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closed 11/8/2017 via GlobeNewswire

West Corporation, acquired ECaTS

synopsis: West Corporation has acquired ECaTS, a division of DirectApps, Inc. ECaTS provides 911 SaaS-based network traffic monitoring and call reporting solutions for local and statewide agencies. They offer a platform that reports on all aspects of Public Safety Answering Point operations, providing a complete management information system.
buyer: West Corporation (WSTC:$2,285.72)
West Corporation is a global provider of communication and network infrastructure services. West helps its clients more effectively communicate, collaborate and connect with their audiences through a diverse portfolio of solutions that include unified communications services and safety services. "
target parent: Direct Technology
target: ECaTS
ECaTS provides unified 911 SaaS-based network traffic monitoring and call reporting solutions for local and statewide agencies. They offer a platform that reports on all aspects of Public Safety Answering Point operations, providing a complete management information system for public safety clients.
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closed 3/4/2021 via BusinessWire

Zencity, acquired Elucd

synopsis: Zencity, a community insights and analytics platform in Israel, has acquired Elucd, a data analytics and community polling company. Elucd powers engagement between cities and the people who live in them. Their survey technology provides city leaders with real-time insights into people’s opinions, enabling them to make better decisions.
buyer: Zencity
Zencity is a community insights and analytics platform in Israel. Zencity provides actionable data to local government leaders about their residents’ needs and priorities. The platform provides insights from anonymized and aggregated data points alongside community-based polling. "
target: Elucd
Elucd is a data analytics and community polling company. Elucd powers engagement between cities and the people who live in them. Their survey technology provides city leaders with real-time insights into people’s opinions, enabling them to make better decisions and improve their cities.
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closed 6/17/2021 via GlobeNewswire

Granicus, Inc., acquired Bang the Table

synopsis: Granicus, the leading provider of cloud-based civic engagement technologies and services for the public sector, has acquired Bang the Table and OpenCities. Headquartered in Carlton, Australia, Bang the Table is the company behind EngagementHQ, an all-in-one digital community engagement platform.
buyer parent: Vista Equity Partners
buyer: Granicus, Inc.
Granicus is a leading provider of cloud-based citizen engagement technologies and services. With cloud-based solutions for communications, government website design, online service delivery, records management, and more, Granicus empowers stronger relationships between government and citizens. "
target: Bang the Table
Based in Australia, Bang the Table helps public leaders forge constructive relationships with their residents and stakeholders. Its online engagement platform, EngagementHQ, empowers over 17 million people with an easy and secure way to participate and inform key decision making.
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closed 6/17/2021 via GlobeNewswire

Granicus, Inc., acquired OpenCities

synopsis: Granicus, a provider of cloud-based civic engagement technologies and services for the public sector, has acquired Bang the Table and OpenCities. Based in Australia, OpenCities is the public sector’s leading digital customer journey platform that helps local governments transform their websites, digital forms, and service delivery experiences.
buyer parent: Vista Equity Partners
buyer: Granicus, Inc.
Granicus is a leading provider of cloud-based citizen engagement technologies and services. With cloud-based solutions for communications, government website design, online service delivery, records management, and more, Granicus empowers stronger relationships between government and citizens. "
target: OpenCities
Based in Australia, OpenCities provides the website, portal, and forms functionality modern governments need to digitize each step of their customer journey. With a code-free, drag & drop approach, OpenCities enables governments of every size to create a world class digital experience.
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closed 3/27/2019 via BNC Analysis

Neighborland, acquired IdeaMapr

synopsis: Neighborland is acquiring IdeaMapr, an online civic engagement platform funded by the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation. IdeaMapr is a simple tool to help local governments collaborate with their communities on civic decisions. IdeaMapr combines different methods of gathering feedback, such as surveys or maps or budgeting scenarios.
buyer: Neighborland
Neighborland is a communications platform (SaaS) that empowers civic organizations to collaborate with their stakeholders in an accessible, participatory, and equitable way. "
target: IdeaMapr
IdeaMapr is a simple tool to help local governments collaborate with their communities on civic decisions. IdeaMapr combines different methods of gathering feedback, such as surveys or maps or budgeting scenarios.
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closed 3/8/2007 via BusinessWire

PlantCML, acquired Tel Control Inc.

synopsis: PlantCML, North America’s leader in mission-critical communications systems for emergency contact centers, announced the closing of the acquisition of TCI (Tel Control, Inc.), a leading provider of networked and hosted E911 solutions. The acquisition adds another important element to PlantCML’s portfolio of communications products.
buyer parent: Golden Gate Capital
buyer: PlantCML
PlantCML is the country’s leading provider of emergency response solutions and services for organizations that serve and protect their communities, cities and countries. The company delivers telecommunications functionality for mission-critical applications. "
target: Tel Control Inc.
TCI is an industry leader in designing and manufacturing world class public safety systems. TCI is a key provider of 911 solutions, enabling Public Safety Answering Points to effectively manage 911 communications at the city, county, and state level.
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closed 10/13/2014 via BusinessWire

Accela, Inc., acquired Government Outreach, Inc

synopsis: Accela, the leading provider of civic engagement solutions for government, announced that it has acquired Government Outreach, a Pleasanton, California-based provider of citizen relationship management (CRM) and Code Enforcement solutions to cities and counties across the United States.
buyer: Accela, Inc.
Accela provides the leading civic engagement platform, powering thousands of services and millions of transactions daily for large and small public agencies worldwide. They connect government to people and accelerate and streamline land management, and public health and safety processes. "
target: Government Outreach, Inc
Government Outreach is a Pleasanton, California-based provider of citizen relationship management (CRM) and Code Enforcement solutions to cities and counties across the United States.
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closed 5/18/2015 via BusinessWire

Accela, Inc., acquired PublicStuff

synopsis: Accela, the leading provider of cloud-based civic engagement solutions for government, announced it has acquired PublicStuff, based in New York City. PublicStuff offers local governments white-labeled citizen engagement apps and websites to extend access to city services, while integrating within government agency workflow.
buyer: Accela, Inc.
Accela, Inc. provides civic engagement solutions for government. Accela's Civic Platform, which includes open APIs and mobile apps, enables and improves core processes for city, county, state and federal governments. "
target: PublicStuff
PublicStuff is a civic engagement platform that helps residents and local governments connect to improve their communities. Residents can submit, track and view nearby service requests online, through the smartphone app, via SMS or traditional phone calls.
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closed 4/4/2019 via BusinessWire

Granicus, Inc., acquired Firmstep

synopsis: Granicus, the leading provider of cloud-based software solutions and digital engagement services for the public sector, announced that it has acquired Firmstep, a London-based global leader specializing in government service transformation.
buyer parent: Vista Equity Partners
buyer: Granicus, Inc.
Granicus connects governments with the people they serve by providing the first and only civic engagement platform for the public sector. Over 4,200 federal, state and local government agencies and more than 185 million citizen subscribers power an unmatched network. "
target: Firmstep
The Firmstep platform is one of the most widely used Customer Service solutions within the Public Sector. Firmstep has been implemented at over a third of UK local authorities to drive channel shift, create dramatic savings and provide excellent customer service.
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closed 6/14/2019 via BNC Analysis

