Like SodaHead

closed 7/31/2014 via Market Wire

Swagbucks, acquired SodaHead

synopsis: Prodege, LLC, parent of rewards community Swagbucks (www.swagbucks.com), announces its acquisition of SodaHead (www.sodahead.com), a leading digital consumer polling company. SodaHead's consumer website and mobile apps average over 3 million monthly unique visitors.
buyer parent: Prodege, LLC
buyer: Swagbucks
Swagbucks.com is the Web's premier rewards and loyalty destination. Swagbucks.com allows web and mobile members to earn virtual currency for doing what they already do online every day- watching videos, searching the web, playing games, participating in market research and shopping online. "
target: SodaHead
SodaHead is a leading digital consumer polling company. SodaHead's consumer website and mobile apps average over 3 million monthly unique visitors. They include entertainment, politics and popular web content with real-time polls for hot-button issues around the latest breaking and trending news.
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closed 9/12/2013 via BNC Analysis

Critical Mix, Inc., acquired ZoomPanel

synopsis: US sampling and data collection provider Critical Mix has acquired SurveyMonkey’s ZoomPanel community, and will combine it with its own online panel sample in the US, UK, France, Canada and Australia. ZoomPanel is a consumer online research community, with panelists validated by data quality solution TrueSample.
buyer: Critical Mix, Inc.
Critical Mix is cloud-based, survey programming and data visualization technology that empowers market research companies to make better and faster business decisions. Critical Mix provides a solution for users to build surveys, collect data, and quickly interpret results into useful information. "
target parent: SurveyMonkey.com
target: ZoomPanel
ZoomPanel is a community of consumers who share their opinions and insights about companies' products and services by participating in market research studies. Zoompanel is powered by SurveyMonkey, the world's leading provider of web-based survey solutions.
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closed 8/21/2012 via PR Newswire

QuestionPro, acquired Pollbob

synopsis: QuestionPro announced its acquisition of PollBob, the integrated website and iPhone application designed to provide real-time, on-the-go community polling data. The acquisition will add to QuestionPro's portfolio of research-oriented properties, including polling, mobile research, and online/offline surveys.
buyer: QuestionPro
With over 2.5 million clients across 40 countries, QuestionPro is a leading provider of online survey software that allows clients to generate the insights they need to better understand their customers. "
target: Pollbob
With over 300,000 users and millions of opinions shared, PollBob is the leader in the mobile + social polling and opinion space. PollBob is a social community where users take, create, discover, and share short opinion polls in real time and on-the-go.
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closed 2/13/2013 via PR Web

KL Communications, acquired Grupthink

synopsis: KL Communications, Inc., a Red Bank, NJ based collaborative research agency, has acquired Grupthink, a company that specializes in collaborative online discussions that allow participants to provide feedback on moderated challenges and problems.
buyer: KL Communications
KL Communications is a full-service market research firm that focuses on building and managing proprietary insights communities and panels for a wide range of industries. "
target: Grupthink
Grupthink is a company that specializes in collaborative online discussions that allow participants to provide feedback on moderated challenges and problems.
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closed 5/9/2019 via PR Web

Prodege, LLC, acquired InboxDollars.com

synopsis: Prodege, LLC, an internet and media company that rewards its members with cash and free gift cards, announced that it has acquired leading rewards company CotterWeb Enterprises, Inc., which operates the rewards sites InboxDollars.com and SendEarnings.com, DailyRewards.com and InboxPounds.co.uk.
buyer: Prodege, LLC
Prodege is an internet and media company that rewards its members with cash and free gift cards. Prodege is comprised of four consumer brands; Swagbucks, MyPoints, ShopAtHome, and InboxDollars, which deliver engaging content and valuable rewards to more than 100 million members worldwide. "
target: InboxDollars.com
InboxDollars is an online rewards club that pays members cash for their online and mobile activities. Along with SendEarnings.com, InboxPounds.co.uk and DailyRewards.com, InboxDollars connects consumers and advertisers in a way that benefits both.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
$25
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
0.0x
EV / EBITDA
closed 10/29/2008 via PR Newswire

ServiceMagic, acquired Koening International SA

synopsis: ServiceMagic announced the launch of ServiceMagic Europe through its acquisition of a majority stake in The Koening Company, reaffirming IAC's commitment to strategic international expansion and continued investments in local markets around the world.
buyer parent: IAC/InterActiveCorp
buyer: ServiceMagic
ServiceMagic(R), Inc., is the U.S.'s leading online marketplace connecting homeowners with prescreened and customer-rated home service professionals. "
target: Koening International SA
Koening International SA is a Luxembourg based marketing business which fully owns 123Devis.com and 123GetAQuote.co.uk. 123Devis.com is a French lead generation business with the largest network of tradespeople in France and 123GetAQuote.co.uk, a leading UK lead generation platform.
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closed 6/6/2007 via BusinessWire

