Like AboveNationMedia

closed 2/22/2018 via BNC Analysis

Evoke Group, acquired AboveNationMedia

synopsis: Huntsworth PLC has acquired AboveNationMedia through its subsidiary Evoke Group, a collection of health marketing companies. AboveNationMedia is a full-service media strategy and buying agency built for the technology-infused marketplace. AboveNationMedia provides trusted strategic counsel and true transparency in their media investments.
buyer parent: Huntsworth PLC
buyer: Evoke Group
Evoke Group is a collection of leading health marketing, communications and media companies bound by a common purpose: Health More Human. The group includes Evoke Health, FIRSTHAND, Fabric, Traverse HealthStrategy, nitrogen health, Tonic Life Communications and AboveNationMedia. "
target: AboveNationMedia
AboveNationMedia is a full-service media strategy and buying agency built for today's technology-infused marketplace. With a focus on ad tech and proprietary media solutions, AboveNationMedia provides clients with trusted strategic counsel and true transparency in their media investments.
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$1
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$1
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closed 8/5/2021 via Company Press Release

Brainlabs, acquired MediaNet (Canada)

synopsis: Brainlabs, a digital marketing agency in the UK, has acquired MediaNet, a full-service digital solutions company in Canada. MediaNet builds and executes high-performance digital media experiences that connects brands to their audience. They offer services for paid media, Google marketing, creative & UX, marketing analytics, and more.
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: MediaNet (Canada)
MediaNet is a full-service digital solutions company in Canada. MediaNet builds and executes high-performance digital media experiences that connects brands to their audience. They offer services for paid media, Google marketing, creative & UX, marketing analytics, and more.
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announced 7/19/2021 via PR Newswire

Tinuiti Inc., will acquire Bliss Point Media

synopsis: Tinuiti, the largest independent performance marketing agency in the US, will acquire Bliss Point Media, a cutting edge video advertising agency delivering high-impact performance marketing campaigns. Bliss Point uses machine learning and algorithmic media buying to establish, optimize and scale TV and streaming video campaigns.
buyer: Tinuiti Inc.
Tinuiti is the largest independent performance marketing firm across Google, Facebook, and Amazon. With expert knowledge in search, social, Amazon & marketplaces, mobile apps, CRM & email marketing, and more, Tinuiti understands success requires both strategy and channel specialization. "
target: Bliss Point Media
Bliss Point Media is a cutting edge video advertising agency delivering high-impact performance marketing campaigns. Bliss Point uses machine learning and algorithmic media buying to establish, optimize and scale TV and streaming video campaigns for the most innovative direct-to-consumer companies.
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closed 4/14/2021 via BusinessWire

SproutLoud Media Networks, LLC, acquired Strategic Fuse

synopsis: SproutLoud, a leader in Distributed Marketing software solutions, announced that it has acquired Strategic Fuse, a Chicago-based trade fund management agency. Strategic Fuse started years ago as a co-op monitoring company has now blossomed into a multi-faceted marketing operation that can meet the challenges of the marketing world.
buyer: SproutLoud Media Networks, LLC
SproutLoud is a leading SaaS-based Through Channel Marketing Automation platform, designed to increase brand sales through partners in local markets. SproutLoud gives brands unparalleled visibility on ROI for individual tactics, campaigns, partner engagement and platform usage. "
target: Strategic Fuse
The people at Strategic Fuse have been honing their ability to make trade fund management smooth and informative for all parties. What started years ago as a co-op monitoring company has now blossomed into a multi-faceted marketing operation that can meet the challenges of the marketing world.
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closed 10/29/2020 via BNC Analysis

Umbra Companies, Inc., acquired Boost Words

synopsis: Umbra Companies, Inc., an investment holding company, has acquired Boost Words, a digital marketing company that specializes in Google Adwords campaigns. Boost Words uses an AI and machine learning-based software solution to help their clients optimize their Adwords campaigns. They also offer services for Facebook ads and SEO.
buyer: Umbra Companies, Inc.
Umbra Companies, Inc. (UCI) is an investment holding company. UCI focuses on growth-oriented companies in the science and technology sectors. They invest in companies during the early stages of development as well as growth stages of companies with a synergistic business model to UCI subsidiaries. "
target: Boost Words
Boost Words is a digital marketing company that specializes in Google Adwords campaigns. Boost Words uses an AI and machine learning-based software solution to help their clients optimize their Adwords campaigns. They also offer services for Facebook ads and SEO.
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closed 8/12/2020 via BNC Analysis

etermax, acquired Performash

synopsis: etermax, a game and AI developer in Argentina, has acquired Performash, an Argentinian company specialized in display advertising and multiplatform video solutions. Performash provides a media buying programmatic platform for advertising over mobile devices. Their technology enables them to determine the best purchase strategy for their clients.
buyer: etermax
etermax is a game and AI developer in Argentina. etermax creates leading consumer brands that entertain, connect and provide business value. Their social games include Trivia Crack, Aworded Crack and more. They also provide in-game advertising services for their games and over 1,800 other titles. "
target: Performash
Performash is an Argentinian company that specializes in display advertising and multiplatform video solutions. Performash provides a media buying programmatic platform for advertising over mobile devices. Their technology enables them to determine the best purchase strategy for their clients.
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closed 2/13/2020 via BusinessWire