RM plc, acquired SoNET Systems Pty Ltd

synopsis: RM plc, a leadingn supplier of IT software and services to the UK and international education markets, has acquired SoNET Systems, an Australian company that provides SaaS and mobile solutions for education and community services sectors.
buyer: RM plc (GB:RM.:$277.37)
RM is a UK company, focused on supporting teachers to teach and learners to learn. It provides innovative products from classroom resources, through school technologies to systems for marking exams and delivering school performance data. "
target: SoNET Systems Pty Ltd
Headquartered in Australia, SoNet provides SaaS and mobile solutions for education and community services sectors. Their national and international clients are provided with complete software services – design, development, hosting, support and maintenance.
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closed 8/8/2018 via Company Press Release

Civica Pty Limited, acquired Carelink

synopsis: The Civica Group, a market leader in business-critical software applications, digital solutions and managed services, has announced that Civica Pty Ltd has acquired Carelink. Carelink is an Australian software company that offers a fully integrated enterprise client management system for community services.
buyer parent: Partners Group Holding AG
buyer: Civica Pty Limited
Civica Pty Limited is part of the Civica Group, a market leader in specialist systems and business process services. The Group applies software, managed services and digital solutions to help customers streamline their activities. Civica Pty Limited operates in Australia and New Zealand. "
target: Carelink
Carelink is an Australian software company that offers a fully integrated enterprise client management system for community services. Their cloud-based solution features intake & referral management, forms management, case management, financial management, rostering, award interpretation, and more.
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closed 1/18/2017 via Company Press Release

Higher Logic, acquired Socious

synopsis: Higher Logic, the leader in cloud-based community platforms, announced it has acquired Socious, a community software company focused on serving the non-profit and B2B enterprise markets. Socious's MemberCloud platform manages millions of members for many of the world's top associations and companies.
buyer: Higher Logic
Higher Logic is an industry leader in cloud-based community platforms. Organizations worldwide use Higher Logic to bring like-minded people all together by giving their community a home where they can meet, share ideas, answer questions and stay connected. "
target: Socious
Socious offers software and services to help associations and user communities take a members-first approach to growing and engaging their membership. Socious provides a full range of professional services to help organizations manage their membership, grow their community, and plan events.
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closed 10/20/2017 via PR Newswire

OpenGov, acquired Peak Democracy

synopsis: OpenGov, the leader in government budgeting, operational performance, and citizen engagement solutions, has acquired Peak Democracy, a nonpartisan company that provides the cloud-based online citizen engagement platform Open Town Hall. Open Town Hall's civic engagement software provides government agencies with online pubilc comment forums.
buyer: OpenGov
OpenGov is powering more effective and accountable governments with government performance solutions: easy-to-use cloud software for better budgeting, improved reporting and operational intelligence, and comprehensive transparency and open data. "
target: Peak Democracy
Peak Democracy provides Open Town Hall - a cloud-based online citizen engagement platform that increases participation and builds public trust in government. Their civic engagement software provides government agencies with online pubilc comment forums that are civil, legal and insightful.
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closed 8/17/2017 via BusinessWire

CityBase, acquired Department of Better Technology

synopsis: CityBase, a technology provider that makes governments and utilities more accessible to people and businesses, announced that it has acquired Department of Better Technology, an Oakland-based technology company that helps government streamline the decisions behind their online forms.
buyer: CityBase
CityBase gives people and businesses an intuitive way to interact online and in person with government agencies and utilities. CityBase’s technology dramatically improves constituent services through payment solutions, digital services and API development for cities, states and utilities. "
target: Department of Better Technology
The Department of Better Technology helps governments deliver great software to the people they serve. Screendoor, its flagship product, let teams streamline the decisions behind their online forms. Its customers include cities, states and federal agencies.
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closed 5/30/2017 via BusinessWire

Tyler Technologies, Inc., acquired Modria

synopsis: Tyler Technologies, Inc., a leading provider of end-to-end information management solutions and services for local governments, announced it has acquired Modria, a company specializing in online dispute resolution (ODR) for government and commercial entities.
buyer: Tyler Technologies, Inc. (TYL:$1,134.92)
Tyler Technologies is a leading provider of end-to-end information management solutions and services for local governments. Tyler partners with clients to empower the public sector to become more efficient, more accessible and more responsive to the needs of citizens. "
target: Modria
Modria provides the leading software-as-a-service platform for online dispute resolution. Securely hosted in the cloud by Modria, the platform allows customers to link together negotiation, mediation and arbitration modules to configure support for their specific dispute resolution processes.
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closed 3/1/2021 via BNC Analysis

Monterro, acquired Bliksund

synopsis: Monterro, a B2B software investor in the Nordics, has acquired a majority stake in Bliksund, a Norwegian software company focused on emergency services. Bliksund delivers cloud-based solutions that are tailored for emergency services. Their products include an electronic ambulance medical record system and an administrative information system.
buyer: Monterro
Stockholm-based Monterro is the leading B2B software investor in the Nordics, with a mission to turn Nordic software companies into market leaders. Their team has successfully developed and led companies such as Pointsec, Episerver, and Orc Software. "
target: Bliksund
Bliksund is a Norwegian software company focused on emergency services. Bliksund delivers cloud-based solutions that are tailored for emergency services. Their products include an electronic ambulance medical record system and an administrative information system.
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closed 8/12/2014 via Company Press Release

LexisNexis Risk Solutions, acquired Coplogic

synopsis: LexisNexis Risk Solutions announced the acquisition of Coplogic, a leading provider of citizen self-reporting software solutions to law enforcement agencies. The acquisition – which includes Coplogic’s technology, staff and book of business – adds a citizen incident reporting capability to the LexisNexis eCrash solution.
buyer parent: RELX Group plc
buyer: LexisNexis Risk Solutions
LexisNexis Risk Solutions is a leader in providing essential information that helps customers across industries and government predict, assess and manage risk. They provide products and services that address evolving client needs in the risk sector while upholding the highest standards. "
target: Coplogic
Coplogic is a SaaS company dedicated to providing innovative technical solutions to public safety agencies. Their staff combines Silicon Valley engineering expertise with over 100 years of combined law enforcement experience to provide powerful, flexible products to law enforcement agencies.
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announced 12/4/2019 via BNC Analysis

Sino Hua-An International Bhd, will acquire TouchPoint International Sdn Bhd

synopsis: Sino Hua-An International Bhd, a metallurgical coke manufacturer in Malaysia, will acquire TouchPoint International, Malaysia's leading smart city platform provider. TouchPoint offers a mobile app loyalty and community engagement platform designed to help brand owners, retail chains and organizations engage customers and community members.
buyer: Sino Hua-An International Bhd (KLSE:HUAAN:$181.02)
Sino Hua-An International Bhd (Hua-An Group) is a metallurgical coke manufacturer in Malaysia. Hua-An Group is primarily engaged in the production and sale of metallurgical coke and its by-products, including coal gas, tar, crude benzene, and ammonia sulfate. "
target: TouchPoint International Sdn Bhd
TouchPoint International is Malaysia's leading smart city platform provider. TouchPoint International offers a mobile app loyalty and community engagement platform designed to help brand owners, retail chains and organizations reach out to and engage customers and community members.
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closed 1/18/2017 via PR Newswire