Jupitermedia Corporation, acquired AdsOfTheWorld.com

synopsis: Jupitermedia Corporation announced that it has acquired the assets of AdsOfTheWorld.com and CreativeBits.org. Both Web sites provide user-generated content for the creative and design communities and have a robust following with over 1.0 million unique monthly visitors combined.
buyer: Jupitermedia Corporation (OTCPK:MECK:$3.22)
WebMediaBrands, is the leading global provider of events, education, jobs, and content for business, media, and creative professionals. The company consists of four distinct brands: mediabistro.com, LearnNetwork, Freelance Connect, and Semantic Web. Over 6 million users visit WebMediaBrands monthly."
target: AdsOfTheWorld.com
AdsOfTheWorld.com is an advertising archive and community site that showcases the best and most interesting advertising worldwide. The site functions as a meeting place for creative professionals to see what their colleagues are up to and to inspire new ideas.
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announced 12/14/2017 via GlobeNewswire

One Horizon Group, will acquire 123Wish

synopsis: One Horizon Group, a reseller of secure messaging software, has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire 123Wish. 123Wish is a subscription-based, social-media platform that provides users with unique opportunities to enjoy personalized, dream experiences with some of the world’s most renowned celebrities while supporting charities.
buyer: One Horizon Group (OHGI:$1.09)
Based in the United Kingdom, One Horizon Group, Inc. is a reseller of secure messaging software for the growing gaming, security and education markets including in China and Hong Kong. "
target: 123Wish
123Wish is a subscription-based, social-media platform that provides users with unique opportunities to enjoy personalized, dream experiences with some of the world’s most renowned influencers, celebrities, professional athletes, fashion designers, and artists while supporting charities.
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announced 9/2/2020 via BNC Analysis

REV Media Group, will acquire iMedia Asia Sdn Bhd

synopsis: Rev Asia Bhd has agreed to acquire iMedia, a Malaysian digital media company focusing on content, technology and social influencer marketing. iMedia owns and represents some digital properties which have a combined reach of over 8 million Malaysians monthly. 
buyer parent: Media Prima Bhd
buyer: REV Media Group (KLSE:REV:$0.00)
REV Media Group (Rev Asia Bhd) is the leading digital publisher in Malaysia, representing over 30 top authority brands with an extensive distribution network that reaches out to more than 15 million people each month, about 75% of Malaysia’s internet population. "
target: iMedia Asia Sdn Bhd
Based in Malaysia and backed by Catcha Group, iMedia is a new digital media company operated by a team of experienced media specialists. iMedia sells media advertising solutions for popular local language sites and social influencer platforms.
price ($mm)
$9.55
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closed 6/30/2017 via BusinessWire

Dex Media, Inc., acquired YP Holdings LLC

synopsis: Dex Media, Inc. announced that it has acquired YP Holdings, a leading marketing solutions and search platform provider and publisher of the Real Yellow Pages® and YP.com. The combined company, to be called DexYP, provides local business automation software and digital and print marketing products.
buyer: Dex Media, Inc. (DXM:$1,207.64)
Dex Media is a marketing solutions leader trusted by local business clients nationwide. They’re committed to helping their clients create & grow their customer relationships by providing a custom mix of marketing solutions that include websites, print, mobile, social media & search engine marketing."
target parent: Cerberus Capital Management
target: YP Holdings LLC
YP is a media company dedicated to connecting local businesses with a ready-to-buy audience. With more than 60 million visitors each month in the US, YP is the original source people use to find and connect with local businesses, from the popular YP app, to yellowpages.com and The Real Yellow Pages.
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closed 8/24/2016 via BNC Analysis

RockYou, acquired Fanbread

synopsis: RockYou has grown into one of the top video ad networks in the world by monetizing mobile and social games with advertisements. It’s now expanding into a new market with the acquisition of Fanbread, which has a platform that automates advertising for influencers.
buyer: RockYou
RockYou is an interactive media company that delivers deeply engaging entertainment to 80 million+ consumers on mobile, Facebook, and the web. RockYou's portfolio of free-to-play games includes dozens of company-owned and partner titles across key genres and demographics. "
target: Fanbread
FanBread provides technology solutions that enable content creation, distribution and monetization. They utilizes data and predictive analytics to match new media brands to relevant freelance content producers and facilitates the collaboration required to create high-quality original content.
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closed 8/31/2012 via BusinessWire

