users and contributors to quickly launch new health-related topics.
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closed 8/20/2010 via Market Wire

WinSonic Digital Media Group, Ltd., acquired VIPMEDRx, Inc.

synopsis: WinSonic Digital Media Group, Ltd., a facilities-based digital media company, announced the acquisition of VIPMEDRX, a digital telemedicine company providing personal, remote monitoring services, education and social networking capabilities to chronically ill patients.
buyer: WinSonic Digital Media Group, Ltd. (WDMG:$0.00)
WinSonic Digital Media Group, Ltd. was founded to create a new global communications infrastructure for the delivery of converged communications services i.e. voice, audio, video, data, streaming media and broadcast content over protocol independent multi-layered communication systems. "
target: VIPMEDRx, Inc.
VIPMEDRx, Inc., doing business as VMRx, along with its subsidiaries, develops and sells multimedia Web-based healthcare applications to patients, physicians, pharmacists, and other healthcare providers.
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closed 10/10/2019 via BusinessWire

New Frontier Data, acquired Civilized

synopsis: New Frontier Data, the global authority in data, analytics and business intelligence and the only Big Data tech solution solely focused on the cannabis space, is acquiring leading cannabis lifestyle and engagement digital platform - Civilized Worldwide Inc.
buyer: New Frontier Data
New Frontier Data is an independent, technology-driven analytics company specializing in the cannabis industry. It offers vetted data, actionable business intelligence and risk management solutions for investors, operators, researchers and policymakers. "
target: Civilized
Civilized is the leading lifestyle media brand that connects millions of cannabis consumers, influencers and the canna-curious with both niche and mainstream content, events and experiences, and fashion. They are based in Saint John, NB, Canada.
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announced 12/12/2018 via PR Newswire

Civilized, will acquire Revolution Strategy

synopsis: Cannabis media and lifestyle brand Civilized Worldwide Inc. announced its plans to acquire Revolution Strategy, a full-service marketing communications agency. They have a deep expertise in marketing communications, branding, and start-up support, public relations, and everything digital.
buyer: Civilized
Based in Canada, Civilized is a premium media and lifestyle brand that embraces and highlights modern cannabis culture, reflecting the millions of adults who choose to enjoy cannabis as a part of a balanced lifestyle. "
target: Revolution Strategy
Revolution Strategy is a full-service agency that takes a strategic approach to every project. They have a deep expertise in marketing communications, branding, and start-up support, public relations, and everything digital.
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announced 11/28/2018 via PR Newswire

Civilized, will acquire Business of Cannabis

synopsis: Civilized Worldwide Inc., a leading media and lifestyle brand that highlights and embraces modern cannabis culture, announced its plans to acquire Business of Cannabis, an authoritative platform for news, events, analysis and insights into the growing cannabis industry.
buyer: Civilized
Based in Canada, Civilized is a premium media and lifestyle brand that embraces and highlights modern cannabis culture, reflecting the millions of adults who choose to enjoy cannabis as a part of a balanced lifestyle. "
target: Business of Cannabis
Business of Cannabis is Canada's authoritative source for news and analysis of the cannabis industry online. They are a leading portfolio of nationally-focused publications and services that serve to provide smart, legitimate, and ambitious coverage of the industry.
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announced 11/28/2018 via PR Newswire

Civilized, will acquire The 420 Games

synopsis: Civilized Worldwide Inc, a Canadian media and lifestyle brand that embraces and highlights modern cannabis culture, will acquire The 420 Games, a North American athletic events company that advocates the responsible use of cannabis. The 420 Games provides a series of active lifestyle events, including a 4.20 mile run, yoga, flag football, and more.
buyer: Civilized
Based in Canada, Civilized is a premium media and lifestyle brand that embraces and highlights modern cannabis culture, reflecting the millions of adults who choose to enjoy cannabis as a part of a balanced lifestyle. "
target: The 420 Games
The 420 Games is a North American athletic events company that advocates the responsible use of cannabis. The company aims to de-stigmatize the millions who use cannabis in a healthy lifestyle. Their series of active lifestyle events include a 4.20 mile run, yoga, flag football, and more.
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closed 10/10/2019 via BusinessWire

