Like Rockett Interactive

closed 12/17/2014 via Company Press Release

iProspect, acquired Rockett Interactive

synopsis: Dentsu Aegis Network announces that it has acquired Rockett Interactive, an innovative US based digital marketing agency. Rockett Interactive will become part of Dentsu Aegis Network and transition towards operating as iProspect - Dentsu Aegis Network’s global digital performance agency.
buyer parent: Dentsu Inc.
buyer: iProspect
iProspect is a leading global digital performance agency. The company helps many of the world's most successful brands maximize their online marketing ROI through research, paid search, social media strategy, search engine optimization, display media, comparison shopping engines, and more. "
target: Rockett Interactive
Rockett Interactive includes digital thought leaders with the most powerful minds, powerful data and powerful tools in the business; sound strategic thinkers who’ve created the most proprietary cutting-edge analytics; and client-focused, personifying candor, communication and collaboration.
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closed 3/31/2020 via BNC Analysis

Publitalia ’80, acquired Beintoo Inc

synopsis: Publitalia ’80, an Italian advertising agency, has acquired Beintoo, an Italian mobile data company operating in the digital advertising and data driven marketing field. Beintoo uses a proprietary SDK that enables them to gather valuable customer insights and create highly profiled mobile advertising campaigns.
buyer parent: FinInvest SpA
buyer: Publitalia ’80
Publitalia ’80 is an Italian advertising agency. Publitalia ’80 creates innovative advertising projects on leading TV channels and networks belonging to the Mediaset Group. Publitalia ’80 helps their clients to reach to 58% of the Italian population through 18 TV channels and networks. "
target: Beintoo Inc
Beintoo is an Italian mobile data company operating in the digital advertising and data driven marketing field. Beintoo uses a proprietary SDK that enables them to gather valuable customer insights and create highly profiled mobile advertising campaigns.
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closed 4/30/2019 via GlobeNewswire

Aware Ads, acquired adMobo

synopsis: Aware Ads Inc., a Canadian company specializing in all aspects of online marketing, has acquired adMobo Inc., a digital advertising company specializing in mobile content. AdMobo uses innovative technology to help leading brands and agencies generate, retain and optimize user bases.
buyer: Aware Ads
Aware Ads is a Canadian company operating in all aspects of online marketing. Aware Ads specializes in direct response (i.e. Cost-Per-Acquisition) marketing and content creation. Aware Ads is well positioned in all aspects of the performance marketing space. "
target: adMobo
AdMobo is a Canadian digital ad company specializing in mobile marketing and user acquisition. Using its innovative technology, AdMobo helps leading brands and agencies generate, retain and optimize user bases, continually increasing the value being delivered by such users over time.
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closed 1/22/2019 via GlobeNewswire

Claritas, LLC, acquired AcquireWeb Inc.

synopsis: Claritas has purchased AcquireWeb, a leading digital marketing firm. AcquireWeb resolves and deterministically connects marketers with more able & intent-based consumers and businesses than any tech company in the industry, determining where they are engaged across the email, social and display spectrum.
buyer parent: Carlyle Group
buyer: Claritas, LLC
Founded in 1971, Claritas helps companies find customers to sell smarter and win bigger. Its unique methodology, which combines sought after data resources with direct, original consumer research, is proven to help marketers find their best customers faster. "
target: AcquireWeb Inc.
Founded in 2002, AcquireWeb resolves and deterministically connects marketers with more able & intent-based consumers and businesses than any tech company in the industry, determining where they are engaged across the email, social and display spectrum.
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closed 1/11/2019 via BNC Analysis

Next 15, acquired Planning-Inc Limited

synopsis: Next Fifteen Communications plc has announced the acquisition of predictive analytics and data marketing business Planning-Inc. It is a UK-based marketing, data and technology agency which will continue to operate as an independent brand as part of the Next Fifteen Network.
buyer: Next 15 (AIM:NFC:$376.86)
Next 15 is a communications business in London. The Group incorporates 19 subsidiary agencies, spanning digital content, marketing, PR, consumer, technology, marketing software, market research, public affairs and policy communications. "
target: Planning-Inc Limited
UK-based Planning-Inc is a predictive analytics and data-marketing business. Planning-Inc designs and builds award-winning data platforms for the biggest, most respected brands around and make best-in-breed marketing happen.
price ($mm)
$8.05
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closed 11/28/2018 via BNC Analysis

TF1 Group, acquired Gamned!

synopsis: TF1 Group announces that it has taken a majority stake in Gamned!, a pioneer and expert in programmatic media, founded in 2009 by Olivier Goulon and Anthony Spinasse. By acquiring Gamned!, TF1 Group aims to leverage the qualified audiences of its new digital arm with programmatic effectiveness.
buyer: TF1 Group (ENXTPA:TFI:$2,585.65)
The TF1 Group is the leading private-sector television broadcaster in France, with five free-to-air channels (TF1, TMC, TFX, TF1 Séries Films and LCI) and four pay-TV theme channels (TV Breizh, Histoire, Ushuaïa and Serieclub, the last of which is 50% owned). "
target: Gamned!
Founded in 2009 by Olivier Goulon (CEO) and Anthony Spinasse (COO), Gamned! is a Paris-based independent programmatic media sales platform that is pioneering digital advertising campaigns (RTB).
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closed 9/30/2018 via BNC Analysis

Rollick, Inc., acquired AVALA Marketing Group

synopsis: Rollick, a company that connects manufacturers, dealers and in-market consumers in the powersports, RV, marine and industrial equipment sectors, has acquired AVALA Marketing Group, a company that helps brands selling high consideration goods and services through dealer networks, drive more revenue throughout the entire customer lifecycle.
buyer: Rollick, Inc.
Rollick connects manufacturers, dealers and in-market consumers in the powersports, RV, marine and industrial equipment sectors to deliver a seamless customer journey. Their solutions include new customer acquisition, enterprise lead management, customer experience/loyalty and marketing automation. "
target: AVALA Marketing Group
AVALA Marketing Group helps brands selling high consideration goods and services through dealer networks, drive more revenue throughout the entire customer lifecycle. AVALA combines data, intelligent digital strategies, and technology to increase visibility, deliver leads, and close more sales.
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announced 4/25/2018 via PR Newswire

Digital Pi, will acquire RevEngine Marketing

synopsis: Digital Pi, a Marketo Platinum Services Partner that helps companies get sustainable, quantifiable business ROI from the Marketo Engagement Platform, announced that it is acquiring Boston-based RevEngine Marketing, a full-service marketing consulting agency that specializes in Marketo.
buyer: Digital Pi
Digital Pi is a Marketo Platinum Services Partner that helps companies get sustainable, quantifiable business ROI from the Marketo Engagement Platform. The Digital Pi Gold Standard framework helps Marketo customers establish a solid foundation to scale their marketing quickly and efficiently. "
target: RevEngine Marketing
RevEngine Marketing is a digital marketing agency that helps clients scale their brands with measurable and repeatable marketing using Marketo.
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closed 4/4/2018 via GlobeNewswire

kyu, acquired Kepler Group

synopsis: The kyu Collective, a strategic operating unit of Hakuhodo DY Holdings(HDY), announced that it has acquired a majority stake in six-year-old independent digital marketing services company Kepler Group. Kepler’s integrated digital offering helps advertisers more precisely and profitably engage consumers across media and customer marketing channels
buyer parent: Hakuhodo DY Holdings, Inc.
buyer: kyu
kyu is a collective of creative firms working with global organizations to build markets, environments, movements and brands. Through its collective structure, kyu promotes a new “many-to-many” approach for the development of concepts and brands, as well as for the solving of major economic issues. "
target: Kepler Group
Kepler Group is an independent provider of digital and database services to Fortune 500 clients in the financial services, travel, retail and other industries. Utilizing its proprietary Kepler Intelligence Platform, the company actively manages client programs in over two dozen countries worldwide.
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closed 7/1/2018 via Company Press Release

