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Clubessential LLC, acquired foreUP

synopsis: Clubessential Holdings, the leading provider of membership and club-management solutions to the private club, college athletic, health and fitness, and parks and recreation markets, announced the strategic acquisition of foreUP, the market leader in cloud-based public golf club management software.
buyer parent: Battery Ventures
buyer: Clubessential LLC
Clubessential provides a full suite of membership and club management solutions to country, golf, city, yacht, and other private clubs. The Clubessential Suite consists of website, tee times, mobile apps, accounting, point-of-sale, customer relationship management, and other software solutions. "
target: foreUP
foreUP offers cloud-based technology solutions that make it easier for golf course, club, and/or pro shop managers to run and market their business. They steadily increase the offerings of their management suite to add efficiency and effectiveness to all course management initiatives.
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closed 5/5/2021 via PR Newswire

TELEO Capital Management, LLC, acquired Teesnap LLC

synopsis: TELEO Capital Management, LLC announced a significant growth equity investment in Teesnap, LLC, a golf course operations management software platform. Teesnap offers a full suite of software solutions and managed services that help golf courses save time and create better experiences for their customers.
buyer: TELEO Capital Management, LLC
TELEO Capital is a lower middle market private equity firm that looks to invest in opportunities where its strategic thought, operational resources, and capital base empower management to perform and execute their business plan. "
target parent: Allegiant Air, LLC
target: Teesnap LLC
Teesnap provides cloud-based software and services to golf courses. The Business offers a full suite of software solutions and managed services that help golf courses save time, create better experiences for their customers, and gain a competitive advantage through big data.
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closed 10/30/2020 via Company Press Release

Ackroo Inc., acquired GGGolf, Inc.

synopsis: Ackroo Inc., a loyalty marketing, gift card and payments technology and services provider, has acquired all of the outstanding share capital of GGGolf, a company that provides high-performance software to help private, semi-private, public golf clubs and resorts manage and optimize their day-to-day operations.
buyer: Ackroo Inc. (TSXV:AKR:$5.02)
Ackroo provides merchants of all sizes a robust, cloud based multi-currency marketing platform to help attract, engage and grow their customers while increasing their revenues and margins. They are based in Ottawa, ON, Canada. "
target parent: Valsoft Corp
target: GGGolf, Inc.
GGGolf provides high-performance software to help private, semi-private, public golf clubs and resorts manage and optimize their day-to-day operations. GGGolf offers a powerful and customizable golf management system, including web and mobile apps for online tee-time bookings across Canada.
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$1.37
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closed 5/30/2019 via PR Newswire

Lightspeed POS, acquired Chronogolf Inc.

synopsis: Lightspeed POS Inc., a leading provider of software, solutions and support systems to over 49,000 small and medium-sized retail and restaurant locations worldwide, announced the acquisition of Montreal-based Chronogolf, an innovative cloud-based software offering that facilitates management for golf course operators around the world.
buyer: Lightspeed POS (TSX:LSPD:$221.73)
Lightspeed is a cloud-based commerce platform powering small and medium-sized businesses in over 100 countries around the world. It's an all-in-one solution that helps restaurants and retailers sell across channels, manage operations, engage with consumers, accept payments, and grow their business. "
target: Chronogolf Inc.
Chronogolf is a cloud-based software offering that facilitates management for golf course operators around the world. Chronogolf software offers customers a fully-integrated point of sale and golf course management solution, giving them the opportunity to streamline their business all in one system.
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closed 10/16/2019 via PR Newswire

Daxko, acquired TennisSource.Net, Inc.

synopsis: Daxko has acquired TennisSource, a provider of tennis facility management software solutions. Coupled with Daxko's existing Club Automation brand, which serves over 200 tennis centers, the company further enhances its offering for tennis clubs in the health and wellness industry.
buyer parent: GI Partners
buyer: Daxko
Daxko delivers technology solutions, payment processing, experienced services, and deep insights to various member-based health and wellness centers—enterprise health clubs, tennis centers, boutique fitness studios, affiliate gyms, campus recreation facilities, integrated wellness centers, and more."
target: TennisSource.Net, Inc.
TennisSource provides software to assist with the day to day management of sports facilities with an emphasis on complexity of tennis. Software components include scheduling software, online program registration software, player management, and a full point of sale application.
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closed 3/5/2021 via BusinessWire

Shift4 Payments, acquired VenueNext

synopsis: Shift4 Payments, a leading provider of integrated payment processing solutions, has acquired VenueNext, a leader in next-generation mobile commerce, point-of-sale, and loyalty solutions for venues. This acquisition enhances Shift4’s presence and capabilities in a number of large and growing verticals such as stadiums and arenas.
buyer: Shift4 Payments (FOUR:$758.10)
Shift4 Payments is a leading provider of integrated payment processing and technology solutions, delivering a complete omnichannel ecosystem that extends beyond payments to include a wide range of commerce-enabling services. "
target: VenueNext
VenueNext is a next-generation point-of-sale company transforming the way consumers shop, purchase, and pay. Their product suite includes mobile ordering, full venue point-of-sale software, branded mobile applications (turnkey white label apps for teams/venues), and a mobile wallet/loyalty engine.
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closed 3/18/2020 via BusinessWire

