In November 2018, Personify announced that it had acquired a2z, a leading events management technology company. Read the press release.
Personify’s current private equity firm, Pamlico, took over from Rubicon in September 2018, which likely gave Personify additional funding for more acquisitions.
Aptify services partner Perbyte has acquired another Aptify services partner, Future Value Consulting. The press release is pasted below.
CHIGAGO, IL (November 1, 2018) – PerByte is pleased to announce its acquisition of Future Value Consulting effective November 1, 2018. Both companies have provided software consulting services to associations, non-profit organizations, and fundraising groups, focusing on organizations using Aptify, an Association Management System (AMS) by Community Brands. The acquisition combines the considerable Aptify expertise of the only two Registered Service Providers for the Aptify AMS
Future Value Consulting was founded in 2009 as Aptify’s first U.S-based services partner. Andrew Crane, founder and CEO of Future Value Consulting, will join PerByte as its Vice President of Professional Services. “Josh and his team have an excellent reputation within the Aptify Community,” says Crane. “We are excited to be joining forces and expect tremendous synergies as our two teams merge into one.” All Future Value Consulting employees have become full-time employees of PerByte.
PerByte has served the Aptify community since 2011. Josh Carlson will continue as President and CEO of PerByte. According to Carlson, “the PerByte and FVC teams have complementary strengths. Together, we will be able to provide our clients with unparalleled support and innovation.” The PerByte team now possesses over eighty years of combined Aptify-related experience, placing it in a preeminent position to support the software.
In November 2018, Memberclicks acquired LMS platform UpAbility. Read the press release.