Gree, Inc., acquired Quant Corporation

synopsis: Gree, Inc., a technology company in the mobile games, advertising, and investment businesses, has acquired Quant, Inc., a digital marketing agency that provides marketing systems, digital marketing support, and media analysis.
buyer: Gree, Inc. (TSE:3632:$703.90)
Based in Japan, GREE, Inc. started as a social networking service with the world's first mobile social game. They have expanded their business as a technology company in mobile games, media, advertising, and investment businesses. "
target parent: Lancers, Inc.
target: Quant Corporation
Based in Japan, Quant, Inc. is a digital marketing agency that provides marketing systems, digital marketing support, and media analysis. Quant believes that technology helps transform social structure and brings out different possibilities.
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announced 10/25/2017 via BNC Analysis

i-mobile Co., Ltd., will acquire Taggy, Inc.

synopsis: I-mobile Co Ltd., a leading Japanese independent ad network in internet advertisinge, has agreed to acquire 76.1% stake in Taggy,Inc., a provider of digital marketing services. Taggy utilizes patented technology and unique services to help enterprises with digital marketing.
buyer: i-mobile Co., Ltd. (TSE:6535:$137.97)
i-mobile is the leading Japanese independent ad network in internet advertising. i-mobile ad network helps to bring advertisers and media together. Their platform has high transparency, and is operated by experienced professionals to help ensure both sides of their customers are matched perfectly. "
target: Taggy, Inc.
Taggy utilizes patented technology and unique services to help enterprises with digital marketing. Headquartered in Tokyo, Japan, Taggy contributes to the data-driven success of their clients' businesses by helping to connect companies and people.
price ($mm)
$2.52*
rev ($mm)
$2
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
1.5x
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closed 10/17/2017 via PR Newswire

Hero Digital, acquired Beyond Vigilant

synopsis: Hero Digital announced it has completed the acquisition of Beyond Vigilant, a marketing technology agency that helps clients to envision and execute their future customer experiences.
buyer parent: CI Capital Partners LLC
buyer: Hero Digital
Hero Digital is a customer experience company. They combine strategy, design, content, engineering, marketing, and data analytics in their delivery of multi-channel customer experiences for brands. "
target: Beyond Vigilant
Beyond Vigilant is a marketing technology agency that helps clients to envision and execute their future customer experiences.
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closed 9/20/2017 via PR Newswire

Wunderman, acquired Pierry Inc.

synopsis: Wunderman, a WPP company and leading global digital agency, has acquired a majority stake in Pierry Inc. Pierry is an industry-leading marketing software integration and solutions company specializing in optimizing campaigns on the Salesforce Marketing Cloud.
buyer parent: WPP Group, plc
buyer: Wunderman
Wunderman offers Brand Experience, Consumer Engagement, Data & Insights and World Health marketing solutions. Powered by complex analytics and strategic insight, creative content engages the consumer as participant, creator and champion in always-on conversations to propel their clients’ growth. "
target: Pierry Inc.
Pierry is a Salesforce Gold Consulting Partner and a full service digital marketing agency. Pierry combines strategy, technology, digital marketing best practice and creative to produce targeted, data driven initiatives that align with business objectives, drive engagement and impact ROI.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
$15
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
0.0x
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closed 9/11/2017 via PR Newswire

Ansira, acquired Local Biz Now

synopsis: Ansira Partners, Inc., a leading data-driven, technology-enabled marketing solutions provider, announced its acquisition of Local Biz Now (LBN), an all-in-one local digital marketing platform. LBN removes the complexity of digital activation for multi-location companies and provides clients with an efficient and scalable marketing solution.
buyer parent: Advent International
buyer: Ansira
Ansira, a leading data-driven, technology-enabled marketing solutions provider, specializes in the integration of local and national marketing programs through marketing automation, data analytics, CRM and integrated media. "
target: Local Biz Now
Local Biz Now (LBN) removes the complexity of digital activation for multi-location companies and provides clients with an efficient marketing solution. LBN's innovative group-search offering enables clients to get the highest converting traffic at the lowest cost across search engines and devices.
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closed 1/14/2015 via Company Press Release

Foolproof, acquired Knit

synopsis: Foolproof announced their acquisition of Knit, an award-winning creative technology company. Knit is a creative technology agency that uses the newest technologies to deliver a brand experience that bridges the digital and physical world. They work with brands such as brands such as Nissan, Lucozade, John Lewis, BMW, HP, Asda and Volvo.
buyer: Foolproof
Foolproof is one of the world's leading specialist experience design agencies and works with clients across Asia, including HSBC, Lloyds TSB, RS Components, and Bodog. Their main practices are: Strategy and Planning, Design Research, User Interface Design, and Optimization. "
target: Knit
Knit is a creative technology agency that uses the newest technologies to deliver a brand experience that bridges the digital and physical world. They harness these emerging technologies, and work out how they can be used to build solutions that link digital and physical experiences together.
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announced 2/3/2014 via BusinessWire

Xaxis, will acquire BannerConnect

synopsis: Xaxis, announced it has agreed to acquire media trading firm Bannerconnect. Headquartered in Sittard, the Netherlands, Bannerconnect is one of Europe’s top programmatic advertising specialists with a decade-long track record developing proprietary ad technology solutions to power automated campaigns for the world’s most sophisticated marketers.
buyer parent: WPP Group, plc
buyer: Xaxis
Xaxis is a global digital media platform that programmatically connects advertisers and publishers to audiences across all addressable channels. Xaxis combines proprietary technology, unique data assets and exclusive media relationships with teams of audience analysts, data scientists and engineers."
target: BannerConnect
BannerConnect is an online advertising company, specialized in offering its advertisers and publishers a unique blend of marketing solutions. BannerConnect's advertising services range from standard Run-of-Network campaigns, to full channel customization through the Site Select solution.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
$6
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
0.0x
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closed 11/12/2013 via GlobeNewswire

Talus Labs, acquired TRAFFIQ, Inc.

synopsis: Talus Holdings, the parent of Talus Labs, announced that it has acquired TRAFFIQ, an end-to-end digital media solution provider. Rooted in technology, TRAFFIQ is a full service digital agency capable of looking across the entire digital spectrum to recommend the best approach for clients, whether through display, search, mobile, video or social.
buyer parent: Talus Holdings, LLC
buyer: Talus Labs
Talus Labs is a leading provider of digital media platforms, mobile services and online marketing solutions. Talus serves more than 100,000 local businesses in 14 countries and five languages and is a trusted partner for traditional and digital media companies, publishers and advertising agencies. "
target: TRAFFIQ, Inc.
TRAFFIQ provides digital media solutions that enable clients to connect with target audiences. Employing best-of-breed technology and with a proven track record of exceeding client goals, offering managed services with industry-recognized expertise in digital media planning, buying and execution.
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closed 2/19/2020 via Company Press Release

Benchmark Email, acquired MarketVolt

synopsis: Leading sales and marketing SaaS provider Benchmark Email announced it has acquired MarketVolt, a St. Louis-based email marketing platform that helps businesses streamline operations, increase revenue and generally prosper.
buyer: Benchmark Email
Benchmark Email offers an integrated, automated and robust feature set built to help the enterprise of any size. A powerfully simple and simply powerful email marketing solution designed to help you create and send compelling campaigns with ease. "
target: MarketVolt
Marketvolt exists to help businesses streamline operations, increase revenue and generally prosper, using email marketing and other interactive technologies. Marketvolt provides extraordinary guidance and support, strategic consulting and other marketing services.
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closed 2/19/2020 via PR Newswire

