Like Inuvo, Inc.

announced 11/6/2018 via Company Press Release

ConversionPoint Technologies, will acquire Inuvo, Inc.

synopsis: Inuvo, Inc., a provider of artificial intelligence technology for brands and agencies, announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to be acquired by ConversionPoint Technologies, Inc., a privately held eCommerce technology company.
buyer: ConversionPoint Technologies
ConversionPoint Technologies Inc. is a high-growth, eCommerce technology platform that empowers direct-to-consumer performance marketing. The company’s technology suite include a media optimization solution to optimize ad purchases and lower customer acquisition costs, and a CRM platform "
target: Inuvo, Inc. (AMEX:INUV:$83.58)
Inuvo, Inc. is a market leader in artificial intelligence, aligning brand strategy with consumer intent. This patented IntentKey artificial intelligence technology leverages contextually-based machine learning algorithms that mirror the way the human brain instantly associate ideas and emotions.
price ($mm)
$76
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$84
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0.9x
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closed 6/2/2021 via PR Web

Nosto, acquired Stackla

synopsis: Nosto, an AI-powered commerce experience platform in Sweden, has acquired Stackla, a global visual content marketing platform. Stackla helps marketers manage and display the most engaging visual content across all their marketing touchpoints. Their AI-powered user-generated content platform enables brands to build a rich library of visual content.
buyer: Nosto
Nosto is an AI-powered commerce experience platform in Sweden. Nosto enables retailers to deliver personalized digital shopping experiences at every touchpoint, across every device. Their platform allows users to build, launch and optimize 1:1 omnichannel marketing campaigns and digital experiences."
target: Stackla
Stackla is a a global visual content marketing platform. Stackla helps modern marketers discover, manage and display the most engaging visual content across all their marketing touchpoints. Their AI-powered user-generated content platform enables brands to build a rich library of visual content.
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announced 2/12/2021 via BusinessWire

Synacor, Inc. will be merged with Centre Lane Partners, LLC,

synopsis: Synacor, Inc., a leading provider of cloud-based Collaboration and Identity Management software and services serving global enterprises, video, internet, and communications providers, and governments, will merge with Centre Lane Partners, LLC, a New York-based private investment firm.
buyer: Centre Lane Partners, LLC
Centre Lane is a private investment firm that invests in the equity and debt of middle market companies in North America. Centre Lane employs a flexible strategy that approaches situations with a solutions orientation, and seeks to partner with strong management teams. "
target: Synacor, Inc. (SYNC:$84.09)
Synacor is a cloud-based software and services company serving global video, internet and communications providers, device manufacturers, governments and enterprises. Synacor’s mission is to enable its customers to better engage with their consumers.
price ($mm)[EV]
$91 [$93]
rev ($mm)
$84
EBITDA ($mm)
$4
EV / rev
1.1x
EV / EBITDA
21.8x
announced 2/10/2021 via Company Press Release

Givaudan, will acquire Myrissi

synopsis: Givaudan, a global manufacturer of flavors, fragrances, and active cosmetic ingredients, will acquire Myrissi, a French AI firm. Myrissi offers technology that is capable of translating fragrances into colour patterns and images. Their AI-powered marketing assistant enables brands to optimize the color and design of their packaging and products.
buyer: Givaudan (SWX:GIVN:$7,103.21)
Givaudan is a global manufacturer of flavors, fragrances, and active cosmetic ingredients. Together with their customers in the food, beverage, consumer goods and fragrance industries, Givaudan creates products that delight consumers the world over. "
target: Myrissi
Myrissi is a French artificial intelligence (AI) firm. Myrissi offers technology that is capable of translating fragrances into colour patterns and images. Their AI-powered marketing assistant enables brands to optimize the color and design of their packaging and products.
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announced 2/10/2021 via PR Newswire

Sharethrough will be merged with District M,

synopsis: Sharethrough, one of the world's largest ad exchanges, will merge with Montreal-based District M, a leading global programmatic advertising exchange. The merger will create one of the largest independent omnichannel ad exchanges in the world, anchored in a user-centric, respectful, quality-first approach to digital advertising.
buyer: District M
District M is a leading global programmatic advertising exchange with efficient solutions, facilitating inventory transactions between advertisers and publishers. District M continuously drives innovation with its proprietary technologies on the supply side and the demand side. "
target: Sharethrough
Sharethrough is one of the largest ad exchanges, with direct connections to every major Demand Side Platform and over 12k publisher websites. Their technology enhances every impression by rendering a higher-performing banner, video, or native ad that dynamically fits into any placement on any site.
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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 1/13/2021 via BNC Analysis

Neobpo, acquired S3ND

synopsis: Neobpo, one of the largest companies in the country in the area of business process outsourcing (BPO), announced the acquisition of S3ND, a startup from Rio Grande do Sul specialized in omnichannel marketing. The S3ND platform integrates the SMS, e-mail, voice message, and chatbot channels, using artificial intelligence for personalization.
buyer: Neobpo
Neobpo is one of the largest companies in the country in the area of business process outsourcing (BPO). Based in Brazil, Neobpo is specialized in offering BPO solutions, technology and services, combining CX, UX and Design Thinking consulting. "
target: S3ND
S3ND is a startup from Rio Grande do Sul specialized in omnichannel marketing. In practice, the S3ND platform integrates the SMS, e-mail, voice message, Messenger, WhatsApp and chatbot channels, using artificial intelligence for segmentation and personalization.
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announced 12/18/2020 via BNC Analysis

ZignSec, will acquire Wyzer

synopsis: ZignSec AB, a Swedish provider of digital identity verification solutions, will acquire Wyzer Limited, a provider of software for managing business processes and verifications in Malta. Wyzer utilises AI to improve the efficiency of company processes. Their platform provides tools for low-code, intelligent automation, digital signatures, and more.
buyer: ZignSec (OM:ZIGN:$1.92)
ZignSec is a Swedish provider of digital identity verification solutions. ZignSec enables businesses to quickly and safely identify online customers in real time. They offer multiple solutions through a single API that allows users to manage their KYC and AML compliance requirements. "
target: Wyzer
Wyzer is a leading provider of software for managing business processes and verifications in Malta. Wyzer utilises AI and predictive models to improve the efficiency of company processes. Their platform provides tools for low-code, intelligent automation, digital signatures, and more.
price ($mm)
$3.54
rev ($mm)
$1
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
12.9x
EV / EBITDA
closed 11/26/2020 via BNC Analysis

Loblaw Media, acquired EyeReturn Marketing

synopsis: Loblaw Companies Limited, Canada's food and pharmacy leader and the nation's largest retailer, has acquired Toronto-based Eyereturn Marketing Inc., a marketing company that improves the way brands connect with their customers online. The transaction complements and strengthens Loblaw Media, the company's full-service digital marketing agency.
buyer parent: Loblaw Companies Limited
buyer: Loblaw Media
Canada-based Loblaw Media offers a new way to plan and deliver meaningful and smart digital advertising to help consumer brands more effectively reach customers. Loblaw Media uses transaction-based insights from their online and bricks and mortar stores to target and measure campaign effectiveness. "
target parent: Torstar Corporation
target: EyeReturn Marketing
Toronto-based Eyereturn Marketing improves the way brands connect with their customers online. Its proprietary platform provides unified campaign control, empowering brands through consolidated attribution-based results in a single dashboard.
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closed 11/25/2020 via BNC Analysis