JMG Exploration Inc., merged with Ad-Vantage Networks, Inc.

synopsis: The Board of Directors of JMG Exploration Inc. announced that it acquired Ad-Vantage Networks, Inc. Ad-Vantage Networks, Inc. is a development stage corporation that is engaged in digital advertising service technology.
buyer: JMG Exploration Inc.
JMG Exploration, Inc., which was incorporated under the laws of the State of Nevada on July, 16, 2004, explores for oil and natural gas in the United States. "
target: Ad-Vantage Networks, Inc.
AdVantage Networks’ innovative new technology allows network providers to easily and conveniently monetize their free or fee-based Internet access with revenues from high-value targeted advertising.
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closed 5/9/2012 via BusinessWire

Cerberus Capital Management, acquired AT&T Advertising Solutions and AT&T Interactive

synopsis: AT&T announced that it has completed its sale of AT&T Advertising Solutions and AT&T Interactive to an affiliate of Cerberus Capital Management, L.P. AT&T Advertising Solutions is a one-stop-shop for small business advertising needs, offering print, online, mobile, and direct marketing.
buyer: Cerberus Capital Management
Cerberus Capital Management, L.P. has approximately $22 billion under management in funds and accounts. Cerberus specializes in providing both financial resources and operational expertise to help transform undervalued companies into industry leaders for long-term success and value creation. "
target parent: AT&T
target: AT&T Advertising Solutions and AT&T Interactive
AT&T Advertising Solutions is a one-stop-shop for small business advertising needs, offering print, online, mobile, and direct marketing. AT&T Interactive delivers local information to millions of consumers every day, whether it is online, on mobile devices, on IPTV or through directory assistance.
price ($mm)
$950*
rev ($mm)
$3,300
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
0.5x
EV / EBITDA
closed 3/1/2012 via BusinessWire

Inuvo, Inc., acquired Vertro, Inc.

synopsis: Inuvo, Inc., an online marketing technology and services company and Vertro, Inc., an online advertising and search company and the owner of the ALOT™ Internet product portfolio, announced the closing of their merger.
buyer: Inuvo, Inc. (AMEX:INUV:$83.58)
Inuvo®, Inc. is an Internet company proficient at delivering clicks, leads and sales to advertisers through targeting that utilizes unique data and sophisticated analytics. The Company operates as two business segments: Performance Marketing and Web Properties. "
target: Vertro, Inc. (VTRO:$35.89)
Vertro, Inc. is an Internet company that owns and operates the ALOT product portfolio. ALOT offers two primary products to consumers: ALOT Home, a homepage product, and ALOT Appbar, a piece of software that integrates into users' web browsers.
price ($mm)[EV]
$19 [$15]
rev ($mm)
$32
EBITDA ($mm)
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0.5x
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closed 12/13/2010 via BusinessWire

Undertone, Inc., acquired WWN

synopsis: Undertone announced it has acquired WWN, a digital representation firm that helps global brands connect with audiences on the world’s best websites. The acquisition unifies two organizations that are known for providing advertisers with premium reach on quality sites and gives publishers a unique opportunity to monetize both locally and globally.
buyer: Undertone, Inc.
Undertone delivers quality display and video experiences for advertisers, publishers and the audiences they serve. Undertone’s Digital Advertising Suite™ is a unified platform that supports targeting, optimization and reporting across multiple formats. "
target: WWN
Founded in 2003, WWN is a European digital representation firm, headquartered in Paris, France. WWN has relationships with hundreds of leading professional news and information publishing partners in more than 40 countries. Clients include premier brands and agencies across Europe.
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closed 10/7/2010 via

Komli Media India Pvt. Ltd., acquired Indoor Media Ltd

synopsis: Komli Media announced that it has acquired Indoor Media, the UK’s leading online ethnic marketing media company, further strengthening its position and operations in international markets.
buyer: Komli Media India Pvt. Ltd.
Komli Media is Asia Pacific’s leading digital media network platform. Its digital advertising technologies enable marketers to reach and acquire their audiences and publishers to maximize their revenues. "
target: Indoor Media Ltd
Indoor Media is the UK's leading online advertising network. Indoor Media provides cost effective and responsive brand advertising solutions for advertisers wanting to reach UK based ethnic minority consumers.
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announced 5/26/2010 via PR Newswire

