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02.17.17 Arizona Deal Intelligence - January 2017


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

1/3/2017 Big Rhino Corporation acquired assets of Arrowhead Advertising for $5.1 million. Big Rhino is a full service advertising agency based in Peoria. Arrowhead operates as an advertising agency and is based in Peoria.    

1/3/2017 One Step Data Inc. acquired Mander, Incorporated. The terms of the transaction were not disclosed. One Step Data, doing business as One Step Retail Solutions, resells point of sale/inventory control software products for retailers and is based in Phoenix.    

1/3/2017 Envision Healthcare Corporation (NYSE:EVHC) acquired Oro Valley Anesthesia, PLLC. The terms of the transaction were not disclosed. Oro Valley Anesthesia provides patient care and is based in Tucson.    

1/4/2017 W.W. Williams Company acquired Desert Fleet-Serv, Inc. The terms of the transaction were not disclosed. Desert Fleet-Serv provides on-site fleet repair and maintenance services for commercial diesel trucks and trailers and is based in Phoenix.

1/4/2017 Legend Brands, Inc. acquired Professional Chemicals Corporation from Kärcher North America, Inc. The terms of the transaction were not disclosed. Professional Chemicals designs, manufactures, and supplies floor care equipment and chemicals for carpet and fabric care industries and is based in Chandler.    

1/6/2017 Envision Healthcare Corporation (NYSE:EVHC) acquired Emergency Professional Services, P.C. The terms of the transaction were not disclosed. Emergency Professional Services provides patient care and emergency medical services and is based in Phoenix.    

1/10/2017 GlobalTranz Enterprises, Inc. acquired Global Freight Source, Inc. The terms of the transaction were not disclosed. GlobalTranz provides freight management services for shippers in the United States and is based in Scottsdale.    

1/10/2017 Dressander|BHC, Inc. acquired Vick & Associates, Inc. The terms of the transaction were not disclosed. Vick & Associates provides financial marketing services and is based in Scottsdale.    

1/11/2017 MiTek Industries, Inc. acquired DIY Technologies. The terms of the transaction were not disclosed. DIY provides design and visualization software for the home improvement and building materials industry and is based in Tucson.    

1/11/2017 Banner Health agreed to acquire SunLife Home Health, LLC. The terms of the transaction were not disclosed. Banner Health is a nonprofit health care organization that owns and operates acute-care hospitals and other services and is based in Phoenix. SunLife Home Health provides care management and home health care services for chronic medical and cognitive conditions and is based in Tucson.    

1/12/2017 Ewing-Foley, Inc. acquired EDG Reps, LLC. The terms of the transaction were not disclosed. EDG Reps markets and sells electrical and lighting products and is based in Mesa.

1/12/2017 Deco Marketing Group acquired Media Spinach. The terms of the transaction were not disclosed. Media Spinach offers advertising services and is based in Sahuarita.

1/17/2017 Cable ONE, Inc. (NYSE:CABO) agreed to acquire RBI Holding LLC ('NewWave') for $735.0 million. Cable ONE owns and operates cable systems that provide data, video, and voice services and is based in Phoenix. Cravath, Swaine & Moore LLP is serving as legal advisor to Cable ONE.    

1/17/2017 HonorHealth acquired Gynecological Operations from Arizona Center for Cancer Care. The terms of the transaction were not disclosed. HonorHealth, a non-profit health system, operates a network of hospitals and healthcare centers and is based in Scottsdale. Gynecological Operations of Arizona Center for Cancer Care comprises a business division offering gynecological services.    

1/18/2017 Hyatt Hotels Corporation (NYSE:H) acquired Miraval Resort & Spa. The terms of the transaction were not disclosed. Miraval Resort & Spa operates as a wellness spa resort and is based in Tucson.    

1/18/2017 Higher Logic, LLC acquired Socious, Inc. The terms of the transaction were not disclosed. Socious provides online community and event management software and is based in Gilbert. Weiss Brown served as legal advisor to Socious.    

1/18/2017 American Air Filter Company, Inc. agreed to acquire KBAK, Inc. The terms of the transaction were not disclosed. KBAK, doing business as Aire Filter Products, Inc., distributes and services heating, ventilation, and air conditioning air filters and is based in Phoenix.

1/23/2017 Lightfoot Franklin & White LLC acquired Rios Associates, LLC. The terms of the transaction were not disclosed. Rios Associates provides CME medical Spanish and cultural competency workshops for healthcare professionals and is based in Tucson.

1/23/2017 Benefit Funding Services Group, LLC acquired PacWest Financial Management, Inc. The terms of the transaction were not disclosed. PacWest is an employee owned investment manager and is based in Phoenix.

1/23/2017 Lumension Security, Inc. agreed to acquire LANDESK Software, Inc. The terms of the transaction were not disclosed. Lumension Security develops, integrates, and markets security software solutions and is based in Scottsdale. Paul Hastings LLP is serving as legal advisor to Lumension.

1/24/2017 Advanced Dermatology & Cosmetic Surgery Inc. acquired Scottsdale Dermatology Ltd. The terms of the transaction were not disclosed. Scottsdale Dermatology provides medical and cosmetic dermatology services and is based in Scottsdale.

1/26/2017 Evans Communications Inc. agreed to acquire Frontdoors News from Clear Channel Outdoor, Inc. The terms of the transaction were not disclosed. Frontdoors News is an online magazine and is based in Phoenix. Clear Channel Outdoor provides outdoor advertising services to customers and is based in Phoenix.

1/31/2017 Centauri Health Solutions, Inc. acquired Human Arc. The terms of the transaction were not disclosed. Centauri is a provider of risk adjustment and healthcare quality solutions and is based in Scottsdale. Weiss Brown served as legal advisor to Centauri.

M&A - Financial

1/17/2017 An investment group led by Catterton Partners agreed to acquire Leslie's Holdings, Inc. The terms of the transaction were not disclosed. Leslie's Holdings, Inc., through its subsidiary, operates stores that retail swimming pool supplies and related products and is based in Phoenix. Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher LLP is serving as legal advisor to Leslie's Holdings.  

Private Placements

1/5/2017 DEPCOM Power, Inc. announced that it will receive $7.5 million in a round of funding. As of January 26, 2017, the company has received $1.5 million in funding from six investors in the first tranche. DEPCOM provides engineering, procurement, and construction services for solar power plants and is based in Scottsdale.

1/19/2017 EdeniQ Inc. announced that it has received $7.0 million in an equity round of funding. The transaction included participation from new investor, Trinity Capital Investment, LLC, and existing investors. Trinity Capital is a private equity and venture capital firm based in Chandler.

1/25/2017 OfferPad, LLC announced that it has received $260.0 million in a round of equity and debt funding from new investor LL FUNDS LLC. OfferPad operates an online platform that helps homeowners sell their homes and is based in Gilbert.     

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