Columbia West Capital News - Southwest Deal Intelligence
09.25.14 Arizona Deal Intelligence - August 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  

8/5/2014 Integrated Distribution & Logistics Direct, LLC acquired Arbor Bay, Inc. The terms of the transaction were not disclosed. Integrated Distribution & Logistics provides third-party logistics services and is based in Tucson, Arizona.   

8/5/2014 Optima ECM Consulting, LLC acquired Informaxion Solutions LLC. The terms of the transaction were not disclosed. Optima ECM designs and implements SAP solutions for various industries and is based in Scottsdale, Arizona.   

8/14/2014 INFOR, INC. acquired SalesLogix, N.A., LLC. The terms of the transaction were not disclosed. SalesLogix provides SaaS customer relationship management (CRM) software and is based in Scottsdale, Arizona.   

8/15/2014 SheKnows LLC acquired StyleCaster Media Group LLC. The terms of the transaction were not disclosed. SheKnows operates as an online women's lifestyle media platform and is based in Scottsdale, Arizona.   

8/19/2014 PetSmart, Inc. (NasdaqGS:PETM) acquired Pet360 Inc. for $160.0 million. PetSmart operates as a specialty retailer of pet food and products and is based in Phoenix, Arizona.   

8/19/2014 FastMed Urgent Care acquired Fayetteville Primary Care, PA. The terms of the transaction were not disclosed. FastMed owns and operates emergency healthcare clinics and is based in Gilbert, Arizona.  

8/20/2014 Security Alarm Financing Enterprises, L.P. acquired Safeguard Security and Communications Inc. The terms of the transaction were not disclosed. Safeguard Security is based in Scottsdale, Arizona and provides security and communications services to families and businesses in Arizona.    

8/20/2014 California Pain Network acquired Advanced Pain Management. The terms of the transaction were not disclosed. California Pain Network provides online listings for pain management doctors and clinics throughout California and is based in Phoenix, Arizona.   

8/20/2014 GoDaddy Inc. acquired Mad Mimi, LLC. The terms of the transaction were not disclosed. GoDaddy is an internet domain registrar and web hosting company based in Scottsdale, Arizona.  

8/21/2014 Kinetic Companies, Inc. acquired Realty Executives Inc. The terms of the transaction were not disclosed. Realty Executives is a real estate brokerage services company based in Phoenix, Arizona. 

M&A - Financial

8/18/2014 Linden Capital Partners acquired a controlling interest in Spear Education, LLC.  The terms of the transaction were not disclosed. Spear Education provides post-graduate dental continuing education content to dentists and specialists and is based in Scottsdale, Arizona. Snell & Wilmer L.L.P. served as legal advisor to Spear Education.  

Private Placements

8/23/2014 Envision Security, Inc. announced that it has received funding from new investor, Huntington Capital LLC. The terms of the transaction were not disclosed. Envision provides security services and automation products in Peoria, Arizona.    

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