Marlowe Companies Incorporated, acquired Gravis Marketing

synopsis: Anthony Marlowe via Marlowe Companies Inc. (MCI), the parent company to Mass Markets, the BPO call center, teleservices firm and Anything-as-a-Service (XaaS) provider, announced that it has acquired 100% of Gravis Marketing's telemarketing application and software suites, one of the top political telemarketing software developer in North America.
buyer parent: Iowa City Capital Partners, LC
buyer: Marlowe Companies Incorporated
On October 1st, 2015, Iowa City Capital Partners formed Marlowe Companies Incorporated. It is a holding company owned by Anthony Marlowe. Marlowe was the co-founder of call center industry BPO company, TMone. He was recognized by Inc. Magazine in 2007 as one of the 25 youngest CEOs in America. "
target: Gravis Marketing
Gravis Marketing is a top political telemarketing software developer in North America. They offer application and software suites that include hosted predictive dialer, interactive voice response (IVR), native software, (SaaS), automated market research software, etc.
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closed 4/15/2020 via PR Newswire

Transaction Services Group, acquired PerfectMind Inc.

synopsis: TSG, an Advent portfolio company and leading global provider of business management software, integrated payments, and value-added services to the Health and Fitness, Childcare and Education, and Boutique markets, has acquired PerfectMind Inc., a provider of software for the Parks and Recreation industry, primarily in Canada and the United States.
buyer parent: Advent International
buyer: Transaction Services Group
TSG (Transaction Services Group) is a leading revenue management solutions company that provides business management software, integrated payments, and value-added services to clients around the globe. TSG's focus is on the health and fitness, childcare and early education, and boutique markets. "
target: PerfectMind Inc.
PerfectMind Inc., based in British Columbia, is the creator of an activity registration, facility booking, and membership management platform. It serves member-based organizations including municipalities, residents' associations, school districts, academic institutions, and recreation centers.
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closed 11/8/2017 via GlobeNewswire

West Corporation, acquired ECaTS

synopsis: West Corporation has acquired ECaTS, a division of DirectApps, Inc. ECaTS provides 911 SaaS-based network traffic monitoring and call reporting solutions for local and statewide agencies. They offer a platform that reports on all aspects of Public Safety Answering Point operations, providing a complete management information system.
buyer: West Corporation (WSTC:$2,285.72)
West Corporation is a global provider of communication and network infrastructure services. West helps its clients more effectively communicate, collaborate and connect with their audiences through a diverse portfolio of solutions that include unified communications services and safety services. "
target parent: Direct Technology
target: ECaTS
ECaTS provides unified 911 SaaS-based network traffic monitoring and call reporting solutions for local and statewide agencies. They offer a platform that reports on all aspects of Public Safety Answering Point operations, providing a complete management information system for public safety clients.
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closed 1/27/2021 via PR Newswire

ContextLink, acquired Ambassador

synopsis: i2H has acquired Ambassador, a "Refer-a-Friend" platform that empowers marketers to increase customers, referrals, and revenue by leveraging word-of-mouth. Ambassador will operate as part of i2H's ContextLink, an end-to-end platform that gives brands the ability to personalize to their customer in their loyalty, reward, and offer programs.
buyer: ContextLink
ContextLink is an end-to-end platform that gives brands the ability to personalize to their customer in their loyalty, reward, and offer programs. It provides the Customer Data Platform (CDP) that connects people, data, and devices into a Graph Identity Engine across the digital and physical world. "
target parent: Apollo Global Management
target: Ambassador
Ambassador empowers marketers to increase customers, referrals, and revenue by leveraging the power of word-of-mouth. Their flexible referral marketing software automates the process of enrolling, tracking, rewarding, and managing customers, affiliates, influencers, partners, and fans.
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closed 12/22/2020 via GlobeNewswire

Intrado Corporation, acquired Asparia, Inc.

synopsis: Intrado Corporation, a global leader in technology-enabled services, announced that it has acquired Asparia, Inc., a leading provider of patient engagement solutions for health systems, hospitals, and medical practices.
buyer parent: Apollo Global Management
buyer: Intrado Corporation (WSTC:$2,285.72)
Intrado Corporation is an innovative, cloud-based, global technology partner to clients around the world. Its solutions connect people and organizations at the right time and in the right ways, making those mission-critical connections more relevant, engaging, and actionable. "
target: Asparia, Inc.
Asparia, Inc. is a leading provider of patient engagement solutions for health systems, hospitals, and medical practices. Asparia offers an easy-to-implement platform for healthcare providers to deliver advanced patient engagement capabilities across the patient care journey.
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announced 10/27/2020 via BusinessWire

Teleperformance SA, will acquire Health Advocate, Inc

synopsis: Teleperformance, a leading global group in digitally integrated business services, is to acquire Health Advocate from Intrado Corporation, a global leader in technology-enabled services and portfolio company of funds managed by affiliates of Apollo Global Management, Inc. Health Advocate, Inc. offers healthcare advocacy and assistance services.
buyer: Teleperformance SA (ENXTPA:TEP:$6,450.89)
Teleperformance is the worldwide leader in outsourced omnichannel customer experience management. They connect brands with their customers by providing customer care, technical support, customer acquisition, digital solutions, analytics, back-office and other specialized services. "
target parent: Apollo Global Management
target: Health Advocate, Inc
Health Advocate, Inc. offers healthcare advocacy and assistance services. The company provides claims denials, healthcare bills, payment arrangements, and physicians, hospitals, and healthcare provider advisory and consulting services.
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closed 9/11/2020 via GlobeNewswire

Intrado Corporation, acquired Syn-Apps LLC

synopsis: Intrado Corporation, a leader in technology-enabled services, has acquired Syn-Apps LLC, a pioneer in Internet of Things and mass notification software. Intrado will leverage its longtime leadership position in school communications to further accelerate adoption of the Syn-Apps solution across K-12, higher education, and corporate environments.
buyer parent: Apollo Global Management
buyer: Intrado Corporation (WSTC:$2,285.72)
Intrado Corporation is an innovative, cloud-based, global technology partner to clients around the world. Its solutions connect people and organizations at the right time and in the right ways, making those mission-critical connections more relevant, engaging, and actionable. "
target: Syn-Apps LLC
Syn-Apps is a pioneer in Internet of Things (IoT) and mass notification software. Syn-Apps’ Revolution platform unites disparate on- and off-network communication devices into a single, easy-to-use interface to communicate critical information more efficiently, safely, and reliably.
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closed 8/3/2020 via GlobeNewswire