KMS Lighthouse, acquired Reps AI

synopsis: Knowledge management platform KMS Lighthouse has announced the acquisition of fellow Israeli startup Reps AI, which specialises in AI-driven agent and employee assist technology. Reps AI engine automatically learns from a company's best reps to show the rest of the team how to answer each customer request in real time.
buyer: KMS Lighthouse
KMS Lighthouse drives smarter, better business interactions with its knowledge management solutions. When customers and employees have issues, Lighthouse illuminates the path with instant answers. "
target: Reps AI
Israeli startup Reps AI specialises in AI-driven agent and employee assist technology. Reps AI engine automatically learns from a company's best reps to show the rest of the team how to answer each customer request in real time.
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announced 11/6/2020 via Company Press Release

Elop AS, will acquire Simplifai AS

synopsis: Norwegian technology company Elop has signed a letter of intent to acquire 100 percent of the shares in artificial intelligence company Simplifai. Based in Oslo, Simplifai develops automation solutions using artificial intelligence to help its clients grow and cut costs.
buyer: Elop AS (LOP-ME.OSL:$0.00)
ELOP is a Norwegian high-tech company developing advanced tools, applications and software for asset management, inspections and monitoring of concrete structures globally. "
target: Simplifai AS
Based in Oslo, Simplifai develops automation solutions using artificial intelligence to help its clients grow and cut costs. Its business concept is to develop automation systems that give business managers one tool to extract the value from all their existing systems.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
$1
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
0.0x
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closed 10/28/2020 via PR Newswire

Navigate360, acquired Social Sentinel, Inc.

synopsis: Navigate360, a provider of safety solutions and services, has acquired Social Sentinel, a safety, technology and linguistics company focused on scanning digital content for safety and security threats. Social Sentinel uses an AI-powered language engine to identify signals of potential harm in digital conversations.
buyer: Navigate360
Navigate360 is a provider of safety solutions and services. Through technology, education and services, Navigate360 offers solutions spanning the full spectrum of safety, from prevention and preparation through response and recovery. They serve schools, healthcare systems, workplaces, and more. "
target: Social Sentinel, Inc.
Social Sentinel is a safety, technology and linguistics company focused on scanning digital content for safety and security threats. Social Sentinel uses an AI-powered language engine to identify signals of potential harm in digital conversations.
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closed 10/2/2020 via PR Newswire

BlackLine, Inc., acquired Rimilia Holdings, Ltd.

synopsis: BlackLine, Inc., a leader in accounting automation software, has acquired Rimilia, an AI-powered cloud-based platform in the UK that enables accounts receivable (AR) automation and digital transformation. Rimilia enable organisations to control cash flow and cash collection in real-time.
buyer: BlackLine, Inc. (:$321.05)
BlackLine is a provider of cloud-based solutions for Finance & Accounting (F&A) that centralize and streamline financial close operations and other key F&A processes for midsize and large organizations. BlackLine helps companies to modernize their accounting operations and increase their efficiency."
target: Rimilia Holdings, Ltd.
Rimilia is an AI-powered cloud-based platform in the UK that enables accounts receivable (AR) automation and digital transformation. Rimilia enable organisations to control cash flow and cash collection in real-time. Their software automates the complete AR process, reducing manual activity by 70%.
price ($mm)
$120
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announced 9/10/2020 via BNC Analysis

CentralNic Group plc, will acquire Codewise

synopsis: CentralNic, a London-based company that markets and sells internet domain names globally, will acquire Codewise, a Poliish provider of AI-powered online ad measurement and management solutions. Codewise's Voluum and Zeropark suite of products provide solutions for real-time-bidding, performance marketing, programmatic advertising, and more.
buyer: CentralNic Group plc (AIM:CNIC:$200.54)
CentralNic is a London-based company that markets and sells internet domain names globally. CentralNic provides registry services, distribution, and strategic consultancy for new TLDs, ccTLDs and SLDs. They also provide consultancy services to companies seeking to create their own domains. "
target: Codewise
Codewise is a Poliish provider of AI-powered online ad measurement and management solutions. Codewise's Voluum and Zeropark suite of products provide solutions for real-time-bidding, performance marketing, programmatic advertising, online ad analytics and more.
price ($mm)
$36
rev ($mm)
$60
EBITDA ($mm)
$7
EV / rev
0.6x
EV / EBITDA
4.9x
closed 8/5/2020 via BNC Analysis

Acesso Digital, acquired Meerkat

synopsis: Meerkat, a startup based in Porto Alegre, Brazil, has been purchased by Acesso Digital. Meerkat develops solutions for facial biometrics. Meerkat automates everyday tasks of big companies using state-of-the-art computer vision technologies based on deep learning.
buyer: Acesso Digital
Acesso Digital is a Brazilian company specialized in IDTech that offers solutions that simplify processes. Acesso Digital believes in the creation of a more digital society and their mission is to securely simplify people's relationship with companies through digital identity. "
target: Meerkat
Meerkat is a Brazil-based company that focuses on solutions in image analysis for process automation. They automate everyday tasks of big companies using state-of-the-art computer vision technologies based on deep learning.
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announced 11/20/2019 via PR Newswire

Episerver AB, will acquire idio Inc.

synopsis: Episerver, Sweden's customer-centric digital experience company, will acquire Idio, a content personalization and analytics platform powering the digital buying experience of some of the world's largest enterprise organizations.
buyer parent: Insight Venture Partners
buyer: Episerver AB
Headquartered in Sweden, Episerver empowers businesses to scale through the most customer-centric approach to digital experiences. Its Customer-Centric Digital Experience Platform features best-in-class content management, robust commerce, and intuitive data and personalization solutions. "
target: idio Inc.
Idio makes 1:1 marketing possible for global B2B enterprises. Idio's platform uses Content Intelligence to predict the interests of every individual and automatically deliver relevant experiences. Global leaders trust Idio's AI to maximize buyer engagement, whilst handling marketing complexity.
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closed 11/7/2019 via PR Newswire

Digital Media Solutions, acquired UE.co

synopsis: Digital Media Solutions (DMS), the largest single entry point for scalable and reliable people-based marketing solutions, has acquired insurance company UE.co, including ZipQuote and the Comanche click platform. UE.co will be rebranded as a DMS Insurance, a division of Digital Media Solutions, and will house the acquired brands and assets.
buyer parent: Clairvest Group Inc.
buyer: Digital Media Solutions (DMS:$332.86)
Digital Media Solutions (DMS) is the largest single entry point for scalable and reliable people-based marketing solutions. DMS deploys a robust database of consumer intelligence and leverages massive proprietary media distribution to provide meaningful, insightful customer acquisition campaigns. "
target: UE.co
UE.co is a provider of digital marketing software and services and customer acquisition software. Their award-winning insurtech ZipQuote and Comanche click platforms are leveraged by enterprise companies looking to effectively manage their advertising campaigns.
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closed 8/12/2019 via BNC Analysis

