March 2012 Arizona Mergers and Acquisitions Activity

March 2012 Arizona Mergers and Acquisitions Activity

Mergers and Acquisitions – Strategic 3/1/2012 Air Products & Chemicals Inc. (NYSE:APD) signed a definitive agreement to acquire the remaining 50% stake in Tempe based DA NanoMaterials, L.L.C. which develops, manufactures, and supplies colloidal silica sols and particles for semiconductor and wafer polishing markets, from DuPont Electronic Technologies for an undisclosed amount. 3/1/2012 Phoenix based(…)

February 2012 Arizona Mergers and Acquisitions Activity

February 2012 Arizona Mergers and Acquisitions Activity

M&A – Strategic 2/4/2012 ResponseLogix, Inc. acquired Scottsdale based Digital Air Strike which offers online reputation an social media management in the automotive industry. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed. 2/7/2012 Scottsdale based Prismic Pharmaceuticals, Inc. which develops prescription drugs acquired the assets of Scarista Limited. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed. 2/9/2012(…)

What is Business Consulting

What is Business Consulting

What is Business Consulting and when should you, as a business owner, consider using a business consultant. Business Consulting Services is the practice of helping businesses improve their performance.  To accomplish this there is an analysis of the existing business to uncover issues and problems, once this is completed plans for improvement are developed.  (…)

Investment Advisor vs Loan Officer

Investment Advisor vs Loan Officer

Should Your Investment Advisor Be your Mortgage Loan Officer. By definition an Investment Advisor may render advice on financial services such as pensions, life insurance and mortgages.  So, on the surface it looks logical.  But there are scenarios that a consumer must be aware of such as when a conflict of interest may arise. There(…)

Business Consulting

business consulting

What is business consulting ? It is the practice of helping organisation improve their performance, through the analysis of existing organisational issues and development of plans for improvement With over 35 years of real world experience in the High Tech Industry and 8 years in Financial Services Industry I can help you with analyzing and improving your(…)

January 2012 Arizona Mergers and Acquisitions Activity

January 2012 Arizona Mergers and Acquisitions Activity

Arizona M&A Activity

Mergers and Acquisitions – Strategic 1/3/2012 LifeStream agreed to acquire Community Blood Bank, Inc. from Scottsdale based Blood Systems, Inc. which operates blood banks, test laboratories, and research centers. The terms of the transaction were not disclosed. 1/3/2012 Ziff Davis Media Inc. acquired Scottsdale based Toolbox.com, Inc., which provides a network of online communities, from(…)

IRA – Real Results

Investment Advisor vs Loan Officer

IRA  The chart below shows how a  Capital Advisor in Arizona has performed over the past 4 years on a real live account.  This company is on the local radio station KFNN in Phoenix and in my opinion talks a good game BUT the real results are different…. Bottom line I have lost over $300,000 in(…)

Online Marketing Scottsdale

Online Marketing Scottsdale

Online Marketing Using State-of-the-Art Automation Technology we can Drive More Customer To Your Business.  We deploy Guerrilla Marketing Strategics combines with cutting edge online marketing techniques to help your business get more from your exiting customers, get new customers, and get more referrals from your existing customers. its not enough to just have a Website.  Most businesses do have a website.  But let me ask you this:(…)