Intrado Corporation, acquired OnSIP

synopsis: Intrado Corporation, a global leader in technology-enabled services, announced that it has acquired Junction Networks, Inc. d.b.a. OnSIP, a provider of Unified Communications as a Service (“UCaaS”) and collaboration solutions for small and mid-size (“SMB”) customers.
buyer parent: Apollo Global Management
buyer: Intrado Corporation (WSTC:$2,285.72)
Intrado Corporation is an innovative, cloud-based, global technology partner to clients around the world. Their solutions connect people and organizations at the right time and in the right ways, making those mission-critical connections more relevant, engaging, and actionable - turning Information "
target: OnSIP
Junction Networks, Inc. d.b.a. OnSIP, is a provider of Unified Communications as a Service (“UCaaS”) and collaboration solutions for small and mid-size (“SMB”) customers.
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closed 4/15/2019 via GlobeNewswire

West Corporation, acquired Notified

synopsis: West Corporation, a global leader in technology-enabled services, announced it has acquired NSO Group AB, d.b.a. Notified, a Swedish-based provider of a complete suite of cloud media monitoring and measurement tools.
buyer parent: Apollo Global Management
buyer: West Corporation (WSTC:$2,285.72)
West Corporation is a global leader in technology-enabled communication services that connect people and businesses around the world, helping its clients more effectively communicate, collaborate and connect with their audiences through a diverse portfolio of innovative solutions. "
target: Notified
Notified was formed to create a radically different social listening platform. Notified was founded based on the belief that businesses need smarter software that helps marketers get better insights from social data to better prove the value of marketing in social media.
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closed 10/3/2018 via GlobeNewswire

West Corporation, acquired Ambassador

synopsis: West Corporation, a global leader in technology-enabled services, announced it has acquired ZFERRAL, d.b.a. Ambassador, a cloud-based relationship marketing platform. Ambassador empowers marketers to increase customers, referrals and revenue by leveraging the power of word-of-mouth.
buyer parent: Apollo Global Management
buyer: West Corporation (WSTC:$2,285.72)
West Corporation is a global leader in technology-enabled communication services that connect people and businesses around the world, helping its clients more effectively communicate, collaborate and connect with their audiences through a diverse portfolio of innovative solutions. "
target parent: Ludlow Ventures LLC
target: Ambassador
Ambassador empowers marketers to increase customers, referrals and revenue by leveraging the power of word-of-mouth. Their marketer-friendly software simplifies referral marketing, automating the process of enrolling, tracking, rewarding and managing customers, affiliates, influencers and partners.
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closed 10/1/2018 via GlobeNewswire

West Corporation, acquired INXPO, Inc.

synopsis: West Corporation, a global leader in technology-enabled services, has completed the acquisition of INXPO, a provider of feature-rich webcasting and online events for the enterprise. INXPO specializes in delivering interactive webcasts and online events to global audiences of any size to any device.
buyer parent: Apollo Global Management
buyer: West Corporation (WSTC:$2,285.72)
West Corporation is a global leader in technology-enabled communication services that connect people and businesses around the world, helping its clients more effectively communicate, collaborate and connect with their audiences through a diverse portfolio of innovative solutions. "
target: INXPO, Inc.
INXPO is a provider of feature-rich webcasting and online events for the enterprise. Their video platform is built upon a secure, reliable and scalable foundation that has powered thousands of digital events and touched millions of users.
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closed 6/29/2018 via Company Press Release

West Corporation, acquired FlowRoute

synopsis: West Corporation, a global leader in technology-enabled services, announced it has acquired Seattle-based Flowroute, a leading software-centric service provider that supplies communication services and technology for cloud-based products.
buyer parent: Apollo Global Management
buyer: West Corporation (WSTC:$2,285.72)
West Corporation is a global leader in technology-enabled communication services that connect people and businesses around the world, helping its clients more effectively communicate, collaborate and connect with their audiences through a diverse portfolio of innovative solutions. "
target: FlowRoute
Flowroute, the first software-centric carrier, provides communication services and technology for cloud-based platforms. By providing businesses programmatic access to communications infrastructure services, Flowroute removes the complexity of introducing new communications solutions to market.
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closed 6/1/2018 via GlobeNewswire

West Corporation, acquired AVOKE

synopsis: West Corporation, a global leader in technology-enabled services, announced it has acquired the assets of AVOKE from Raytheon Company. AVOKE enables complete visibility into a customer call from the first ring to call completion – across all interactive voice response (“IVR”) systems and transfers.
buyer parent: Apollo Global Management
buyer: West Corporation (WSTC:$2,285.72)
West Corporation is a global leader in technology-enabled communication services that connect people and businesses around the world, helping its clients more effectively communicate, collaborate and connect with their audiences through a diverse portfolio of innovative solutions. "
target parent: Raytheon Company
target: AVOKE
AVOKE enables complete visibility into a customer call from the first ring to call completion – across all interactive voice response (“IVR”) systems and transfers.
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closed 4/16/2018 via GlobeNewswire

West Corporation, purchased Public Relations Solutions & Digital Media Services from Nasdaq, Inc.

synopsis: West Corporation has acquired the Public Relations Solutions and Digital Media Services from Nasdaq. The solutions and services consist of a portfolio of communication tools, media intelligence and multimedia services. The products and services include GlobeNewswire, webhosting, webcasting, media intelligence and an influencers database.
buyer parent: Apollo Global Management
buyer: West Corporation (WSTC:$2,285.72)
West Corporation is a global leader in technology-enabled communication services that connect people and businesses around the world, helping its clients more effectively communicate, collaborate and connect with their audiences through a diverse portfolio of innovative solutions. "
seller: Nasdaq, Inc. (NasdaqGS:NDAQ:$5,926.00)
The Public Relations Solutions and Digital Media Services is a comprehensive portfolio of communication tools, media intelligence and multimedia services for organizations. Nasdaq is a global provider of trading, clearing, exchange technology, listing, information and public company services.
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closed 1/2/2018 via GlobeNewswire

West Corporation, acquired PhoneTree

synopsis: West Corporation, a leading global provider of technology-driven communication services, announced it has acquired the assets of PhoneTree, a provider of automated appointment reminder services and patient communication software to physician practices, enterprise healthcare organizations and other niche vertical markets.
buyer: West Corporation (WSTC:$2,285.72)
West Corporation is a global provider of communication and network infrastructure services. West helps its clients more effectively communicate, collaborate and connect with their audiences through a diverse portfolio of solutions that include unified communications services and safety services. "
target: PhoneTree
PhoneTree is a provider of automated appointment reminder services and patient communication software to physician practices, enterprise healthcare organizations and other niche vertical markets. PhoneTree was founded in 1989 and has grown to serve thousands of customers.
price ($mm)
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closed 11/8/2017 via GlobeNewswire

West Corporation, acquired ECaTS

synopsis: West Corporation has acquired ECaTS, a division of DirectApps, Inc. ECaTS provides 911 SaaS-based network traffic monitoring and call reporting solutions for local and statewide agencies. They offer a platform that reports on all aspects of Public Safety Answering Point operations, providing a complete management information system.
buyer: West Corporation (WSTC:$2,285.72)
West Corporation is a global provider of communication and network infrastructure services. West helps its clients more effectively communicate, collaborate and connect with their audiences through a diverse portfolio of solutions that include unified communications services and safety services. "
target parent: Direct Technology
target: ECaTS
ECaTS provides unified 911 SaaS-based network traffic monitoring and call reporting solutions for local and statewide agencies. They offer a platform that reports on all aspects of Public Safety Answering Point operations, providing a complete management information system for public safety clients.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
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EV / EBITDA
closed 5/2/2017 via BNC Analysis