New Frontier Data, acquired Civilized

synopsis: New Frontier Data, the global authority in data, analytics and business intelligence and the only Big Data tech solution solely focused on the cannabis space, is acquiring leading cannabis lifestyle and engagement digital platform - Civilized Worldwide Inc.
buyer: New Frontier Data
New Frontier Data is an independent, technology-driven analytics company specializing in the cannabis industry. It offers vetted data, actionable business intelligence and risk management solutions for investors, operators, researchers and policymakers. "
target: Civilized
Civilized is the leading lifestyle media brand that connects millions of cannabis consumers, influencers and the canna-curious with both niche and mainstream content, events and experiences, and fashion. They are based in Saint John, NB, Canada.
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announced 10/9/2019 via BusinessWire

New Frontier Data, will acquire Zefyr

synopsis: New Frontier Data, the authority in data, analytics and business intelligence for the global cannabis industry, reached an agreement to acquire Zefyr, Inc., the leading data discovery and profiling platform within the cannabis industry, creating the first marketing tech solution of its kind for mature market entrants.
buyer: New Frontier Data
New Frontier Data is an independent, technology-driven analytics company specializing in the cannabis industry. It offers vetted data, actionable business intelligence and risk management solutions for investors, operators, researchers and policymakers. "
target: Zefyr
Zefyr is the leading data discovery and profiling platform within the cannabis industry. Zefyr captures data from multiple sources and then ingests, normalizes, analyzes, and deploys data and associated informational solutions via artificial intelligence, machine learning, and Amazon Web Services.
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closed 2/7/2018 via Company Press Release

New Frontier Data, acquired Hemp Business Journal

synopsis: New Frontier Data, the leading provider of data, analytics and business intelligence in the cannabis industry, has acquired Hemp Business Journal, the trusted source for hemp data, market research and business intelligence for the Global Industrial Hemp and CBD industry.
buyer: New Frontier Data
New Frontier Data provides objective, rigorous and comprehensive analysis and reporting for the nascent and underserved cannabis industry. New Frontier’s data and reports have been cited in over 65 countries around the world to inform industry leaders. "
target: Hemp Business Journal
Hemp Business Journal is the trusted source for hemp data, market research and business intelligence for the Global Industrial Hemp and CBD industry.
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closed 11/1/2018 via Company Press Release

BioInformatics Inc., acquired Kalorama Information

synopsis: BioInformatics Inc., the premier research and advisory company serving the life science industry, has acquired Kalorama Information from MarketResearch. Kalorama Information is a leading publisher of market research in healthcare areas, including in vitro diagnostics, imaging, biotechnology, healthcare, medical devices, and pharmaceuticals.
buyer: BioInformatics Inc.
BioInformatics Inc. is the leading research and advisory firm serving the life science, diagnostic and analytical instrument industries. Their expertise includes assessing the size and attractiveness of markets, optimizing product configurations and pricing and validating corporate acquisitions. "
target parent: MarketResearch.com, Inc.
target: Kalorama Information
Kalorama Information is a leading publisher of market research in healthcare areas, including in vitro diagnostics (IVD), imaging, biotechnology, healthcare, medical devices, and pharmaceuticals. Kalorama only publishes in healthcare.
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closed 12/6/2017 via Company Press Release

The Access Group, acquired Health Strategies Group

synopsis: Water Street Healthcare Partners, through its subsidiary, The Access Group, has acquired Health Strategies Group. Health Strategies Group is the leader in market access intelligence and customized research for pharmaceutical and biotech professionals. It dissects trends and identifies opportunities to help companies optimize their product access.
buyer parent: Water Street Healthcare Partners
buyer: The Access Group
The Access Group offers a breadth of services to clients, from traditional “block-and-tackle” launch execution tactics to in-depth market assessments. The company is dedicated to complete product life cycle management, creating brand solutions that drive demand across multiple stakeholder channels. "
target: Health Strategies Group
Health Strategies Group offers a dedicated team of research leaders committed to dissecting the trends, identifying customer needs, and pinpointing the barriers and opportunities for biopharma within the evolving health care environment.
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closed 4/15/2015 via PR Newswire