Cisco Systems, Inc., acquired 42hertz

synopsis: US-based networking giant Cisco has acquired 42hertz. Formed in 2011, 42hertz provides enterprise solutions including end-to-end CRM, ERP or other customized solutions leveraging data science and artificial intelligence. They are headquartered in Houston, Texas and Bengaluru, India.
buyer: Cisco Systems, Inc. (CSCO:$48,846.00)
Cisco System's hardware, software, and service offerings are used to create the Internet solutions that make networks possible. Cisco designs, manufactures, and sells Internet Protocol based networking and other products related to the communications and information technology industry worldwide. "
target: 42hertz
Formed in 2011, 42hertz provides enterprise solutions including end-to-end CRM, ERP or other customized solutions leveraging data science and artificial intelligence. They are headquartered in Houston, Texas and Bengaluru, India.
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announced 6/19/2019 via BNC Analysis

Blue Prism, will acquire Thoughtonomy

synopsis: Blue Prism is buying Thoughtonomy, which has built a cloud-based AI engine that delivers Robotic Process Automation (RPA) based solutions on a SaaS framework. Thoughtonomy is a UK headquartered software company with multi-award winning automation technology platform used by enterprise clients across the globe to digitize manual work processes.
buyer: Blue Prism (:$208.64)
Blue Prism's Robotic Process Automation (RPA) software enables business operations to be agile and cost effective through rapid automation of manual, rules based, back office administrative processes, reducing cost and improving accuracy by creating a "digital workforce"​. "
target: Thoughtonomy
Thoughtonomy is a UK headquartered software company with multi-award winning automation technology platform used by enterprise clients across the globe to digitize manual work processes, improve workforce productivity, and free valuable skilled staff to undertake more productive activities.
price ($mm)
$101
rev ($mm)
$9
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
10.8x
EV / EBITDA
announced 5/31/2019 via BNC Analysis

Amazon.com, Inc., will purchase Ad Server and DCO Business from Sizmek Inc

synopsis: Amazon has agreed to buy part of ad tech company Sizmek, including its Ad Server and Dynamic Creative Optimization, which is a tool that helps personalize ads using data. Sizmek provides integrated solutions that enable data, media, and creativity to work together for optimal campaign performance.
buyer: Amazon.com, Inc. (AMZN:$419,130.00)
Amazon strives to be Earth's most customer-centric company where people can find and discover virtually anything they want to buy online. By giving customers more of what they want—low prices, vast selection, and convenience—Amazon continues to grow and evolve as a world-class e-commerce platform. "
seller parent: Vector Capital
seller: Sizmek Inc (SZMK:$185.18)
The acquisition includes the Sizmek Ad Server and Sizmek Dynamic Creative Optimization (DCO), which is a tool that helps personalize ads using data. Sizmek provides integrated solutions that enable data, media, and creativity to work together for optimal campaign performance.
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announced 11/6/2018 via Company Press Release

ConversionPoint Technologies, will acquire Inuvo, Inc.

synopsis: Inuvo, Inc., a provider of artificial intelligence technology for brands and agencies, announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to be acquired by ConversionPoint Technologies, Inc., a privately held eCommerce technology company.
buyer: ConversionPoint Technologies
ConversionPoint Technologies Inc. is a high-growth, eCommerce technology platform that empowers direct-to-consumer performance marketing. The company’s technology suite include a media optimization solution to optimize ad purchases and lower customer acquisition costs, and a CRM platform "
target: Inuvo, Inc. (AMEX:INUV:$83.58)
Inuvo, Inc. is a market leader in artificial intelligence, aligning brand strategy with consumer intent. This patented IntentKey artificial intelligence technology leverages contextually-based machine learning algorithms that mirror the way the human brain instantly associate ideas and emotions.
price ($mm)
$76
rev ($mm)
$84
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0.9x
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closed 2/7/2017 via Market Wire

Inuvo, Inc., acquired Netseer

synopsis: Inuvo, Inc., an advertising technology and digital publishing company, announced that it had purchased substantially all the assets of Silicon Valley based NetSeer, Inc., a provider of visual monetization solutions for advertisers and publishers.
buyer: Inuvo, Inc. (AMEX:INUV:$83.58)
Inuvo®, Inc. is an advertising technology and digital publishing business that serves hundreds of millions of income generating ads monthly across a network of websites and apps serving desktop, tablet and mobile devices. "
target: Netseer
NetSeer provides market leading visual monetization solutions for advertisers and publishers backed by its patented ConceptGraph™ intent engine. ConceptGraph offers an accurate, nuanced picture of an audience's mindset resulting in a more precise and predictive targeting solution.
price ($mm)[EV]
$5.51 [$34.77]
rev ($mm)
$21
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
3.2x
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closed 3/1/2012 via BusinessWire

Inuvo, Inc., acquired Vertro, Inc.

synopsis: Inuvo, Inc., an online marketing technology and services company and Vertro, Inc., an online advertising and search company and the owner of the ALOT™ Internet product portfolio, announced the closing of their merger.
buyer: Inuvo, Inc. (AMEX:INUV:$83.58)
Inuvo®, Inc. is an Internet company proficient at delivering clicks, leads and sales to advertisers through targeting that utilizes unique data and sophisticated analytics. The Company operates as two business segments: Performance Marketing and Web Properties. "
target: Vertro, Inc. (VTRO:$35.89)
Vertro, Inc. is an Internet company that owns and operates the ALOT product portfolio. ALOT offers two primary products to consumers: ALOT Home, a homepage product, and ALOT Appbar, a piece of software that integrates into users' web browsers.
price ($mm)[EV]
$19 [$15]
rev ($mm)
$32
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0.5x
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closed 11/23/2009 via BusinessWire

Inuvo, acquired Zubican.com

synopsis: Inuvo™, Inc. announces the aquisition of the website www.zubican.com, the Southern California-based online business community, devoted to connecting business-to-business buyers and sellers. Specific financial terms of the deal were not disclosed.
buyer: Inuvo (AMEX:INUV:$83.58)
Inuvo is a leading provider of performance-based online marketing services that deliver customers to advertisers and revenue to publishers. Clients achieve their goals across marketing channels that include search, affiliate, lead generation and email. "
target: Zubican.com
Zubican.com is a Southern California-based online business community, devoted to connecting business-to-business buyers and sellers.
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closed 5/24/2006 via BusinessWire

Think Partnership, Inc., acquired iLead Media, Inc.