West Corporation, acquired CallPointe

synopsis: West Corporation, a global provider of communication and network infrastructure services, has acquired Callpointe.com, Inc., a provider of automated appointment messaging services for healthcare providers.
buyer: West Corporation (WSTC:$2,285.72)
West Corporation is a global provider of communication and network infrastructure services. West helps its clients more effectively communicate, collaborate and connect with their audiences through a diverse portfolio of solutions that include unified communications services, safety services & more."
target: CallPointe
Callpointe is a customer-centric company that delivers common sense solutions; high-quality, custom patient communications for healthcare providers. Practice managers and healthcare organizations turn to Callpointe when they are committed to patient outreach.
price ($mm)
$26
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 3/7/2017 via GlobeNewswire

West Unified Communications Services, purchased Cloud Collaboration Practice & Assets from Vocus Group Ltd

synopsis: West Corporation, a global provider of communication and network infrastructure services, announced it has completed the acquisition of the cloud collaboration practice and assets from Vocus Group in Australia. The acquired business assets and operations will be integrated into West's Unified Communications Services reportable segment.
buyer parent: West Corporation
buyer: West Unified Communications Services
West Unified Communications Services (formerly InterCall), a subsidiary of West Corporation, is the largest service provider specializing in collaboration and conference communications. They help companies be more productive by providing advanced audio, event, Web and video conferencing solutions. "
seller: Vocus Group Ltd (ASX:VOC:$1,172.06)
Vocus Group's Cloud Collaboration Practice and Assets provides Cisco’s hosted Unified Communications stack in the Asia-Pacific region. Their facilities in Perth and Melbourne, Australia operates with a fully-dedicated and experienced personnel driving business development & support of clients.
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closed 12/12/2016 via GlobeNewswire

West Corporation, acquired 911 ETC

synopsis: West Corporation, a global provider of communication and network infrastructure services, announced it has acquired 911 ETC, Inc., a leading provider of E9-1-1 services for the enterprise. 911 ETC serves thousands of client sites, helping first responders pinpoint a caller’s location within a facility and organizations meet E9-1-1 regulations.
buyer: West Corporation (WSTC:$2,285.72)
West Corporation is a global provider of communication and network infrastructure solutions. West helps manage or support essential enterprise communications with services such as unified communication services, public safety services, interactive services such as automated notifications, and more. "
target: 911 ETC
911 ETC is the industry leader in the world of enhanced 911. A fully automated hosted, or SaaS solution enables 911 ETC to interface with virtually any administration platform in existence, providing a cost-effective and simple-to-implement plan and ongoing database management for the enterprise.
price ($mm)
$10
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 3/14/2016 via Company Press Release

West Corporation, acquired SynreVoice Technologies Inc.

synopsis: West Corporation announced the acquisition of substantially all of the assets of Synrevoice Technologies, Inc., a leading provider of messaging and notification services to the K-12 education and commercial markets. Synrevoice, based in Markham, Ontario, has grown to serve thousands of school clients throughout the U.S. and Canada.
buyer: West Corporation (WSTC:$2,285.72)
West Corporation is a global provider of communication and network infrastructure solutions. West helps manage or support essential enterprise communications with services such as unified communication services, public safety services, interactive services such as automated notifications, and more. "
target: SynreVoice Technologies Inc.
Synrevoice provides a notification and communication SaaS platform used by K-12 educators. Their leading product, SchoolConnects, enables the delivery of daily attendance, special announcements, and school-wide messages to parents, staff, and school groups within schools and school districts.
price ($mm)
$9.30
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 11/4/2015 via BNC Analysis

West Corporation, acquired ClientTell Inc.

synopsis: West Corporation, the Omaha-based U.S. leader in telephone conference calls, announced that it has completed the acquisition of ClientTell Inc., a provider of automated notifications and lab reporting services to the health care industry. ClientTell will become part of West Corporation's interactive services line of business.
buyer: West Corporation (WSTC:$2,285.72)
West Corporation is a global provider of communication and network infrastructure solutions. West helps manage or support essential enterprise communications with services such as unified communication services, public safety services, interactive services such as automated notifications, and more. "
target: ClientTell Inc.
ClientTell is a leading provider of automated appointment reminders and patient notification solutions. Founded in 1999, ClientTell has grown to become one of the largest providers of automated notification and lab reporting services in the healthcare industry.
price ($mm)
$38
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 11/4/2015 via PR Newswire

West Corporation, acquired Magnetic North Software Ltd

synopsis: West Corporation has acquired Magnetic North, a provider of proprietary hosted customer contact center and unified communications solutions to enterprises. The technology that Magnetic North has developed will be used across West to provide clients with the capability to deliver seamless and contextual multi-channel consumer experiences.
buyer: West Corporation (WSTC:$2,285.72)
West Corporation is a global provider of communication and network infrastructure solutions. West helps manage or support essential enterprise communications with services such as unified communication services, public safety services, interactive services such as automated notifications, and more. "
target: Magnetic North Software Ltd
Magnetic North is a U.K.-based provider of proprietary hosted customer contact center and unified communications solutions to enterprises. It is leading the contact center in the cloud revolution by providing organizations of every size with a high-availability, secure, enterprise-class solution.
price ($mm)
$39
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 6/2/2015 via GlobeNewswire

SchoolMessenger, acquired SharpSchool, Inc.

synopsis: SchoolMessenger has completed the acquisition of substantially all of the assets of Intrafinity, Inc., doing business as SharpSchool, a leading provider of website and content management system (CMS) software-as-a-service solutions for the K-12 education market.
buyer parent: West Corporation
buyer: SchoolMessenger
Reliance Communications, through its SchoolMessenger brand, is a provider of on-demand notification solutions for the education market. The company is counted on by school districts and other institutions to keep parents, staff and students informed in both emergency and non-emergency situations. "
target: SharpSchool, Inc.
SharpSchool is a provider of educational technology solutions for schools and school districts. SharpSchool specializes in communication and learning platforms which have been built to enable community engagement and communication by digitally connecting teachers, students, parents and staff.
price ($mm)
$19
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 5/12/2014 via PR Newswire

Dimension Data Holdings plc, acquired Teliris

synopsis: In a move to expand its Managed Services for Visual Communications (MSVC) operations, Dimension Data announced that it has acquired 100% of Teliris, a privately-owned cloud video managed services business with offices in London, Connecticut and New York, for an undisclosed sum.
buyer parent: Nippon Telegraph and Telephone Corporation
buyer: Dimension Data Holdings plc
Dimension Data plc is an ICT services and solutions provider that uses its technology expertise, global service delivery capability, and entrepreneurial spirit to accelerate the business ambitions of its clients. "
target: Teliris
Teliris is one of the first industry pioneers to deliver cloud-based managed telepresence services, and provides immersive telepresence and videoconferencing services via its own proprietary platform, Lentaris. Peak 10 provides reliable IT infrastructure solutions to companies with a range of needs.
price ($mm)
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EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 12/20/2016 via Market Wire