Merkle, Inc., acquired Media Storm, LLC

synopsis: Dentsu Aegis Network has acquired Media Storm through Merkle. Media Storm is a leading data-driven marketing agency that has created an integrated solution of identifying and converting hand raisers and driving greater ROI through accountable and active media.
buyer parent: Dentsu Inc.
buyer: Merkle, Inc.
Merkle is a leading data-driven, technology-enabled, global performance marketing agency that specializes in the delivery of unique, personalized customer experiences across platforms and devices. Merkle creates customer experiences that drive improved marketing results and shareholder value. "
target: Media Storm, LLC
Media Storm is a leading data-driven marketing agency that has created an integrated solution of identifying and converting hand raisers and driving greater ROI through accountable and active media.
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announced 3/2/2017 via PR Newswire

Entravision Communications Corporation, will acquire Headway Digital

synopsis: Entravision Communications Corporation, a diversified media company serving Latino audiences and communities, announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire the business of Headway, a leading provider of mobile, programmatic, data and performance digital marketing solutions primarily in the U.S., Mexico and Latin America.
buyer: Entravision Communications Corporation (EVC:$697.98)
Entravision Communications Corporation is a leading media company that reaches and engages U.S. Latinos across acculturation levels and media channels, as well as consumers in Mexico. The company's comprehensive portfolio incorporates integrated media and marketing solutions. "
target: Headway Digital
Headway, marketing powered by technology, is the leading data-driven media buying company for marketers worldwide, integrating proprietary technology and state-of-the-art partner platforms. Their technology combines DMP and powerful media buying capabilities in a one stop advertising platform.
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closed 7/1/2013 via Company Press Release

Lee Equity Partners, LLC, acquired Cross MediaWorks

synopsis: Clarion Capital Partners completed the sale of Cross MediaWorks LLC, a leading provider of technology-enabled television advertising solutions, to Lee Equity Partners. Cross MediaWorks was founded to provide integrated television advertising solutions to media stakeholders facing the challenges of channel proliferation and audience fragmentation.
buyer: Lee Equity Partners, LLC
Lee Equity Partners is a U.S. based middle market private equity firm. They seek to partner with top-tier management teams to build companies with high growth potential. They focus on control buyouts and growth capital financings, typically investing $50 million to $150 million per transaction. "
target parent: Clarion Capital Partners, LLC
target: Cross MediaWorks
Cross MediaWorks is a leading multi-platform media firm that manages an array of media on a targeted and measured basis.
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closed 5/11/2022 via BusinessWire

Hart Inc., acquired MDB Communications, Inc.

synopsis: Hart, an independent marketing and advertising agency delivering unified brand experiences that engage and empower consumers, has acquired MDB Communications, a full-service media-neutral agency. The notable move expands Hart’s marketing approach and service-minded delivery on a national scale while preserving Hart’s status as an independent agency.
buyer: Hart Inc.
Hart is an independent, full-service marketing firm. True to its founding principles, for nearly 60 years Hart’s thinkers, creatives and builders have been delivering unified brand experiences that engage and empower consumers throughout the customer journey. "
target: MDB Communications, Inc.
MDB Communications is a full-service, media-neutral agency that's powered by experienced leaders and innovators. From brand development to media planning, creative execution to public relations, MDB delivers solid thinking, airtight strategy, messaging that motivates and the metrics to prove it.
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closed 4/21/2022 via BNC Analysis

Vo2 Cap, acquired Livewrapped

synopsis: Vo2 Cap Holding, a Swedish holding company focused on the media tech industry, has acquired Livewrapped, an ad tech product and consulting company in Sweden. Livewrapped aims to help companies reduce costs and drastically increase their revenue. They offer services for header bidding, prebid integration, data visualization, and more.
buyer: Vo2 Cap (OM:VO2:$0.00)
Vo2 Cap is a Swedish holding company focused on the media tech industry. Vo2 acquires, invests and injects oxygen into their companies. They provide companies with the skills and tools they need to grow further, whether in sales, structure, tech, programming or anything else they can help with. "
target: Livewrapped
Livewrapped is an ad tech product and consulting company in Sweden. Livewrapped has vast experience in programmatic advertising and aims to help companies reduce costs and drastically increase their revenue. They offer services for header bidding, prebid integration, data visualization, and more.
price ($mm)
$3.20
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closed 3/23/2022 via BusinessWire