synopsis: Think Partnership Inc. announced that the Company has completed its acquisition of iLead Media, Inc., a Utah corporation, with iLead becoming a wholly owned subsidiary of the Company. iLead is engaged in the business of online sales lead generation.
buyer: Think Partnership, Inc. (AMEX:INUV:$83.58)
Inuvo is a leading provider of performance-based online marketing services that deliver customers to advertisers and revenue to publishers. Clients achieve their goals across marketing channels that include search, affiliate, lead generation and email. "
target: iLead Media, Inc.
iLeadMedia is a recognized leader in online lead generation. Voted by our peers as one of the top seven CPA advertisers on the internet, we are worthy of your confidence. We create unique lead generation campaigns that have found widespread acceptance in the internet marketing industry.
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cancelled 4/13/2006 via

Think Partnership, Inc., cancelled an acquisition of IceRocket.com, LLC

synopsis: Think Partnership Inc. announced that the Company has entered into a letter of intent to acquire IceRocket.com, LLC, which operates a comprehensive real-time search engine that focuses on blogs and RSS, providing its visitors the latest in top news, business, technology, health, and sports stories.
buyer: Think Partnership, Inc. (AMEX:INUV:$83.58)
Inuvo is a leading provider of performance-based online marketing services that deliver customers to advertisers and revenue to publishers. Clients achieve their goals across marketing channels that include search, affiliate, lead generation and email. "
target: IceRocket.com, LLC
IceRocket, a privately owned and operated search engine, is a global leader in real-time search services on the Internet, providing new and more powerful ways for people to find exactly what they are looking for. IceRocket has innovative blog search technology to search the blogosphere.
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closed 4/6/2006 via BusinessWire

Think Partnership, Inc., acquired Litmus Media

synopsis: Think Partnership Inc. announced that it has successfully closed the acquisition of Litmus Media, Inc., which has developed and implemented revolutionary real-time "in the clickstream" click fraud detection and protection technology.
buyer: Think Partnership, Inc. (AMEX:INUV:$83.58)
Inuvo is a leading provider of performance-based online marketing services that deliver customers to advertisers and revenue to publishers. Clients achieve their goals across marketing channels that include search, affiliate, lead generation and email. "
target: Litmus Media
Litmus Media offers integrated solutions for performance-based advertising, search marketing, and e-retailing industries.
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$13
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closed 5/1/2006 via BusinessWire

Think Partnership, Inc., acquired Web Diversity LLC

synopsis: Think Partnership Inc. announced that it has successfully closed the acquisition of Web Diversity Limited, a leading paid search management and organic search company. Headquartered in London, Web Diversity plans to open an office in Hong Kong next month.
buyer: Think Partnership, Inc. (AMEX:INUV:$83.58)
Inuvo is a leading provider of performance-based online marketing services that deliver customers to advertisers and revenue to publishers. Clients achieve their goals across marketing channels that include search, affiliate, lead generation and email. "
target: Web Diversity LLC
Web Diversity is an internationally recognised leader in Internet Marketing. Established in 2000 we have built up a deep and thorough understanding of how to make Internet marketing campaigns work for our clients.
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$3.86
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closed 1/24/2006 via BusinessWire

Morex Marketing Group, LLC merged with CGI Holding Corporation,

synopsis: In a move designed to considerably leverage the existing online marketing and lead generation capabilities of CGI Holding Corporation d/b/a Think Partnership Inc., the Company today announced that it has closed its acquisition of privately held Morex Marketing Group LLC.
buyer: CGI Holding Corporation (AMEX:INUV:$83.58)
Inuvo is a leading provider of performance-based online marketing services that deliver customers to advertisers and revenue to publishers. Clients achieve their goals across marketing channels that include search, affiliate, lead generation and email. "
target: Morex Marketing Group, LLC
Babytobee.com, a subsiduary of Morex Marketing Group, LLC is the #1 marketing company in the U.S., gathering Mother and Father-to-be names and presenting them with new and exciting baby related offers.
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closed 12/5/2005 via BusinessWire

CGI Holding Corporation, acquired Vintacom Media Group, Inc.

synopsis: In a move that will considerably accelerate the growth of CGI Holding Corporation's d/b/a Think Partnership Inc. lead generation capacity and make it one of the largest and fastest-growing online dating companies in the world, Think Partnership today announced it has closed its acquisition of privately held Vintacom Media Group Inc.
buyer: CGI Holding Corporation (AMEX:INUV:$83.58)
Inuvo is a leading provider of performance-based online marketing services that deliver customers to advertisers and revenue to publishers. Clients achieve their goals across marketing channels that include search, affiliate, lead generation and email. "
target: Vintacom Media Group, Inc.
The core focus of Vintacom is the development of low maintenance, high traffic e-commerce Internet applications for the B2C (Business-to-Consumer) and B2B (Business-to-Business) market.
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$9.90
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closed 7/18/2005 via BusinessWire

CGI Holding Corporation, acquired Real Estate School Online, Inc.

synopsis: In a move that will make CGI Holding Corporation d/b/a Think Partnership Inc. a major player in the growing field of online education, the Company today announced that it has closed its acquisition of Real Estate School Online Inc.
buyer: CGI Holding Corporation (AMEX:INUV:$83.58)
Inuvo is a leading provider of performance-based online marketing services that deliver customers to advertisers and revenue to publishers. Clients achieve their goals across marketing channels that include search, affiliate, lead generation and email. "
target: Real Estate School Online, Inc.
Real Estate School Online is based in Miami, Fla., and is a leading provider of online education products and services specializing in delivering fully accredited real estate licensing and continuing education courses.
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closed 3/24/2005 via BusinessWire

WebSourced, Inc., acquired Smart Interactive Ltd.

synopsis: WebSourced, Inc., a leader in search engine marketing and a wholly owned subsidiary of CGI Holding Corporation, today announced that the Company has acquired the assets of Smart Interactive Ltd., a leading provider of search engine marketing services to companies throughout Great Britain and Europe.
buyer parent: Think Partnership, Inc.
buyer: WebSourced, Inc.
WebSourced, Inc., is recognized internationally as a global leader in Internet marketing solutions. Established in 1994 and acquired in 1999 by S. Pat Martin, its current CEO, WebSourced's all-encompassing approach to web solutions makes the task of implementing Internet sales and Internet marketin "
target: Smart Interactive Ltd.
Smart Interactive Ltd. has been developed to provide you with expert consultancy, professional search marketing services and high quality training with the maximum return on investment. Smart Interactive is led by world-renowned search engine expert, Mike Grehan.
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closed 3/14/2005 via BusinessWire

CGI Holding Corporation, acquired KowaBunga! Marketing, Inc.

synopsis: CGI Holding Corporation, which plans to seek shareholder approval to change its name to Think Partnership Inc., today announced that the Company has acquired KowaBunga! Marketing, Inc., a provider of Internet marketing software technologies, including software for affiliate marketing, search engine marketing and opt-in email marketing.
buyer: CGI Holding Corporation (AMEX:INUV:$83.58)
Inuvo is a leading provider of performance-based online marketing services that deliver customers to advertisers and revenue to publishers. Clients achieve their goals across marketing channels that include search, affiliate, lead generation and email. "
target: KowaBunga! Marketing, Inc.
KowaBunga! Technologies produces, markets, sells and supports various Extreme Internet Marketing Software Titles including My Affiliate Program and Opt-In Pro. We also offer Affiliate Marketing Services through our Team Affiliate Department. We provide powerful, practical, effective solutions to on
price ($mm)
$1.18
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 4/25/2005 via BusinessWire