Jumbleberry, acquired Jumbleberry

synopsis: Stephen Jukes, Jumbleberry's Co-Founder, has acquired the company in a management buyout. Jumbleberry is a Digital Performance Marketing company. Jumbleberry connects direct-to-consumer brands with agencies and media buyers through advertising campaigns that drive customer acquisition on a fixed-cost-per-customer basis.
buyer: Jumbleberry
Jumbleberry is a Digital Performance Marketing company that provides solutions to clients around the world. Jumbleberry connects direct-to-consumer brands with agencies and media buyers through advertising campaigns that drive customer acquisition on a fixed-cost-per-customer basis. "
target: Jumbleberry
Jumbleberry is a Digital Performance Marketing company that provides solutions to clients around the world. Jumbleberry connects direct-to-consumer brands with agencies and media buyers through advertising campaigns that drive customer acquisition on a fixed-cost-per-customer basis.
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closed 4/22/2019 via BNC Analysis

Trendline Interactive, acquired Inbox Marketer

synopsis: Email consulting and professional services firm Trendline Interactive announced the acquisition of Inbox Marketer, Canada's largest data-driven email marketing services company. They focus on business outcomes such as creating efficiency, lifting response rates and increasing customer loyalty and retention.
buyer: Trendline Interactive
Trendline is an email consulting and professional services firm providing true end-to-end email solutions for Fortune 1000 companies. Their team consists of experts in strategy, operations, marketing technology, creative, analytics, deliverability and privacy. "
target: Inbox Marketer
Inbox Marketer is Canada's largest data-driven email marketing services company. As strategic partners with their clients, they focus on business outcomes such as creating efficiency, lifting response rates and increasing customer loyalty and retention.
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closed 12/17/2014 via Company Press Release

iProspect, acquired Rockett Interactive

synopsis: Dentsu Aegis Network announces that it has acquired Rockett Interactive, an innovative US based digital marketing agency. Rockett Interactive will become part of Dentsu Aegis Network and transition towards operating as iProspect - Dentsu Aegis Network’s global digital performance agency.
buyer parent: Dentsu Inc.
buyer: iProspect
iProspect is a leading global digital performance agency. The company helps many of the world's most successful brands maximize their online marketing ROI through research, paid search, social media strategy, search engine optimization, display media, comparison shopping engines, and more. "
target: Rockett Interactive
Rockett Interactive includes digital thought leaders with the most powerful minds, powerful data and powerful tools in the business; sound strategic thinkers who’ve created the most proprietary cutting-edge analytics; and client-focused, personifying candor, communication and collaboration.
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announced 10/17/2019 via Company Press Release

iProspect, will acquire Shanghai EBP Internet Technology Co. Ltd.

synopsis: Dentsu Aegis Network Ltd., has reached an agreement to acquire a 100% stake in Shanghai EBP Internet Technology Co. Ltd. Shanghai EBP Internet Technology Co. Ltd. (EBP) is a marketplace e-commerce agency in China. Post acquisition EBP will join iProspect and be rebranded "EBP, an iProspect Company."
buyer parent: Dentsu Inc.
buyer: iProspect
iProspect is a global digital marketing agency with 91 offices across 55 countries. A trusted partner with an in-depth understanding of consumer behavior, iProspect reshapes brand strategies to meet the fast-paced demands of the convergent world with a focus on exceeding client business objectives. "
target: Shanghai EBP Internet Technology Co. Ltd.
Shanghai EBP Internet Technology Co. Ltd. (EBP) is a marketplace e-commerce agency in China. Established in 2012, EBP is one of China's leading e-commerce solutions providers. EBP works closely with brands across China's leading e-commerce platforms to deliver integrated marketing services.
price ($mm)
$3.53
rev ($mm)
$4
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
1.0x
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closed 8/29/2019 via PR Newswire

iProspect, acquired MuteSix

synopsis: Dentsu Aegis Network has acquired MuteSix, a top digital performance agency and one of the world's largest direct-to-consumer marketing agencies. MuteSix will join iProspect, a leading global digital performance agency.
buyer parent: Dentsu Inc.
buyer: iProspect
iProspect is a global digital marketing agency with 91 offices across 55 countries. A trusted partner with an in-depth understanding of consumer behavior, iProspect reshapes brand strategies to meet the fast-paced demands of the convergent world with a focus on exceeding client business objectives. "
target: MuteSix
MuteSix is one of Facebook's largest direct response advertisers. It provides scalable marketing solutions for clients across a broad spectrum of start-ups, established blue chips, and challenger brands across various B2B and B2C industries
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closed 7/11/2018 via BNC Analysis

iProspect, acquired Global Mind

synopsis: iProspect, a global digital marketing agency, has acquired Global Mind, an Interactive Marketing Agency in Latin America. Global Mind creates engaging user experiences in the digital space. Their services include online and offline creative and production, media planning and buying, digital paid search, display, social media, SEO, and more.
buyer parent: Dentsu Inc.
buyer: iProspect
iProspect is a global digital marketing agency with 91 offices across 55 countries. A trusted partner with an in-depth understanding of consumer behavior, iProspect reshapes brand strategies to meet the fast-paced demands of the convergent world with a focus on exceeding client business objectives. "
target: Global Mind
Global Mind is an Interactive Marketing Agency in Latin America. Global Mind creates engaging user experiences in the digital space. Their services include online and offline creative and production, media planning and buying, digital paid search, display, social media management, SEO, and more.
price ($mm)
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$393
EBITDA ($mm)
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0.0x
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closed 4/5/2018 via Company Press Release

iProspect, acquired M8 Agency

synopsis: iProspect has acquired the highly-awarded digital and performance agency, M8. Headquartered in Miami, with a second office in Córdoba, Argentina, M8 provides a multichannel approach with creative services, first in class digital paid media and SEO services, programmatic buying, web analytics, and measurement tools to high profile clients.
buyer parent: Dentsu Inc.
buyer: iProspect
iProspect is a global digital marketing agency with 91 offices across 55 countries. A trusted partner with an in-depth understanding of consumer behavior, iProspect reshapes brand strategies to meet the fast-paced demands of the convergent world with a focus on exceeding client business objectives. "
target: M8 Agency
Headquartered in Miami, with an office in Córdoba, Argentina, M8 helps leading brands with a strong Latin American footprint. M8 provides a multichannel approach with creative services, first in class digital paid media and SEO services, programmatic buying, web analytics, and measurement tools.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
$7
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announced 12/5/2017 via BNC Analysis

Valuklik will be merged with iProspect,

synopsis: Dentsu Aegis Network signed a definitive agreement to acquire Valuklik, a leading digital performance marketing company in Indonesia, to be merged with iProspect. Valuklik will be rebranded as iProspect Valuklik, adding significant scale to the network’s capabilities and establishing it as the market leader in performance in the high growth market.
buyer parent: Dentsu Inc.
buyer: iProspect
iProspect provides digital marketing services. It offers paid search, natural search, performance display, conversion optimization, lead generation and affiliates, social media management, video delivery, and mobile strategy services. "
target: Valuklik
Established in 2012 in Jakarta, Indonesia, Valuklik focuses on delivering data driven performance marketing solutions, large scale enterprise level SEO, digital transformation and data & analytics.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
$2
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announced 5/31/2017 via Company Press Release

iProspect, will acquire Outfox Intelligence AB

synopsis: Dentsu Inc. announced that its global business headquarters Dentsu Aegis Network Ltd. has reached an agreement to acquire a 95% stake in Outfox Intelligence AB, an analytics and conversion optimization company in Sweden. Following the acquisition, Outfox will be integrated into iProspect, one of the Dentsu Group's global network brands.
buyer parent: Dentsu Inc.
buyer: iProspect
iProspect is a full-service agency within digital marketing, including services within Digital Strategy, SEO, SEM, Display, Paid Social, Conversion Optimization, and Digital Analysis. iProspect has more than 4,000 specialists at 88 offices in 53 markets across the world. "
target: Outfox Intelligence AB
Outfox is a consulting firm in Sweden with expertise within digital analytics and conversion optimization. By collecting, processing, and analyzing data, Outfox gives its clients increased revenue, decreased costs, and more satisfied users.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
$2
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
0.0x
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closed 4/3/2017 via BusinessWire

iProspect, acquired Leapfrog Online, Inc.