Business Warrior, acquired Helix House Advertising

synopsis: Business Warrior Corp., an open source technology company that helps small businesses to enhance their brand, has acquired Helix House, an award-winning advertising agency. Helix House specializes in creating customized, ROI-driven, growth-focused advertising solutions. They provide services for SEO, social media, content marketing, and more.
buyer: Business Warrior (OTCPK:BZWR:$0.39)
Business Warrior is an open source technology company that helps small businesses to enhance their brand. Business Warrior provides a data driven marketing solution that collects multiple data points to provide a holistic view of a business's online reputation, listings, search results and more. "
target: Helix House Advertising
Helix House is an award-winning advertising agency. Helix House specializes in creating customized, ROI-driven, growth-focused advertising solutions for businesses across the globe. They provide services for SEO, social media, content marketing, PPC advertising, and more.
price ($mm)
$2.25
rev ($mm)
$1
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
4.9x
EV / EBITDA
closed 3/23/2022 via Yahoo, Inc.

Media Carry, acquired VVILL

synopsis: Media Carry, a full-service Shopify plus agency in the UK, has acquired VVILL, a leading social media advertising agency. VVILL helps brands to grown their audiences and drive results. They specialize in Instagram campaigns, and digital commerce media buying for enterprise clients. They also offer influencer marketing services.
buyer: Media Carry
Media Carry is a full-service Shopify plus agency in the UK. Media Carry works with ambitious brands to leverage their growth potential and build long-term success. They offer services for web design and development, SEO, Shopify integration, and more. "
target: VVILL
VVILL is a leading social media advertising agency. VVILL helps brands to grown their audiences and drive results. They specialize in Instagram campaigns, and digital commerce media buying for enterprise clients. They also offer influencer marketing services.
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closed 2/10/2022 via PR Newswire

Making Science Group, S.A., acquired Tre Kronor Media

synopsis: Making Science Group S.A., a technology and digital marketing consultancy based in Spain, has acquired a 70% stake in Tre Kronor Media, a full service marketing company in Sweden. Tre Kronor Media helps brands to get the maximum value from their media campaigns. They specialize in SEM, programmatic, social advertising, and influencer marketing.
buyer: Making Science Group, S.A. (BME:MAKS:$66.54)
Based in Spain, Making Science is a technology and digital marketing consultancy specializing in e-commerce and digital transformation. Its business model responds to the growing need for companies to digitize their entire value chain, particularly in the area of marketing. "
target: Tre Kronor Media (OTCPK:UCPA:$55.53)
Tre Kronor Media is a full service marketing and advertising company in Sweden. Tre Kronor Media helps brands to get the maximum value from their media campaigns. They specialize in SEM, programmatic, social advertising, native advertising and influencer marketing.
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closed 1/27/2022 via BusinessWire

Capitala Finance Corporation, acquired Overdrive Interactive, LLC

synopsis: Capitala Group, a leading asset management firm, has acquired Overdrive Interactive, an award-winning digital marketing agency. Overdrive delivers customized brand-building marketing programs that yield measurable insights to its customers. They offer services for lead generation, SEO, media planning, social media, content creation, and more.
buyer: Capitala Finance Corporation (CPTA:$47.11)
Capitala Group is a $3 billion asset management firm that provides capital to lower middle-market companies throughout North America. Capitala has invested in over 150 companies and partners with strong management teams to generate value and superior risk-adjusted returns for its investors. "
target: Overdrive Interactive, LLC
Overdrive Interactive is an award-winning digital marketing agency. Overdrive delivers customized brand-building marketing programs that yield measurable insights to its customers. They offer services for lead generation, SEO, media planning, social media, content creation, and more.
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closed 1/5/2022 via PR Newswire

Stagwell Inc., acquired Goodstuff

synopsis: Stagwell, the challenger network built to transform marketing, has acquired Goodstuff, the 130-strong, full-service media planning and buying agency based in London. Goodstuff brings complementary and additive client services, including communications strategy, full-funnel media delivery, and inventive solutions for premier clients.
buyer: Stagwell Inc. (STGW:$1,469.36)
Stagwell is the challenger network built to transform marketing. They deliver scaled creative performance for the world's most ambitious brands, connecting culture-moving creativity with leading-edge technology to harmonize the art and science of marketing. "
target: Goodstuff
Goodstuff is the UK's leading media planning and buying agency. Goodstuff's services include communications planning, social media management, data analytics technology, audience research and insight, technology and digital audits, content creation and production, and more.
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closed 12/15/2021 via Company Press Release

