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CONTINUE READING Highlights from Our Recent Event: The Lifecycle of Building a Successful Company
CONTINUE READING Navidar Presents: The Lifecycle of Building a Successful Company: Key Steps and Lessons for Every Stage – Register Now!
CONTINUE READING Stephen Day to Speak at the 2018 M&A Conference in Indianapolis
CONTINUE READING Navidar Presents Tech M&A Exits – How to Prepare and Maximize Valuation at Dallas Startup Week
CONTINUE READING Navidar Advises Kimbia in Acquisition by GiveGab
CONTINUE READING Navidar Advises Proto Labs in Its Acquisition of Rapid Manufacturing
CONTINUE READING ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE IN AUSTIN – INNOVATIONS, STARTUPS, AND EXITS
CONTINUE READING Navidar Advises Directworks in Its Sale to Ivalua
CONTINUE READING Navidar Advises WorkFlex in Its Sale to NICE (NASDAQ: NICE)
CONTINUE READING Navidar Attending 3 rivers venture fair
CONTINUE READING Navidar Attending Break Through Central Texas “Innovative Approaches to Corporate and Employee Engagement”
CONTINUE READING Navidar Attending Fall 2017 Tech + Finance: Software M&A by High Alpha
CONTINUE READING Highlights From Our Recent Event : “Unique Insights into Alternative Fundraising and M&A Exits”
CONTINUE READING Navidar Hosts Best Practices in M&A Luncheon
CONTINUE READING Navidar Advises PolicyStat in Its Sale to iContracts
CONTINUE READING Navidar Advises 4DSP in Its Sale to Abaco Systems
CONTINUE READING Deal Maker of the Year – USA
CONTINUE READING Navidar Creates Research Group with New Managing Director Hire
CONTINUE READING Navidar Adds New Managing Director in Indianapolis
CONTINUE READING Navidar Adds New Managing Director in Dallas
CONTINUE READING Navidar® