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January 7, 2022

Stay ready: the benefit of a perpetual data room

Cloudbreak's Andy Panos, along with U.S. Bank's Steve Bennett, Nottingham Spirk's Katherine Hill Ritchie and Armada Waste Ohio's Robert Smith on staying prepared for a transaction....

By Adam Burroughs

January 1, 2022

VIUM Capital Acquires Armstrong Mortgage Company

Seniors housing and healthcare lender VIUM Capital has acquired long-time multifamily lender Armstrong Mortgage Company....

By Adam Burroughs

December 29, 2021

Fenix Parts Completes All Foreign Used Auto Parts Acquisition

Fenix Parent LLC, operating as Fenix Parts, has completed its acquisition of the assets of All Foreign Used Auto Parts, Inc. in Columbus....

By Adam Burroughs

December 21, 2021

Covail Acquired by GoSecure

GoSecure, a provider of Managed Detection and Response services, has acquired Covail...

By Adam Burroughs

December 20, 2021

Hexion Holdings to be Acquired by American Securities

Hexion Holdings Corporation has entered into a definitive agreement to be acquired by affiliates of American Securities LLC for $30 per share in cash. ...

By Adam Burroughs

December 7, 2021

Wrench Group Acquires Buckeye Heating & Cooling

Wrench Group, LLC, a home services company, has acquired Buckeye Heating & Cooling, an air conditioning and heating services company in the Columbus area....

By Adam Burroughs

December 6, 2021

DW Healthcare Partners Sells WillowWood to Blue Sea Capital

DW Healthcare Partners, a healthcare-focused private equity firm, has closed its sale of WillowWood Global LLC to Blue Sea Capital....

By Adam Burroughs

December 1, 2021

Blackstone to Acquire Irth Solutions

Blackstone (NYSE: BX) announced that Blackstone Energy Partners has agreed to acquire Irth Solutions....

By Adam Burroughs

November 12, 2021

Drafting Your Acquisition Playbook

HBD Industries Tom Pozda, along with The Huntington National Bank’s Mark Slayman, Salon Lofts’ Chris Greenfelder, Copper Run’s Andrew Hays and Huntington’s Chad Lowe, offer tips an insights on how to prepare for buy-side transactions....

By Adam Burroughs

November 9, 2021

Directions To Acquire Aimpoint Research

Directions has finalized an agreement under which Directions will acquire Aimpoint Research....

By Adam Burroughs

November 4, 2021

Eliassen Group Acquires Lightwell

Eliassen Group, LLC, a strategic consulting and talent solutions firm, has acquired Lightwell Inc....

By Adam Burroughs

November 3, 2021

Aver Raises $58M Investment

Aver, Inc. received a $58-plus million investment led by Cox Enterprises and with participation from other existing investors to accelerate the scale and deployment of its new Enlace Health brand. ...

By Adam Burroughs

October 27, 2021

OpenExchange To Acquire Veracast Communications

OpenExchange Inc., a leading provider of video-enabled virtual event solutions, intends to acquire Veracast Communications, Inc....

By Adam Burroughs

October 26, 2021

HDS Companies Acquires Allita 360

HDS Companies, a provider of affordable housing software and services to U.S.-based HFAs, has acquired Allita 360....

By Adam Burroughs

September 30, 2021

Capital velocity trend predicated on speed, volume

Talisman Capital Partners' Matt Bennett and Root's Kumi Walker, along with Tri-W Group's Paige McCarthy and Ice Miller LLP's Chris Michael explore new and emerging perspectives in M&A....

By Adam Burroughs

September 30, 2021

Priority One Canine Acquires Bio Detection K9

Priority One Canine is entering into a joint venture with French biotechnology company Neovacs...

By Adam Burroughs

September 24, 2021

Lenders Service Corporation Joins Unitas Financial Services

Lenders Service Corporation is merging with Unitas Financial Services....

By Adam Burroughs

September 22, 2021

UnifiHealth Secures $5.4M Seed Financing

UnifiHealth, a health plan for small businesses, has raised $5.4M in Seed Financing led by Anthemis with participation from Echelon Capital, Flare Capital, Digitalis Ventures and Great Oaks VC. ...

By Adam Burroughs

September 9, 2021

KKR Invests $40M in Jet Edge International

KKR, a global investment firm, has agreed to invest $40 million in preferred equity in Jet Edge International...

By Adam Burroughs

September 8, 2021

Vertiv to Acquire the E&I Engineering Group

Vertiv Holdings Co has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire E&I Engineering Ireland Limited and its affiliate, Powerbar Gulf LLC...

By Adam Burroughs

September 3, 2021

Will Zell sees exuberance in venture capital

Will Zell, founder of Zell Capital and Executive Chairman at Nikola Labs, offers his take on the view from the early stage....

By Adam Burroughs

August 31, 2021

Horizon Acquires Consolidated Cooperative's Commercial Fiber Business

Horizon has acquired Consolidated Cooperative's commercial fiber business to expand its Midwest footprint....

By Adam Burroughs

August 25, 2021

Safecor Health Recapitalized By Vesey Street Capital Partners

Vesey Street Capital Partners, LLC, a New York-based healthcare services private equity firm, announced that funds managed by VSCP have completed a recapitalization of Safecor Health. ...

By Adam Burroughs

August 11, 2021

Infostretch Acquires Gathi Analytics

Infostretch, a leader in digital engineering services, has acquired Gathi Analytics, LLC...

By Adam Burroughs

August 11, 2021

Carvana To Invest $126M In Root Inc.

Carvana will invest approximately $126 million in Root, Inc., subject to customary regulatory approvals....