Gen3 Marketing, acquired OAK Digital

synopsis: Gen3 Marketing, LLC, a full-service digital marketing services provider, has acquired OAK Digital, LLC, a performance marketing agency. OAK Digital provides end-to-end affiliate marketing services for direct-to-consumer brands like Freshly, Angie’s List, the UFC, and more. They offer services for paid search, SEO, social, media buying, and more.
buyer: Gen3 Marketing
Gen3 Marketing is a leading digital marketing agency that provides affiliate marketing services to customers by optimizing advertisers’ positioning of their products and services on third party websites. Gen3 also provides services that include pay-per-click, search engine optimization, and more. "
target: OAK Digital
OAK Digital is an award winning performance marketing agency. OAK Digital provides end-to-end affiliate marketing services for direct-to-consumer brands like Freshly, Angie’s List, the UFC, The Minnesota Vikings, and more. They offer services for paid search, SEO, social, media buying, and more.
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announced 9/20/2021 via PR Newswire

Omnicom Group Inc., will acquire Oliver Schrott Kommunikation GmbH

synopsis: Omnicom Group Inc., a leading global marketing and corporate communications company, will acquire Oliver Schrott Kommunikation GmbH (OSK), a public relations (PR) and communication agency in Germany. OSK offers services for PR, social media, content marketing, paid media, influencer communication and more.
buyer: Omnicom Group Inc. (OMC:$13,962.10)
Omnicom Group is a leading global marketing and corporate communications company. Omnicom's branded networks and numerous specialty firms provide advertising, strategic media planning and buying, digital and interactive marketing, direct and promotional marketing, public relations and more. "
target: Oliver Schrott Kommunikation GmbH
Oliver Schrott Kommunikation (OSK) is a public relations (PR) and communication agency in Germany. OSK develops successful commu­ni­ca­tion programs that extend beyond the scope of classic PR. They offer services for PR, social media, content marketing, paid media, influencer communication and more.
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closed 9/15/2021 via BNC Analysis

From The Future, acquired Plush

synopsis: From The Future, a strategically-lead digital agency, has acquired Plush Digital, a full-funnel marketing agency. Plush brings together innovative creative, world-class audience and media buying, and advanced analytics to drive repeatable, proven results. They offer services for marketing strategy, media buying, performance creative, and more
buyer: From The Future
From The Future is a strategically-lead digital agency. From The Future creates sustainable growth, and unlocks new revenue streams for Their clients. They provide services for SEO, paid media, performance creative, conversion optimization, and more. "
target: Plush
Plush is a full-funnel marketing agency. Plush brings together innovative creative, world-class audience and media buying, and advanced analytics to drive repeatable, proven results. They offer services for marketing strategy, media buying & planning, performance creative, and data & analytics.
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closed 9/1/2021 via BNC Analysis

Data Axle, acquired Lake Group Media, Inc.

synopsis: Data Axle, a leading provider of data, data-driven marketing and real-time intelligence solutions, has acquired Lake Group Media, Inc, a media buying and sales agency, and DonorBase, Inc, a leading nonprofit cooperative database. As a result of the acquisition, Data Axle will now own two of the industry’s leading donor databases for nonprofits.
buyer: Data Axle
Data Axle is a leading provider of data, data-driven marketing and real-time business intelligence solutions for enterprise, small business, nonprofit, and political organizations. "
target: Lake Group Media, Inc.
Lake Group Media is a leading media buying and media sales agency specializing in direct mail, email, and online channels. DonorBase is a category leading cooperative donor database for nonprofits and fundraisers.
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closed 2/22/2018 via BNC Analysis

Evoke Group, acquired AboveNationMedia

synopsis: Huntsworth PLC has acquired AboveNationMedia through its subsidiary Evoke Group, a collection of health marketing companies. AboveNationMedia is a full-service media strategy and buying agency built for the technology-infused marketplace. AboveNationMedia provides trusted strategic counsel and true transparency in their media investments.
buyer parent: Huntsworth PLC
buyer: Evoke Group
Evoke Group is a collection of leading health marketing, communications and media companies bound by a common purpose: Health More Human. The group includes Evoke Health, FIRSTHAND, Fabric, Traverse HealthStrategy, nitrogen health, Tonic Life Communications and AboveNationMedia. "
target: AboveNationMedia
AboveNationMedia is a full-service media strategy and buying agency built for today's technology-infused marketplace. With a focus on ad tech and proprietary media solutions, AboveNationMedia provides clients with trusted strategic counsel and true transparency in their media investments.
price ($mm)
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$1
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$1
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closed 5/29/2019 via BNC Analysis

Evoke Group, acquired KYNE

synopsis: Evoke Group, a marketing, media and communications agency designed for health and wellness, has acquired KYNE, a health communications agency dedicated to helping improve and save lives. KYNE creates programs that achieve real change, leverage their skills, expertise and passion to break down barriers.
buyer parent: Huntsworth PLC
buyer: Evoke Group
Evoke Group is a marketing, media and communications agency designed for health and wellness. Purpose-built to help their clients navigate complex landscape, they’re bound by a common vision: to make Health More Human. "
target: KYNE
KYNE is a health communications agency dedicated to helping improve and save lives. They create programs that achieve real change, leverage their skills, expertise and passion to break down barriers. They develop and deliver tailored programs to meet clients' goals and objectives.
price ($mm)
$17*
rev ($mm)
$10
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EV / rev
2.0x
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closed 9/27/2018 via Company Press Release