synopsis: iProspect has acquired Leapfrog Online (“Leapfrog”), a performance marketing solutions company. Leapfrog has helped leading brands to grow digital market share, acquire new customers, and deliver profitable sales for over 20 years. Leapfrog analyzes performance and consumer behavior to plan and predict with the purpose of continuous optimization.
buyer parent: Dentsu Inc.
buyer: iProspect
iProspect transforms clients’ businesses by connecting brands to their consumers. Leveraging their suite of services, smart technology, extensive global footprint, and the industry’s best specialists, they provide best-in-class performance strategies to get the results a business needs. "
target parent: North Bridge Venture Partners
target: Leapfrog Online, Inc.
Leapfrog is a Performance Marketing Solutions Company that has helped leading brands to grow digital market share, acquire new customers, and deliver profitable sales. Leapfrog analyzes performance and consumer behavior to plan and predict with the purpose of driving continuous optimization.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
$32
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
0.0x
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closed 7/14/2016 via Company Press Release

iProspect, acquired WIS Performance Media Inc.

synopsis: Dentsu Aegis Network announced the acquisition of WIS Performance Media Inc., a leading digital search and performance agency in Taiwan. WIS will become part of Dentsu Aegis Network’s performance agency iProspect in Taiwan.
buyer parent: Dentsu Inc.
buyer: iProspect
iProspect is a global, award-winning marketing agency that drives digital performance for many of the world’s largest brands. iProspect delivers personal, adaptive and valuable digital experiences utilizing proprietary solutions. "
target: WIS Performance Media Inc.
WIS Performance Media is a Taiwan consulting agency that scientifically optimize the performance of your digital advertising. Their service scope includes paid search, performance display, native ads, paid social and digital analytics.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
$3
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
0.0x
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closed 6/15/2016 via BNC Analysis

iProspect, acquired Search Factory Pty Ltd

synopsis: iProspect, one of the Dentsu Group's nine global network brands and a leading digital marketing agency in the Asia-Pacific region, has acquired Search Factory, a specialist search marketing agency in Australia, delivering comprehensive organic ranking strategies and performance-focused PPC campaigns.
buyer parent: Dentsu Inc.
buyer: iProspect
iProspect is a global, award-winning marketing agency that drives digital performance for many of the world’s largest brands. iProspect delivers personal, adaptive and valuable digital experiences utilizing proprietary solutions. "
target: Search Factory Pty Ltd
Search Factory is a specialist search marketing agency delivering comprehensive organic ranking strategies and performance-focused PPC campaigns. They are based in Australia.
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closed 6/8/2016 via Company Press Release

iProspect, acquired Scorch Pty Ltd

synopsis: Dentsu Aegis Network announced the acquisition of leading performance marketing agency Scorch Pty Ltd in Australia. Scorch will join the existing global performance marketing agency iProspect, adding scale to the network’s digital capabilities in the market, within search and more diversified areas of performance marketing.
buyer parent: Dentsu Inc.
buyer: iProspect
iProspect is a global, award-winning marketing agency that drives digital performance for many of the world’s largest brands. iProspect delivers personal, adaptive and valuable digital experiences utilizing proprietary solutions. "
target: Scorch Pty Ltd
Scorch is a multi-disciplinary marketing agency based in Melbourne and Sydney that specialises in digital marketing services. They are a responsive and reliable one-stop shop, allowing them to be efficient and effective in catering to clients' every need.
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closed 4/6/2016 via Company Press Release

iProspect, acquired Consider Digital Sdn. Bhd.

synopsis: Dentsu Aegis Network Ltd. has acquired a 51% stake in full-service digital marketing agency Consider Digital Sdn Bhd. Founded in 2013, Consider Digital provides a wide range of services in the digital advertising and marketing domain. Post-acquisition, Consider Digital will become part of performance marketing brand iProspect.
buyer parent: Dentsu Inc.
buyer: iProspect
iProspect is a global, award-winning marketing agency that drives digital performance for many of the world’s largest brands. iProspect delivers personal, adaptive and valuable digital experiences utilizing proprietary solutions. "
target: Consider Digital Sdn. Bhd.
Consider Digital is a full-service digital marketing agency. They are experienced in performance marketing, search engine optimisation, website and app development, content marketing strategy, social media strategy and email marketing - and know how to combine these to increase a brand’s visibility.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
$1
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
0.0x
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announced 3/30/2016 via Company Press Release

iProspect, will acquire Darwin Marketing Limited

synopsis: Dentsu Aegis Network, a multinational media and digital marketing communications company, announced the acquisition of China based Digital Performance agency Darwin Marketing Limited. Post-acquisition Darwin will be integrated with iProspect, a leading global digital performance agency.
buyer parent: Dentsu Inc.
buyer: iProspect
iProspect is a leading global digital performance agency. The company helps many of the world's most successful brands maximize their online marketing ROI through research, paid search, social media strategy, search engine optimization, display media, comparison shopping engines, and more. "
target: Darwin Marketing Limited
Based in Shanghai, Darwin Marketing was founded in late 2005 with the core mission to improve client’s brand awareness, engagement and sales conversion. Their core expertise centers on Search engine marketing (SEM & SEO), Social Media marketing and E-commerce practice.
price ($mm)
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closed 12/17/2014 via Company Press Release

iProspect, acquired Rockett Interactive

synopsis: Dentsu Aegis Network announces that it has acquired Rockett Interactive, an innovative US based digital marketing agency. Rockett Interactive will become part of Dentsu Aegis Network and transition towards operating as iProspect - Dentsu Aegis Network’s global digital performance agency.
buyer parent: Dentsu Inc.
buyer: iProspect
iProspect is a leading global digital performance agency. The company helps many of the world's most successful brands maximize their online marketing ROI through research, paid search, social media strategy, search engine optimization, display media, comparison shopping engines, and more. "
target: Rockett Interactive
Rockett Interactive includes digital thought leaders with the most powerful minds, powerful data and powerful tools in the business; sound strategic thinkers who’ve created the most proprietary cutting-edge analytics; and client-focused, personifying candor, communication and collaboration.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
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EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
announced 2/27/2014 via Company Press Release

iProspect, will acquire Explido

synopsis: Dentsu Aegis Network announced that it has signed an agreement to acquire explido GmbH & Co. KG. On completion, explido will be integrated into the existing iProspect business and iProspect brand, forming part of Dentsu Aegis Network in Germany. Explido is a leading agency for digital sales and marketing.
buyer parent: Dentsu Inc.
buyer: iProspect
iProspect is a leading global digital performance agency. The company helps many of the world's most successful brands maximize their online marketing ROI through research, paid search, social media strategy, search engine optimization, display media, comparison shopping engines, and more. "
target: Explido
Explido is a leading agency for digital sales and marketing. Explido’s success is the conjunction of creative communication and efficient technology with innovative strategies to sustainable increase the performance, competiveness and awareness of brands.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
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closed 5/1/2013 via Company Press Release