By Adam Burroughs

August 6, 2021

Not all CEOs are enthralled by the red-hot M&A market

Vistage Columbus Chair Perry Maughmer spoke on the Smart Business Dealmakers Podcast about the CEO mindset in a time of incredible M&A activity....

By Adam Burroughs

August 4, 2021

Array To Merge with The Gnoêsis Group

Array, a litigation support partner, has merged with The Gnoêsis Group. The combined company will operate under Array's existing name, branding and website. ...

By Adam Burroughs

August 4, 2021

reAlpha Gets $6M investment from Crawford Hoying

reAlpha, a tech-powered real estate investment company, has closed on a $6 Million investment round....

By Adam Burroughs

July 21, 2021

Path Robotics Gets $100M Investment

Path Robotics has raised a $100 million Series C round....

By Adam Burroughs

July 21, 2021

Datacor Acquires INFONETICS

Datacor, Inc., a provider of process manufacturing and chemical distribution software, has acquired INFONETICS....

By Adam Burroughs

July 15, 2021

Jushi Holdings Closes OhiGrow Acquisition

Jushi Holdings Inc. has closed its previously announced acquisition of OhiGrow LLC...

By Adam Burroughs

July 9, 2021

Women and the unique challenges they face in their entrepreneurial pursuits

Linda Pringle Evans, CEO and Founder of Pringle Business Consulting, and the Director of Education at Empowering a Billion Women, discusses the state of female entrepreneurship in the U.S. ...

By Adam Burroughs

July 1, 2021

Togetherwork Acquires Acceptd

Togetherwork, the leader in integrated software and payments for managing communities, groups, and organizations, has acquired Acceptd, the premier application and audition platform for the arts....

By Adam Burroughs

July 1, 2021

Hybrid Apparel Acquires Air Waves

Hybrid Apparel has completed its acquisition of Air Waves, a market leading design and technology driven print-on-demand provider serving e-commerce and wholesale customers....

By Adam Burroughs

July 1, 2021

Numotion Acquires SpinLife

Numotion, the nation's largest provider of products and services that provide mobility, health and personal independence, has acquired SpinLife.com the market leader in online retail Durable Medical Equipment for the aging population as well as people living with disabilities. ...

By Adam Burroughs

July 1, 2021

Olive Closes $400M Round

Olive, the automation company creating the Internet of Healthcare, has closed a $400 million funding round, bringing the company to a $4 billion valuation....

By Adam Burroughs

June 11, 2021

Josh Curtis on what M&A’s busiest year means for sellers

Josh Curtis, managing director of Footprint Capital, offers his view of the market from both the sell-side and buy-side, as well as his sense of how things could play out for the balance of the year....

By Adam Burroughs

June 9, 2021

Huntington Completes Merger With TCF

Huntington Bancshares Incorporated has closed its merger with TCF Financial Corporation, creating a Top 25 U.S. bank holding company....

By Adam Burroughs

June 9, 2021

Branch Insurance Closes $50M Series B

Branch Insurance has closed a $50 million Series B fundraise to fuel its national and partner channel expansion....

By Adam Burroughs

June 3, 2021

Lenox Corporation Acquires Oneida Consumer LLC

Bristol, Pa.-based Lenox Corp., a leading supplier of tabletop, giftware and home entertaining products, has acquired Columbus-based Oneida Consumer. The deal includes all existing Oneida Consumer-branded tabletop products including flatware, dinnerware and cutlery....

By Adam Burroughs

June 1, 2021

Allstate Corp To Acquire SafeAuto

The Allstate Corporation has agreed to acquire SafeAuto...

By Adam Burroughs

May 13, 2021

Cindi Englefield offers sale perspective from both sides of the table

Cindi Englefield shares what she sees from the outside when helping business owners sell their business, as well as insight and advice gained from her sale experience....

By Adam Burroughs

May 11, 2021

L Brands to Spin Off Bath & Body Works, Victoria’s Secret Into Publicly Traded Companies

L Brands, Inc.’s Board of Directors has unanimously approved a plan to separate the company into two independent, public companies: Bath & Body Works and Victoria’s Secret....

By Adam Burroughs

May 3, 2021

Path Robotics Raises $56M

Path Robotics, the Columbus-based AI Robotics company responsible for designing the world's first truly autonomous robotic welding system, has received $56 million in Series B funding...

By Adam Burroughs

April 29, 2021

Forge Biologics Closes $120M Series B Round

Forge Biologics, a gene therapy-focused contract development and manufacturing organization, has closed a $120 million Series B financing round....

By Adam Burroughs

April 20, 2021

Sequoia Financial Group and WEALTHSTONE ADVISORS to Merge

Sequoia Financial Group, LLC and WEALTHSTONE ADVISORS have entered into a definitive agreement to merge their businesses....

By Adam Burroughs

March 31, 2021

Tami Longaberger on being on the other side of the investing table

Tami Longaberger talks about her time as an operator informs her approach as an investor, what she’s seeing in the secure data ecosystem space, and the future of the Longaberger Co. brand....

By Adam Burroughs

March 25, 2021

Huntington, TCF Shareholders Approve Merger

Huntington Bancshares Incorporated and TCF Financial Corporation have approved the proposed merger of TCF into Huntington....

By Adam Burroughs

March 24, 2021

Discount Drainage Supplies Acquired By Winsupply

Winsupply Inc. has completed the purchase of Discount Drainage Supplies, a waterworks distributor with three locations in Ohio....

By Adam Burroughs

March 17, 2021

Riverside Signs Definitive Agreement to Sell ARCOS

The Riverside Company has signed a definitive agreement with Vista Equity Partners (Vista) to sell ARCOS....

By Adam Burroughs