Fiserv, Inc., acquired Bypass Mobile

synopsis: Fiserv, Inc., a leading global provider of payments and financial services technology solutions, has acquired Bypass Mobile, an independent software vendor and leading innovator in enterprise point-of-sale systems. The acquisition of Bypass will help power the next generation of omni-commerce capabilities from Fiserv.
buyer: Fiserv, Inc. (FISV:$14,852.00)
Fiserv is a global leader in payments and financial technology. The company helps clients achieve best-in-class results through a commitment to innovation in areas including account processing and digital banking solutions, card issuer processing and network services, payments, and more. "
target: Bypass Mobile
Bypass is a leading innovator in enterprise point-of-sale system. The company combines front-of-house, self service, back-office tools, and deep insights for an integrated solution that brings the innovation, sophistication, and scalability of e-commerce to physical merchants.
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closed 1/31/2019 via BNC Analysis

Pineapple Payments, acquired AthleteTrax

synopsis: Pineapple Payments, a payment processing technology company, has acquired AthleteTrax, a company that offers a Cloud-Based Facility Management Software, called MySportSort. They offer everything from custom websites and mobile apps to facility and league scheduling and point of sale transactions.
buyer: Pineapple Payments
Pineapple Payments is a payment processing technology company that provides omni-channel payment acceptance tools for merchants of all shapes and sizes. From its innovative technology solutions to its proactive merchant success team, Pineapple truly takes a fresh approach to payment processing. "
target: AthleteTrax
AthleteTrax offers a Cloud-Based Facility Management Software, called MySportSort. From everything from custom websites and mobile apps to facility and league scheduling and point of sale transactions, AthleteTrax provides a simple mechanism to keep your organization running smoothly.
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closed 4/13/2019 via BusinessWire

Nadavon Capital Partners, acquired Clubspeed

synopsis: Nadavon Capital Partners, a specialty investment firm focusing on high-growth software and financial technology companies, has increased its investment in Clubspeed, the leading global software solution for go karting tracks, race tracks, trampoline parks, and family entertainment centers, where it will acquire a majority stake.
buyer: Nadavon Capital Partners
Based in Newport Beach, California, Nadavon Capital Partners is a specialty investment firm focusing on high-growth software and financial technology companies. "
target: Clubspeed
Clubspeed has the world's leading cloud-based software for activity centers, revolutionizing the way venue owners and managers run their businesses every day.
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closed 5/23/2018 via Company Press Release

TrekkSoft, acquired DigiTickets

synopsis: TrekkSoft, a Swiss-based company that provides booking and reservation solutions, has acquired DigiTickets, a company in the UK that provides ticketing, EPOS and membership solutions for visitor attractions and event venues. DigiTickets' solutions allows businesses to maximize their online revenues and streamline their ticket redemption.
buyer: TrekkSoft
TrekkSoft is a Swiss-based company that provides an online booking and reservation solution for activity providers, tour operators, travel agents, and tourist offices. Their software allows businesses to build a booking-optimized website, manage their business on-the-go, and boost their marketing. "
target: DigiTickets
DigiTickets is a company in the UK that provides ticketing, EPOS and membership solutions for visitor attractions and event venues. DigiTickets' solutions allows businesses to maximize their online revenues, streamline their ticket redemption, enhance visitor experience, and improve operations.
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closed 7/31/2017 via BNC Analysis

Helix Leisure Pte Ltd, acquired Booking Boss

synopsis: Helix Leisure announced the acquisition of Booking Boss, a leading provider of online booking, ticketing and POS solutions for the tour, activity and attractions (TAA) industry in the Asia-Pacific region. Booking Boss's powerful system enables users to streamline their bookings and capacity management processes from one platform.
buyer: Helix Leisure Pte Ltd
Helix Leisure provides out-of-home entertainment operators with revenue management systems, point of sales solutions, ticketing solutions, business intelligence reporting, party planners, redemption counter solutions, mobile services, electronic locker systems and amusement and arcade games. "
target: Booking Boss
Booking Boss is an all-inclusive online booking, ticketing and POS system that helps users grow their tour, activity and attractions business. Their powerful system enables users to streamline their bookings and capacity management processes from one platform.
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closed 3/30/2016 via BNC Analysis

Bypass Mobile, acquired Parametric LLC

synopsis: Austin-based Bypass Mobile LLC has acquired Parametric LLC, a Philadelphia company that develops mobile point-of-sale technology. Parametric's vendor software for tablet devices is used by professional and college sports teams at stadiums.
buyer: Bypass Mobile
Bypass is the leading innovator in enterprise point of sale solutions and retail operating systems for the multi-site food & beverage industry. The company’s cloud-based, secure, insights-rich platform is the first of its kind, enabling venues to unify software and data for all commerce operations. "
target: Parametric LLC
Parametric is a mobile software company that builds the industry leading point-of-sale and guest interactive technology platform. Their products and services are tablet and cloud based making them flexible in deployment and applicable to almost any operational model.
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closed 3/23/2015 via BusinessWire