GreatCall, Inc, acquired Healthsense, Inc.

synopsis: GreatCall Inc., the leader in connected health for active aging, has acquired Healthsense, the leading provider of passive remote monitoring services for the senior care continuum. Healthsense helps senior care providers reduce costs, increase independence, and enhance caregiver and senior experiences.
buyer: GreatCall, Inc
GreatCall is the leader in connected health for active aging. With health and safety solutions for older adults and their family caregivers, GreatCall’s innovative suite of easy-to-use mobile products and award-winning approach to customer care helps aging consumers live more independent lives. "
target: Healthsense, Inc.
Healthsense, the fastest growing provider of aging services technology, provides technology-enabled care solutions for the entire senior care continuum. Healthsense offers a full range of remote monitoring, emergency response, and wellness management solutions to senior care providers.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 8/10/2020 via BNC Analysis

Welltel, acquired Intellicom Ireland

synopsis: Welltel, Ireland’s fastest-growing communications and IT company, announces that it has acquired Intellicom, an Irish company that develops and supplies telecommunications and UC (unified communications) and contact centre systems to business customers.
buyer: Welltel
Welltel is a rapidly growing communications company, currently employing 70 people and providing managed services to over 3,000 business customers in Ireland and internationally. "
target: Intellicom Ireland
Intellicom is an Irish company that develops and supplies telecommunications and UC (unified communications) and contact centre systems to business customers. Founded in 2005, Intellicom provides cloud and on-premises telephone, contact centre, direct and through channel partners
price ($mm)
$6.50
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 1/16/2019 via BNC Analysis

Arrow Business Communications Limited, acquired Abica

synopsis: Arrow Business Communications has acquired Abica and its subsidiary PCR IT to extend its telecoms and IT services offering. The acquired firms have offices in Glasgow, further expanding Arrow’s presence in Scotland.
buyer: Arrow Business Communications Limited
Based In the UK, Arrow specializes in telephony, data, IT and energy solutions for businesses. It offers a diverse product range including hosted telephony and mobiles through to mobile device management, telephone systems, IT services, voice and data connectivity. "
target: Abica
UK-based Abica have a range of innovative business broadband, mobile & telecoms products to suit businesses of all sizes. They offer solutions around connectivity, mobility, IoT and unified communications for both private and public sector organizations.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 3/27/2012 via PR Newswire

Strategic Products and Services (SPS), acquired Jones Communications

synopsis: Strategic Products and Services announced the acquisition of Texas-based Jones Communications. Jones Communications specializes in unified communications, data applications, wireless solutions, cabling and infrastructure.
buyer: Strategic Products and Services (SPS)
Strategic Products and Services (SPS) has helped companies across the globe boost revenues, overcome business obstacles and gain an edge on the competition. SPS designs, implements and supports technology solutions to help customers be more efficient and competitive in their markets. "
target: Jones Communications
Jones Communications specializes in unified communications, data applications, wireless solutions, cabling and infrastructure. Jones' experience, knowledge base, certifications and resources make them well positioned to support Nortel clients through strategic consulting and maintenance services.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 10/28/2011 via BNC Analysis

Complete Telecom, acquired Intellicom Ireland

synopsis: Complete Telecom has acquired Intellicom Ireland. Intellicom Ireland Ltd designs, develops, and supports business communications solutions. The company offers enterprise telephony and contact center solutions.
buyer: Complete Telecom
Complete Telecom is one of Ireland’s leading enterprise providers of managed network and telecoms services. Its all-fibre next generation network and extensive experience of converged network infrastructure means it can deliver fully integrated connectivity. "
target: Intellicom Ireland
Intellicom Ireland Ltd designs, develops, and supports business communications solutions. The company offers enterprise telephony and contact center solutions.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 5/1/2012 via BusinessWire

Global Telecom & Technology, Inc., acquired nLayer Communications, Inc.

synopsis: Global Telecom & Technology, Inc. announced the acquisition of privately-held, Chicago-based nLayer Communications, Inc. nLayer Communications is a leading provider of wholesale IP Transit, Data Transport, and Managed Networking Services in major markets throughout North America and Europe.
buyer: Global Telecom & Technology, Inc. (GTT:$1,680.30)
Global Telecom & Technology, Inc. (GTT) is a global network operator delivering managed data services to large enterprise, government and carrier customers in over 80 countries worldwide. GTT provides customers with innovative connectivity solutions by utilizing the company's own network assets. "
target: nLayer Communications, Inc.
nLayer Communications, Inc. is a leading provider of wholesale IP Transit, Data Transport, and Managed Networking Services in major markets throughout North America and Europe. nLayer sets the new standard for affordable, high quality Internet services.
price ($mm)
$12
rev ($mm)
$15
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
1.2x
EV / EBITDA
announced 3/8/2012 via BNC Analysis

Utility Telephone, will acquire Creative Interconnect Communications, LLC

synopsis: Utility Telephone, Inc, the premier integrated provider of business telecommunications in California and Northern Nevada, announced a definitive agreement to acquire the customer base and network assets of San Carlos-based Metro Ethernet and Hosted VoIP provider Creative Interconnect Communications, LLC.
buyer: Utility Telephone
Founded in 1996 and headquartered in Stockton, CA, Utility Telephone provides business-to-business telephone and internet services focusing on competitive pricing, comprehensive product lines and long-term customer relationships. "
target: Creative Interconnect Communications, LLC
Creative Interconnect Communications is a full service VoIP provider in the San Francisco Bay area. They offer Metro Ethernet and Hosted VoIP services across the United States.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 3/7/2012 via BusinessWire

Avtex Solutions, LLC, purchased Contact Center and VoIP Division from Sage Innovations, LLC

synopsis: Avtex, a provider of integrated, interaction solutions, announced the completion of the acquisition of the Contact Center and VoIP division of Sage Innovations, a respected technology solutions provider and Interactive Intelligence reseller based in Chesterfield, MO.
buyer parent: Pohlad Family Companies
buyer: Avtex Solutions, LLC
Providing multimedia contact center solutions since 1971, Avtex is an application and systems integration company that designs, deploys and supports contact center, IP telephony and unified messaging solutions, enabling organizations to embrace their customers. "
seller: Sage Innovations, LLC
Based in Chesterfield, MO, Sage Innovations is a technology solutions provider focusing on Contact Center, VoIP, Virtualization, Storage and Infrastructure.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 2/16/2012 via Market Wire

United Network Services, Inc., acquired IPNetZone Communications, Inc.