CGI Holding Corporation, acquired PrimaryAds, Inc.

synopsis: In a move that will make CGI Holding Corporation d/b/a Think Partnership Inc. a major player in the growing field of affiliate marketing, the Company today announced that it has closed its acquisition of PrimaryAds Inc., a leading affiliate marketing network made up of many online advertisers and publishers.
buyer: CGI Holding Corporation (AMEX:INUV:$83.58)
Inuvo is a leading provider of performance-based online marketing services that deliver customers to advertisers and revenue to publishers. Clients achieve their goals across marketing channels that include search, affiliate, lead generation and email. "
target: PrimaryAds, Inc.
PrimaryAds is a network for online advertisers and affiliates that specializes in cost-per-action advertising. Under our model, an advertiser pays us, and we pay an affiliate, when an Internet user signs up as a lead or makes a purchase.
price ($mm)
$25
rev ($mm)
$17
EBITDA ($mm)
$3
EV / rev
1.4x
EV / EBITDA
9.0x
closed 8/20/2004 via BusinessWire

CGI Holding Corporation, acquired WebCapades, Inc.

synopsis: CGI Holding Corporation today announced that the Company has acquired WebCapades, Inc., Clearwater, Florida, which owns several online dating and relationship web sites.
buyer: CGI Holding Corporation (AMEX:INUV:$83.58)
Inuvo is a leading provider of performance-based online marketing services that deliver customers to advertisers and revenue to publishers. Clients achieve their goals across marketing channels that include search, affiliate, lead generation and email. "
target: WebCapades, Inc.
WebCapades is a leading global provider of online services providing engaging online communities to consumers and reliable solutions to businesses. The company, which was founded in 1998, operates websites that reach out to over ten million visitors from all around the world.
price ($mm)
$7.98
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 1/9/2020 via GlobeNewswire

Weyland Tech, Inc., acquired Push Interactive, LLC

synopsis: Weyland Tech, Inc., a leading global Platform-as-a-Service (PaaS) provider of m-Commerce and fintech business enablement solutions, has acquired Push Interactive from ConversionPoint Technologies, an eCommerce technology platform. Push is a full-service, direct marketing and direct-to-consumer interactive organization.
buyer: Weyland Tech, Inc. (OTCPK:WEYL:$41.34)
Weyland Tech a developer and global provider of mobile business software applications. Their CreateApp platform enables SMBs to create and deploy native mobile applications for Apple iOS and Google Android without any technical knowledge or background. "
target parent: ConversionPoint Technologies
target: Push Interactive, LLC
Push is a full-service, direct marketing and direct-to-consumer interactive organization. They build campaigns, create content and reach consumers direct through custom-built proprietary platforms and proven techniques.
price ($mm)[EV]
$25 [$23]
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 8/12/2019 via Company Press Release

Syndigo LLC, acquired Sellpoints, Inc.

synopsis: Syndigo, a leading technology-driven product information and syndication company, and a portfolio company of The Jordan Company, announced the acquisition of SellPoints, an eCommerce optimization platform and a subsidiary of ConversionPoint Technologies.
buyer parent: The Jordan Company
buyer: Syndigo LLC
Syndigo is a global leader in product content management solutions. Syndigo offers an integrated SaaS-based platform that allows companies to create, manage, and syndicate all of their product content. Their clients include leading brands, retailers, restaurants, and medical device manufacturers. "
target parent: ConversionPoint Technologies
target: Sellpoints, Inc.
Sellpoints is an e-Commerce technology provider dedicated to helping brands and retailers sell more online. It achieves this by attracting qualified shoppers to product pages using traditional traffic acquisition channels (SEO, PPC) as well as innovative, predictive advertising solutions.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
announced 11/6/2018 via Company Press Release

ConversionPoint Technologies, will acquire Inuvo, Inc.

synopsis: Inuvo, Inc., a provider of artificial intelligence technology for brands and agencies, announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to be acquired by ConversionPoint Technologies, Inc., a privately held eCommerce technology company.
buyer: ConversionPoint Technologies
ConversionPoint Technologies Inc. is a high-growth, eCommerce technology platform that empowers direct-to-consumer performance marketing. The company’s technology suite include a media optimization solution to optimize ad purchases and lower customer acquisition costs, and a CRM platform "
target: Inuvo, Inc. (AMEX:INUV:$83.58)
Inuvo, Inc. is a market leader in artificial intelligence, aligning brand strategy with consumer intent. This patented IntentKey artificial intelligence technology leverages contextually-based machine learning algorithms that mirror the way the human brain instantly associate ideas and emotions.
price ($mm)
$76
rev ($mm)
$84
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
0.9x
EV / EBITDA
closed 12/11/2017 via GlobeNewswire

ConversionPoint Technologies, acquired Sellpoints, Inc.

synopsis: ConversionPoint Technologies Inc., a complementary group of e-Commerce technology providers that are changing how brands, advertisers and agencies connect with, acquire and retain customers, has acquired Sellpoints, Inc., an e-Commerce technology provider dedicated to helping retailers sell more online.
buyer: ConversionPoint Technologies
ConversionPoint Technologies Inc. is a high-growth, eCommerce technology platform that empowers direct-to-consumer performance marketing. The company’s technology suite include a media optimization solution to optimize ad purchases and lower customer acquisition costs, and a CRM platform "
target: Sellpoints, Inc.
Sellpoints is an e-Commerce technology provider dedicated to helping brands and retailers sell more online. It achieves this by attracting qualified shoppers to product pages using traditional traffic acquisition channels (SEO, PPC) as well as innovative, predictive advertising solutions.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 6/7/2017 via GlobeNewswire

Push Interactive, LLC merged with Branded Response Inc.,

synopsis: Branded Response, a fast-growing direct-to-consumer eCommerce marketing company focused on subscription-based health and beauty products, and Push Interactive, a direct marketing organization that offers a SaaS eCommerce platform to build campaigns, create content and reach consumers, have merged to form ConversionPoint Technologies.
buyer: Branded Response Inc.
Branded Response is a technology focused digital media company with substantial domain expertise in the “direct to consumer” marketing of health, wellness and beauty products. They utilize proprietary methodology coupled with technology to launch, manage, optimize and profit from each campaign. "
target: Push Interactive, LLC
Push is a full-service, direct marketing and direct-to-consumer interactive organization. They build campaigns, create content and reach consumers direct through custom-built proprietary platforms and proven techniques.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
$7
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
0.0x
EV / EBITDA
closed 7/29/2020 via PR Newswire