iProspect, acquired NVI Solutions

synopsis: iProspect announces the acquisition of NVI Solutions, a market leader in performance marketing strategies in Canada. NVI, with offices in Montreal and Toronto, is a specialist performance marketing agency whose focus is on search marketing and digital performance media.
buyer parent: Dentsu Inc.
buyer: iProspect
iProspect is a leading global digital performance agency. The company helps many of the world's most successful brands maximize their online marketing ROI through research, paid search, social media strategy, search engine optimization, display media, comparison shopping engines, and more. "
target: NVI Solutions
NVI Solutions is Canada's leading interactive strategy firm, helping brands optimize and execute their online business strategy. It works closely with clients to help them define their online goals, identifying the tools needed to reach them, developing solutions to generate results.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 11/19/2012 via Company Press Release

iProspect, acquired Netsociety

synopsis: Aegis Group plc, the world’s leading, focused media and digital communications group, announced that it has acquired Netsociety, a performance and search agency in the Netherlands and Belgium. Netsociety will be combined with Aegis Media’s iProspect.
buyer parent: Aegis Group PLC
buyer: iProspect
iProspect is a leading global digital performance agency. The company helps many of the world's most successful brands maximize their online marketing ROI through research, paid search, social media strategy, search engine optimization, display media, comparison shopping engines, and more. "
target: Netsociety
Netsociety, with offices in Amsterdam and Brussels, is a specialist performance marketing agency whose focus is on search marketing and digital performance media. Netsociety has built a fast-growing business, with a diverse client base including Thomas Cook, ING, ABN AMRO and KLM.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 8/9/2012 via BNC Analysis

iProspect, acquired Communicate 2

synopsis: Aegis Media has acquired Communicate2, a performance marketing and search agency in India. The acquisition is in line with the strategy of strengthening the presence and capability of Aegis in digital space in India. Communicate2 will be merged into Aegis' iProspect, and the new entity will be called iProspectCommunicate2.
buyer parent: Aegis Group PLC
buyer: iProspect
iProspect, part of Aegis Media, is the UK’s fastest growing digital performance marketing specialist across paid and natural search, social, affiliates, display, ad-exchanges, mobile and website optimisation. "
target: Communicate 2
Communicate 2 is one of the leaders in Digital advertising and consulting in India, working with large Enterprise clients from a range of vertical industries including Financial Services, B2B, Publishing, Online Retail and E-commerce.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 8/2/2012 via BNC Analysis

iProspect, acquired I Spy Marketing

synopsis: iProspect, the UK’s fastest-growing performance marketing agency, has acquired leading digital marketing agency I Spy. The newly enlarged iProspect, with combined search billings of more than £150m, will offer clients the most extensive expertise in performance marketing in the UK.
buyer parent: Aegis Group PLC
buyer: iProspect
iProspect, part of Aegis Media, is the UK’s fastest growing digital performance marketing specialist across paid and natural search, social, affiliates, display, ad-exchanges, mobile and website optimisation. "
target: I Spy Marketing
I Spy Marketing is a pioneering digital marketing agency that delivers integrated search, social, display, conversion and mobile campaigns. The company's clients include Vauxhall, Jobsite, Virgin Media, Gap Inc, Endsleigh, SPAM and VisitScotland.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 6/8/2011 via PR Newswire

iProspect, acquired ICUC Moderation Services Inc.

synopsis: Aegis Media's iProspect, a leading global digital performance agency, announced it has acquired Winnipeg, Manitoba-based ICUC Moderation Services (ICUC). ICUC is a leader in providing global online content and community moderation services to some of the world's largest brands.
buyer parent: Aegis Group PLC
buyer: iProspect
iProspect is a global digital performance marketing agency. The company helps many of the world's most successful brands maximize their online marketing ROI through research, pay-per-click management, search engine optimization, performance display, and other related services. "
target: ICUC Moderation Services Inc.
ICUC Moderation Services is the global leader in online content and community moderation services. It manages, moderates and monitors millions of social media conversations, comments, photographs and videos and work inside some of the largest online communities in the world.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 12/17/2014 via Company Press Release

iProspect, acquired Rockett Interactive

synopsis: Dentsu Aegis Network announces that it has acquired Rockett Interactive, an innovative US based digital marketing agency. Rockett Interactive will become part of Dentsu Aegis Network and transition towards operating as iProspect - Dentsu Aegis Network’s global digital performance agency.
buyer parent: Dentsu Inc.
buyer: iProspect
iProspect is a leading global digital performance agency. The company helps many of the world's most successful brands maximize their online marketing ROI through research, paid search, social media strategy, search engine optimization, display media, comparison shopping engines, and more. "
target: Rockett Interactive
Rockett Interactive includes digital thought leaders with the most powerful minds, powerful data and powerful tools in the business; sound strategic thinkers who’ve created the most proprietary cutting-edge analytics; and client-focused, personifying candor, communication and collaboration.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 5/13/2020 via PR Newswire

Sunkissed Industries, acquired PushNote

synopsis: Sun Kissed Industries Inc., an emerging leader in the technology and CBD Food & Beverage marketplace, is pleased to announce the 100% acquisition of PushNote, a rapidly growing affiliate marketing based news publishing and content aggregator platform.
buyer: Sunkissed Industries (OTCPK:SKDI:$0.05)
Sun Kissed Industries is an emerging leader in the CBD-based products marketplace. The Company is pursuing meaningful acquisitions as part of an aggressive M&A strategy designed to position Sun Kissed as a dominant player in a well-defined, high-growth niche within the rapidly expanding CBD sector. "
target: PushNote
PushNote is an affiliate marketing-based news publishing and content aggregator platform. By approaching the advertising industry from a different direction, PushNote has attracted major industry players from across the spectrum. The iOS version is available in the App Store.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 3/11/2020 via Company Press Release

RakeTech Ltd., acquired Lead Republik

synopsis: Raketech, a leading online affiliate and content marketing company, has acquired Lead Republik, a company that offers everything that affiliates and publishers need. Their team runs deeply insightful and profitable campaigns,through their easy to use dashboard.
buyer: RakeTech Ltd. (OM:RAKE:$26.26)
Raketech is a leading online affiliate and content marketing company, with expertise in delivering comparison services, online guides, communities and social media products for the online gaming, sports and consumer finance industry that focuses on the Nordic and UK regions. "
target: Lead Republik
Based in Malta, Lead Republik offers everything that affiliates and publishers need. Their team runs deeply insightful and profitable campaigns,through their easy to use dashboard. Tracking can be done down to click level, enabling affiliates to maintain, optimize and track their campaigns.
price ($mm)
$1.58
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 3/5/2020 via BNC Analysis

EQ Works, acquired Juice Mobile

synopsis: Toronto-based EQ Inc., a leader in location behaviour data and intelligence, has acquired Juice Mobile, a Canadian mobile advertising platform. By leveraging existing and new clients under the EQ Works Mobile umbrella, Juice Mobile will offer more precise and targeted mobile programmatic ad buy solutions for agencies, brands, and publishers.
buyer: EQ Works (TSXV:EQ:$6.06)
Toronto-based EQ Works provides a smarter way to target customers. Using first-party, location-based behaviour signals, advanced data analytics, and proprietary software, EQ creates and targets customized, performance-boosting audience segments "
target parent: Curate Mobile
target: Juice Mobile
Based in Canada, Juice Mobile's platform is targeted to advertisers to boost user value or increase brand awareness on mobile. The company builds technology for mobile advertising with relationships spanning Fortune 500 advertisers, premium publishers, leading exchanges, and premier data companies.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 3/4/2020 via PR Newswire