Vista Entertainment Solutions, acquired Ticketsoft, LLC

synopsis: New Zealand software company Vista Entertainment Solutions has bought US cinema software company Ticketsoft, continuing its international growth. Ticketsoft, based in Dallas, Texas and founded in 2001, offers software solutions in more than 200 North American cinemas, representing more than 2,000 cinema screens.
buyer: Vista Entertainment Solutions (NZSE:VGL:$85.82)
Vista Entertainment Solutions creates cinema management solutions for the international cinema exhibition industry. Their software is installed in cinemas in over 60 countries covering a wide range from single screen independents to the largest cinema chain in the world. "
target: Ticketsoft, LLC
Ticketsoft specializes in providing premier end to end technology solutions for the movie theatre industry. They offer software for point of sale, self-service kiosks, internet ticketing, gift & loyalty cards, time & attendance, real-time analysis, & enterprise class corporate office systems.
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closed 11/20/2019 via MSNBC

NBC Sports, Inc., acquired EZLinks Golf LLC

synopsis: NBC Sports, the programming division of the American broadcast network NBC that is responsible for sports broadcasts on the network, acquired EZLinks Golf, a company that brings industry-leading software and services to power the operations and marketing needs of the golf industry.
buyer parent: Comcast Corporation
buyer: NBC Sports, Inc.
NBC Sports is the programming division of the American broadcast network NBC, owned by the NBCUniversal Television Group division of NBCUniversal, that is responsible for sports broadcasts on the network, and its dedicated national sports cable channels. "
target parent: PGA TOUR, Inc.
target: EZLinks Golf LLC
EZLinks Golf brings industry-leading software and services to power the operations and marketing needs of the golf industry. EZLinks software and service suite includes: tee sheet, point of sale, 24/7 reservation center, online booking engines, marketing services, and an online tee time marketplace.
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closed 8/29/2019 via BusinessWire

Dynasty Sports and Entertainment, acquired The Ticket Group

synopsis: Dynasty Sports and Entertainment has acquired The Ticket Group, a yield management and distribution platform focused in the $26B live entertainment ticketing industry, allowing professional sports teams and venues to distribute their tickets to the right people, at the right price, and at the right time.
buyer: Dynasty Sports and Entertainment
Dynasty Sports and Entertainment is the largest technology and services provider dedicated to helping content holders and professional sellers automate the ingestion, pricing, distribution and fulfillment of tickets to live events, empowering them to maximize their revenue. "
target: The Ticket Group
Founded in 2007, The Ticket Group is a yield management and distribution platform focused in the $26B live entertainment ticketing industry, allowing professional sports teams and venues to distribute their tickets to the right people, at the right price, and at the right time.
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closed 4/26/2017 via Company Press Release

Bpifrance, Edmond de Rothschild Investment Partners, acquired Platinium Group S.A.M.

synopsis: Bpifrance and Edmond de Rothschild Investment Partners through WINCH Capital 3 fund are proud to announce that they are taking a majority stake in Platinium Group ("PG"). PG is a software company providing ‘Software as a Service (SaaS) ticketing solutions to organisers of major sporting events across the world.
buyer: Edmond de Rothschild Investment Partners
buyer: Bpifrance
Bpifrance, a subsidiary of the French state and the Caisse des Dépôts, finances businesses from the seed phase to IPO, through loans, guarantees and equity investments. Edmond de Rothschild Investment Partners is a leader in investment in privately owned companies. "
target: Platinium Group S.A.M.
Platinium Group (“PG”) is a software company providing ‘Software as a Service (SaaS) ticketing solutions to organisers of major sporting events across the world. In parallel, PG has developed a ticket distribution and e-commerce business for sporting events, notably via its website, Gootickets.com.
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$109
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announced 6/11/2015 via PR Newswire

Veritix will be merged with AXS,

synopsis: Outbox AXS and Veritix® will merge. The combined entity will partner the consumer-focused interface and ticketing platform of Outbox AXS, including AXS Invite and the AXS Waiting Room with Veritix's industry-leading season ticket management technology and its inventive Flash Seats® digital, ID-based ticketing technology.
buyer parent: The Anschutz Company
buyer: AXS
AXS is a new entertainment platform that also serves as AEG's primary consumer brand. AXS provides fans the opportunity to purchase tickets directly from their favorite venues via a user-friendly ticketing interface. "
target: Veritix
Veritix is a leading innovator in digital ticketing, event marketing and relationship management applications. Veritix empowers teams and venues – from the NBA, NFL, NHL, MLS, AHL, Hockey Canada, NASCAR, NCAA and DI-III College Athletics, and over 1,000 entertainment venues in 47 states and Canada.
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closed 3/5/2014 via Company Press Release

Beats Music, acquired Topspin Media

synopsis: Beats Music has acquired Topspin Media. More than 55,000 musicians, comedians, labels, managers and filmmakers use the Topspin Platform to grow their audience, communicate with fans, and sell music, video, merch and ticket bundles.
buyer: Beats Music
Beats Music is a new kind of streaming music service that focuses on providing a personalized music experience for each user through a unique blend of digital innovation and musical passion. "
target: Topspin Media
Founded in June 2007, Topspin is a leading-edge provider of marketing software and services that help artists and their partners build strong businesses and brands.
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closed 12/5/2012 via PR Newswire