Evoke Group, acquired Navience Healthcare Solutions, LLC

synopsis: Evoke Group, part of Huntsworth, announces the acquisition of New Jersey-based Navience Healthcare Solutions. Navience is a full-service market access and payer marketing agency helping clients navigate the complexities of the ever-changing market access landscape by identifying, developing and executing tailored solutions.
buyer parent: Huntsworth PLC
buyer: Evoke Group
Evoke Group is a marketing, media and communications agency designed for health and wellness. Their digital DNA, data-driven mindset and full-service offering provides a unique position in the market. "
target: Navience Healthcare Solutions, LLC
Navience Healthcare Solutions is a full service managed markets agency focused on providing pharmaceutical and healthcare companies with strategic direction and planning in the market access and payer marketing areas.
price ($mm)
$24*
rev ($mm)
$6
EBITDA ($mm)
$4
EV / rev
10.9x
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18.4x
closed 2/22/2018 via BNC Analysis

Evoke Group, acquired AboveNationMedia

synopsis: Huntsworth PLC has acquired AboveNationMedia through its subsidiary Evoke Group, a collection of health marketing companies. AboveNationMedia is a full-service media strategy and buying agency built for the technology-infused marketplace. AboveNationMedia provides trusted strategic counsel and true transparency in their media investments.
buyer parent: Huntsworth PLC
buyer: Evoke Group
Evoke Group is a collection of leading health marketing, communications and media companies bound by a common purpose: Health More Human. The group includes Evoke Health, FIRSTHAND, Fabric, Traverse HealthStrategy, nitrogen health, Tonic Life Communications and AboveNationMedia. "
target: AboveNationMedia
AboveNationMedia is a full-service media strategy and buying agency built for today's technology-infused marketplace. With a focus on ad tech and proprietary media solutions, AboveNationMedia provides clients with trusted strategic counsel and true transparency in their media investments.
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$1
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closed 6/16/2021 via PR Newswire

Health Union, acquired WEGO Health

synopsis: Health Union, the leader in building online health solutions for people living with chronic conditions, announced that it has acquired WEGO Health, the world's largest network of patient leaders - advocates, community leaders, creators and influencers.
buyer: Health Union
Health Union encourages social interactions that evolve into valuable online health conversations, helping people with chronic conditions find the information and connection they seek. The Health Union family of brands currently includes 33 online health communities, including LungCancer.net. "
target: WEGO Health
Founded in 2007, WEGO Health connects the healthcare industry with the experience, skills and insights of patient leaders across virtually all health conditions and topics. WEGO Health has combined the science of influencer marketing with the power of patient-driven content.
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closed 11/18/2020 via BNC Analysis

AIM Communication Srl, acquired GAS Communication & Partners s.r.l.

synopsis: AIM Communication, part of AIM Group, has acquired the majority stake in Gas Communication, a PR and media relations agency specialising in the health sector. Gas Communication has been offering communication consultancy and highly professional services since 1999.
buyer parent: AIM Group International S.P.A.
buyer: AIM Communication Srl
AIM Communication, part of AIM Group, is the open innovation network dedicated to communication, brand activation and digital technologies. Its network includes agencies Vangogh, Nautes and the Fandango Club. "
target: GAS Communication & Partners s.r.l.
Based in Italy, GAS Communication is a communication and public relations agency specialized in the health sector, which has been offering communication consultancy and highly professional services since 1999.
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closed 9/23/2020 via PR Newswire

Ruder Finn, Inc., acquired jacobstahl

synopsis: Global independent PR agency Ruder Finn announced that it has acquired jacobstahl, a full-service public relations agency specializing in healthcare (Rx and OTC), health and well being, consumer and corporate communications. jacobstahl was founded in 2003.
buyer: Ruder Finn, Inc.
Ruder Finn is one of the largest independent global communications and creative agencies with headquarters in the US and China. It is organized around four strategic pillars that reflect its key areas of leadership: Health & Wellness, Corporate & Public Trust, Global Connectivity, and Life & Style. "
target: jacobstahl
jacobstahl is a full-service agency specializing in healthcare (Rx and OTC), health and well being, consumer and corporate communications. jacobstahl was founded in 2003.
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closed 5/21/2020 via BNC Analysis

