Portfolio Company News

  • Sparkcentral raises $20 Million growth investment to double down on international expansion and support fast-growing enterprise customer base

    SAN FRANCISCO, CA and HASSELT, BELGIUM–(Marketwired – November 18, 2016) – Sparkcentral, the leading enterprise digital customer engagement platform, today announced $20 million in new funding. In support of its successful international growth, the round was led by the European venture capital fund LRM, with Group MC and existing investors Split Rock Partners and Jackson […]

  • KKR to Acquire Calabrio, a Global Leader in Customer Engagement and Analytics Software

    Acquisition Accelerates Global Growth with Goal of Transforming Contact Centers into Value Centers for Businesses MINNEAPOLIS – August 30, 2016 — Calabrio, a leading provider of customer engagement and analytics software, and KKR, a leading global investment firm, announced today that they have entered into a definitive purchase agreement whereby KKR will acquire Calabrio. Financial […]

  • Guardian Analytics® Appoints Stephen Walsh as Vice President of Global Sales

    MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., May 2, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — Guardian Analytics, the market leader in real-time behavioral analytics and machine learning solutions for preventing banking fraud, today announced Stephen Walsh as the company’s new Vice President of Global Sales. Stephen is chartered with capitalizing on existing Guardian Analytics momentum and expanding market share of the company’s recently announced Omni-Channel Fraud Prevention platform. “We […]

  • Code42 Names Tim Connor as Its Chief Financial Officer

    New CFO brings broad expertise in scaling financial infrastructure to support rapid growth (Minneapolis — Feb. 23, 2016) — Code42, the leader in endpoint data protection and security for the enterprise, today announced that Tim Connor, former chief financial officer at Datalogix, has joined the company as its new chief financial officer (CFO). As CFO, Connor’s core […]

  • Hourly Worker Powerhouse Snagajob Secures $100 Million in Funding

    Major Investment To Fuel Growth as the Company Further Mobilizes The Hourly Workforce ARLINGTON, Va. – February 4, 2016 – Snagajob, America’s largest marketplace for hourly work, has completed a $100 million Rho Acceleration-led investment with NewSpring Capital and the Invus Group. The company will use the proceeds to expand its product offerings and fund select acquisitions. Founded in […]

  • Janrain Closes $27 Million in Series D Funding

    Led by HighBar Partners to Augment Customer Identity Management with Rich Analytic Insights Portland, OR – (December 16, 2015) – Janrain, the leading provider of Customer Identity Management Solutions, announced today that it has secured $27 million in Series D funding led by HighBar Partners, with participation from existing investors Millennium Technology Value Partners, Split Rock Partners, […]

  • Calabrio Named a Leader in Gartner’s Magic Quadrant for Customer Engagement Center Workforce Optimization

    Positioning based on completeness of vision and ability to execute MINNEAPOLIS – DECEMBER 10, 2015 – Calabrio, a leading provider of customer engagement and analytics technology, today announced that Gartner, Inc. has for the first time, positioned the company as a Leader in the December 2015 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Customer Engagement Center Workforce Optimization. “Our customers have […]

  • Thales to create a global leader in data protection by acquiring Vormetric

    Thales (Euronext Paris: HO) today announced that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Vormetric, a leading provider of data protection solutions in physical, virtual and cloud infrastructures, for US$400m. The transaction is subject to customary closing conditions and expected to close during the first quarter of 2016. “The acquisition of Vormetric is a […]

  • H.I.G. Capital to Acquire HelpSystems, LLC

    SAN FRANCISCO – October 12, 2015 – H.I.G. Capital, LLC (“H.I.G.”), a leading global private equity investment firm with $19 billion of equity capital under management, is pleased to announce that its affiliate, along with Split Rock Partners, has closed the acquisition of HelpSystems, LLC (“HelpSystems”, or the “Company”). Headquartered in Eden Prairie, MN, HelpSystems is […]

  • Code42 Secures $85 Million Investment to Continue Expansion in Endpoint Data Protection, Security, Forensics and Analytics

    Financing accelerates growth and company’s ability to solve enterprise data protection and security problems MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. – October 6, 2015 — Code42, the leader in endpoint data protection and security for the enterprise, today announced that it has secured $85 million in Series B funding led by new investors JMI Equity, a growth equity firm […]

  • Acquia Closes $55 Million Financing Round

    BOSTON – September 28, 2015 – Acquia has closed a $55 million equity financing round. New investor Centerview Capital Technology led the round, with support from existing investors including New Enterprise Associates (NEA) and Split Rock Partners. This funding will help Acquia scale its global operations, sales and marketing as well as the development of its solutions for building, delivering, and optimizing […]