user generated content management application

closed 10/15/2015 via Company Press Release

Linkfluence, acquired ActSocial

synopsis: Linkfluence, a European leader in Social Media Intelligence (SMI), is expanding internationally by acquiring ActSocial, a Social Media Intelligence company in Shanghai and Singapore. This makes Linkfluence the first European SMI company to combine global data and best practices with a Chinese team of scientists and social media researchers.
buyer: Linkfluence
Linkfluence, a leading Social Media Intelligence company, specializes in analyzing conversations on the social web to create business opportunities for brands. Linkfluence offers a unique and powerful solution to monitor, measure, understand and engage efficiently on the social web. "
target: ActSocial
ActSocial is Asia’s first technology powered influencer marketing company. Combining a growing base of over 100,000 peer influencers with cutting-edge social CRM technology, ActSocial enables brands to harness word-of-mouth to drive sales and education on the Internet and in the real world.
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closed 3/31/2021 via Yahoo, Inc.

Requiti Capital Ltd., acquired Pinmo

synopsis: Requiti, a Canadian firm that specializes in helping Canadian businesses navigate the complex world of Canadian business tax incentives, has acquired fintech company Pinmo. Pinmo, based in Canada, offers tax credit solutions to its clients. Pinmo began initially as a tech startup specializing in social media monetization.
buyer: Requiti Capital Ltd.
Founded in 2014, Requiti Capital seeks to fix the knowledge gap for small to medium businesses by using solutions usually reserved for larger private corporations. They also specialize in technical strategic planning and capital investments that can help businesses remain competitive. "
target: Pinmo
Pinmo, based in Canada, offers tax credit solutions to its clients. Pinmo helps clients get more money back from the government and helps them regain time to run their business. Pinmo began initially as a tech startup specializing in social media monetization and advertising technologies.
price ($mm)
$10
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closed 11/4/2014 via PR Web

NonProfitEasy, Inc., acquired Uruut

synopsis: NonProfitEasy, creator of leading-edge, all-in-one data management software for nonprofits, announces its acquisition of Uruut, a best practices fundraising platform that brings individuals, businesses, and foundations together to fund nonprofits, schools, faith based and other community organizations.
buyer: NonProfitEasy, Inc.
NonProfitEasy was born out of a need to help smaller community-based nonprofit organizations streamline the management of their businesses. They give nonprofits a cost-effective answer to juggling databases, running cumbersome reports, and troubleshooting technology issues. "
target: Uruut
Uruut offers an affordable, easy-to-use and cloud-based SaaS solution that will allow nonprofits to not only compete, but expand their donor reach and increase donations.
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closed 2/19/2014 via GlobeNewswire

Sprinklr, acquired Dachis Corporation, Inc.

synopsis: Sprinklr, the leading provider of Social Relationship Infrastructure, announced that it has acquired Austin, Texas-based Dachis Group, the leader in social and brand analytics. Sprinklr is how brands manage social experiences across internal business unit silos.
buyer: Sprinklr
Sprinklr is how brands manage social experiences across internal business unit silos. Unlike tools and platforms, Sprinklr is the only native, seamless, fully integrated Social Relationship Infrastructure. "
target: Dachis Corporation, Inc.
Dachis Group is a leader in data-driven social marketing solutions. Utilizing a proprietary big data analytics platform, and an industry leading social solutions services practice, Dachis Group helps marketers master the real-time social conversations of their customers.
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closed 11/29/2018 via BNC Analysis

Makheia Group, acquired Headoo SAS

synopsis: Makheia Group, a communication company in France, has acquired Headoo, a French provider of Visual Marketing technology. Headoo helps brands to create a personal connection with their customers with visual content and user generated content. Their platform allows brands to automatically collect content and engage with their community.
buyer: Makheia Group (FR:ALSEQ:$20.10)
Makheia Group is a communication company in France. Makheia helps brands to boost their relations with the public, customers, employees, and shareholders. Markheia is focused on innovation/digital strategies, corporate mediation/editorial strategies, and business and relational activation. "
target: Headoo SAS
Headoo is a French provider of Visual Marketing technology. Headoo helps brands to create a personal connection with their customers with visual content and user generated content. Their platform allows brands to automatically collect content and engage with their community.
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closed 6/4/2012 via PR Newswire