Beyond Commerce, Inc., will acquire WebYES! LLC

synopsis: Beyond Commerce, Inc. announced the signing of a Letter of Intent to acquire WebYES! LLC. WebYES! owns and operates a network of high-traffic web properties focused on finance, insurance, automotive products and services. The web properties contain advice for consumers and offer a variety of specialized products and services to suit their needs.
buyer: Beyond Commerce, Inc. (OTCPK:BYOC:$5.83)
Beyond Commerce, Inc. provides products, services, and solutions such as, i-SUPPLY. i-SUPPLY offers fully customizable E-commerce services and revenue solutions for any Web site and hosts local ads, providing extensive reach for our proprietary advertising partner network platform. "
target: WebYES! LLC
WebYES! is an online media and marketing services company. WebYES combines its Web site development and lead generation services to help marketers create demand for their products and services, attract visitors to their online sites, and generate sales through the Internet.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
$20
EBITDA ($mm)
$4
EV / rev
0.0x
EV / EBITDA
0.0x
closed 2/11/2010 via BusinessWire

Techs Loanstar, Inc., merged with ZenZuu USA, Inc.

synopsis: Techs Loanstar, Inc. announced that it has closed its acquisition of social networking site ZenZuu USA, Inc. (“ZZUSA”). Techs plans on ceasing all operations relating to its historical business and has adopted the business plan of ZZUSA.
buyer: Techs Loanstar, Inc. (TCLN:$0.00)
Techs Loanstar, Inc., a Nevada company, was initially organized to provide loan management service and software for the equity and payday loan industry. Upon completion of the reverse merger with ZenZuu Techs Loanstar will cease all operations. "
target: ZenZuu USA, Inc.
Zenzuu is a social network that provides its users with the opportunity to keep in touch with a massive global community anytime, anywhere while making money in an Ad Revenue Sharing program.
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closed 5/19/2009 via PR Newswire

Intelius, Inc., acquired Spock

synopsis: Intelius Inc., a leading information commerce company, announced that it will fully integrate recently acquired Spock, a top people search engine with advanced technology that simplifies and categorizes search results, into the Intelius network.
buyer: Intelius, Inc.
Intelius is a leading information commerce company providing businesses and consumers with information to empower the decision-making process for peace of mind and security. "
target: Spock
Spock is a people search engine that organizes information around people to enable discovery and learning. With the vision of indexing everyone in the world, Spock is adding millions of people to its index everyday through its search engine technology and through community contribution.
price ($mm)
$3.68
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EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
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closed 11/5/2008 via Market Wire

Maximus Exploration Corp., merged with Next 1 Interactive, Inc.

synopsis: Next 1 Interactive, Inc. announces the purchase of Maximus Exploration Corp. and creates a new public entity trading on the (OTCBB: NXOI). Maximus Exploration has agreed to change the name of the company to Next 1 Interactive, Inc. and the Officers and Directors have resigned and appointed a new Board of Directors.
buyer: Maximus Exploration Corp.
Maximus Exploration Corp. was incorporated in 2005 and is based in Surrey, Canada. Effective October 22, 2008, Maximus Exploration Corp. will change its OTCBB stock ticker symbol to NXOI from MXEX. "
target: Next 1 Interactive, Inc. (NXOI:$1.29)
Next 1 Interactive, Inc. is a new Interactive Media Company with a business consisting of five divisions: Internet Radio, Destination Videos, Ad Network, Next Trip.com, and the Travel Magazine.
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closed 7/31/2014 via Market Wire

Swagbucks, acquired SodaHead

synopsis: Prodege, LLC, parent of rewards community Swagbucks (www.swagbucks.com), announces its acquisition of SodaHead (www.sodahead.com), a leading digital consumer polling company. SodaHead's consumer website and mobile apps average over 3 million monthly unique visitors.
buyer parent: Prodege, LLC
buyer: Swagbucks
Swagbucks.com is the Web's premier rewards and loyalty destination. Swagbucks.com allows web and mobile members to earn virtual currency for doing what they already do online every day- watching videos, searching the web, playing games, participating in market research and shopping online. "
target: SodaHead
SodaHead is a leading digital consumer polling company. SodaHead's consumer website and mobile apps average over 3 million monthly unique visitors. They include entertainment, politics and popular web content with real-time polls for hot-button issues around the latest breaking and trending news.
price ($mm)
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closed 7/31/2014 via Market Wire