Waterland Private Equity Investments, acquired Integrated Medhealth Communication

synopsis: Dutch firm Waterland Private Equity has bought a significant majority stake in UK-based consultancy Integrated Medhealth Communication (IMC). IMC provides healthcare communication and medical affairs support to over 50 pharmaceutical, biotech, vaccine, device, and diagnostic companies globally.
buyer: Waterland Private Equity Investments
Based in the Netherlands, Waterland is an independent private equity investment group that supports entrepreneurs in realising their growth ambitions. Waterland enables its portfolio companies to achieve accelerated growth both organically and through acquisitions. "
target: Integrated Medhealth Communication
Founded in 2006, Integrated Medhealth Communication (IMC) provides healthcare communication and medical affairs support to over 50 pharmaceutical, biotech, vaccine, device, and diagnostic companies globally, including eight of the 20 largest drug companies in the world.
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closed 4/9/2020 via BNC Analysis

Envision Pharma Group, acquired 90Ten

synopsis: Global healthcare communications consultancy 90TEN has been acquired by Envision Pharma Group, a global provider of evidence-based communication services and industry-leading technology solutions. The acquisition of 90TEN extends Envision’s footprint in patient engagement and medical communications with its behavioral science methodology.
buyer parent: Ardian
buyer: Envision Pharma Group
Envision Pharma Group is a global technology and scientific communications company serving pharmaceutical, biotechnology, and medical device companies. Envision is a leading provider of evidence-based communication services and industry-leading technology solutions through its iEnvision platform. "
target: 90Ten
90TEN is a global healthcare communications consultancy that aims to make people healthier and happier through education and communications. The company provides PR, medical communications, and patient advocacy services that use behavioral science methodologies to maximize brand and health outcomes.
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closed 10/1/2019 via BusinessWire

M Booth, purchased US Division from Health Unlimited

synopsis: Next15 has acquired US division of Health Unlimited, a leading global health consultancy and communications agency advancing landmark developments in some of the most complex and challenging areas in health. Health Unlimited will be rebranded as M Booth Health and operate as a separate agency reporting to M Booth CEO Dale Bornstein.
buyer parent: Next 15
buyer: M Booth
M Booth is an agency that is known for award-winning integrated marketing programs that engage stakeholders through digital, social, earned media, and experiential channels. M Booth is a wholly owned subsidiary of the Next Fifteen Communications Group. "
seller parent: Dbay Advisors
seller: Health Unlimited
Health Unlimited US Division, rebranded M Booth Health, is a 25-year-old NY-based global health consultancy and communications agency built by specialists with a legacy of advancing landmark developments in global health and medicine.
price ($mm)
$28
rev ($mm)
$17
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
2.6x
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closed 3/20/2019 via BusinessWire

Fishawack Group, acquired Dudnyk

synopsis: Fishawack, a leading independent healthcare communications specialist, has acquired Dudnyk, the Philadelphia-based healthcare communications agency. Dudnyk is an award-winning, full-service agency that specializes in creating insight-driven, authentic brand experiences that unite specialty physicians and their patients.
buyer: Fishawack Group
The Fishawack Group of Companies is one of the largest independent medical communications and medical marketing specialists, with teams in the UK (Knutsford, Oxford, London, and Brighton), the USA (Philadelphia, PA, and San Diego, CA), Switzerland (Basel), and India (Hyderabad). "
target: Dudnyk
Dudnyk is an award-winning, full-service healthcare advertising agency that specializes in creating insight-driven, authentic brand experiences that unite specialty physicians and their patients.
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closed 12/4/2018 via BusinessWire

Open Health merged with Peloton Advantage,

synopsis: Amulet Capital Partners, a middle-market private equity investment firm based in Greenwich, CT, focused exclusively on the healthcare sector, announced that it has acquired OPEN Health, a multi-disciplinary health communications and market access group. Amulet plans to merge OPEN Health with its existing portfolio company, Peloton Advantage.
buyer parent: Amulet Capital Partners LP
buyer: Peloton Advantage
Peloton Advantage, LLC is a medical communications company specializing in strategic publication planning and associated content development for medical education programs. "
target parent: Providence Equity Partners Inc.
target: Open Health
OPEN Health is a multi-disciplinary health communications and market access group, operating within four core business areas: Medical Communications; Patient and Brand Communications; Value, Informatics and Evidence; Consulting and Commercialization.
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closed 9/19/2018 via BNC Analysis

Cello Health Communications, purchased Healthcare Team from Firstlight Public Relations

synopsis: Cello Health Communications has acquired the ten-strong healthcare team at Firstlight Public Relations. Firstlight’s healthcare team, which was established in 2011 by Pat Pearson, will now be called Cello Health Public Relations and is located in central London. Firstlight's healthcare team provides healthcare public relations services.
buyer parent: Cello Health plc
buyer: Cello Health Communications
Cello Health Communications provides the full range of evidence through engagement solutions to biopharma, device, diagnostic and consumer companies through the synergistic blend of their strategic, scientific and creative expertise. "
seller: Firstlight Public Relations
Firstlight’s healthcare team, which was established in 2011 by Pat Pearson, provides healthcare public relations services. Firstlight Public Relations is a UK-based full service public relations agency with extensive experience in corporate, B2B, and healthcare communications.
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closed 11/10/2015 via PR Newswire