Lo-Q, acquired Accesso

synopsis: Lo-Q plc, provider of virtual queuing systems for theme parks and major attractions, announced that it has acquired privately-held accesso, a recognized leader in ticketing technology, e-commerce, mobile apps and payment processing. The transaction creates the premier technology solutions provider in the attractions and leisure industry.
buyer: Lo-Q (AIM:ACSO:$102.51)
Lo-Q is the creator of a virtual queuing system for theme parks, water parks and other leisure attractions that allows users to queue without waiting in line. "
target: Accesso
Based in Central Florida, accesso is recognized as the attractions industry's leading provider of ticketing solutions offering a range of proprietary, fully-hosted ticketing, ecommerce, mobile and payment processing solutions to more than 100 leading venues across North America.
price ($mm)
$22
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$6
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$1
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closed 10/26/2017 via PR Newswire

Etix, Inc., acquired TicketBiscuit, LLC

synopsis: Etix, an international ticketing solutions provider, announced the growth acquisition of Alabama-based ticketing technology company, TicketBiscuit. TicketBiscuit provides online ticketing systems and innovative promotional and marketing solutions to hundreds of venues and promoters nationwide.
buyer: Etix, Inc.
Founded in 2000, Etix is an international, web-based ticketing service provider for the entertainment industry, processing more than 50 million tickets per year in 40 countries. Their mission is to provide superior ticketing, marketing and service solutions for their clients and their customers. "
target: TicketBiscuit, LLC
TicketBiscuit provides online ticketing systems and innovative promotional and marketing solutions to hundreds of venues and promoters nationwide. With system enhancements and new features added every two weeks, the company never stops innovating to help clients sell more tickets.
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closed 2/24/2021 via PR Newswire

Clubessential LLC, acquired foreUP

synopsis: Clubessential Holdings, the leading provider of membership and club-management solutions to the private club, college athletic, health and fitness, and parks and recreation markets, announced the strategic acquisition of foreUP, the market leader in cloud-based public golf club management software.
buyer parent: Battery Ventures
buyer: Clubessential LLC
Clubessential provides a full suite of membership and club management solutions to country, golf, city, yacht, and other private clubs. The Clubessential Suite consists of website, tee times, mobile apps, accounting, point-of-sale, customer relationship management, and other software solutions. "
target: foreUP
foreUP offers cloud-based technology solutions that make it easier for golf course, club, and/or pro shop managers to run and market their business. They steadily increase the offerings of their management suite to add efficiency and effectiveness to all course management initiatives.
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closed 5/14/2021 via PR Newswire

Clubessential LLC, acquired Exerp ApS

synopsis: Clubessential Holdings, the leading provider of enterprise-membership and club-management software solutions to the private- and public-clubs, college-athletic, health and fitness, and parks and recreation markets, announced the strategic acquisition of Exerp, the market leader in member-management systems for enterprise-fitness operators.
buyer parent: Battery Ventures
buyer: Clubessential LLC
Clubessential provides a full suite of membership and club management solutions to country, golf, city, yacht, and other private clubs. The Clubessential Suite consists of website, tee times, mobile apps, accounting, point-of-sale, customer relationship management, and other software solutions. "
target parent: Technogym S.p.A.
target: Exerp ApS
Exerp is a global digital specialist in fitness club member engagement software, based in Denmark. The Exerp Platform is a standard club management system that acts as the centralised information source and member database for payment collection, reporting, business analysis and customer relations.
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closed 2/24/2021 via PR Newswire

Clubessential LLC, acquired foreUP

synopsis: Clubessential Holdings, the leading provider of membership and club-management solutions to the private club, college athletic, health and fitness, and parks and recreation markets, announced the strategic acquisition of foreUP, the market leader in cloud-based public golf club management software.
buyer parent: Battery Ventures
buyer: Clubessential LLC
Clubessential provides a full suite of membership and club management solutions to country, golf, city, yacht, and other private clubs. The Clubessential Suite consists of website, tee times, mobile apps, accounting, point-of-sale, customer relationship management, and other software solutions. "
target: foreUP
foreUP offers cloud-based technology solutions that make it easier for golf course, club, and/or pro shop managers to run and market their business. They steadily increase the offerings of their management suite to add efficiency and effectiveness to all course management initiatives.
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closed 8/26/2020 via Company Press Release

PrestoSports Inc., acquired ScoreShots

synopsis: PrestoSports, the leading all-in-one sports technology platform in college athletics, announced the strategic acquisition of ScoreShots, the market leader in infographic and motion graphics for athletics. ScoreShots enables teams to create branded scroll-stopping social graphics in seconds.
buyer parent: Clubessential LLC
buyer: PrestoSports Inc.
PrestoSports, founded in 2002, is a leading provider of athletic content management software to colleges and conference offices. It markets solutions for website design and hosting, live stats, award management, merchandising, officiating and photo hosting. "
target: ScoreShots
ScoreShots is the market leader in infographic and motion graphics for athletics. ScoreShots, headquartered in Fayetteville, NC, has developed a powerful graphics engine that generates high-quality motion graphics and videos which can then be posted to a school’s social media channels and websites.
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closed 1/23/2020 via PR Newswire