Swagbucks, acquired SodaHead

synopsis: Prodege, LLC, parent of rewards community Swagbucks (www.swagbucks.com), announces its acquisition of SodaHead (www.sodahead.com), a leading digital consumer polling company. SodaHead's consumer website and mobile apps average over 3 million monthly unique visitors.
buyer parent: Prodege, LLC
buyer: Swagbucks
Swagbucks.com is the Web's premier rewards and loyalty destination. Swagbucks.com allows web and mobile members to earn virtual currency for doing what they already do online every day- watching videos, searching the web, playing games, participating in market research and shopping online. "
target: SodaHead
SodaHead is a leading digital consumer polling company. SodaHead's consumer website and mobile apps average over 3 million monthly unique visitors. They include entertainment, politics and popular web content with real-time polls for hot-button issues around the latest breaking and trending news.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
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closed 7/31/2014 via Market Wire

Swagbucks, acquired SodaHead

synopsis: Prodege, LLC, parent of rewards community Swagbucks (www.swagbucks.com), announces its acquisition of SodaHead (www.sodahead.com), a leading digital consumer polling company. SodaHead's consumer website and mobile apps average over 3 million monthly unique visitors.
buyer parent: Prodege, LLC
buyer: Swagbucks
Swagbucks.com is the Web's premier rewards and loyalty destination. Swagbucks.com allows web and mobile members to earn virtual currency for doing what they already do online every day- watching videos, searching the web, playing games, participating in market research and shopping online. "
target: SodaHead
SodaHead is a leading digital consumer polling company. SodaHead's consumer website and mobile apps average over 3 million monthly unique visitors. They include entertainment, politics and popular web content with real-time polls for hot-button issues around the latest breaking and trending news.
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closed 10/29/2008 via PR Newswire

ServiceMagic, acquired Koening International SA

synopsis: ServiceMagic announced the launch of ServiceMagic Europe through its acquisition of a majority stake in The Koening Company, reaffirming IAC's commitment to strategic international expansion and continued investments in local markets around the world.
buyer parent: IAC/InterActiveCorp
buyer: ServiceMagic
ServiceMagic(R), Inc., is the U.S.'s leading online marketplace connecting homeowners with prescreened and customer-rated home service professionals. "
target: Koening International SA
Koening International SA is a Luxembourg based marketing business which fully owns 123Devis.com and 123GetAQuote.co.uk. 123Devis.com is a French lead generation business with the largest network of tradespeople in France and 123GetAQuote.co.uk, a leading UK lead generation platform.
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closed 6/6/2007 via BusinessWire

Jupitermedia Corporation, acquired AdsOfTheWorld.com

synopsis: Jupitermedia Corporation announced that it has acquired the assets of AdsOfTheWorld.com and CreativeBits.org. Both Web sites provide user-generated content for the creative and design communities and have a robust following with over 1.0 million unique monthly visitors combined.
buyer: Jupitermedia Corporation (OTCPK:MECK:$3.22)
WebMediaBrands, is the leading global provider of events, education, jobs, and content for business, media, and creative professionals. The company consists of four distinct brands: mediabistro.com, LearnNetwork, Freelance Connect, and Semantic Web. Over 6 million users visit WebMediaBrands monthly."
target: AdsOfTheWorld.com
AdsOfTheWorld.com is an advertising archive and community site that showcases the best and most interesting advertising worldwide. The site functions as a meeting place for creative professionals to see what their colleagues are up to and to inspire new ideas.
price ($mm)
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EBITDA ($mm)
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announced 12/14/2017 via GlobeNewswire

One Horizon Group, will acquire 123Wish

synopsis: One Horizon Group, a reseller of secure messaging software, has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire 123Wish. 123Wish is a subscription-based, social-media platform that provides users with unique opportunities to enjoy personalized, dream experiences with some of the world’s most renowned celebrities while supporting charities.
buyer: One Horizon Group (OHGI:$1.09)
Based in the United Kingdom, One Horizon Group, Inc. is a reseller of secure messaging software for the growing gaming, security and education markets including in China and Hong Kong. "
target: 123Wish
123Wish is a subscription-based, social-media platform that provides users with unique opportunities to enjoy personalized, dream experiences with some of the world’s most renowned influencers, celebrities, professional athletes, fashion designers, and artists while supporting charities.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
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announced 9/2/2020 via BNC Analysis

