CRITICALSTART, a leading provider of Managed Detection and Response services, today announced a sizeable minority investment from Sagemount, a growth equity firm. CRITICALSTART plans to use its first-ever outside investment to significantly expand its market presence for the company’s Managed Detection and Response (MDR) services as it expands nationally – including new field offices in Los Angeles and New York City – to serve enterprise customers and its network of channel partners. CRITICALSTART’s MDR services

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Atlanta-based group purchasing organization Procurement Advisors, LLC (“PA”) today announced that it has received a significant growth investment from New York-based private equity firm Bregal Sagemount. PA is the leading technology and data-enabled group purchasing organization (“GPO”) focused on the maintenance, repair, and operating supplies (“MRO”) market. As a part of the transaction, PA founders Suja Katarya and Keith Brower will continue to retain a significant stake in the business. "We are very excited to

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Gauge Capital announced that it has partnered with the owners and management team of irth Solutions, Inc. ("irth") to recapitalize the company. Founded in 1985 and headquartered in Columbus, Ohio, irth is a leading provider of 811 ticket management and field service management (“FSM”) software. irth’s software helps companies in the energy, utilities, and telecom sectors protect their critical assets. Through irth’s UtiliSphere software platform, companies can process large volumes of activities and workflows, including

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Steele Compliance Solutions, Inc., the leading global provider of integrated risk management solutions, today announced the release of the AI Investigator, which introduces the industry’s only real-time data source for identifying financial and corruption risk. The AI Investigator provides compliance professionals a single source for identifying risk events by using machine learning and natural language processing to deliver a consolidated risk profile that verifies data through Steele’s patented AI technology. Steele has successfully coupled industry-leading

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New investment to fuel product depth and innovation, while accelerating strategic initiatives and market penetration -- Truckstop.com, the industry leading freight marketplace and first online freight matching and load board solution, today announced a majority investment from ICONIQ Capital, a leading investment firm. As part of the transaction, ICONIQ Capital has become Truckstop.com’s majority shareholder. Truckstop.com founder, Scott Moscrip and its existing management team, will maintain a significant ownership in the company. Founded in 1995,

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Combination creates unrivaled B2B intelligence for sales, marketing, and recruiting professionals -- DiscoverOrg announced today that it has acquired Zoom Information, Inc (ZoomInfo). The two companies are coming together to provide sales, marketing, and recruiting professionals access to the most trusted and comprehensive B2B data available in the market. “High-quality data is the fundamental go-to-market requirement for growth,” says DiscoverOrg co-founder and CEO Henry Schuck. “In the near future, CRM and marketing automation systems will

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Investment Expected to Support Ongoing Organic and Acquisition Growth -- Single Digits Inc. announced today that it has been acquired by GI Partners, a leading private equity firm. Founded in 2003 and headquartered in Bedford, NH, Single Digits provides secure managed wireless network solutions. The company’s broadband authentication software platform allows property owners to tailor their wireless internet access to the specific needs of their guests and residents and is complemented by a full suite

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Acquisition will expand Waitr’s footprint to over 500 cities in 22 states -- Waitr Holdings Inc. (Nasdaq: WTRH) (“Waitr”), a fast growing restaurant platform for online ordering and on-demand food delivery, today announced that it has signed definitive agreements to acquire Bite Squad, an online restaurant food delivery service, for an aggregate amount of approximately $321.3 million, subject to adjustments, based on the closing price of Waitr’s common stock on December 11, 2018. The purchase

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Combination Delivers Greater Automation, Efficiency and Predictability for Enterprise Mobility Programs -- Tangoe, the leading technology expense management (TEM) company, today announced it has acquired MOBI, the leading managed mobility services (MMS) company. This acquisition brings together the industry’s execution leader with the industry’s MMS visionary to create a global market powerhouse. The combined company manages $40 billion in annual technology spend and 10 million connected devices—nearly five times more than its nearest competitor. “MOBI’s

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Align General Insurance Agency (“Align General”) and Catalytic Risk Managers (“Catalytic”) today announced they are coming together under a single ownership structure and are receiving a strategic investment from Bregal Sagemount intended to support their continued expansion. Align General is a leading specialty property and casualty insurance program manager and Catalytic is the largest independent property catastrophe underwriting manager in the U.S. marketplace. Both Align General and Catalytic – which was formed by Align General

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