Clubessential LLC, acquired Vermont Systems Inc.

synopsis: Clubessential Holdings, the leading provider of membership and club-management solutions, has acquired Vermont Systems Inc. (VSI), the leading provider of recreation management software and services. VSI's software enables municipal, county, state and federal military governmental entities to create community experiences and enhance loyalty.
buyer: Clubessential LLC
Clubessential provides a full suite of membership and club management software as a service solutions to private clubs and college athletic programs. Their offerings consist of website, mobile apps, accounting, point-of- sale, payments, CRM, reservations, camps and statistics software solutions. "
target: Vermont Systems Inc.
Vermont Systems Inc. (VSI) is the leading provider of recreation management software and services. VSI's recreation management software enables municipal, county, state and federal military governmental entities to create consistent community experiences and enhance loyalty.
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closed 1/22/2018 via PR Web

Clubessential LLC, acquired ClubReady LLC

synopsis: Clubessential, the leading provider of membership and club management solutions to the private club and college athletic markets, announced the acquisition of ClubReady, LLC. ClubReady is revolutionizing Club Management with their unique combination of SaaS, payments solutions and professional services to over 2,200 fitness clubs and studios.
buyer: Clubessential LLC
Clubessential provides a full suite of membership and club management software as a service solutions to private clubs and college athletic programs. Their offerings consist of website, mobile apps, accounting, point-of- sale, payments, CRM, reservations, camps and statistics software solutions. "
target: ClubReady LLC
ClubReady is a web-based fitness and gym management platform that’s branded for each user's club. From lead management through member retention, users will have what they need to run their club, their way.
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closed 9/28/2017 via PE Hub

Clubessential LLC, acquired PrestoSports Inc.

synopsis: Clubessential, the leading provider of management solutions to the private club industry, has acquired PrestoSports Inc. PrestoSports is a leading provider of technology to colleges and conference offices used for designing, building and maintaining official athletic websites, sports statistics, sports camp management and live event broadcasting.
buyer parent: Battery Ventures
buyer: Clubessential LLC
Founded in 2002, Clubessential provides a full suite of membership and club management solutions to country, golf, city, yacht, and other private clubs. The Clubessential Suite consists of website, mobile apps, accounting, point-of- sale, CRM and reservations software solutions. "
target: PrestoSports Inc.
PrestoSports, founded in 2002, is a leading provider of athletic content management software to colleges and conference offices. It markets solutions for website design and hosting, live stats, award management, merchandising, officiating and photo hosting.
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closed 2/24/2021 via PR Newswire

Clubessential LLC, acquired foreUP

synopsis: Clubessential Holdings, the leading provider of membership and club-management solutions to the private club, college athletic, health and fitness, and parks and recreation markets, announced the strategic acquisition of foreUP, the market leader in cloud-based public golf club management software.
buyer parent: Battery Ventures
buyer: Clubessential LLC
Clubessential provides a full suite of membership and club management solutions to country, golf, city, yacht, and other private clubs. The Clubessential Suite consists of website, tee times, mobile apps, accounting, point-of-sale, customer relationship management, and other software solutions. "
target: foreUP
foreUP offers cloud-based technology solutions that make it easier for golf course, club, and/or pro shop managers to run and market their business. They steadily increase the offerings of their management suite to add efficiency and effectiveness to all course management initiatives.
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closed 5/5/2021 via PR Newswire

TELEO Capital Management, LLC, acquired Teesnap LLC

synopsis: TELEO Capital Management, LLC announced a significant growth equity investment in Teesnap, LLC, a golf course operations management software platform. Teesnap offers a full suite of software solutions and managed services that help golf courses save time and create better experiences for their customers.
buyer: TELEO Capital Management, LLC
TELEO Capital is a lower middle market private equity firm that looks to invest in opportunities where its strategic thought, operational resources, and capital base empower management to perform and execute their business plan. "
target parent: Allegiant Air, LLC
target: Teesnap LLC
Teesnap provides cloud-based software and services to golf courses. The Business offers a full suite of software solutions and managed services that help golf courses save time, create better experiences for their customers, and gain a competitive advantage through big data.
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closed 10/30/2020 via Company Press Release

Ackroo Inc., acquired GGGolf, Inc.

synopsis: Ackroo Inc., a loyalty marketing, gift card and payments technology and services provider, has acquired all of the outstanding share capital of GGGolf, a company that provides high-performance software to help private, semi-private, public golf clubs and resorts manage and optimize their day-to-day operations.
buyer: Ackroo Inc. (TSXV:AKR:$5.02)
Ackroo provides merchants of all sizes a robust, cloud based multi-currency marketing platform to help attract, engage and grow their customers while increasing their revenues and margins. They are based in Ottawa, ON, Canada. "
target parent: Valsoft Corp
target: GGGolf, Inc.
GGGolf provides high-performance software to help private, semi-private, public golf clubs and resorts manage and optimize their day-to-day operations. GGGolf offers a powerful and customizable golf management system, including web and mobile apps for online tee-time bookings across Canada.
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closed 5/30/2019 via PR Newswire