Aprimo, Inc, acquired eCircle GmbH

synopsis: Aprimo, a Teradata company announced that the acquisition of Munich-based eCircle is complete. eCircle is one of the leading full service digital marketing providers in Europe. The company provides cloud-based solutions for email, mobile and social media marketing and offers opt-in lead generation and email media solutions.
buyer parent: Teradata Corporation
buyer: Aprimo, Inc
Aprimo is a leading provider of software and services that advance the productivity and performance of marketing organizations. They enable marketers to engage, lead and perform by empowering conversations on new engagement channels. "
target parent: TA Associates
target: eCircle GmbH
eCircle is one of the leading full service digital marketing providers in Europe. The company provides cloud-based solutions for email, mobile and social media marketing and offers opt-in lead generation and email media solutions.
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closed 4/10/2012 via BusinessWire

Accenture, acquired Neo Metrics Analytics S.L.

synopsis: Accenture has completed its acquisition of Neo Metrics Analytics S.L., a leading consulting firm specializing in optimization and predictive analytics based in Madrid, Spain. The acquisition will enable Accenture to further develop advanced analytical models across all industries and business functions.
buyer: Accenture (ACN:$44,730.27)
Accenture is a global management consulting, technology services and outsourcing company. Accenture collaborates with clients to help them become high performance businesses and governments. "
target: Neo Metrics Analytics S.L.
Neo Metrics is an international consulting firm leader in Business Intelligence, Analytics and Marketing Automation. It combines scientific excellence with business-specific knowledge, thereby empowering organizations to maximize the value of their information and make the best decisions.
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closed 2/28/2010 via Capital IQ

TA Associates, acquired eCircle, Ltd.

synopsis: TA Associates, a leading growth private equity firm, has acquired eCircle, one of the leading email marketing service providers worldwide.
buyer: TA Associates
Founded in 1968, TA Associates is one of the largest and most experienced private equity firms. The firm has invested in nearly 400 companies and manages more than $16 billion in capital. "
target: eCircle, Ltd.
eCircle is one of the leading providers of online marketing services, providing state-of-the-art technology, permission marketing databases and professional services for email marketing to the world’s biggest brands.
price ($mm)
$94
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closed 4/13/2011 via PR Newswire

Jive Software, acquired Proximal Labs

synopsis: Jive Software, the largest and fastest growing independent Social Business Software company in the world, announced the acquisition of Proximal Labs, one of the only companies focused on 'big data' solutions for enterprise social networks.
buyer: Jive Software (JIVE:$204.09)
Jive Software is the largest and fastest growing independent Social Business Software company in the world. It combines social networking software, collaboration software, and community software into the first solution to effectively manage employees, customers, and partners on a unified platform. "
target: Proximal Labs
Proximal Labs is a privately held software company that brings innovative 'big data' technology to enterprise social networks. Proximal uses cutting edge methods in machine learning and web-scale data mining to power an array of applications.
price ($mm)
$1.20
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closed 10/28/2020 via PR Newswire

Navigate360, acquired Social Sentinel, Inc.

synopsis: Navigate360, a provider of safety solutions and services, has acquired Social Sentinel, a safety, technology and linguistics company focused on scanning digital content for safety and security threats. Social Sentinel uses an AI-powered language engine to identify signals of potential harm in digital conversations.
buyer: Navigate360
Navigate360 is a provider of safety solutions and services. Through technology, education and services, Navigate360 offers solutions spanning the full spectrum of safety, from prevention and preparation through response and recovery. They serve schools, healthcare systems, workplaces, and more. "
target: Social Sentinel, Inc.
Social Sentinel is a safety, technology and linguistics company focused on scanning digital content for safety and security threats. Social Sentinel uses an AI-powered language engine to identify signals of potential harm in digital conversations.
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closed 9/6/2019 via PR Newswire

Innive Inc., acquired Red Pill Analytics, LLC

synopsis: Innive Inc., a leading technology and management consulting firm, has acquired Red Pill Analytics, a data and analytics company that helps customers see data differently. Red Pill Analytics combines the best elements of cloud-native technologies, agile development, and continuous innovation to form a unique solution called Elastic Delivery.
buyer: Innive Inc.
Innive is a leading technology and management consulting firm. Innive delivers end-to-end IT-enabled business services that help private and public organisations meet today’s complex business challenges. Their services encompass all aspects of Oracle E-Business Suite Applications. "
target: Red Pill Analytics, LLC
Red Pill Analytics is a data and analytics company that helps customers see data differently. Red Pill Analytics combines the best elements of cloud-native technologies, agile development, and continuous innovation to form a unique solution called Elastic Delivery.
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closed 7/17/2019 via BNC Analysis

