Industry Deals

We've scoured the airwaves and assembled a list of the latest financial transactions in technology and communications.

MindMixer Secures $17 Million in Series C Funding

KANSAS CITY, Mo.,  /PRNewswire/ — MindMixer, an engagement technology company enabling government organizations and people to work together toward creating better communities, today announced the closing of a $17M Series C investment round, bringing its raise to-date to $23.2 million.

Western Capital Resources Enters into Merger Agreement to Acquire AlphaGraphics

OMAHA, Neb., /PRNewswire/ — Western Capital Resources, Inc. (OTCQX:  WCRS) and BC Alpha Holdings II, LLC, a Delaware limited liability company owning approximately 90% of the ownership interests in AlphaGraphics, a franchise model global leader in marketing and print communications, announced today that they had entered into an Agreement and Plan of Merger and Reorganization (the “Merger Agreement”) pursuant to which Western Capital will acquire the business of AlphaGraphics in exchange for its issuance, to the owners of BC Alpha Holdings II, of common stock that will aggregate to approximately 45% of the common stock of Western Capital issued and outstanding immediately after the merger.

Sonata Software Strengthens Travel Vertical With Acquisition of Stake in Travel SAAS Rezopia

BANGALORE, India, /PRNewswire/ –Sonata Software, a global IT services company with a strong footprint in the travel industry segment today announced acquisition of a strategic controlling stake in Rezopia Inc., the first cloud based end-to-end reservations, contracts, operations and distribution management systems platform for travel providers, headquartered in California, USA.

ScanSource Announces Execution of Letter of Intent to Acquire Imago Group plc

GREENVILLE, S.C.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–ScanSource, Inc. (NASDAQ: SCSC), the leading international value-added distributor of specialty technology products, today announced the execution of a non-binding letter of intent to acquire Imago Group plc, Europe’s leading value-added distributor of video and voice communications equipment and services (“Imago”).

Push Technology Grows U.S. Presence with More than $5 Million in Series A Funding

LONDON & SAN JOSE, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Push Technology, a leading provider of data distribution solutions enabling scalable and efficient Web and mobile applications, today announced that it has expanded its presence in the U.S. with a new West Coast office, backed by more than $5 million in Series A funding from Leopard Rock Capital and other existing and new shareholders.

Syniverse Completes Acquisition of Aicent

TAMPA, Fla.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Syniverse today announced that it has completed its acquisition of Aicent for approximately $292 million, after working capital, 2013 EBITDA, cash and other adjustments.

Shaw Communications To Buy ViaWest for $1.2 Billion

Canadian company Shaw Communications is buying Denver-based ViaWest, the data center infrastructure, cloud and IT solutions provider, from Oak Hill Capital Partners, a private equity firm, for $1.2 billion.

Atmel Completes Newport Media Acquisition

SAN JOSE, Calif., /PRNewswire/ — Atmel® Corporation (NASDAQ: ATML), a leader in microcontroller and touch technology solutions, today announced that it has closed the acquisition of Newport Media, Inc. (“NMI”), a leading provider of advanced Wi-Fi and Bluetooth solutions.

Molex Announces Completion of Flamar Cavi Elettrici Acquisition

LISLE, Ill.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Molex Incorporated, a global manufacturer of complete interconnect solutions, announced today that the previously announced acquisition of Flamar Cavi Elettrici s.r.l. has closed. Italian-based cable manufacturer Flamar specializes in the design of custom cables for industrial connectivity applications.