Insignia Capital Group, acquired Metanexgen, Inc.

synopsis: Insignia Capital Group announced the acquisition of metanexgen from DFW Capital Partners. Based in Bensalem, PA, metanexgen is a provider of technology-enabled multi-channel marketing solutions that allow pharmaceutical, biotechnology and medical device brands to effectively market their products to healthcare practitioners.
buyer: Insignia Capital Group
Insignia Capital is a private equity firm working with lower-middle market companies. Insignia Capital works with a wide variety of companies but their specialty is consumer, business services and healthcare. "
target parent: DFW Capital Partners
target: Metanexgen, Inc.
Metanexgen is a provider of technology-enabled multi-channel marketing solutions that allow pharmaceutical, biotechnology and medical device brands to effectively market their products to healthcare practitioners.
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Everyday Health, Inc., will acquire DoctorDirectory.com

synopsis: Everyday Health signed a definitive agreement to acquire DoctorDirectory. Based in North Carolina, DoctorDirectory provides pharmaceutical companies with multi-channel marketing services that target healthcare professionals. DoctorDirectory.com, Inc. also operates as an online directory for finding a doctor by specialty.
buyer: Everyday Health, Inc. (EVDY:$253.92)
Everyday Health, Inc. is a provider of digital health and wellness solutions. They attract consumers and healthcare professionals to their health and wellness properties, and utilize their data and analytics to deliver personalized content experiences and marketing and engagement solutions. "
target: DoctorDirectory.com
DoctorDirectory.com, Inc. operates as an online directory for finding a doctor by specialty. They also provide Healthcare Professionals the opportunity to participate in Market Research and other programs that help shape the healthcare industry.
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closed 10/16/2014 via Company Press Release

BioPharm Communications, LLC, acquired Carson Analytics

synopsis: BioPharm Communications, a portfolio company of Southfield Capital and minority shareholder Boathouse Capital has announced the acquisition of Carson Analytics. Carson Analytics is a leading provider of integrated commercial analytics solutions for the pharmaceutical and biotechnology industries.
buyer parent: Southfield Capital Advisors
buyer: BioPharm Communications, LLC
BioPharm develops promotional medical education programs for customers in the pharmaceutical and biotechnology industries. The company creates robust clinical content in collaboration with key opinion leaders and delivers it to healthcare practitioners through the company's comprehensive suite. "
target: Carson Analytics
Carson Analytics is a leading provider of integrated commercial analytics solutions for the pharmaceutical and biotechnology industries. They provide advanced analytics solutions including forecasting, promotion response analysis and optimization of promotion mix.
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closed 7/24/2013 via Reuters

Cross Marketing, acquired MedePanel

synopsis: Cross Marketing Group has announced the acquisition of MedePanel, a result-oriented research firm, headquartered in New Jersey. MedePanel supports healthcare business decisions by providing insights from patients, healthcare practitioners and other key healthcare stakeholders.
buyer: Cross Marketing (TSE:3675:$80.11)
Cross Marketing provides a full range of one-stop marketing research services based on their online research DNA, and continuing to evolve further into a marketing solution partner for their clients. "
target: MedePanel
MedePanel Online Inc is a result-oriented research firm, headquartered in New Jersey providing local account management support. MedePanel supports healthcare business decisions by providing insights from patients, healthcare practitioners and other key healthcare stakeholders.
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closed 5/28/2013 via BusinessWire

