Category : Press Releases

Spire Capital Partners Continues Expansion with Promotion of Kerri McNicholas and Hiring of Karl Rodger and Rupali Varma.

NEW YORK, December 21, 2015 – Spire Capital Partners (www.spirecapital.com) announced the continued growth and expansion of the investment team.  Spire’s investment professionals contribute uniquely and collectively to our firm’s success as a lead and control investor in small market buyouts within the business services, information services, media, education and communications sectors. Kerri McNicholas was…

Performance Assessment Network Acquires Renowned Competency-Based Assessment Tools to Deliver Innovative Employability Solutions to HR, Government and Education Audiences

To address new challenges in the talent landscape and bring bespoke competency-based hiring and development solutions to global customers, Performance Assessment Network (PAN), the leader in talent measurement solutions, today acquired the Institute for Personality and Ability Testing, Inc (IPAT), publishers of the 16PF® Questionnaire and other valued psychometric tools. CARMEL, IN (PRWEB) NOVEMBER 03,…

Veraction Names Ravi Akella as Executive Vice President, Technology

Memphis, TN (PRWEB) September 08, 2015 – Veraction, the leading provider of Transportation Spend Management services and technology, announced that Ravi Akella has joined the company as its Executive Vice President, Technology and will be based at the company’s Austin, Texas office. In this role Akella will drive the company’s technology development efforts and the…

NetFortris Ranked #35 Among Top 100 Cloud Service Providers in 4th Annual Talkin’ Cloud 100

San Francisco, Calif. – August 28, 2015 – NetFortris, Inc., a leader in secure cloud-based voice and data networking solutions, ranks among the world’s Top 100 Cloud Service Providers (CSPs), according to Penton’s fifth-annual Talkin’ Cloud 100 report. The Top 100 CSPs generated more than $30 billion in combined cloud services revenues in 2014, up…

NetFortris Receives 2015 CUSTOMER Contact Center Technology Award

San Francisco, CA., July 27, 2015 – NetFortris®, Inc., the leader in secure cloud communications solutions, announced today that TMC, a global, integrated media company, has named the NetFortris Enterprise Contact Center as a 2015 CUSTOMER Contact Center Technology Award winner presented by CUSTOMER magazine. “Our Enterprise Contact Center solution works atop our unique Cloud…

Quint Sabathka Joins Lighthouse Team as Director of Finance

  SEATTLE, Wash. (July 28, 2015) – Lighthouse eDiscovery, a leader in technology-enabled ediscovery services and consulting, today announced a new addition to its rapidly expanding team, Quint Sabatka. With over a decade of experience, several years of which were spent leading and advising corporations through the development and implantation of strategic financial plans, Sabatka joins…

Spire Capital Closes on the Sale of Carpathia to QTS Realty Trust

  New York, NY – June 17, 2015 – Spire Capital Partners (“Spire Capital”), a private equity firm specializing in investments in the business services, information services, media, education and communications sectors, closed on the sale of Carpathia Hosting, Inc. (“Carpathia”), a leading hybrid cloud services provider, to QTS Realty Trust (NYSE: QTS), a national…

QTS Realty Trust to Acquire Carpathia Hosting

Overland Park, Kan. – May 6, 2015 – QTS Realty Trust (NYSE: QTS) announced today that it has reached an agreement to acquire Virginia-based colocation, cloud and managed services provider, Carpathia Hosting, Inc. for approximately $326 million. Carpathia is a leading hybrid cloud services and Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) provider offering a high level…

Spire Capital Partners Invests in Lighthouse eDiscovery

Spire Capital’s 4th investment in Fund III will support Lighthouse’s continued expansion to the East Coast and Europe.   NEW YORK (Feb. 12, 2015) – Spire Capital, a lower middle market private equity firm specializing in investments in the business services, information services, education, media and communications sectors, today announced its investment in Lighthouse eDiscovery (“Lighthouse”…

WME|IMG ACQUIRES PROFESSIONAL BULL RIDERS, INC

  BEVERLY HILLS (April 15, 2015) – WME|IMG announced today that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Professional Bull Riders, Inc. (PBR), the world’s premier bull riding circuit, furthering the company’s foothold in live event productions. With more than 300 bull riding events globally each year, attended by over 3 million people, the…