July 2012 Arizona Mergers and Acquisitions Activity

what is a business consultant, business consulting company, due diligent, due dilligence, what is business consulting, business plan services, writing a business planM&A – Strategic

July 2, 2012  IHS Inc. (NYSE:IHS) acquired CyberRegs from Scottsdale based Citation Technologies Inc. provides health, environmental, and safety compliance software in  SaaS (Software as a Service) environment, for $11.0 million.

July 2, 2012   Tempe based Avnet Technology Solutions, Inc., which distributes computing solutions for multiple markets, agreed to acquire Magirus AG. The terms of the transaction were not disclosed.

July 2, 2012   Mesa based TIR Massage Stone Division, which supplies industrial, decorative, and specialty stone products acquired Mesa based LaStone Therapy Inc., which offers various hot and cold stone massage courses. The terms of the transaction were not disclosed.

July 2, 2012  Scottsdale based InfraConsult LLC., an engineering and management consulting company, was acquired by HDR, Inc. The terms of the transaction were not disclosed.

July 3, 2012  Phoenix based Avnet Inc. (NYSE:AVT), which distributes computing solutions for multiple markets acquired Altron Gmbh & Co. KG. The terms of the transaction were not disclosed.

July 3, 2012  Scottsdale based Apothecary Shop of Scottsdale, Inc., which operates a chain of US pharmacies, acquired Colorado Pharmacy, LLC. The terms of the transaction were not disclosed.

July 5, 2012  Phoenix based Avnet Inc. (NYSE:AVT), which distributes computing solutions for multiple markets made an offer to acquire Internix Incorporated (TSE:2657) from Ant Capital Partners Co., Ltd. and other shareholders for $98.1 million in cash.

July 5, 2012  Phoenix based TriStar, Inc. a business advisory firm sold BRT Solutions to PCM Innovation Inc. from Phoenix based TriStar, Inc. The terms of the transaction were not disclosed.

July 9, 2012  Phoneix based FlipChip International, LLC, which offers wafer bumping solutions, acquired Millennium Microtech Holding Corporation. The terms of the transaction were not disclosed.

July 9, 2012  Phoenix based Social Leverage, LLC., a venture capital firm, sold GoInstant Inc. to salesforce.com, inc. (NYSE:CRM) for $70.0 million.

July 11, 2012  Tuson based Management One Ltd., which provides retail and business consulting services was acquired by Canadian Retail Solutions Inc.  The terms of the transaction were not disclosed.

July 17, 2012  Phoenix basedc American Outdoor Advertising, Inc., which provides outdoor advertising services was acquired by Lamar Advertising Co. (NasdaqGS:LAMR). The terms of the transaction were not disclosed.

July 18, 2012  Scottsdale based The Go Daddy Group, Inc., which provides domain name registration and website hosting services acquired Outright, Inc. from Shasta Ventures, Felicis Ventures LLC. The terms of the transaction were not disclosed.

July 18, 2012  Scottsdale based, SKBHC Holdings LLC., which operates as a bank holding company, entered into a merger agreement to acquire ICB Financial (OTCBB:ICBN) for $23.7 million.

July 24, 2012  Scottsdale based CRUZ Tequila Del Sol, which produces blue agave tequila, was acquired by Trinchero Family Estates, owner of Sutter Home Winery, Inc. The terms of the transaction were not disclosed.

July 31, 2012  Scottsdale based neerg.com, which provides online daily deals and discounts for green and natural products, was acquired by GreenDeals. The terms of the transaction were not disclosed.

M&A – Financial

July 16, 2012  Scottsdale based LaunchEquity Partners LLC, a venture capital firm, made a proposal to acquire the assets of MakeMusic Inc. (NasdaqCM:MMUS) for $13.5 million.

July 30, 2012  Roper Industries Inc. (NYSE:ROP) entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Tucson based Sunquest Information Systems provides health care information systems, from Vista Equity Partners and other investors for $1.4 billion.

Private Placements

July 2, 2012  Phoenix based Athletes’ Performance, Inc. which provides integrated performance training and physical therapies for elite and professional athletes announced that it will raise $22.5 million in equity financing.

July 16, 2012  Mesa based All Aboard America! Holdings, Inc., which provides charter bus tours and travel services, announced that it has received $10.0 million in funding from Triangle Capital Corporation.

 

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