REV Media Group, will acquire iMedia Asia Sdn Bhd

synopsis: Rev Asia Bhd has agreed to acquire iMedia, a Malaysian digital media company focusing on content, technology and social influencer marketing. iMedia owns and represents some digital properties which have a combined reach of over 8 million Malaysians monthly. 
buyer parent: Media Prima Bhd
buyer: REV Media Group (KLSE:REV:$0.00)
REV Media Group (Rev Asia Bhd) is the leading digital publisher in Malaysia, representing over 30 top authority brands with an extensive distribution network that reaches out to more than 15 million people each month, about 75% of Malaysia’s internet population. "
target: iMedia Asia Sdn Bhd
Based in Malaysia and backed by Catcha Group, iMedia is a new digital media company operated by a team of experienced media specialists. iMedia sells media advertising solutions for popular local language sites and social influencer platforms.
price ($mm)
$9.55
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 5/9/2019 via PR Web

Prodege, LLC, acquired InboxDollars.com

synopsis: Prodege, LLC, an internet and media company that rewards its members with cash and free gift cards, announced that it has acquired leading rewards company CotterWeb Enterprises, Inc., which operates the rewards sites InboxDollars.com and SendEarnings.com, DailyRewards.com and InboxPounds.co.uk.
buyer: Prodege, LLC
Prodege is an internet and media company that rewards its members with cash and free gift cards. Prodege is comprised of four consumer brands; Swagbucks, MyPoints, ShopAtHome, and InboxDollars, which deliver engaging content and valuable rewards to more than 100 million members worldwide. "
target: InboxDollars.com
InboxDollars is an online rewards club that pays members cash for their online and mobile activities. Along with SendEarnings.com, InboxPounds.co.uk and DailyRewards.com, InboxDollars connects consumers and advertisers in a way that benefits both.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
$25
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
0.0x
EV / EBITDA
closed 6/30/2017 via BusinessWire

Dex Media, Inc., acquired YP Holdings LLC

synopsis: Dex Media, Inc. announced that it has acquired YP Holdings, a leading marketing solutions and search platform provider and publisher of the Real Yellow Pages® and YP.com. The combined company, to be called DexYP, provides local business automation software and digital and print marketing products.
buyer: Dex Media, Inc. (DXM:$1,207.64)
Dex Media is a marketing solutions leader trusted by local business clients nationwide. They’re committed to helping their clients create & grow their customer relationships by providing a custom mix of marketing solutions that include websites, print, mobile, social media & search engine marketing."
target parent: Cerberus Capital Management
target: YP Holdings LLC
YP is a media company dedicated to connecting local businesses with a ready-to-buy audience. With more than 60 million visitors each month in the US, YP is the original source people use to find and connect with local businesses, from the popular YP app, to yellowpages.com and The Real Yellow Pages.
price ($mm)
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EBITDA ($mm)
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closed 8/24/2016 via BNC Analysis

RockYou, acquired Fanbread

synopsis: RockYou has grown into one of the top video ad networks in the world by monetizing mobile and social games with advertisements. It’s now expanding into a new market with the acquisition of Fanbread, which has a platform that automates advertising for influencers.
buyer: RockYou
RockYou is an interactive media company that delivers deeply engaging entertainment to 80 million+ consumers on mobile, Facebook, and the web. RockYou's portfolio of free-to-play games includes dozens of company-owned and partner titles across key genres and demographics. "
target: Fanbread
FanBread provides technology solutions that enable content creation, distribution and monetization. They utilizes data and predictive analytics to match new media brands to relevant freelance content producers and facilitates the collaboration required to create high-quality original content.
price ($mm)
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EBITDA ($mm)
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closed 8/31/2012 via BusinessWire

JMG Exploration Inc., merged with Ad-Vantage Networks, Inc.

synopsis: The Board of Directors of JMG Exploration Inc. announced that it acquired Ad-Vantage Networks, Inc. Ad-Vantage Networks, Inc. is a development stage corporation that is engaged in digital advertising service technology.
buyer: JMG Exploration Inc.
JMG Exploration, Inc., which was incorporated under the laws of the State of Nevada on July, 16, 2004, explores for oil and natural gas in the United States. "
target: Ad-Vantage Networks, Inc.
AdVantage Networks’ innovative new technology allows network providers to easily and conveniently monetize their free or fee-based Internet access with revenues from high-value targeted advertising.
price ($mm)
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EBITDA ($mm)
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closed 5/9/2012 via BusinessWire