WPromote Inc., acquired Metric Digital

synopsis: Wpromote, an award-winning digital marketing agency, has acquired Metric Digital, a modern performance marketing agency that specializes in ecommerce and driving high ROI growth for their clients. Metric Digital uses paid search, paid social, email marketing, performance creative and SEO to drive revenue and achieve measurable goals for brands.
buyer: WPromote Inc.
Wpromote is an award-winning digital marketing agency. Wpromote utilizes an integrated, data-driven approach across services including paid search, SEO, social media, Amazon marketing, programmatic, video, and digital intelligence. "
target: Metric Digital
Metric Digital is a modern performance marketing agency that specializes in ecommerce and driving high ROI growth for their clients. Metric Digital uses paid search, paid social, email marketing, performance creative and SEO to drive revenue and achieve measurable goals for brands of all sizes.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 2/19/2020 via BNC Analysis

Mawdoo3, acquired Relevant Network

synopsis: Mawdoo3, the leading online Arabic content platform, has acquired Relevant Network, a Jordan-based pioneering company in the fields of Affiliate Marketing Programs and Programmatic & Premium Display Advertising.
buyer: Mawdoo3
Mawdoo3.com is the leading online Arabic content platform that provides readers with premium content from trustworthy sources covering every subject which users are looking for, seeking to enrich the online culture for all Arabs around the world through the use of new and innovative technologies. "
target: Relevant Network
Relevant Network is a Jordan-based pioneering company in the fields of Affiliate Marketing Programs and Programmatic & Premium Display Advertising.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 2/19/2020 via PR Newswire

Jumbleberry, acquired Jumbleberry

synopsis: Stephen Jukes, Jumbleberry's Co-Founder, has acquired the company in a management buyout. Jumbleberry is a Digital Performance Marketing company. Jumbleberry connects direct-to-consumer brands with agencies and media buyers through advertising campaigns that drive customer acquisition on a fixed-cost-per-customer basis.
buyer: Jumbleberry
Jumbleberry is a Digital Performance Marketing company that provides solutions to clients around the world. Jumbleberry connects direct-to-consumer brands with agencies and media buyers through advertising campaigns that drive customer acquisition on a fixed-cost-per-customer basis. "
target: Jumbleberry
Jumbleberry is a Digital Performance Marketing company that provides solutions to clients around the world. Jumbleberry connects direct-to-consumer brands with agencies and media buyers through advertising campaigns that drive customer acquisition on a fixed-cost-per-customer basis.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
announced 2/12/2020 via BNC Analysis

Brainlabs, will acquire Hanapin Marketing

synopsis: UK-based Brainlabs, a digital marketing agency and Pay-Per-Click (PPC) technology provider, is to acquire US-based Hanapin, a premiere digital marketing agency focused exclusively on PPC (pay-per-click) marketing.
buyer: Brainlabs
UK-based Brainlabs is a digital marketing agency and Pay-Per-Click (PPC) technology provider. Using data and automation, Brainlabs drives growth for clients in paid search, programmatic, paid social, Conversion Rate Optimization (CRO), and analytics. "
target: Hanapin Marketing
Hanapin Marketing is a premiere digital marketing agency focused exclusively on PPC (pay-per-click) marketing. The company manages and optimizes paid search programs in areas including search marketing, conversion rate optimization, lead generation, remarketing, programmatic and display marketing.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 2/5/2020 via BNC Analysis

Elevate Agency merged with TEAMINSIDE,

synopsis: Elevate Agency, a data & marketing technologies agency specializing in digital analytics, data-driven marketing, has merged with TEAMINSIDE, a specialist in the digital professions that supports companies in their digital transformation.
buyer: Teaminside
Based in France, TEAMINSIDE is a specialist in the digital professions that supports companies in their digital transformation. TEAMINSIDE offers advertisers a new model to develop their digital projects and be closer to their jobs. "
target: Elevate Agency
Based in France, Elevate Agency is a data & marketing technologies agency specializing in digital analytics, data-driven marketing and in optimizing the performance of big brands thanks to their online and offline data.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 1/15/2020 via BNC Analysis

Quero Education, purchased Brazilian Operations from QuinStreet, Inc.

synopsis: Quero Education, the edtech from São José dos Campos announced it’s acquired the Brazilian arm of US marketing firm QuinStreet. The Brazilian Arm of QuinStreet, Inc. delivers online marketplace solutions to match searchers with brands in digital media in Brazil.
buyer: Quero Education
Launched in 2012, Quero Education created Quero Bolsa, a college marketplace that helps students in Brazil choose and enroll in college, paying less. Its purpose is to connect Brazilians with the educational opportunities that match their interests and budget. "
seller: QuinStreet, Inc. (QNST:$495.34)
The Brazilian Arm of QuinStreet, Inc. delivers online marketplace solutions to match searchers with brands in digital media in Brazil. QuinStreet serves clients in large, information-intensive industry verticals where relevant, targeted media and offerings help visitors make informed choices.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
$7
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
0.0x
EV / EBITDA
closed 12/19/2019 via PR Newswire

Forward PMX, acquired The Search Agency

synopsis: ForwardPMX, a global brand performance marketing agency, has acquired The Search Agency, a digital marketing firm that uses data and technology to drive results for businesses. This strategic move bolsters the combined team's position as the agency of choice for enterprise businesses requiring world-class, full-funnel marketing services.
buyer parent: Stagwell Group
buyer: Forward PMX
ForwardPMX is a global brand performance agency designed to help brands find the changes that deliver meaningful growth to their businesses. ForwardPMX brings a unified global vision with local depth and expertise across a comprehensive set of data, technology, and performance solutions. "
target: The Search Agency
The Search Agency is a performance marketing agency that uses data & technology, world-class service, and a strategic framework to drive results for businesses. Their services include Paid Search, SEO, Landing Page Optimization, Display Media, Social Media, and Comparison-Shopping Management.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 12/11/2019 via PR Newswire

Hawke Media, acquired Artemis Digital Media, LLC

synopsis: Hawke Media, an award-winning marketing consultancy, has acquired Artemis Digital Media, a full-service digital media management company. Connecting its clients with social media influencers and Affiliates through strategic partnerships and various online media placements, Artemis provides premium affiliate management services to online brands.
buyer: Hawke Media
Hawke Media is an award-winning marketing consultancy. Hawke provides custom, data-driven marketing strategies to businesses of all sizes, offering its services on a month-to-month, a la carte basis. "
target: Artemis Digital Media, LLC
Artemis is a full-service digital media management company providing premium affiliate management services to online beauty and fashion brands. Artemis connects its clients with social media Affiliates and social media influencers through strategic partnerships and various online media placements.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
announced 10/4/2019 via BNC Analysis

mporium Group PLC, will acquire Click Labs

synopsis: Mporium, a UK digital marketing company whose services include a platform that enables advertisers to automate the activation of digital ads, will acquire Click Labs Group, a UK digital marketing agency focused on multichannel new customer acquisition.
buyer: mporium Group PLC (AIM:MPOW:$24.54)
Headquartered in the UK, Mporium is a digital marketing company. Its services include a platform that enables advertisers to automate the activation of digital ads in sync with Signals and reports on the effects of these activations. "
target: Click Labs
Headquartered in the UK, Click Labs Group is a digital marketing agency focused on multichannel new customer acquisition. With over 90m UK email addresses under their management and a boutique affiliate network they support over 300 Brands.
price ($mm)
$4.75
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 9/11/2019 via BNC Analysis