Publicis Healthcare Communications Group, acquired Langland

synopsis: Publicis Healthcare Communications Group, the largest health-oriented agency network in the world, announced the acquisition of Langland Advertising, Design & Marketing Limited, one of Europe's largest and most highly regarded healthcare communications agencies. Langland turns healthcare intelligence into creative engagement.
buyer parent: Publicis Groupe SA
buyer: Publicis Healthcare Communications Group
Publicis Healthcare Communications Group (PHCG) is the largest health-oriented agency network in the world. PHCG manages top-tier agencies specializing in promoting innovative solutions in advertising, digital, branding, message delivery, market access, and medical communications. "
target: Langland
Langland is the world's most creatively awarded healthcare advertising agency. Named 2014 Cannes Lions Health agency of the Year, Langland combined healthcare intelligence with creative engagement to develop patient recruitment and retention strategies for studies of every imaginable type.
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closed 6/24/2015 via PR Newswire

Havas Health, acquired Just:: Health Communications

synopsis: Havas Health announced the acquisition of Just:: Health Communications, a leading London agency known for its innovative work and for providing services to global clients in public relations, medical communications, public affairs and digital communications.
buyer parent: Bolloré
buyer: Havas Health
The Havas Health network has a uniquely unified model offering strategy, promotion, medical education, market access, PR and digital solutions inside each agency asset. "
target: Just:: Health Communications
Just:: is a healthcare agency that is committed to working with ambitious, people who share its desire to ask questions, break new ground and make a positive impact. Just:: prides itself on giving confident, honest advice and creating powerful campaigns that resonate with clients and stakeholders.
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closed 3/3/2015 via GlobeNewswire

A.D.A.M., Inc., acquired Via Media Health

synopsis: Ebix, Inc., a leading supplier of On-Demand software and E-commerce services to the insurance, financial and healthcare industries, announced that it has acquired Via Media Health, one of India's leading health content & communication companies. Via Media Health will be immediately integrated into its A.D.A.M. Health Information Exchange Division.
buyer parent: Ebix, Inc.
buyer: A.D.A.M., Inc. (ADAM:$0.00)
Founded in 1990, A.D.A.M., Animated Dissection of Anatomy for Medicine, has been a worldwide leading provider of consumer health information and benefits technology solutions to health care organizations, hospitals, benefits brokers, employers, consumers, and educational institutions. "
target: Via Media Health
Via Media Health is a 13 years old communication, consulting, and networking organization focused on innovative health communication solutions in India.
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closed 3/12/2014 via BNC Analysis

FCB Health, acquired Halesway

synopsis: Draftfcb Healthcare has rebranded to FCB Health, and has also acquired UK healthcare agency Halesway. Halesway was founded 2001 as one of the UK's very first fully integrated digital and traditional media agencies in Healthcare and Pharma.
buyer parent: Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc.
buyer: FCB Health
FCB Health is a New York City based advertising agency creating award-winning work for consumers, patients, and healthcare professionals. It is owned by Interpublic Group and was formed by the 2006 merger of the original Foote, Cone & Belding (FCB) and Draft, adopting the name Draftfcb until 2014. "
target: Halesway
Halesway was founded 2001 as one of the UK's very first fully integrated digital and traditional media agencies in Healthcare and Pharma. Halesway brings together the best in digital and traditional media by putting the campaign in expert hands.
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closed 3/6/2018 via PR Newswire

Health Media Network, acquired iPORT Media

synopsis: Health Media Network (HMN), a leading and trusted Digital Point of Care company, announced it has completed the acquisition of iPORT Media Networks, a marketing and education program designed to enhance patient understanding of a medical practice, including procedures, services and product offerings, and a doctor’s personal brand.
buyer: Health Media Network
Launched in 2007, Health Media Network (HMN), is a leading and trusted Digital Point of Care media company. HMN provides targeted health education in Physician Waiting Rooms and Hospital Systems to advance consumer health literacy and facilitate better doctor/patient conversations. "
target: iPORT Media
iPORT Media Networks is a marketing and education program designed to enhance patient understanding of a medical practice, including procedures, services and product offerings, and a doctor’s personal brand.
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closed 3/6/2018 via PR Newswire

Health Media Network, acquired CaerVision

synopsis: Health Media Network (HMN), a leading and trusted Digital Point of Care company, announced it has acquired the digital assets of CaerVision, a company that delivers customized patient education programming and digital media marketing loops presented on a flat screen television in a practice reception area.
buyer: Health Media Network
Launched in 2007, Health Media Network (HMN), is a leading and trusted Digital Point of Care media company. HMN provides targeted health education in Physician Waiting Rooms and Hospital Systems to advance consumer health literacy and facilitate better doctor/patient conversations. "
target: CaerVision
The CaerVision Network delivers customized patient education programming and digital media marketing loops presented on a flat screen television in a practice reception area.
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announced 11/16/2016 via PR Newswire