Cerberus Capital Management, acquired AT&T Advertising Solutions and AT&T Interactive

synopsis: AT&T announced that it has completed its sale of AT&T Advertising Solutions and AT&T Interactive to an affiliate of Cerberus Capital Management, L.P. AT&T Advertising Solutions is a one-stop-shop for small business advertising needs, offering print, online, mobile, and direct marketing.
buyer: Cerberus Capital Management
Cerberus Capital Management, L.P. has approximately $22 billion under management in funds and accounts. Cerberus specializes in providing both financial resources and operational expertise to help transform undervalued companies into industry leaders for long-term success and value creation. "
target parent: AT&T
target: AT&T Advertising Solutions and AT&T Interactive
AT&T Advertising Solutions is a one-stop-shop for small business advertising needs, offering print, online, mobile, and direct marketing. AT&T Interactive delivers local information to millions of consumers every day, whether it is online, on mobile devices, on IPTV or through directory assistance.
price ($mm)
$950*
rev ($mm)
$3,300
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
0.5x
EV / EBITDA
closed 3/1/2012 via BusinessWire

Inuvo, Inc., acquired Vertro, Inc.

synopsis: Inuvo, Inc., an online marketing technology and services company and Vertro, Inc., an online advertising and search company and the owner of the ALOT™ Internet product portfolio, announced the closing of their merger.
buyer: Inuvo, Inc. (AMEX:INUV:$83.58)
Inuvo®, Inc. is an Internet company proficient at delivering clicks, leads and sales to advertisers through targeting that utilizes unique data and sophisticated analytics. The Company operates as two business segments: Performance Marketing and Web Properties. "
target: Vertro, Inc. (VTRO:$35.89)
Vertro, Inc. is an Internet company that owns and operates the ALOT product portfolio. ALOT offers two primary products to consumers: ALOT Home, a homepage product, and ALOT Appbar, a piece of software that integrates into users' web browsers.
price ($mm)[EV]
$19 [$15]
rev ($mm)
$32
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
0.5x
EV / EBITDA
closed 12/13/2010 via BusinessWire

Undertone, Inc., acquired WWN

synopsis: Undertone announced it has acquired WWN, a digital representation firm that helps global brands connect with audiences on the world’s best websites. The acquisition unifies two organizations that are known for providing advertisers with premium reach on quality sites and gives publishers a unique opportunity to monetize both locally and globally.
buyer: Undertone, Inc.
Undertone delivers quality display and video experiences for advertisers, publishers and the audiences they serve. Undertone’s Digital Advertising Suite™ is a unified platform that supports targeting, optimization and reporting across multiple formats. "
target: WWN
Founded in 2003, WWN is a European digital representation firm, headquartered in Paris, France. WWN has relationships with hundreds of leading professional news and information publishing partners in more than 40 countries. Clients include premier brands and agencies across Europe.
price ($mm)
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EBITDA ($mm)
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closed 10/7/2010 via

Komli Media India Pvt. Ltd., acquired Indoor Media Ltd

synopsis: Komli Media announced that it has acquired Indoor Media, the UK’s leading online ethnic marketing media company, further strengthening its position and operations in international markets.
buyer: Komli Media India Pvt. Ltd.
Komli Media is Asia Pacific’s leading digital media network platform. Its digital advertising technologies enable marketers to reach and acquire their audiences and publishers to maximize their revenues. "
target: Indoor Media Ltd
Indoor Media is the UK's leading online advertising network. Indoor Media provides cost effective and responsive brand advertising solutions for advertisers wanting to reach UK based ethnic minority consumers.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
announced 5/26/2010 via PR Newswire

Beyond Commerce, Inc., will acquire WebYES! LLC

synopsis: Beyond Commerce, Inc. announced the signing of a Letter of Intent to acquire WebYES! LLC. WebYES! owns and operates a network of high-traffic web properties focused on finance, insurance, automotive products and services. The web properties contain advice for consumers and offer a variety of specialized products and services to suit their needs.
buyer: Beyond Commerce, Inc. (OTCPK:BYOC:$5.83)
Beyond Commerce, Inc. provides products, services, and solutions such as, i-SUPPLY. i-SUPPLY offers fully customizable E-commerce services and revenue solutions for any Web site and hosts local ads, providing extensive reach for our proprietary advertising partner network platform. "
target: WebYES! LLC
WebYES! is an online media and marketing services company. WebYES combines its Web site development and lead generation services to help marketers create demand for their products and services, attract visitors to their online sites, and generate sales through the Internet.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
$20
EBITDA ($mm)
$4
EV / rev
0.0x
EV / EBITDA
0.0x
closed 2/11/2010 via BusinessWire

Techs Loanstar, Inc., merged with ZenZuu USA, Inc.