Lightspeed POS, acquired Chronogolf Inc.

synopsis: Lightspeed POS Inc., a leading provider of software, solutions and support systems to over 49,000 small and medium-sized retail and restaurant locations worldwide, announced the acquisition of Montreal-based Chronogolf, an innovative cloud-based software offering that facilitates management for golf course operators around the world.
buyer: Lightspeed POS (TSX:LSPD:$221.73)
Lightspeed is a cloud-based commerce platform powering small and medium-sized businesses in over 100 countries around the world. It's an all-in-one solution that helps restaurants and retailers sell across channels, manage operations, engage with consumers, accept payments, and grow their business. "
target: Chronogolf Inc.
Chronogolf is a cloud-based software offering that facilitates management for golf course operators around the world. Chronogolf software offers customers a fully-integrated point of sale and golf course management solution, giving them the opportunity to streamline their business all in one system.
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Jonas Software, acquired MembersFirst Inc.

synopsis: Jonas Software, a wholly owned subsidiary of Constellation Software Inc., announces the acquisition of MembersFirst Inc. The company has grown to become the private club industry's leading digital agency – offering design, consulting, training, analytics, and member communication solutions to over 1,000 leisure clubs and others.
buyer parent: Constellation Software, Inc.
buyer: Jonas Software
Jonas Software has a mix of Software, Communication and Service solutions to fit their client's needs. Worldwide over 2,300 clubs in more than 17 countries utilize Jonas Software to build and enrich member relationships, increase revenues, and decrease costs. "
target: MembersFirst Inc.
MembersFirst is an award winning digital agency & software provider for member-based organizations, including country clubs, yacht clubs, gated community HOAs, alumni associations, and other private recreational clubs.
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closed 11/20/2019 via MSNBC

NBC Sports, Inc., acquired EZLinks Golf LLC

synopsis: NBC Sports, the programming division of the American broadcast network NBC that is responsible for sports broadcasts on the network, acquired EZLinks Golf, a company that brings industry-leading software and services to power the operations and marketing needs of the golf industry.
buyer parent: Comcast Corporation
buyer: NBC Sports, Inc.
NBC Sports is the programming division of the American broadcast network NBC, owned by the NBCUniversal Television Group division of NBCUniversal, that is responsible for sports broadcasts on the network, and its dedicated national sports cable channels. "
target parent: PGA TOUR, Inc.
target: EZLinks Golf LLC
EZLinks Golf brings industry-leading software and services to power the operations and marketing needs of the golf industry. EZLinks software and service suite includes: tee sheet, point of sale, 24/7 reservation center, online booking engines, marketing services, and an online tee time marketplace.
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closed 10/16/2019 via PR Newswire

Daxko, acquired TennisSource.Net, Inc.

synopsis: Daxko has acquired TennisSource, a provider of tennis facility management software solutions. Coupled with Daxko's existing Club Automation brand, which serves over 200 tennis centers, the company further enhances its offering for tennis clubs in the health and wellness industry.
buyer parent: GI Partners
buyer: Daxko
Daxko delivers technology solutions, payment processing, experienced services, and deep insights to various member-based health and wellness centers—enterprise health clubs, tennis centers, boutique fitness studios, affiliate gyms, campus recreation facilities, integrated wellness centers, and more."
target: TennisSource.Net, Inc.
TennisSource provides software to assist with the day to day management of sports facilities with an emphasis on complexity of tennis. Software components include scheduling software, online program registration software, player management, and a full point of sale application.
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closed 3/11/2019 via Company Press Release

Jonas Software, acquired Green 4 Solutions

synopsis: Jonas Software is pleased to announce the acquisition of Green 4 Solutions Ltd., a leading provider of CRM, ticketing and data driven marketing solutions to both the sport and recreational leisure sectors. Green 4 specialises in providing sports and leisure businesses with a CRM driven approach to ticketing and customer engagement. 
buyer parent: Constellation Software, Inc.
buyer: Jonas Software
Jonas Software operates independently managed software brands around the world, providing them with the strategic guidance and financial security required to be leaders in their respective markets. They supply industry leading enterprise management software & related services to 20 vertical markets."
target: Green 4 Solutions
Green 4 specialises in providing sports and leisure businesses with a CRM driven approach to ticketing and customer engagement. Built on Microsoft Dynamics CRM, “Go” is a single platform solution that helps organisations create fantastic relationships with their customers.
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closed 10/4/2018 via BNC Analysis

TrekkSoft, acquired Waldhart Software

synopsis: TrekkSoft Group has acquired Waldhart Software GmbH, the leading software provider for ski schools in Europe. With headquarters in Austria, Waldhart Software has built a solid reputation over 20 years, providing booking and management software to more than 300 ski schools around the world.
buyer: TrekkSoft
TrekkSoft was founded in 2010 to provide a booking solution for the tour and activities market. It quickly grew to be largest provider of booking and channel management software to tour and activity providers in Europe and is represented in more than 130 countries around the world. "
target: Waldhart Software
With headquarters in Austria, Waldhart Software has built a solid reputation over 20 years, providing booking and management software to more than 300 ski schools around the world.
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closed 7/13/2016 via BNC Analysis

