September 2012 Arizona Mergers and Acquisitions Activity

Arizona M&AM&A – Strategic

September 3, 2012   Scottsdale based Medicis Pharmaceutical Corp. has entered into a definitive agreement to be acquired by Valeant Pharmaceuticals International, Inc. (TSX:VRX) which develops and markets products for the treatment of aesthetic conditions for $2.5 billion in cash.

September 4, 2012   Phoenix based Off Madison Ave, Inc., which provides marketing communication acquired Scottsdale based SpinSix. The terms of the transaction were not disclosed.

September 7, 2012   Phoenix based Spectrum Data Solutions, LLC dba BestBill, which provides billing outsourcing and cash flow solutions was acquired by RevSpring, Inc. The terms of the transaction were not disclosed.

September 11, 2012   Phoenix based ITS Engineers & Constructors, Inc., which provides engineering and construction services for various aspects of intelligent transportation systems acquired Pendulum Consulting.  The terms of the transaction were not disclosed.

September 14, 2012   Phoenix based DriveTime Automotive which offers its customers sale, financing, and maintenance of vehicles entered into a definitive agreement to be sell  receivable portfolio and certain other assets to Santander Consumer USA, Inc. The terms of the transaction were not disclosed.

September 25, 2012   Fountain Hills based Premier Pest Management, Inc., which  provides pest control and management services, was acquired by Bulwark Exterminating LLC. The terms of the transactions were not disclosed.

M&A – Financial

September 24, 2012   Tucson based Walbro Engine Management, LLC. which manufactures and sells fuel storage and delivery components for engines was acquired by The Carlyle Group LP (NasdaqGS:CG). The terms of the transaction were not disclosed.

Private Placements

September 6, 2012   Phoenix based Red Door Spa Holdings Inc., which operates as a day spa company announced that it has raised $12.0 million in an equity round of funding.

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This report is prepared as a courtesy. Despite our best efforts, occasionally a deal is missed or the deal credits are not correct. Please feel free to contact us if you have information on a transaction that you want to assure is included and credit attributed to appropriate advisors. Base data was supplied by: Columbia West Capital, LLC