Assembly e-commerce, acquired Refersion

synopsis: Assembly, a company focused on acquiring and building e-commerce technologies, has acquired Refersion, the leading affiliate and influencer marketing platform. Refersion helps online shops manage, track, and grow their affiliate and influencer marketing programs.
buyer: Assembly e-commerce
Assembly is a company focused on acquiring and building industry-leading software and services that empower e-commerce merchants to more effectively run their businesses. Its long-term mission is to assist millions of merchants in their growing need to adopt new technology. "
target: Refersion
Refersion is a leading affiliate and influencer marketing platform. Refersion helps online shops manage, track, and grow their affiliate and influencer marketing programs. Their platform handles the heavy lifting so marketers can focus on building partnerships with their influencers and affiliates.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 1/18/2016 via PR Newswire

Members Today, LLC, purchased Club Marketing Division from ABC Financial Services, Inc.

synopsis: Members Today acquired ABC Financial's Club Marketing Division. The division comprises of a business division that acquires, boosts, and communicates with the new and existing club members.
buyer: Members Today, LLC
Members Today is a full service direct marketing and direct mail company that specializes in servicing fitness, health clubs, martial arts studios, and tanning salons. "
seller: ABC Financial Services, Inc.
ABC Financial's Club Marketing Division comprises of a business division that acquires, boosts, and communicates with the new and existing club members. ABC Financial is the nation's leading software and billing provider for the health and fitness industry.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 12/3/2019 via BusinessWire

Sprinklr, purchased Social Advertising Business from Nanigans

synopsis: Sprinklr, the world’s first Unified Front Office for Modern Channels, has acquired Nanigans’ social advertising business. The acquired assets include data management, predictive analytics, optimization, campaign management, and granular real-time reporting across the most valuable advertising channels: Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter.
buyer: Sprinklr
Sprinklr is a Unified Front Office for Modern Channels. Sprinklr helps brands execute marketing, advertising, research, care, and engagement initiatives across all modern channels, including 23 social channels, 11 messaging channels, and millions of forums, blogs, review sites, and news sites. "
seller: Nanigans
Nanigans' social advertising business includes data management, predictive analytics, optimization, campaign management, and granular real-time reporting across the most valuable advertising channels: Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 9/24/2018 via BNC Analysis

diva-e Digital Value Enterprise GmbH, acquired intelliAd Media GmbH

synopsis: diva-e Digital Value Enterprise GmbH, a German digital service provider, has acquired intelliAd Media GmbH, a leading performance marketing suite in Germany that enables companies to automate and intelligently manage their marketing. intelliAd's solution can track, analyze and optimize online and offline marketing activities.
buyer: diva-e Digital Value Enterprise GmbH
diva-e Digital Value Enterprise is a German digital service provider. diva-e offers companies a complete solution portfolio for the development of their digital ecosystem. diva-e accompanies their customers in the planning, implementation and optimization of projects along the digital value chain. "
target: intelliAd Media GmbH
intelliAd is a leading performance marketing suite in Germany that enables companies to automate and intelligently manage their marketing. Their solution can track, analyze and optimize online and offline marketing activities.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 7/19/2018 via PE Hub

Muscle Up Marketing merged with Mudlick Mail,

synopsis: Alpharetta, Georgia-based Muscle Up Marketing LLC, a marketing services provider for the fitness, health and wellness industry, has merged with Mudlick Mail LLC, which is backed by Clearview Capital. Mudlick Mail is a leader in direct mail marketing helping thousands of small and large businesses with customer acquisition and retention.
buyer parent: Clearview Capital, LLC
buyer: Mudlick Mail
Mudlick Mail is a leader in direct mail marketing helping thousands of small and large businesses with customer acquisition and retention, serving the United States and Canada. "
target: Muscle Up Marketing
Muscle Up Marketing is a marketing services provider, including direct mail, digital and mobile advertising solutions, to the fitness, health and wellness industry.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 1/21/2016 via PE Hub

Spectrio, acquired TMS Audio Productions

synopsis: The Riverside Company has acquired TMS Audio Productions as an add-on to its Spectrio platform. TMS provides on-hold and messaging and marketing services for more than 400 customers, primarily in the healthcare and financial industries.
buyer parent: The Riverside Company
buyer: Spectrio
Spectrio is a national provider of on-hold messaging and digital signage managed services that allow clients to deliver targeted marketing messages in a variety of ways. "
target: TMS Audio Productions
TMS is a provider of on-hold music and messaging services for customers who are mostly in the healthcare and financial sectors.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
announced 11/7/2018 via PR Newswire

PlumRiver, will acquire CenterStone Technologies

synopsis: PlumRiver Technologies announced that they have signed an agreement to acquire CenterStone Technologies, a leader in the way in digital marketing, sales tools and professional strength wholesale B2B e-commerce for brands.
buyer: PlumRiver
PlumRiver LLC is a leading provider of B2B eCommerce software solutions. Their easy-to-use Web-based applications are tailored to the needs of manufacturers and wholesalers of footwear, apparel, sporting goods and other segments of the specialty retail market. "
target: CenterStone Technologies
CenterStone Technologies, and the iVendix Suite leads the way in digital marketing, sales tools and professional strength wholesale B2B e-commerce for brands. Every day they strive to deliver real value to customers.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 9/12/2018 via BNC Analysis

Affle, acquired Vizury

synopsis: Singapore-based consumer intelligence firm, Affle India, has acquired the brand, re-targeting and push notification businesses and technology platform of Bangalore-based advertising technology (AdTech) startup Vizury.
buyer: Affle (NSEI:AFFLE:$43.81)
Affle is a Singapore headquartered company, has built leading ‘Mobile Audience Intelligence and Analytics Platforms’. These platforms help deliver end-to-end mobile commerce & marketing solutions with greater ROI. "
target: Vizury
Vizury is a growth marketing technology company and platform that drives user retention and incremental conversions for commerce, finance and travel brands. Bangalore-based advertising technology (AdTech) startup Vizury has a brand re-targeting and push notification business and technology platform.
price ($mm)
$10
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 4/27/2017 via BNC Analysis

Aston Ventures, acquired Ve Interactive

synopsis: Ve Interactive, the UK technology and marketing firm has been bought out by a group of existing investors. Investors included its chief executive Morten Tonnesen and the businessman Doug Barrowman, both of which are affiliated with Aston Ventures.
buyer: Aston Ventures
Aston Ventures is a London based early stage venture fund, supporting visionary digital entrepreneurs in building leading companies. Aston has a long track record in investing and working with management teams to maximise returns building fruitful international corporate ventures and companies. "
target: Ve Interactive
Ve Interactive is the leading technology company with data at its core. Audience sharing, deep segmentation and analysis enables Ve to produce anonymised and actionable datasets which drive both its high performance digital advertising/email prospecting tools and its onsite engagement solution.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 5/7/2015 via BNC Analysis