NBC Sports, Inc., acquired Sport Ngin

synopsis: NBC Sports Group has acquired Sport Ngin, the nation’s largest provider of web software and mobile applications that cater towards teams and leagues of all levels. A total of 500,000 organizations use Sport Ngin including USA Hockey, Hockey Canada and USA Wrestling.
buyer parent: Comcast Corporation
buyer: NBC Sports, Inc.
NBC Sports is the programming division of the American broadcast network NBC, owned by the NBCUniversal Television Group division of NBCUniversal, that is responsible for sports broadcasts on the network, and its dedicated national sports cable channels. "
target: Sport Ngin
Sport Ngin features a complete suite of easy-to-use tools that help sports organizations manage, connect, and communicate with a diverse range of stakeholders, including athletes, parents, administrators, coaches, referees, scouts, volunteers, fans, journalists, and sponsors.
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announced 6/11/2015 via PR Newswire

Veritix will be merged with AXS,

synopsis: Outbox AXS and Veritix® will merge. The combined entity will partner the consumer-focused interface and ticketing platform of Outbox AXS, including AXS Invite and the AXS Waiting Room with Veritix's industry-leading season ticket management technology and its inventive Flash Seats® digital, ID-based ticketing technology.
buyer parent: The Anschutz Company
buyer: AXS
AXS is a new entertainment platform that also serves as AEG's primary consumer brand. AXS provides fans the opportunity to purchase tickets directly from their favorite venues via a user-friendly ticketing interface. "
target: Veritix
Veritix is a leading innovator in digital ticketing, event marketing and relationship management applications. Veritix empowers teams and venues – from the NBA, NFL, NHL, MLS, AHL, Hockey Canada, NASCAR, NCAA and DI-III College Athletics, and over 1,000 entertainment venues in 47 states and Canada.
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announced 1/31/2013 via PR Newswire

SAP AG, will acquire Ticket-Web GmbH & Co. KG

synopsis: SAP AG announced plans to acquire Ticket-Web GmbH & Co. KG, a provider of ticketing solutions and niche customer relationship management software for sports and entertainment promoters. The move paves the way for SAP to offer enhanced solutions to help promoters, venues and teams market events over the Internet and better support arena management.
buyer: SAP AG (SAP:$32,877.93)
As market leader in enterprise application software, SAP helps companies of all sizes and industries run better. From back office to boardroom, warehouse to storefront, desktop to mobile device – SAP empowers people and organizations to work together more efficiently. "
target: Ticket-Web GmbH & Co. KG
Ticket-Web GmbH & Co. KG provides solutions for ticketing. The solution allows venues and event promoters of any size to ticket and market a full range of events on the Web. Ticket-Web is established in Europe with its main product, ENTREE-tickets, an online ticketing service.
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announced 4/8/2020 via BNC Analysis

Bandwagon Fan Club, will acquire IdealSeat, Inc.

synopsis: BandwagonFanClub, Inc. has agreed to acquire the IdealSeat brand including their Fan Intelligence ticketing platform! IdealSeat is the world’s best Fan Intelligence™ platform, utilizing millions of proprietary data points and advanced analytics to provide sports and entertainment fans with amazing live event experiences.
buyer: Bandwagon Fan Club
Bandwagon is an online secondary ticket marketplace and fan community focusing on the collegiate football market. Bandwagon is a ticket authentication and fan identity management company that helps teams get better connected with their fans on the day of the event. "
target: IdealSeat, Inc.
IdealSeat is the world’s best Fan Intelligence™ platform, utilizing millions of proprietary data points and advanced analytics to provide sports and entertainment fans with amazing live event experiences.
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closed 9/12/2018 via PE Hub

MarketCast, acquired Turnkey Intelligence

synopsis: MarketCast Group, a global leader in the consumer insights industry, has acquired Turnkey Intelligence, a preeminent sports research and advisory firm. Turnkey Intelligence has been providing best-in-class research, consulting, and analytics for more than 20 years, offering a full suite of data-driven services to hundreds of sports clients.
buyer parent: Kohlberg & Company, LLC
buyer: MarketCast
MarketCast is a leading provider of marketing research services and data analytics for the global entertainment industry. MarketCast works in collaboration with marketers and researchers across the entertainment spectrum in the development and execution of their marketing strategies. "
target parent: Turnkey Sports & Entertainment
target: Turnkey Intelligence
Turnkey Intelligence offers customized, informed, and actionable solutions to a wide range of sports, live event, agency, and brand-side clients. Turnkey Intelligence’s self-service platform – Audience Portal – is used and trusted by hundreds of sports teams of all sizes.
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closed 3/5/2021 via BusinessWire