Lab, acquired Reflect Digital

synopsis: Lab, an award-winning independent digital agency based in the UK, has acquired Reflect Digital, a UK-based digital marketing agency specialising in SEO, paid performance marketing, creative design, development and gamification. Reflect Digital fuels business growth through innovative digital marketing and technology solutions.
buyer: Lab
Lab is an award-winning independent digital agency based in the UK. Lab offers a full suite of digital services, uniquely mixed with a blend of neuromarketing, psychology and behavioural economics. Lab works with enterprise level organisations to design and market digital brands and experiences. "
target: Reflect Digital
Reflect Digital is a UK-based digital marketing agency specialising in SEO, paid performance marketing, creative design, development and gamification. Reflect Digital fuels business growth through innovative digital marketing and technology solutions.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 8/29/2019 via PR Newswire

iProspect, acquired MuteSix

synopsis: Dentsu Aegis Network has acquired MuteSix, a top digital performance agency and one of the world's largest direct-to-consumer marketing agencies. MuteSix will join iProspect, a leading global digital performance agency.
buyer parent: Dentsu Inc.
buyer: iProspect
iProspect is a global digital marketing agency with 91 offices across 55 countries. A trusted partner with an in-depth understanding of consumer behavior, iProspect reshapes brand strategies to meet the fast-paced demands of the convergent world with a focus on exceeding client business objectives. "
target: MuteSix
MuteSix is one of Facebook's largest direct response advertisers. It provides scalable marketing solutions for clients across a broad spectrum of start-ups, established blue chips, and challenger brands across various B2B and B2C industries
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 8/20/2019 via BusinessWire

Internet Marketing Inc. merged with REQ,

synopsis: REQ, a leader in digital marketing and brand reputation, has acquired and merged with Internet Marketing Inc. (IMI), one of the fastest growing performance marketing companies. IMI specializes in providing data-driven integrated marketing solutions for medium and large businesses across the globe.
buyer: REQ
REQ is a leading digital marketing and brand management company. REQ delivers a comprehensive suite of solutions and technologies that define, connect, and protect brands - serving global companies and leaders in technology, real estate, healthcare, government, hospitality, retail, and finance. "
target: Internet Marketing Inc.
Internet Marketing Inc. (IMI) designs and implements cohesive, comprehensive, and multi-channel solutions that increase revenue and brand value. Their digital experts nimbly adapt strategy based on a comprehensive view of a brand's online audience and program performance.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 7/24/2019 via BNC Analysis

Argyle Group, acquired Matchstick Inc.

synopsis: The Argyle Group, one of Canada's largest management-owned communications firms, has acquired a controlling interest in Matchstick, a Toronto-based digital agency. Matchstick specializes in social media marketing, digital engagement, and performance marketing.
buyer: Argyle Group
Headquartered in Canada, Argyle enables private, public and non-profit sector leaders to understand their publics, make better decisions, communicate with creativity and build the relationships that drive their business success. "
target: Matchstick Inc.
Matchstick is one of Canada's leading boutique agencies specializing in social media marketing and digital engagement. Services include social brand building, cross-platform brand storytelling, and performance marketing.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 7/16/2019 via PR Web

Cygnus Education, acquired Dunker LLC

synopsis: Cygnus Marketing Communications, a performance marketing and enrollment management solutions agency, has acquired Dunker, an innovative, metrics-driven performance digital marketing agency. Cygnus’ acquisition of Dunker fuses complementary resources for performance digital and traditional marketing, media planning and buying, and more.
buyer: Cygnus Education
Cygnus is a leader in performance marketing and enrollment management solutions, providing fully transparent, analytics-based strategies that achieve challenging marketing objectives, driving scalable and sustainable enrollment growth for higher education institutions. "
target: Dunker LLC
Dunker is an innovative, metrics-driven performance digital advertising and marketing agency based out of Bala Cynwyd, PA.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 6/12/2019 via BNC Analysis

Triboo Direct S.r.l., acquired Koi Advertising Ltd

synopsis: Triboo, a group active in the E-Commerce and Digital Advertising sector, through its subsidiary Triboo Direct, acquires 100% of Koi Advertising Ltd, a company operating in the web marketing and advertising sector mainly in the UK, Australia, India, Indonesia and South Africa with headquarters in London.
buyer parent: Triboo S.p.A.
buyer: Triboo Direct S.r.l.
Triboo Direct S.r.l. provides direct marketing services including direct email marketing, sms marketing, push notification, telemarketing, and database building services. The company was founded in 2017 and is headquartered in Milan, Italy. "
target: Koi Advertising Ltd
Koi Advertising LTD is a company operating in the web marketing and advertising sector mainly in the UK, Australia, India, Indonesia and South Africa with headquarters in London. They are specialists in performance and brand marketing.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
$3
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
0.0x
EV / EBITDA
closed 4/10/2019 via BNC Analysis

