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07.10.14 Arizona Deal Intelligence - June 2014


This report is prepared as a courtesy to the Arizona business community by Columbia West Capital based on our research and information collected by our firm. Despite our dedicated efforts, occasionally a deal might be missed or appropriate credit not given to legal or financial advisors. Please feel free to contact us if you have information on a transaction that you want to ensure is included and credit attributed to appropriate advisors. Also, feel free to forward to others who may have interest; they can be added to the regular distribution by contacting our office. Our contact information is below.       

M&A - Strategic  

6/2/2014 Crexendo, Inc. (AMEX:EXE) agreed to acquire the assets of One Stop Tech Solutions, LLC dba One Stop Voice. The terms of the transaction were not disclosed. Crexendo is a hosted services company that provides website hosting, hosted telecommunications services, e-commerce software, website development software, and broadband Internet service and is based in Tempe, Arizona. One Stop Tech is based in Scottsdale, Arizona and provides VoIP, fax, and other communications services to businesses in the United States.        

6/3/2014 First Solar, Inc. (NasdaqGS:FSLR) agreed to acquire skytron energy GmbH from AEG Power Solutions B.V. The terms of the transaction were not disclosed. First Solar provides solar energy solutions worldwide and is based in Tempe, Arizona.        

6/3/2014 National Pump Company, LLC acquired Bayou City Pump, Inc. The terms of the transaction were not disclosed. National Pump researches, develops, designs, produces, and tests pump systems in the United States and is based in Glendale, Arizona.        

6/4/2014 Paradigm Tax Group, LLC acquired Property Tax Adjusters, Inc. The terms of the transaction were not disclosed. Paradigm provides outsourced property tax management services to commercial property owners and is based in Phoenix, Arizona.        

6/13/2014 LMI Solutions acquired Global Printer Services Incorporated. The terms of the transaction were not disclosed. LMI Solutions is an R2 certified manufacturer, distributor and recycler of replacement toner cartridges and is based in Phoenix, Arizona. Weiss Brown served as legal advisor to LMI Solutions.        

6/16/2014 Equiant Financial Services, Inc. acquired Aftermath Claim Science, Inc. The terms of the transaction were not disclosed. Equiant provides receivable management and reporting, early-stage collection/customer service, and document custody services and is based in Scottsdale, Arizona.        

6/17/2014 Paychex, Inc. (NasdaqGS:PAYX) acquired NETtime Solutions, LLC. The terms of the transaction were not disclosed. NETtime develops cloud-based solutions for employee time and attendance management applications and is based in Scottsdale, Arizona.        

6/20/2014 MACK Operations LLC agreed to acquire Cleanserve, Inc. The terms of the transaction were not disclosed. Mack Operations offers cleaning and inspection services and is based in Phoenix, Arizona.        

6/22/2014 SA Recycling, LLC acquired Arizona Recycling Corporation, Inc. The terms of the transaction were not disclosed. Arizona Recycling provides metals recycling services and is based in Phoenix, Arizona.        

6/25/2014 HealthPort Incorporated acquired HealthTech Services and Consulting, Inc. dba ProTec Solutions. The terms of the transaction were not disclosed. HealthTech provides health information processing services and is based in Scottsdale, Arizona.        

6/26/2014 Merz North America, Inc. entered into a definitive merger agreement to acquire Ulthera, Inc. for $600.0 million. Ulthera is a medical device company that focuses on the development and commercialization of various technologies for aesthetic and medical applications and is based in Mesa, Arizona.        

6/26/2014 Banner Health agreed to acquire The University of Arizona Heath Network, Inc. The terms of the transaction were not disclosed. Banner is a nonprofit health care system that owns or manages acute-care hospitals, long-term care centers, and outpatient surgery centers and is based in Phoenix, Arizona. The University of Arizona Health Network is an academic medical network based in Tucson, Arizona.        

6/30/2014 Cascade Windows, Inc. acquired Paramount Windows Corporation. The terms of the transaction were not disclosed. Paramount Windows manufactures aluminum and wood windows and doors and is based in Tempe, Arizona.  

M&A - Financial    

6/10/2014 Satori Capital, LLC and Gauge Capital, LLC acquired an unknown stake in Origami Owl, LLC. The terms of the transaction were not disclosed. Origami Owl designs and manufactures custom jewelry products and is based in Chandler, Arizona.        

6/11/2014 Stone Point Capital LLC entered into a definitive agreement to acquire the Insurance Administration Services division of Univita Health, Inc. The terms of the transaction were not disclosed. Univita Health provides home-based care management programs and is based in Scottsdale, Arizona.      

Private Placements  

6/25/2014 WebPT, Inc. announced that it has received funding from Battery Ventures. The terms of the transaction were not disclosed. WebPT provides web-based electronic medical record solutions for physical therapists and is based in Phoenix, Arizona.       

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