Shift4 Payments, acquired VenueNext

synopsis: Shift4 Payments, a leading provider of integrated payment processing solutions, has acquired VenueNext, a leader in next-generation mobile commerce, point-of-sale, and loyalty solutions for venues. This acquisition enhances Shift4’s presence and capabilities in a number of large and growing verticals such as stadiums and arenas.
buyer: Shift4 Payments (FOUR:$758.10)
Shift4 Payments is a leading provider of integrated payment processing and technology solutions, delivering a complete omnichannel ecosystem that extends beyond payments to include a wide range of commerce-enabling services. "
target: VenueNext
VenueNext is a next-generation point-of-sale company transforming the way consumers shop, purchase, and pay. Their product suite includes mobile ordering, full venue point-of-sale software, branded mobile applications (turnkey white label apps for teams/venues), and a mobile wallet/loyalty engine.
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closed 3/18/2020 via BusinessWire

Fiserv, Inc., acquired Bypass Mobile

synopsis: Fiserv, Inc., a leading global provider of payments and financial services technology solutions, has acquired Bypass Mobile, an independent software vendor and leading innovator in enterprise point-of-sale systems. The acquisition of Bypass will help power the next generation of omni-commerce capabilities from Fiserv.
buyer: Fiserv, Inc. (FISV:$14,852.00)
Fiserv is a global leader in payments and financial technology. The company helps clients achieve best-in-class results through a commitment to innovation in areas including account processing and digital banking solutions, card issuer processing and network services, payments, and more. "
target: Bypass Mobile
Bypass is a leading innovator in enterprise point-of-sale system. The company combines front-of-house, self service, back-office tools, and deep insights for an integrated solution that brings the innovation, sophistication, and scalability of e-commerce to physical merchants.
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closed 12/1/2020 via GlobeNewswire

V2 Games Inc., acquired GameOn App Inc.

synopsis: Vancouver-based V2 Games Inc., a portfolio company of Victory Square Technologies Inc., has acquired the assets and IP of GameOn App Inc., a leading-edge gaming company providing consumers, broadcasters, sportsbooks, venues, and brand partners with interactive, social experiences around sports, television, and live events.
buyer parent: Victory Square Technologies
buyer: V2 Games Inc.
Vancouver-based V2 Games is a video and mobile game ventures firm focusing on royalty investments in high-value gaming projects featuring globally-recognized intellectual properties. Its portfolio of games includes Pacific Rim: Breach Wars, Rune: Ragnarok, Men In Black, and Hello Kitty. "
target: GameOn App Inc.
GameOn is a leading-edge gaming company providing consumers, broadcasters, sportsbooks, venues, and brand partners with interactive, social experiences around sports, television, and live events. GameOn drives engagement and revenue through its suite of proprietary mobile and TV technologies.
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closed 9/21/2018 via Company Press Release

Canadian Soccer Business, acquired Stadium Digital

synopsis: Canadian Soccer Business (CSB), a sports enterprise that represents premier soccer properties in Canada, has acquired Stadium Digital, a full service digital media company and Canada’s leading fan engagement platform provider. Stadium Digital creates media solutions and technology products in the areas of sponsorship, fan engagement and more.
buyer parent: Canadian Premier League
buyer: Canadian Soccer Business
Canadian Soccer Business (CSB) is a sports enterprise that represents premier soccer properties in Canada. This includes representation for all corporate partnerships and broadcast rights related to Canada Soccer’s core assets including its national teams. "
target: Stadium Digital
Stadium Digital is a full service digital media company and Canada’s leading fan engagement platform provider. Stadium Digital creates and manages media solutions and technology products in the areas of sponsorship, fan engagement, ticketing and e-commerce.
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closed 1/31/2019 via BNC Analysis

Pineapple Payments, acquired AthleteTrax

synopsis: Pineapple Payments, a payment processing technology company, has acquired AthleteTrax, a company that offers a Cloud-Based Facility Management Software, called MySportSort. They offer everything from custom websites and mobile apps to facility and league scheduling and point of sale transactions.
buyer: Pineapple Payments
Pineapple Payments is a payment processing technology company that provides omni-channel payment acceptance tools for merchants of all shapes and sizes. From its innovative technology solutions to its proactive merchant success team, Pineapple truly takes a fresh approach to payment processing. "
target: AthleteTrax
AthleteTrax offers a Cloud-Based Facility Management Software, called MySportSort. From everything from custom websites and mobile apps to facility and league scheduling and point of sale transactions, AthleteTrax provides a simple mechanism to keep your organization running smoothly.
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closed 7/28/2016 via PR Web

SportsEngine, acquired Beyond The Scores

synopsis: SportsEngine, the leading provider of Sport Life Management web software and mobile applications for youth, amateur, and professional sports, announced that it has acquired Beyond The Scores, a sports automation platform for the athletes, coaches, families, clubs, and fans involved in amateur athletics.
buyer parent: Comcast Corporation
buyer: SportsEngine
SportsEngine is the leading provider of Sport Life Management web software and mobile applications for youth, amateur, and professional sports. SportsEngine features a complete suite of tools that help sports organizations manage, connect, and communicate with a diverse range of stakeholders. "
target: Beyond The Scores
Beyond the Scores is a sports automation platform for the athletes, coaches, families, clubs, and fans involved in amateur athletics.
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