Next 15, acquired Market Making

synopsis: Next 15, a communications business in London, has acquired Market Making, Europe's fastest growing social ad company, delivering impressive ROI to world leading brands. Market Making builds and creates real time audience segments and insights, automatically matching the right creative with the right audience.
buyer: Next 15 (AIM:NFC:$444.63)
Next 15 is a communications business in London. The Group incorporates 19 subsidiary agencies, spanning digital content, marketing, PR, consumer, technology, marketing software, market research, public affairs and policy communications. "
target: Market Making
Market Making is Europe's fastest growing social ad company, delivering impressive ROI to world leading brands. Their superior patent ad technology, the ATOM, builds and creates real time audience segments and insights, automatically matching the right creative with the right audience.
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closed 8/14/2014 via Market Wire

Sprinklr, acquired TBG Digital

synopsis: Sprinklr, the leading independent end-to-end social relationship infrastructure, announced the acquisition of a top global paid social solution, TBG Digital. The combination of TBG Digital and Sprinklr provides large brands with the world's first converged social media solution. TBG is a full service social media partner to brands and agencies.
buyer: Sprinklr
Sprinklr provides the technology that enables large brands to manage customer experiences at every social touchpoint across teams, departments, divisions and geographies. Unlike tools and platforms, Sprinklr is the only fully integrated social relationship infrastructure. "
target: TBG Digital
TBG gives social a business purpose. TBG is a full service social media partner to brands and agencies offering strategy, creative, media and measurement services. TBG employs over 120 social specialists working in the UK, the US and Germany.
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closed 6/11/2013 via Company Press Release

GfK Group, acquired Sensemetric Web & Social Media Mining GmbH

synopsis: Gfk, one of the world's largest research companies, acquired Sensemetric Web & Social Mining GmbH, an international full-service social media mining and consulting company. Sensemetric is a unique digital platform for conducting social media analysis in any country around the world where social media is a force.
buyer: GfK Group (XTRA:GFK:$1,759.04)
GfK is one of the world’s largest research companies, working to discover new insights into the way people live, think and shop, in over 100 markets. They offer custom research services, including information and consulting services that support operational and strategic marketing decisions. "
target: Sensemetric Web & Social Media Mining GmbH
Sensemetric Web & Social Mining GmbH is an international full-service social media mining and consulting company. Sensemetric is a unique digital platform for conducting social media analysis in any country around the world where social media is a force.
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closed 8/20/2012 via PR Newswire

Dealer.com, Inc., acquired Hearforward

synopsis: Dealer.com, the global leader in online marketing solutions for the automotive industry, has acquired selected assets of Hurley and Frank Industries, Inc. (dba hearforward®), a Burlington-based firm that develops, executes and measures social media promotional campaigns.
buyer: Dealer.com, Inc.
Dealer.com is a leader in automotive digital marketing solutions - serving automotive retailers, manufacturers and media companies worldwide. Its award-winning digital marketing and advertising platform helps lower the cost of customer acquisition, enhancing dealers' efficiency and profitability. "
target: Hearforward
Hearforward's PromoSpork solution helps design, build, deploy, and manage social campaigns. Hearforward's talented and creative team leverages deep knowledge of the direct marketing and social media space to help its clients develop, launch and execute successful social media campaigns.
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closed 4/4/2012 via PR Newswire

DirectImpact, acquired Crowdverb

synopsis: Direct Impact, a leading grassroots advocacy firm that manages communications campaigns on behalf of some of the world's largest corporations and trade associations, announced its acquisition of Crowdverb, a digital management and advocacy firm based in Seattle, Washington.
buyer parent: WPP Group, plc
buyer: DirectImpact
Direct Impact is a premier grassroots public affairs, public education and corporate reputation firm, offering a complete range of services essential to conducting successful grassroots outreach and education, public relations, coalition development and community mobilization. "
target: Crowdverb
Crowdverb's Modern Mobilization™ approach uses a social web technology platform and tool set to build permanent online communities on behalf of clients. Communities can be mobilized instantly and effectively to impact issues and legislation, manage reputations and promote products.
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closed 2/11/2021 via PR Newswire