synopsis: UNSi has announced the acquisition of IPNetZone Communications, a privately-held global network provider based in New York providing Internet, multiprotocol label switching, VPLS, managed network and monitoring solutions to enterprise and carrier clients internationally.
buyer: United Network Services, Inc.
United Network Services (UNSi) is a leading provider of managed services for voice and data networks. UNSi provides a complete managed solution for IT professionals (CIO, IT Directors) so they can more efficiently manage the critical IT infrastructure of their business. "
target: IPNetZone Communications, Inc.
IPNetZone Communications, Inc. is a rapidly growing, privately-held global network provider based in New York providing Internet, multiprotocol label switching, VPLS, managed network and monitoring solutions to enterprise and carrier clients internationally.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 3/26/2012 via BusinessWire

ShoreTel Inc., acquired M5 Networks

synopsis: ShoreTel, the leading provider of brilliantly simple premise and cloud-based business phone system and communication solutions with fully integrated unified communications (UC) and contact center capabilities, announced it has completed its acquisition of M5 Networks. ShoreTel adds M5’s hosted Unified Communications to its portfolio.
buyer: ShoreTel Inc. (SHOR:$360.44)
ShoreTel, Inc. is the provider of brilliantly simple Unified Communication (UC) solutions based on its IP business phone system. With its UC solution, enterprises trade complexity for plug-and-play simplicity in integrated voice, video, data, and mobile communication. "
target: M5 Networks
M5 Networks, the market leader in managed, hosted Voice-over-IP (VoIP), allows companies to work the way they want to, while connecting them to their customers, their applications and their businesses.
price ($mm)
$124
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 2/16/2012 via BusinessWire

j2 Global Communications, Inc., acquired Zimo Communications Ltd.

synopsis: j2 Global, Inc., the provider of cloud services for business, announced that it has acquired Zimo Communications Ltd., the UK-based provider of Numberstore™ cloud voice services. From 0800 freephone to premium rate numbers, Numberstore offers a range of call tariffs and service plans for every organisation, regardless of size.
buyer: j2 Global Communications, Inc. (JCOM:$1,555.38)
Founded in 1995, j2 Global Communications, Inc. provides outsourced, value-added messaging and communications services to individuals and businesses around the world. j2 Global’s network spans more than 4,600 cities in 49 countries on six continents. "
target: Zimo Communications Ltd.
Zimo Communications Ltd., based in the UK, is a leading telecoms innovator. Zimo is best known for its popular Numberstore site which provides non-geographic numbers and powerful online call management tools.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 6/19/2019 via Company Press Release

Destiny NV, acquired OZMO cloud communications

synopsis: Belgian-based Destiny has acquired the Dutch OZMO cloud communications. OZMO specializes in cloud communication solutions for small and medium-sized enterprises through professional IT and telecom partners. OZMO supports partners with commercial tools and operational services to offer cloud communication solutions.
buyer: Destiny NV
Belgium-based Destiny is a provider of secure cloud communication solutions, focusing primarily on small and medium-sized innovative companies. With the Destiny cloud interaction platform, companies can communicate more efficiently from anywhere and with any device. "
target: OZMO cloud communications
Netherlands-based OZMO cloud communications specialize in cloud communication solutions for small and medium-sized enterprises through professional IT and telecom partners. They support partners with commercial tools and operational services to offer a cloud communication solution to end customers.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
announced 4/10/2008 via Company Press Release

BT Group plc, will acquire Wire One Technologies, Inc.

synopsis: BT has agreed to acquire Wire One Holdings Inc. (“Wire One”), one of the leading providers of videoconferencing solutions in the United States. It is intended that Wire One will form the core of BT Conferencing’s video services unit.
buyer: BT Group plc (BT:$28,856.04)
BT is one of the world's leading providers of communications solutions and services operating in 170 countries. Its principal activities include networked IT services, local, national and international telecommunications services, and higher-value broadband and internet products and services. "
target parent: The Gores Group, LLC
target: Wire One Technologies, Inc.
Wire One Communications, with over 20 years of conferencing support expertise, is one of the recognized leaders in providing easy to use, reliable, and cost effective video communication solutions to customers.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
$140
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
0.0x
EV / EBITDA
closed 3/18/2021 via Company Press Release

Twilio, acquired ValueFirst

synopsis: ValueFirst, an enterprise communication platform company that connects businesses with their consumers, has been acquired by Twilio, a leading cloud communications and customer engagement platform.
buyer: Twilio (TWLO:$1,986.90)
Twilio powers the future of business communications and is used by millions of developers. Twilio has democratized communications channels like voice, text, chat, video, and email by virtualizing the world’s communications infrastructure through APIs that are simple enough for any developer to use. "
target: ValueFirst
Founded in 2003, ValueFirst is an enterprise communication platform company that connects businesses with their consumers. They enable intelligent conversations across telecom and internet channels through their communication platforming enabling circa 4 Billion interactions a month.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
announced 6/15/2020 via GlobeNewswire

Sinch AB, will acquire ACL Mobile

synopsis: Sinch AB, a global leader in cloud communications for mobile customer engagement, is to acquire ACL Mobile Limited, a leading communications platform provider to businesses in Southeast Asia. Their platform enables large and leading enterprises to engage their customers over multiple channels including SMS, voice, email, IP messaging and WhatsApp.
buyer: Sinch AB (OM:SINCH:$1,178.73)
Sweden-based Sinch brings businesses and people closer with tools enabling personal engagement. Its leading cloud communications platform lets businesses reach every mobile phone on the planet, in seconds or less, through mobile messaging, voice, and video. "
target: ACL Mobile
ACL Mobile is a leading communications platform provider to businesses in Southeast Asia. Their platform enables large and leading enterprises to engage their customers over multiple channels including SMS, voice, email, IP messaging and WhatsApp.
price ($mm)
$71*
rev ($mm)
$65
EBITDA ($mm)
$6
EV / rev
1.3x
EV / EBITDA
13.6x
closed 3/6/2019 via Company Press Release

Commify, acquired TextAnywhere

synopsis: Commify, the company behind a global portfolio of business messaging brands, has announced the acquisition of TextAnywhere from Stericycle Inc. TextAnywhere is a text/SMS messaging service provider in the UK. They provide and develop ever-improving and wide ranging text-messaging solutions to businesses.
buyer: Commify
UK's Commify is the team behind a global portfolio of business messaging brands. Commify provides SMS, voice, web, IP/OTT, email and intelligent multichannel messaging services both on a self-serve basis (through an online platform or API), and as a tailored solution to more complex needs. "
target parent: Stericycle, Inc.
target: TextAnywhere
TextAnywhere is a text/SMS messaging service provider in the UK. They provide and develop ever-improving and wide ranging text-messaging solutions to businesses.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
$16
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
0.0x
EV / EBITDA
closed 11/28/2018 via BNC Analysis

