etouches acquired by HGGC
Carter Morse & Mathias ("CMM") is pleased to announce that etouches, Inc. ("etouches"), headquartered in Norwalk, Connecticut, was acquired by the private equity firm HGGC, headquartered in Palo Alto, California. Carter Morse & Mathias, based in Southport, CT served as etouches's financial advisor for the transaction, which closed on May 9, 2017.
CMM Announces New Advisory Service for Business Owners
Carter Morse & Mathias (CMM) is pleased to announce its new Maximizing Shareholder Value advisory service, offering business owners actionable recommendations and ongoing guidance to increase the value of their business. "For 30 years, CMM has played an important role by helping hundreds of business owners maximize value, but only at the time of a sale. Now, we are delivering this same expertise to companies that are not yet for sale", says Andrew Bangser, Managing Director of CMM. "A plan to build value is best started years ahead of a transaction - when there is still time to effect change."
2016 - Year in Review
As we look back on 2016, we would like to highlight some of the notable achievements during our 29th year in business. It has been another strong year for CMM, as measured by the number of closed transactions, the valuations achieved for our clients, the recognition we have received and our continued personal involvement in our communities. Our success is a direct result of the trust and strong relationships with our clients, referral sources and friends.
Happy New Year! We've Moved!
This is not just any New Year, nor is this just any new office! After more than 20 years in one place, CMM's new headquarters remains in Southport Village, but is now is located within The Tide Mill Building, a historic landmark built 1712. The building straddles the Southport Harbor and is literally on the water.
ComNet has been acquired by ACRE
Carter Morse & Mathias is pleased to announce that Communication Networks, LLC ("ComNet") has been acquired by Access Control Related Enterprises, LLC ("ACRE"), a portfolio company of the private equity firm LLR Partners. CMM acted as the exclusive financial advisor to ComNet for this transaction.
Excent Corporation has been acquired by Frontline Education
Carter Morse & Mathias ("CMM") is pleased to announce that Excent Corporation, a provider of data management software solutions designed for special education and student intervention management, has been acquired by Frontline Education, the nation’s leading education software company backed by Insight Venture Partners ("Frontline").