Market Tech, acquired StuccoMedia

synopsis: Market Tech Holdings Ltd has acquired Israeli global e-commerce marketing platform Stucco Media Ltd. Stucco Media operates an innovative and cost-effective algorithmic e-commerce marketplace technology for online retailers, for international marketplaces such as eBay and Amazon.
buyer: Market Tech (LSE:MKT:$177.50)
Market Tech combines the iconic Camden Market real estate assets with an e-commerce business operated through an online platform called market.com. Its real estate assets business is focused on retail, leisure and entertainment. "
target: StuccoMedia
Stucco Media Ltd is a global e-commerce marketing platform based in Israel. Stucco Media operates an innovative and cost-effective algorithmic e-commerce marketplace technology for online retailers, for international marketplaces such as eBay and Amazon.
price ($mm)
$26
rev ($mm)
$6
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
7.0x
EV / EBITDA
closed 12/3/2015 via PR Newswire

WellTok, Inc., acquired Silverlink Communications

synopsis: Welltok, a leading consumer health enterprise Platform as a Service company, announced its acquisition of Silverlink, a leading healthcare consumer communications company. Silverlink's expertise in behavioral science and consumer marketing helps guide consumers towards better health through multi-channel communications campaigns.
buyer: WellTok, Inc.
Welltok Inc., developer of the healthcare industry's first consumer enterprise platform, incentivize consumers to optimize their health. The CafeWell Health Optimization Platform organizes the growing spectrum of health improvement and condition management resources. "
target: Silverlink Communications
Silverlink's expertise in behavioral science and consumer marketing, coupled with their deep industry expertise and proprietary technology platform, helps guide consumers towards better health through multi-channel communication campaigns.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 10/31/2018 via BNC Analysis

Oxatis SA, acquired Channel Pilot Solutions GmbH

synopsis: Oxatis, a French company that provides award-winning SaaS e-Commerce solutions for SMBs, has acquired Channel Pilot Solutions, an online marketing tool for online shops in Europe. Channel Pilot Solutions' cloud-based solution allows e-commerce companies to list their products and offers on all suitable online marketing channels.
buyer: Oxatis SA (ENXTPA:ALOXA:$15.83)
Oxatis is a French company that provides award-winning SaaS e-Commerce solutions for small and medium sized businesses, combining ease of use, flexibility and affordability. A range of design and SEO services are also available to build and manage a successful online shop. "
target: Channel Pilot Solutions GmbH
Founded in 2012, Channel Pilot Solutions is an online marketing tool for online shops in Europe. Their cloud-based solution allows e-commerce companies to list their products and offers on all suitable online marketing channels and reach millions of potential buyers daily.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
$3
EBITDA ($mm)
$0
EV / rev
0.0x
EV / EBITDA
0.0x
closed 9/21/2021 via GlobeNewswire

SendinBlue, acquired Metrilo

synopsis: Sendinblue, the leading all-in-one digital marketing platform, announced its acquisition of Metrilo, a Bulgaria-based marketing and sales analytics SaaS platform for e-merchants. The solution helps brands grow online using the power of their data and focus on customer retention.
buyer: SendinBlue
Sendinblue is the only all-in-one digital marketing platform that empowers businesses to build customer relationships through end to end digital marketing campaigns, transactional messaging, and marketing automation. "
target: Metrilo
Based in Bulgaria, Metrilo is a marketing and sales analytics SaaS platform for e-merchants. The solution helps brands grow online using the power of their data and focus on customer retention.
price ($mm)
$47
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 8/11/2021 via BNC Analysis

Spotler, acquired Squeezely

synopsis: Spotler Group, a Dutch marketing technology company, has acquired Squeezely, a customer data platform (CDP) software company in the Netherlands. Squeezely gives e-commerce companies full control over their data. Their platform provides a clear overview of all relevant customer data and enables users to create data driven marketing campaigns.
buyer: Spotler
Spotler Group is a Netherlands based company specializing in marketing technology, helping marketers across Europe create successful and results-driven campaigns. With more than 2,500 customers in 8 European countries, Spotler Group is a European leader in email marketing and marketing automation. "
target: Squeezely
Squeezely is a customer data platform (CDP) software company in the Netherlands. Squeezely gives e-commerce companies full control over their data. Their platform provides a clear overview of all relevant customer data and enables users to create personalized, data driven marketing campaigns.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
announced 8/5/2019 via Company Press Release

Piano Software Inc., will acquire Cxense

synopsis: Piano, a company that offers cloud-based software and strategic services that empower companies to create customized digital experiences and commercial relationships for their users, will acquire Norway-based Cxense, a company that helps publishers and marketers across the globe to transform their raw data into their most valuable resource.
buyer: Piano Software Inc.
Piano offers high-performance cloud-based software and strategic services that empower companies to create customized digital experiences and commercial relationships for their users. Leading businesses around the world use Piano to power their subscription, analytics, and personalization efforts. "
target: Cxense (OB:CXENSE:$19.56)
Norway-based Cxense helps publishers and marketers across the globe to transform their raw data into their most valuable resource. Their leading Data Management Platform with Intelligent Personalization, gives companies insight into their customers, and enables them to action this insight real-time.
price ($mm)[EV]
$39 [$34]
rev ($mm)
$19
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
1.9x
EV / EBITDA
closed 1/9/2019 via BNC Analysis

Ve Global, acquired Divvit

synopsis: London-based Ve Global, an engagement and analytics solution for e-commerce brands, has acquired Divvit, a Swedish digital marketing startup that specialises in analytics, insights and revenue attribution. They provide multiple features to help clients increase their ROI including Marketing Attribution, eCommerce analytics and more.
buyer: Ve Global
Ve Global is an engagement and analytics solution for e-commerce brands. They offer programmatic advertising, onsite engagement and email re-marketing products. They also offer brand-native designs that are fully customizable and seamlessly integrate within websites, ensuring no disruption. "
target: Divvit
Divvit is an intelligent eCommerce analytics platform that empowers online retailers, by providing real-time data that helps save money, ensure efficient spending and increase revenue. They provide multiple features to help increase ROI including Marketing Attribution, eCommerce analytics and more.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 5/31/2016 via PR Newswire

Tagboard, acquired ZIIBRA

synopsis: Tagboard, the world's premier social search and display platform, announced that it has acquired ZIIBRA. ZIIBRA became a marketplace to relieve the massive pain entrepreneurs and their business have when managing their website, online store, and email marketing tools.
buyer: Tagboard
Tagboard is the easiest way to discover social media and quickly share it with the audience. Tagboards are used by thousands of brands, sporting teams, and media companies to create billions of impressions. "
target: ZIIBRA
ZIIBRA became a marketplace to relieve the massive pain entrepreneurs and their business have when managing their website, online store, and email marketing tools. Cofounders Omri Mor and Justin Myers launched ZIIBRA in 2013 with a goal to help keep creativity alive and well.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 3/23/2015 via GlobeNewswire