synopsis: Techs Loanstar, Inc. announced that it has closed its acquisition of social networking site ZenZuu USA, Inc. (“ZZUSA”). Techs plans on ceasing all operations relating to its historical business and has adopted the business plan of ZZUSA.
buyer: Techs Loanstar, Inc. (TCLN:$0.00)
Techs Loanstar, Inc., a Nevada company, was initially organized to provide loan management service and software for the equity and payday loan industry. Upon completion of the reverse merger with ZenZuu Techs Loanstar will cease all operations. "
target: ZenZuu USA, Inc.
Zenzuu is a social network that provides its users with the opportunity to keep in touch with a massive global community anytime, anywhere while making money in an Ad Revenue Sharing program.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 5/19/2009 via PR Newswire

Intelius, Inc., acquired Spock

synopsis: Intelius Inc., a leading information commerce company, announced that it will fully integrate recently acquired Spock, a top people search engine with advanced technology that simplifies and categorizes search results, into the Intelius network.
buyer: Intelius, Inc.
Intelius is a leading information commerce company providing businesses and consumers with information to empower the decision-making process for peace of mind and security. "
target: Spock
Spock is a people search engine that organizes information around people to enable discovery and learning. With the vision of indexing everyone in the world, Spock is adding millions of people to its index everyday through its search engine technology and through community contribution.
price ($mm)
$3.68
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 11/5/2008 via Market Wire

Maximus Exploration Corp., merged with Next 1 Interactive, Inc.

synopsis: Next 1 Interactive, Inc. announces the purchase of Maximus Exploration Corp. and creates a new public entity trading on the (OTCBB: NXOI). Maximus Exploration has agreed to change the name of the company to Next 1 Interactive, Inc. and the Officers and Directors have resigned and appointed a new Board of Directors.
buyer: Maximus Exploration Corp.
Maximus Exploration Corp. was incorporated in 2005 and is based in Surrey, Canada. Effective October 22, 2008, Maximus Exploration Corp. will change its OTCBB stock ticker symbol to NXOI from MXEX. "
target: Next 1 Interactive, Inc. (NXOI:$1.29)
Next 1 Interactive, Inc. is a new Interactive Media Company with a business consisting of five divisions: Internet Radio, Destination Videos, Ad Network, Next Trip.com, and the Travel Magazine.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 12/10/2007 via BusinessWire

AT&T, acquired Ingenio, Inc.

synopsis: AT&T Inc. completed the acquisition of Ingenio, a leading provider of Pay Per Call technology. The combination will allow AT&T to better serve business directory and local search customers across its entire advertising and publishing portfolio. AT&T plans to quickly begin integrating Ingenio within AT&T’s YELLOWPAGES.COM.
buyer: AT&T (T:$176,015.00)
AT&T Inc. is a premier communications holding company. Its subsidiaries and affiliates, AT&T operating companies, are the providers of AT&T services in the United States and around the world. "
target: Ingenio, Inc.
Ingenio, Inc. the leader in live-search commerce, is helping the services economy flourish online by connecting millions of buyers and sellers around the world. Ingenio applications offer sellers the tools to acquire and monetize customers while providing consumers a means to interact with sellers.
price ($mm)
$195
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 6/1/2007 via Company Description

Google Inc., acquired FeedBurner, Inc.

synopsis: FeedBurner has been acquired by Google. Purchase price is rumored to be $100 million but terms of the transaction have not been disclosed nor confirned.
buyer: Google Inc. (GOOGL:$196,682.00)
Google's innovative search technologies connect millions of people with information every day. Google is a top web property in all major global markets. Google's targeted advertising program provides businesses with measurable results, while enhancing the overall web experience for users. "
target: FeedBurner, Inc.
FeedBurner is the leading provider of media distribution and audience engagement services for blogs and RSS feeds. Our Web-based tools help bloggers, podcasters and commercial publishers promote, deliver and profit from their content on the Web.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
announced 4/24/2007 via BusinessWire

AMPP Media Corp., will acquire DemandX

synopsis: AMPP Media Corp., a rich media advertising network, is acquiring Deerfield Beach, FL-based DemandX, the developer of a broadband video player. Together, the new company will be called AMPP Media Networks, Inc., and will make available to publishers a triple play of embedded advertising, free content, and a state-of-the-art media player.
buyer: AMPP Media Corp.
AMPP Media’s rich media network serves over 500 million monthly impressions and is committed to advertising that entertains and does not annoy consumers. Under an agreement with DoubleClick DART Motif, AMPP specializes in advertising that serves flash animation, pre-roll and rich media. "
target: DemandX
DemandX offers turnkey services to Website publishers, content producers and advertisers. DemandX is a one-stop Internet video specialist helping customers quickly and easily capitalize upon consumer preferences to watch video on the Internet.
price ($mm)
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