QPharma, Inc., acquired MD Mindset, LLC

synopsis: QPharma has announced its acquisition of MD Mindset, LLC, a leading physician research firm focused on improving pharmaceutical sales force and marketing effectiveness. The Atlanta, GA-based company will transition operations of MD Snapshot, MD Feedback, MD Fellowship, and iSFE Tracker products and services to Morristown, New Jersey.
buyer: QPharma, Inc.
QPharma provides regulatory compliance and brand support for the pharmaceutical, medical device and other life sciences industries. Sample services include remediation consulting, validation services, project management & auditing, aggregate spend reporting, sample accountability & online training. "
target: MD Mindset, LLC
MD Mindset, founded in 2001, was established to help pharmaceutical and life sciences sales professionals maximize their performance and effectiveness when calling on healthcare professionals for sales details.
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closed 3/23/2012 via BusinessWire

ImpactRx, Inc., acquired AlphaDetail, Inc.

synopsis: ImpactRx, a Symphony Technology Group company, and the pioneer in measuring the impact of promotion on physicians’ attitudes and prescribing behavior, announced that it has acquired AlphaDetail, Inc., a leader in global healthcare primary market research and influence network mapping.
buyer parent: Symphony Technology Group
buyer: ImpactRx, Inc.
ImpactRx is the leading provider of consultative and analytically-based promotional effectiveness solutions to the healthcare industry. ImpactRx's ImpactData™ is the industry’s sole source of continuous-capture market promotion and physician treatment data. "
target: AlphaDetail, Inc.
AlphaDetail is a rapidly growing global market research consulting company focused on the pharmaceutical and biotechnology industry. It uses the Internet as a channel to enable rapid, convenient, and effective communication between pharmaceutical companies, healthcare professionals and patients.
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closed 11/6/2019 via Company Press Release

Schlesinger Group, acquired Focus Pointe Global

synopsis: Schlesinger Group, a leading international data collection and research services company, has acquired Focus Pointe Global, a US marketing research data collection company offering a range of in-person and online qualitative solutions.
buyer parent: Gauge Capital
buyer: Schlesinger Group
Schlesinger Group is a data collection company offering a broad range of qualitative and quantitative research solutions. They provide effective online surveys that include programming and hosting. As the world transforms, they reach for new heights, redefining services beyond clients’ expectations."
target: Focus Pointe Global
Focus Pointe Global is a US marketing research data collection company offering a range of in-person and online qualitative solutions with expertise in the consumer space, clinical studies, and jury research. Its 1.6 million-member QualPanel is a rich source of qualified respondents.
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closed 6/4/2014 via BusinessWire

HealthTrust, acquired Cardiac Data Solutions

synopsis: HealthTrust, a Parallon affiliate, announces that it has acquired certain of the assets and operations of Cardiac Data Solutions. CDS has worked with multiple hospitals and systems across the United States, engaging their leaders to improve clinical and financial outcomes.
buyer: HealthTrust
HealthTrust is committed to strengthening provider performance and clinical excellence through an aligned membership model and the delivery of total cost management solutions, including supply chain solutions and a contract and service portfolio unparalleled in quality, scope and value. "
target: Cardiac Data Solutions
Cardiac Data Solutions was initially focused on the cardiovascular market and expanded to the orthopedic and spine markets in 2008. Since its founding, CDS has worked with multiple hospitals and systems across the United States, engaging their leaders to improve clinical and financial outcomes.
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closed 3/14/2017 via BusinessWire

SurveyVitals, Inc., acquired Novaetus, Inc.

synopsis: SurveyVitals, Inc., a healthcare analytics company specializing in patient satisfaction surveys, announced it has acquired Novaetus, Inc., an administrator of CMS-certified "Consumer Assessment of Healthcare Providers and Systems” (CAHPS) surveys.
buyer: SurveyVitals, Inc.
SurveyVitals inspires positive change in healthcare by providing real-time, actionable patient feedback to providers and organizations through innovative technology. SurveyVitals provides intuitive, in-depth reporting via online client portals and a benchmark of over 5 million completed surveys. "
target: Novaetus, Inc.
Novaetus, Inc. is an administrator of CMS-certified "Consumer Assessment of Healthcare Providers and Systems” (CAHPS) surveys. Novaetus was founded in 2004 as a marketing and consulting company initially working with a small, select group of clients.
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closed 6/28/2016 via BNC Analysis