ExlService Holdings, Inc., acquired RPM Direct LLC

synopsis: EXL, a leading business process solutions company, announced that it has acquired RPM Direct, LLC. RPM specializes in analyzing large consumer data sets to segment populations, predict response rates, forecast customer lifetime value, design and execute targeted, multi-channel marketing campaigns.
buyer: ExlService Holdings, Inc. (EXLS:$786.25)
EXL is a leading business process solutions company that looks deeper to drive business impact through integrated services and industry knowledge. EXL provides operations management, decision analytics and technology platforms. "
target: RPM Direct LLC
RPM Direct is a technology-enabled database, data analytics, and marketing solutions company focused exclusively around the needs of the insurance and healthcare companies. RPM has focused on the insurance industry, including property & casualty, life and health, since its inception in 2001.
price ($mm)
$51
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 3/2/2015 via Company Press Release

Spectrio, acquired Sound Marketing Concepts

synopsis: The Riverside Company has completed an add-on to Spectrio LLC with the acquisition of Sound Marketing Concepts (SMC). SMC provides on-hold marketing messaging and related services with a focus on the healthcare market. Spectrio is a provider of on-hold messaging and digital signage managed services.
buyer parent: The Riverside Company
buyer: Spectrio
Spectrio is one of the nation’s leading all-inclusive audio/video marketing companies, handling everything from concept and installation to content creation, outstanding service and detailed reporting to ensure consistency in branding. "
target: Sound Marketing Concepts
Sound Marketing Concepts provides on-hold marketing messaging and related services with a focus on the healthcare market. Their marketing expertise combined with a team of professional writers, engineers, and voice talents all work together to create the best programming possible for their clients.
price ($mm)
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA
closed 8/11/2014 via GlobeNewswire

Sizmek Inc, acquired Aerify Media

synopsis: Sizmek Inc., a leading open ad management platform company servicing over 5,000 agencies and with representatives in 48 countries, announced the acquisition of Aerify Media, a company specializing in mobile tracking and retargeting.
buyer: Sizmek Inc (SZMK:$185.18)
Sizmek Inc. fuels digital advertising campaigns for advertisers and agencies around the world with cutting-edge technology to engage audiences across any screen. Sizmek has proudly pioneered industry firsts in digital, including rich media, video and online targeted advertising across channels. "
target: Aerify Media
Aerify Media is a company specializing in mobile tracking and retargeting. The Aerify platform is a flexible, robust marketing technology solution that allows e-commerce companies to send any type of customer data from their mobile apps, mobile websites and even desktop sites to a single source.
price ($mm)
$6.25
rev ($mm)
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
EV / EBITDA

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Net Income ($mm)
Employees
0
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Ticker: TSE:4180
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Appier
Appier
Appier is a technology company in Taiwan that provides artificial intelligence (AI) platforms to help enterprises solve their most challenging business problems. Their AIXON platform uses machine learning and AI to turn data into insights to help businesses find and grow their target audience.
year
2020
rev ($mm)
$81.82
EBITDA ($mm)
EBIT ($mm)
($14.38)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
492
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Bill.com
Bill.com is a leading provider of cloud-based software that simplifies, digitizes, and automates back-office financial processes for small and mid-sized businesses. Bill.com's AI-enabled financial software platform provides an intelligent way to create and pay bills, send invoices, and get paid.
year
2021
rev ($mm)
$202.10
EBITDA ($mm)
($49.01)
EBIT ($mm)
($53.51)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
618
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Ticker: RUBI
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
The Rubicon Project
The Rubicon Project
Rubicon Project is a leading technology company automating the buying and selling of advertising. Rubicon Project has engineered one of the largest real-time cloud and Big Data computing systems, processing trillions of transactions within milliseconds each month.
year
2020
rev ($mm)
$188.11
EBITDA ($mm)
($8.62)
EBIT ($mm)
($44.57)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
444
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Ticker: TSXV:TLK
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Frankly Media
Frankly Media
Frankly Media provides a complete suite of digital solutions for media companies to create, manage, distribute and monetize their content on all platforms maximizing audience engagement and revenue potential. The company is headquartered in New York with offices in Toronto and Atlanta.
year
2019
rev ($mm)
$19.79
EBITDA ($mm)
($2.54)
EBIT ($mm)
($3.35)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
0
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Ticker: CPSE:AGILC
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Agillic
Agillic
Agillic is a Danish software company enabling marketers to maximise the use of data and translate it into relevant and personalised communication establishing strong relations between people and brands.
year
2020
rev ($mm)
$8.39
EBITDA ($mm)
($2.43)
EBIT ($mm)
($2.33)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
61
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Ticker: ICLK
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
IClick Interactive Asia
iClick Interactive Asia Group Limited is an independent online marketing and enterprise data solutions provider that connects worldwide marketers with audiences in China. iClick's platform possesses omni-channel marketing capabilities and fulfils various marketing objectives.
year
2020
rev ($mm)
$232.73
EBITDA ($mm)
$2.29
EBIT ($mm)
($5.85)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
884
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Ticker: LLNW
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Limelight Networks
Limelight Networks
Limelight Networks, Inc. provides solutions that enable business and technology decision makers to profit from the shift of content and advertising to the online world, the explosive growth of mobile and connected devices, and the migration of IT applications and services into the cloud.
year
2021
rev ($mm)
$224.38
EBITDA ($mm)
($2.45)
EBIT ($mm)
($26.35)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
510
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Ticker: BIT:AXEL
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
axélero S.p.A.
axélero S.p.A.
axélero provides effective and innovative digital advertising and digital marketing solutions, tailor-made for small, medium and large enterprises and national and local institutions to gain greater visibility, useful contacts and concrete business results.
year
2016
rev ($mm)
$51.93
EBITDA ($mm)
$4.31
EBIT ($mm)
$3.12
Net Income ($mm)
$1.49
Employees
21
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Ticker: OTCPK:BYOC
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Beyond Commerce, Inc.
Beyond Commerce, Inc.
Beyond Commerce is focused on business combinations of “big data” companies in the global B2B internet marketing analytics, technologies and related services space. The Company’s objective is to develop and deploy disruptive strategic software technology that will build on organic growth potential.
year
2020
rev ($mm)
$5.83
EBITDA ($mm)
($1.91)
EBIT ($mm)
($2.59)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
2
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Ticker: BME:MAKS
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Making Science Group, S.A.
Making Science Group, S.A.
Spain-based Making Science is a digital marketing and technology consulting firm that specializes in e-commerce and digital transformation. The company's product offering includes NILO, a comprehensive cloud-based e-commerce platform, and Shoptize, the only Spanish Comparison Shopping Service.
year
2020
rev ($mm)
$70.82
EBITDA ($mm)
$3.80
EBIT ($mm)
$2.99
Net Income ($mm)
$1.85
Employees
282
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Ticker: TSXV:PBX
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
PowerBand Solutions Inc.
PowerBand Solutions Inc.
PowerBand Solutions is a Canadian provider of cloud-based Auction and Finance Portal software tools for automotive dealerships, OEMs, and rental companies. Their remarketing platform incorporates the latest auction technologies, inventory management, market intelligence, and appraisal processes.
year
2020
rev ($mm)
$1.43
EBITDA ($mm)
($7.42)
EBIT ($mm)
($7.55)
Net Income ($mm)
Employees
14
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