Columbia West Capital News - Southwest Deal Intelligence
04.21.15 Utah Deal Intelligence - March 2015


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M&A - Strategic    

3/2/2015 BC Technical, Inc. acquired Eclipse Systems Inc. The terms of the transaction were not disclosed. BC Technical supplies molecular imaging solutions that include refurbished systems and parts for diagnostic imaging equipment and is based in West Jordan, Utah.        

3/2/2015 Truck Shields, LLC acquired Black Rhino Tools from Bold, Inc. The terms of the transaction were not disclosed. Truck Shields manufactures and distributes consumer products in various product categories including automotive, outdoor, apparel, gifts and jewelry, and accessories and is based in Salt Lake City, Utah. Bold, Inc. designs, manufactures, and markets professional tools, safety, and work gear and is based in Salt Lake City, Utah.        

3/3/2015 Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd. (KOSE:A005930) acquired YESCO Electronics LLC. The terms of the transaction were not disclosed. YESCO manufactures and supplies electronic displays in the United States and is based in Logan, Utah.        

3/3/2015 Purch, Inc. acquired Consmr, Inc. The terms of the transaction were not disclosed. Ogden, Utah-based Purch provides digital content and services that enable shoppers to look for information to help them make better purchasing decisions.        

3/3/2015 Dotsignal LLC acquired Realovation Holdings, LLC. The terms of the transaction were not disclosed. Realovation provides real estate marketing software solutions and is based in Salt Lake City, Utah.        

3/3/2015 Lexi-Luu Designs, Inc. acquired Punkz Gear Inc. The terms of the transaction were not disclosed. Punkz Gear provides booty shorts, harem pants, tops, and accessories for women and girls and is based in Pleasant Grove, Utah.        

3/4/2015 SwipeClock LLC acquired TimeSimplicity LLC. The terms of the transaction were not disclosed. MC2 Consulting Services, Inc., doing business as SwipeClock LLC, provides timekeeping solutions to the payroll industry and is based in South Jordan, Utah.

3/6/2015 Adduco Media, LLC acquired Trafficado LLC. The terms of the transaction were not disclosed. Adduco Media operates as a lead generation and Internet marketing agency in the United States and is based in Salt Lake City, Utah. Trafficado is a Lehi, Utah-based provider of online marketing solutions and specializes in the areas of Website design, search engine optimization, content marketing, and pay per click management.

3/15/2015 EnergySolutions entered into an agreement to acquire Penguin Logistics LLC dba MHF Services. The terms of the transaction were not disclosed. EnergySolutions provides nuclear services to government and commercial customers in the United States, the United Kingdom, and internationally and is based in Salt Lake City, Utah.        

3/16/2015 Jeunesse Global, LLC acquired MonaVie LLC. The terms of the transaction were not disclosed. MonaVie manufactures and sells nutritional products in the United States and internationally and is based in South Jordan, Utah.        

3/24/2015 POWDR Corp acquired Human Movement LLC. The terms of the transaction were not disclosed. POWDR operates a chain of mountain resorts in Vermont and Oregon and is based in Park City, Utah.        

3/26/2015 ContactPoint LLC acquired the media and publishing division of CallSource, Inc. ContactPoint develops LogMyCalls, a call tracking and call analytics solution, and is based in St. George, Utah.      

M&A - Financial    

3/11/2015 Kennet Partners Limited and co-investor Joe Wang acquired majority stake in TreeHouse Interactive, Inc. for $17.0 million. TreeHouse provides SaaS-based CRM solutions for marketers and partner program managers and is based in Draper, Utah.      

Private Placements    

3/17/2015 Health Catalyst, LLC received $70.0 million in a round of funding. Health Catalyst designs, develops, and delivers healthcare data warehousing and process improvement solutions for healthcare organizations and health systems in the United States and is based in Salt Lake City, Utah.        

3/18/2015 InsideSales.com, Inc. announced that it received $60.6 million in funding. InsideSales.com provides a cloud-based sales acceleration platform and is based in Provo, Utah.        

3/24/2015 Lendio, Inc. announced that it received $20.5 million in a round of funding. Lendio operates an online platform that matches and connects small business owners with banks, credit unions, and other lending institutions and is based in South Jordan, Utah.

3/27/2015 Alianza Inc. announced that it will receive $6.6 million in a round of funding. Alianza offers a cloud-based voice platform for cable, fixed, and mobile service providers and is based in Lindon, Utah.     

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