Jellyfish, acquired Latitude Group

synopsis: Independent global digital shop Jellyfish has acquired digital marketing agency Latitude from TransUnion. Founded in 2001 and based in the UK, Latitude is an international digital marketing agency helping brands to reach more customers, in the right way, at the perfect moment. They specialize in Paid Media, Organic Search, Display, and Creative.
buyer: Jellyfish
Jellyfish is a global boutique agency, delivering digital marketing solutions for a host of brands. Their combination of digital capabilities, technology and talent help to deliver digital strategies for clients across many industries, including property, pharmaceutical, finance and automotive. "
target parent: TransUnion LLC
target: Latitude Group
Founded in 2001 and based in the UK, Latitude is an international digital marketing agency helping brands to reach more customers, in the right way, at the perfect moment. Paid Media, Organic Search, Display, and Creative.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
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$385.72
EBITDA ($mm)
$103.07
EBIT ($mm)
$52.39
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
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Ticker: AIM:NFC
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Next 15
Next 15
Next 15 is a communications business which employs over 1,250 people across 36 offices in 15 countries, incorporating 17 subsidiary agencies, spanning digital content, marketing, PR, consumer, technology, marketing software, market research, public affairs and policy communications.
year
2019
rev ($mm)
$376.86
EBITDA ($mm)
$55.93
EBIT ($mm)
$31.05
Net Income ($mm)
$9.67
Employees
1979
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Ticker: ASX:SLM
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Salmat Ltd.
Salmat Ltd.
Salmat is a leading Australian marketing services business. They partner with their clients to help them with the constant pressure of acquiring and servicing their customers, week-in, week-out. With media, digital and customer service capabilities, Salmat has the right solutions for their clients.
year
2017
rev ($mm)
$333.12
EBITDA ($mm)
$14.46
EBIT ($mm)
$6.75
Net Income ($mm)
$3.26
Employees
3000
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Ticker: BSE:532368
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Lycos Internet Limited
Lycos Internet Limited
Lycos Internet Limited has evolved from one of the first search engines on the web into a digital media powerhouse with three major divisions: LYCOS Media, LYCOS Advertising, and LYCOS Life (consumer products division). The company employs over 500 people working out of 24 offices worldwide.
year
2015
rev ($mm)
$325.42
EBITDA ($mm)
$91.06
EBIT ($mm)
$88.24
Net Income ($mm)
$58.21
Employees
1000
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Ticker: TSE:6553
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
SoldOut
SoldOut
SoldOut is a digital marketing company that works to increase the sales of small and medium-sized venture companies in Japan. They refine and pursue marketing techniques without compromise in order to contribute to the success of online businesses of small and medium-sized and venture companies.
year
2019
rev ($mm)
$183.10
EBITDA ($mm)
$7.82
EBIT ($mm)
$6.72
Net Income ($mm)
$3.49
Employees
255
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Ticker: DLGEF
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Digital Garage Inc.
Digital Garage produces innovative contexts for the age of the internet by combining three crucial technologies, namely Information Technology, Marketing Technology and Financial Technology. Their core competence is in the integration of the unique areas of specialization in these technologies.
year
2012
rev ($mm)
$171.39
EBITDA ($mm)
$23.20
EBIT ($mm)
$18.65
Net Income ($mm)
$24.22
Employees
376
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Ticker: ENXTPA:HOP
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Hopscotch Global PR Group
Hopscotch Global PR Group
Hopscotch is a Paris-based communication consulting group that creates sustainable relationships between audiences and brands. Hopscotch specializes in PR, event marketing, and digital marketing. Hopscotch helps brands manage their reputation, engage their audiences, and generate more sales.
year
2018
rev ($mm)
$164.53
EBITDA ($mm)
$4.56
EBIT ($mm)
$3.74
Net Income ($mm)
$3.30
Employees
313
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Ticker: ENXTPA:ALNBT
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
NetBooster Group
NetBooster Group
NetBooster is a leading independent European agency in digital performance marketing that makes its comprehensive expertise of digital marketing available to its clients to achieve the best possible performance for their investments.
year
2016
rev ($mm)
$155.67
EBITDA ($mm)
$5.43
EBIT ($mm)
$4.88
Net Income ($mm)
$0.42
Employees
571
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Ticker: AQ
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Acquity Group, LLC
Acquity Group, LLC
Acquity Group, LLC operates as a multi-channel commerce and digital marketing company. Its solutions include design that covers audience segmentation and persona development, user experience and interaction design, information architecture, visual and motion design, and more.
year
2012
rev ($mm)
$141.01
EBITDA ($mm)
$27.65
EBIT ($mm)
$22.87
Net Income ($mm)
$3.25
Employees
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Ticker: QNST
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
QuinStreet, Inc.
QuinStreet, Inc.
QuinStreet, Inc. is one of the largest Internet marketing and media companies in the world. QuinStreet is committed to providing consumers and businesses with the information they need to research, find and select the products, services and brands that meet their needs.
year
2020
rev ($mm)
$495.34
EBITDA ($mm)
$19.29
EBIT ($mm)
$10.47
Net Income ($mm)
$20.02
Employees
637
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Ticker: TSE:2122
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Interspace Co.,Ltd.
Interspace Co.,Ltd.
Interspace operates affiliate advertising service "ACCESSTRADE" in Japan. Interspace is an advertising company focuses on CPA (Cost per Action) and CPC (Cost per Click).
year
2019
rev ($mm)
$246.92
EBITDA ($mm)
$9.07
EBIT ($mm)
$6.97
Net Income ($mm)
$3.40
Employees
449
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Ticker: TSE:6185
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
So-net Media Networks Corp
So-net Media Networks Corp
Headquartered in Japan, So-net Media Networks uses cutting edge marketing technologies to deliver optimal information to the right people in the most suitable way. They offer various marketing solutions through their products which synergistically interact with each other, guaranteeing higher ROI.
year
2019
rev ($mm)
$97.32
EBITDA ($mm)
$10.60
EBIT ($mm)
$6.75
Net Income ($mm)
$5.54
Employees
174
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Ticker: ACLZ
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Accelerize New Media, Inc.
Accelerize New Media, Inc. is a multifaceted Internet marketing and customer acquisition company focused on the development of performance-based marketing programs and software solutions for blue-chip financial, media and retail brands.
year
2019
rev ($mm)
$20.56
EBITDA ($mm)
($3.81)
EBIT ($mm)
($3.75)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
58
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Ticker: WSE:CLD
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Cloud Technologies S.A.
Cloud Technologies S.A.
Cloud Technologies S.A. is the online advertising leader in the segment of Big Data Cloud Computing in CEE region. The company has unique competencies in optimising advertising campaigns based on Programmatic Buying.
year
2017
rev ($mm)
$16.18
EBITDA ($mm)
$7.35
EBIT ($mm)
$7.11
Net Income ($mm)
$5.36
Employees
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Ticker: ASX:IS3
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
iSYNERGY
iSYNERGY
iSYNERGY is a leading affiliate marketing network and solutions provider based in Australia. iSYNERGY connects advertisers with affiliates via its affiliate marketing platform, to deliver performance-based affiliate marketing solutions that enhance product/brand awareness and drive business leads.
year
2019
rev ($mm)
$5.20
EBITDA ($mm)
($0.98)
EBIT ($mm)
($1.16)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
0
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Ticker: OTCBB:ACTL
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Artec Global Media Inc.
Artec Global Media Inc.
Artec Global Media, Inc. is a vertically integrated marketing firm that provides affiliate marketing, publishing and related professional services focused on developing and executing comprehensive strategies and programs that supports customer business goals.
year
2015
rev ($mm)
$0.28
EBITDA ($mm)
EBIT ($mm)
($1.28)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
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Ticker: JASDAQ:213
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
iREP Co., Ltd.
IREP Co., Ltd. provides marketing services in Japan. It operates in two segments, Internet Marketing and Senior Marketing. The Internet Marketing segment engages in the sales agency business of listing advertisements in Japan for Yahoo Japan Corporation and Google, Inc.
year
2014
rev ($mm)
$505.27
EBITDA ($mm)
$10.18
EBIT ($mm)
$8.91
Net Income ($mm)
$5.31
Employees
352
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Ticker: TSE:4323
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Japan System Techniques Co. Ltd.
Japan System Techniques Co. Ltd.
Founded in 1973, Japan System Techniques Co., Ltd. (JAST) is a Japanese software development company. Through their subsidiaries the company provides services for system development, web development, mobile app development, search engine optimization, and more.
year
2018
rev ($mm)
$148.63
EBITDA ($mm)
$9.49
EBIT ($mm)
$8.15
Net Income ($mm)
$6.12
Employees
920
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Ticker: ENXTPA:ALQWA
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Qwamplify
Qwamplify
QWAMPLIFY is a group specializing in digital marketing present in France, Finland, Denmark, Sweden, Norway, UK and Italy. With more than 20 years of experience in collecting, processing and enhancing customer-consumer data, QWAMPLIFY is at the forefront of the Data and Mobile revolutions.
year
2019
rev ($mm)
$28.48
EBITDA ($mm)
$5.98
EBIT ($mm)
$4.46
Net Income ($mm)
$2.93
Employees
175
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Ticker: OM:SPEQT
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Speqta AB
Speqta AB
Speqta is a performance marketing company in Sweden. Speqta is a digital media house that owns and operates a leading international advertising network as well as several digital products and services within the performance-based marketing of e-commerce stores.
year
2019
rev ($mm)
$10.29
EBITDA ($mm)
$0.91
EBIT ($mm)
$0.30
Net Income ($mm)
$0.03
Employees
0
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Ticker: DB:SAX
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Ströer Media
Ströer Media
Ströer Media is a leading provider of online advertising and out-of-home, and offers its advertising customers individualized and fully integrated premium communications solutions. In the field of digital media, Ströer is setting new standards for innovation and quality in Europe.
year
2019
rev ($mm)
$1,814.79
EBITDA ($mm)
$355.43
EBIT ($mm)
$192.91
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
12514
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Ticker: TSE:2461
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
F@N Communications Inc.
F@N Communications is an internet marketing company based in Japan. They own and operate several of Japan's largest advertising networks. F@N is currently one of the leading advertising companies in Japan and offers a variety of solutions to help advertisers reach their target audience.
year
2017
rev ($mm)
$339.12
EBITDA ($mm)
$54.35
EBIT ($mm)
$52.56
Net Income ($mm)
$36.14
Employees
341
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Ticker: TSE:6535
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
i-mobile Co., Ltd. (Advertising)
i-mobile is the leading Japanese independent ad network in internet advertising. i-mobile ad network helps to bring advertisers and media together. Their platform has high transparency, and is operated by experienced professionals to help ensure both sides of their customers are matched perfectly.
year
2017
rev ($mm)
$137.97
EBITDA ($mm)
$22.21
EBIT ($mm)
$20.76
Net Income ($mm)
$13.54
Employees
178
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Ticker: A214270
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Futurestream Networks Co., Ltd.
Futurestream Networks (FSN) provides South Korea's largest mobile advertising network. They offer a variety of targeting options to help clients reach their target audience and achieve their campaign goals.
year
2017
rev ($mm)
$30.56
EBITDA ($mm)
$0.34
EBIT ($mm)
$0.07
Net Income ($mm)
$0.28
Employees
0
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