LINK Mobility AS, acquired HSL Mobile

synopsis: LINK Mobility Group AS, Norway's leading and fastest growing provider of B2C mobile messaging and mobile services, has acquired HSL Mobile, a reputable and highly reliable mobile messaging provider for organizations in the UK, with its own carrier connected SMSC.
buyer parent: ABRY Partners, LLC
buyer: LINK Mobility AS (OB:LINK:$418.65)
Headquartered in Norway, LINK Mobility Group AS is Europe’s leading provider within mobile communications, specializing in messaging, digital services and data intelligence. The Group offers a wide range of innovative and scalable solutions across industries and sectors. "
target: HSL Mobile
HSL Mobile is known as a reputable and highly reliable mobile messaging provider for organizations in the UK, with its own carrier connected SMSC. The HSL SMS gateway provides reliable and fast business SMS services that enable organizations to send and receive SMS messages.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 1/17/2018 via BNC Analysis

Artilium Plc, acquired interactive digital media GmbH

synopsis: Belgian telecoms service provider Artilium announced it has acquired Interactive Digital Media (IDM), a Germany-based provider of cloud communications services. IDM provides highly reliable and cost efficient cloud communication services on a global scale to mobile operators, mobile service providers and businesses across all industries.
buyer: Artilium Plc (AIM:ARTA:$12.84)
Artilium is a leading Mobile Virtual Network Enabler (MVNE) through its own state of the art Cloud platform. They provide a fully branded mobile offering complete with sim cards and a control panel. "
target: interactive digital media GmbH
Interactive Digital Media GmbH (IDM) specializes in worldwide SMS transmission, mobile and telecommunication services. IDM provides highly reliable and cost efficient cloud communication services on a global scale to mobile operators, mobile service providers and businesses across all industries.
price ($mm)
$4.25
rev ($mm)
$6
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
0.7x
EV / EBITDA
announced 12/27/2017 via Company Press Release

LINK Mobility AS, will acquire Simple SMS Group

synopsis: LINK Mobility Group, a provider of B2C mobile messaging and services, has entered into a definitive agreement for the acquisition of the Austrian mobile messaging companies Simple SMS GmbH and Simple SMS Wholesale GmbH (together Simple SMS Group). Simple SMS Group offers secure SMS messaging whether online, via email or http, XML or smtp interface.
buyer: LINK Mobility AS (OB:LINK:$418.65)
LINK Mobility Group is one of Europe’s leading providers within mobile communications, specialized in mobile messaging services, mobile solutions and mobile data intelligence. The Group offers a wide range of scalable services and solutions across industries and sectors. "
target: Simple SMS Group
Based in Austria, Simple SMS Group is a specialist in web based platform & services for a huge range of professional mobile messaging for business customers. Simple SMS offers simple, fast and secure SMS messaging solutions for their users, whether online, via email or http, XML or smtp interface.
price ($mm)
$2.37
rev ($mm)
$2
EBITDA ($mm)
$0
EV / rev
1.0x
EV / EBITDA
6.3x

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Ticker: XTRA:QSC
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
QSC AG
QSC AG
QSC AG is a service provider for voice and data communication, as well as ICT services. It is the first provider to operate an Open Access platform in Germany, which unites a wide range of broadband technologies to offer national and international site networking, including Managed Services.
year
2020
rev ($mm)
$217.47
EBITDA ($mm)
($26.72)
EBIT ($mm)
($42.82)
Net Income ($mm)
$80.54
Employees
860
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Ticker: ASX:OTW
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Over the Wire Holdings Limited
Over the Wire Holdings Limited
Over the Wire is a Telecommunications and IT solution provider in Australia. Over the Wire specializes in converged voice and data networks, data centres, and hosted infrastructure solutions for corporate clients. Their core offerings include data networks, voice, managed cloud, and colocation.
year
2020
rev ($mm)
$62.73
EBITDA ($mm)
$10.94
EBIT ($mm)
$5.45
Net Income ($mm)
$3.60
Employees
0
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Ticker: ASX:5GN
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
5G Networks Limited
5G Networks offers a level of broadband services that businesses can rely upon to succeed. They provide state of the art services ranging from Integrated Fibre and Wireless, High Speed Internet Access and Cloud Computing Services.
year
2020
rev ($mm)
$47.43
EBITDA ($mm)
$2.50
EBIT ($mm)
($0.25)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
0
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Ticker: SHOR
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
ShoreTel Inc.
ShoreTel Inc.
ShoreTel, Inc. is a leading provider of brilliantly simple IP phone systems and unified communications solutions powering today’s always-on workforce. Its flexible communications solutions for on-premises, cloud and hybrid environments eliminate complexity, reduce costs and improve productivity.
year
2015
rev ($mm)
$360.44
EBITDA ($mm)
$28.62
EBIT ($mm)
$9.73
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
1063
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Ticker: NGM:INFRA
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
InfraCom Group AB
InfraCom Group AB
InfraCom is a leading player in IT infrastructure. The company owns, operates and develops high-quality services in cloud-based telephony, cloud-based IT services, data centers, as well as data communication and Internet access to customers who demand high operational and data security.
year
2020
rev ($mm)
$23.21
EBITDA ($mm)
$4.70
EBIT ($mm)
$2.43
Net Income ($mm)
$1.19
Employees
0
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Ticker: JSE:TLM
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
TeleMasters Holdings Limited
TeleMasters Holdings Limited
TeleMasters Holdings Limited is celebrating 23 years in the telecommunications services industry. TeleMasters delivers full digital SIP-based telecommunication connectivity voice services across South Africa to SMEs and enterprise clients.
year
2019
rev ($mm)
$5.20
EBITDA ($mm)
$0.26
EBIT ($mm)
($0.04)
Net Income ($mm)
$0.12
Employees
50
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Ticker: BIT:ACO
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Acotel Group S.p.A.
Acotel Group S.p.A.
Acotel Group SpA is an Italy-based company operating in the information and communications technology (ITC) sector. Acotel is structured into three business areas, Acotel TLC, Acotel Interactive, and Acotel TLC.
year
2015
rev ($mm)
$72.98
EBITDA ($mm)
($15.02)
EBIT ($mm)
($17.58)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
293
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Ticker: TSE:3778
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
SAKURA Internet Inc.
SAKURA Internet Inc.
SAKURA Internet is a Japanese company that offers high quality internet services centered on data centers. Their data centers have high availability and provide high-capacity and high-speed internet connections. SAKURA Internet offers diverse services to meet the needs of their client's business.
year
2018
rev ($mm)
$156.66
EBITDA ($mm)
$29.06
EBIT ($mm)
$6.71
Net Income ($mm)
$3.26
Employees
563
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Ticker: AIM:ADT
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
AdEPT Telecom plc
AdEPT is a telecommunications provider. They unite communication and innovation through the use of technology. They deliver products and services that help businesses to grow, be competitive, increase profitability and improve the way they communicate with their customers and their employees.
year
2018
rev ($mm)
$59.27
EBITDA ($mm)
$12.06
EBIT ($mm)
$7.76
Net Income ($mm)
$5.02
Employees
200
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Ticker: OTCPK:PVSP
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Pervasip Corp.
Pervasip Corp.
Pervasip is a new generation communications company providing wholesale and retail Voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP) services. Pervasip is focusing its resources on the growth of its wholly owned subsidiary, VoX Communications.
year
2014
rev ($mm)
$0.70
EBITDA ($mm)
EBIT ($mm)
($1.11)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
5
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