ActiveProspect, Inc., acquired LeadsBridge

synopsis: ActiveProspect, the SaaS platform for consent-based marketing, announces the acquisition of LeadsBridge, the leading provider of integration software between major ad platforms like Facebook, Google, and LinkedIn and their clients' CRMs.
buyer: ActiveProspect, Inc.
ActiveProspect is an Austin-based SaaS platform on a mission to make consent-based marketing the best method for customer acquisition. Their comprehensive product suite empowers companies across industries to take real-time action on their leads, and more. "
target: LeadsBridge
Founded in 2015, LeadsBridge is the leading provider of integration software between major ad platforms (like Facebook, Google, LinkedIn) and CRMs. LeadsBridge connects over 400 tools with the most popular advertising platforms and lead generation sources, including tailor-made integrations.
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announced 1/26/2017 via PR Newswire

GoFanbase will be merged with Friendemic,

synopsis: Friendemic and GoFanbase, two fast-growing leaders in the social media and online reputation space, announced that they are merging. The combined company will operate as Friendemic and will continue to use GoFanbase's name and branding for select offerings.
buyer: Friendemic
Friendemic is one of the fast-growing leaders in the social media and online reputation space. Friendemic provides social media and online reputation engagement services and software solutions to hundreds of clients across the globe. "
target: GoFanbase
GoFanbase is one of the fast-growing leaders in the social media and online reputation space.GoFanbase leverage cutting-edge technology and data to provide a constant stream of fresh marketing concepts, strategies and ideas to our clients and partners.
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closed 12/22/2014 via PR Newswire

Social Reality, acquired Five Delta

synopsis: Social Reality, Inc., a leader in automated digital platform technology and social management software for Internet advertising, announced the acquisition of Five Delta, a privately held company that specializes in the execution and management of media buys across all social platforms.
buyer: Social Reality (SRAX:$3.60)
Founded in 2010, Los Angeles-based Social Reality, Inc. is an Internet advertising company that provides tools that automate the digital advertising market. The company has built technologies and leveraged partner technologies that service social media and the real-time bidding (RTB) markets. "
target: Five Delta
Five Delta is a privately held company that specializes in the execution and management of media buys across all social platforms. Five Delta's current beta program provides a complete managed service for Facebook advertising.
price ($mm)
$0.76
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closed 10/10/2013 via Market Wire

Ubiquity, purchased IPTV™ & The Social Mashup from Think Design Media

synopsis: Ubiquity Broadcasting Corporation announced it has acquired certain assets of the Think Design Media, including The Social Mashup™ and IPTV™ . Social Mashup is a series of application programming interfaces and IPTV provides Web video publishers and broadcasters with an alternative way to create and deploy video applications .
buyer: Ubiquity (OTCBB:UBIQ:$0.45)
Ubiquity Broadcasting Corporation is an emerging broadcasting & media technologies company, that owns a portfolio of intellectual property relating to Internet, Social Media and Cloud-Based applications, where it also owns and operates an in-house, state-of-the-art production facility. "
seller: Think Design Media
The Social Mashup is a series of application programming interfaces (APIs) that enable businesses to manage their social media presence. IPTV provides Web video publishers and broadcasters with an alternative way to create and deploy video applications.
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Neo Metrics Analytics S.L.

eCircle, Ltd.

Proximal Labs

Social Sentinel, Inc.

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$1.36
EBITDA ($mm)
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$9.53
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iHookup Social
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$0.17
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Manalto Limited
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Trig Social Media AB
Trig Social Media AB
Trig Social Media is a global social media platform provider that owns and manages a range of social user-engagement product applications such as Trig.com, Trig Money, Momentik by Trig, and social-commerce.co.
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$0.09
EBITDA ($mm)
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ShareRoot, Inc.
ShareRoot, Inc.
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$0.30
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Meltwater
Meltwater
Meltwater provides social and media intelligence. By examining millions of posts each day from social media platforms, blogs and news sites, Meltwater helps companies make better, more informed decisions based on insight from the outside.
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$345.83
EBITDA ($mm)
($6.18)
EBIT ($mm)
($20.70)
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