ContextMedia, Inc., will acquire AccentHealth, Inc.

synopsis: ContextMedia, the leading healthcare decision platform, announced that it will acquire AccentHealth, which provides best-in-class patient education at the point of care, in an all-cash purchase. Through this acquisition, ContextMedia becomes the largest healthcare decision platform at the point of care in the United States.
buyer: ContextMedia, Inc.
ContextMedia develops healthcare technologies to deliver better health outcomes and impact the human condition positively. "
target parent: Ridgemont Equity Partners
target: AccentHealth, Inc.
AccentHealth is the most trusted patient education media company at the point-of-care, located in over 30,000 physician offices, utilized by 90,000 healthcare practioners nationwide. AccentHealth's mission is to inspire patients to live healthier lives and drive positive healthcare outcomes.
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closed 11/28/2012 via PR Newswire

AccentHealth, Inc., purchased Patient Education Wallboard Business from Havas Impact

synopsis: AccentHealth, America's largest Health Education Television Waiting Room Network, with award-winning programming provided by CNN, announced it has purchased the patient education wallboard business of Havas' Impact division. The acquisition solidifies AccentHealth's leadership position at the point-of-care.
buyer parent: M/C Partners
buyer: AccentHealth, Inc.
AccentHealth is the leading patient education media company at the point-of-care, located in over 26,000 physician waiting rooms and serving over 63,000 physicians nationwide. "
seller parent: Havas Worldwide
seller: Havas Impact
Havas Impact is a leading, strategic, ROI-oriented provider of a unique combination of consumer-targeted marketing services, including Experiential, Sampling and Venue-based OOH and consumer engagement.
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closed 9/8/2008 via BusinessWeek

Banc of America Capital Investors, M/C Venture Partners, acquired AccentHealth, Inc.

synopsis: Private equity firms M/C Venture Partners and Banc of America Capital Investors announced that they have partnered to jointly acquire AccentHealth, the leading digital out-of-home media company providing patient health education in physician offices nationwide, from Ascent Media Corp., a subsidiary of Discovery Holding Company.
buyer: M/C Venture Partners
buyer: Banc of America Capital Investors
M/C Venture Partners is a private equity firm that has been investing in the media and communications industry for over two decades. Since 1982, its partners have invested over $1.8 billion in equity in over 80 businesses. "
target parent: Liberty Media Corporation
target: AccentHealth, Inc.
AccentHealth is America's #1 Integrated Health Media Company, educating patients with award winning health TV programming in 12,000 physician waiting rooms nationwide. AccentHealth’s trusted TV programming, reaches over 140 million Nielsen-audited viewers each year.
price ($mm)
$119
rev ($mm)
$26
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4.5x
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closed 1/31/2006 via PR Newswire

Liberty Media Corporation, acquired AccentHealth, Inc.

synopsis: Discovery Holding Company (DHC) announced that it has acquired AccentHealth, America's leading Health Media Network. Delivered to over 11,200 medical waiting rooms nationwide, AccentHealth's programming and sponsor messages are delivered to over 19 million health conscious consumers each month.
buyer: Liberty Media Corporation (:$13,604.00)
Liberty Media Corporation owns interests in a broad range of video programming, broadband distribution, interactive technology services and communications businesses. Liberty Media and its affiliated companies operate in the United States, Europe, South America and Asia. "
target: AccentHealth, Inc.
AccentHealth is America's #1 Integrated Health Media Company, educating patients with award winning health TV programming in 12,000 physician waiting rooms nationwide. AccentHealth’s trusted TV programming, reaches over 140 million Nielsen-audited viewers each year.
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closed 9/28/2021 via PR Newswire

Amulet Capital Partners LP, acquired Remedy Health Media

synopsis: Topspin Consumer Partners has sold its portfolio company Remedy Health Group, LLC to Amulet Capital Partners, LP. Remedy, through its portfolio of digital brands, delivers authoritative, authentic, and action-oriented digital content to patients and healthcare professionals, creating a high value, healthcare ecosystem that catalyzes action.
buyer: Amulet Capital Partners LP
Amulet Capital Partners, LP is a middle-market private equity investment firm based in Greenwich, CT, focused exclusively on the healthcare sector. Amulet seeks to achieve long-term capital appreciation through privately negotiated investments in companies. "
target parent: Topspin Consumer Partners
target: Remedy Health Media
Remedy Health Media (Remedy) is a leading digital platform that serves communities of patients, care partners and healthcare professionals through a family of trusted health brands that exist to remove barriers and inspire action towards better health.
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