AplusA, acquired Bell Falla & Associates LLC

synopsis: AplusA buys Bell Falla to become a leading international marketing research for the pharmaceutical industry and the health sector. Bell Falla is an international market research and consulting firm for pharmaceutical, biotech and medical device companies. With the acquisition, AplusA plans to establish itself as a major player in the global market.
buyer: AplusA
AplusA is a reputable medical market research firm that specializes in international, primary research for the Pharmaceutical, Biotechnology and Medical Device Industries. For over 25 years, AplusA has been guiding lifecycle management of the most innovative healthcare products worldwide. "
target: Bell Falla & Associates LLC
Bell Falla & Associates is an international market research and consulting firm for pharmaceutical, biotech and medical device companies. They provide both qualitative and quantitative research using state of the art research methodologies, as well as statistical consulting and marketing consulting.
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closed 7/19/2012 via PR Newswire

WorldOne, acquired Sermo

synopsis: WorldOne, the global leader in healthcare insights and intelligence, announced that it has acquired Sermo, the largest online community of U.S. physicians. Sermo has amassed a membership of 130,000 physicians and hundreds of clients, including eight of the top ten pharmaceutical companies in the world.
buyer: WorldOne
WorldOne is the largest healthcare data collection company in the world serving the market research industry. WorldOne offers clients online and offline access to medical professionals in over 80 countries through a range of differentiated products and services. "
target: Sermo
Sermo is the largest online physician community in the United States. All Sermo members are verified and credentialed physicians who collaborate on cases and exchange observations to improve patient care, discuss drugs and devices and share information on new therapies and innovations.
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closed 8/23/2011 via BusinessWire

M3 USA Corporation, acquired Doctors.net.uk

synopsis: M3 USA announced the acquisition of Doctors.net.uk, the largest physician network in the United Kingdom. Doctors.net.uk is the most popular professional web portal and email service for physicians in the UK while providing digital promotion and market research services to the life science industry.
buyer parent: Sony Corporation
buyer: M3 USA Corporation
M3 USA, named to represent Medicine, Media, and Metamorphosis, was founded with the goal of changing the world of medicine through full use of the power of the Internet. M3 provides the life science industry with highly targeted interactive marketing, education, content, and research solutions. "
target: Doctors.net.uk
Doctors.net.uk is a secure service offering a professional e-mail facility, clinical and non-clinical forums, the very latest medical news and free accredited education allowing doctors to maintain Continuing Professional Development (CPD).
price ($mm)
$21
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closed 2/21/2018 via BNC Analysis

EnterBridge Technologies, Inc., acquired SMA Informatics Partners LLC

synopsis: EnterBridge Technologies Inc bought SMA Informatics Partners LLC. SMA Informatics Partners LLC is a Richmond-based data analytics firm that provides data collection and data analysis that helps hospitals, ambulatory surgery centers, and physician practices compare their quality of care to competitors and improve clinical outcomes.
buyer: EnterBridge Technologies, Inc.
EnterBridge, a Henrico County, VA-based firm founded by entrepreneurs Erik Bleyl and Todd Nuckols in 2002, EnterBridge uses data and analytics to create a better customer experience for B2B organizations looking to grow through innovation. "
target: SMA Informatics Partners LLC
SMA Informatics Partners LLC is a Richmond-based data analytics firm that provides data collection and data analysis that helps hospitals, ambulatory surgery centers, and physician practices compare their quality of care to competitors and improve clinical outcomes. It has customers in 32 states.
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closed 11/1/2011 via BNC Analysis

IMS Health Incorporated, acquired SDI Health LLC

synopsis: IMS Health has completed its acquisition of SDI, a leading healthcare market insight and analytics firm. It provides the industry’s most comprehensive de-identified patient-level data to pharmaceutical, biotech, and medical device companies, enabling them to better understand the healthcare market.
buyer parent: TPG Capital
buyer: IMS Health Incorporated (NYSE:IQV:$10,412.00)
IMS Health is the world’s leading provider of market intelligence to the pharmaceutical and healthcare industries. IMS offers leading-edge market intelligence products and services that are integral to clients’ day-to-day operations. "
target parent: LLR Partners
target: SDI Health LLC
SDI is a leading healthcare market insight and analytics firm. It provides the industry’s most comprehensive de-identified patient-level data to pharmaceutical, biotech, and medical device companies, enabling them to better understand the healthcare market.
price ($mm)
$340
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announced 11/22/2010 via BusinessWire

M3 USA Corporation, will acquire EMS Research

synopsis: M3 USA, parent company of MDLinx, a leading medical market research firm, has signed an agreement to purchase EU-based EMS Research, a company specializing in quantitative and qualitative market research for clients in healthcare and other vertical markets.
buyer parent: Sony Corporation
buyer: M3 USA Corporation
M3 USA, named to represent Medicine, Media, and Metamorphosis, was founded with the goal of changing the world of medicine through full use of the power of the Internet. M3 provides the life science industry with highly targeted interactive marketing, education, content, and research solutions. "
target: EMS Research
EMS Research (European Marketing Specialists), headquartered in London, England, was founded in 1999 and is Europe’s leading in-house medical fieldwork company. EMS help clients achieve their objectives by delivering vital insight into markets, attitudes, concepts and products.
price ($mm)
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$6
EBITDA ($mm)
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closed 11/13/2007 via PR Newswire

Cegedim Group S.A., acquired 3ES

synopsis: Cegedim Strategic Data, leading provider of Pharmaceutical Market Research has completed its acquisition of 3ES, a CRO member of the AFCRO, specializing in Clinical Studies and post-AMM studies, notably through online tools.
buyer: Cegedim Group S.A. (ENXTPA:CGM:$512.82)
Established as the world's leading CRM provider for the life sciences industry with its Cegedim Dendrite business unit, CEGEDIM provides the world's largest pharmaceutical companies with vital support for successful Customer Relationship Management (CRM). "
target: 3ES
3ES provides multidisciplinary expertise in the medical research field. 3ES has developed their in-house software for managing online studies via Internet, and has received the ANVAR label for "innovating business".
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closed 1/18/2007 via PR Newswire

Phoenix Marketing International, acquired JZM Research

synopsis: Phoenix Marketing International has acquired JZM, Inc. (Johnston, Zabor, McManus), a full service marketing research firm based in Durham, North Carolina, that specializes in healthcare research. The company provides research for 7 of the 10 largest global pharmaceutical companies.
buyer: Phoenix Marketing International
Phoenix Marketing International offers advanced advertising and brand measurement along with direct marketing expertise. Phoenix combines primary and syndicated marketing research expertise with database analytics and modeling proficiency. "
target: JZM Research
JZM is a healthcare focused marketing research firm. The company merges existing, proven marketing research techniques with new state-of-the-art technologies for faster and better results for our pharmaceutical, biotech, and other healthcare clients.
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closed 4/18/2007 via BusinessWire

MCF Corporation, acquired MedPanel, Inc.

synopsis: MCF Corporation has completed the acquisition of MedPanel, Inc., an online medical market intelligence firm. With the closing of the transaction, MedPanel, Inc. becomes Panel Intelligence, LLC, a wholly owned subsidiary of MCF Corporation.
buyer: MCF Corporation (MEM:$0.00)
MCF Corporation is a financial services holding company that provides investment research, capital markets services, corporate and venture services, investment banking, asset management and wealth management through its operating subsidiaries. "
target: MedPanel, Inc.
MedPanel provides online medical market intelligence to the life sciences industry through custom research and syndicated studies. Research services include study design, recruitment, programming, panel moderation, advanced data analysis and summaries.
price ($mm)
$7.00
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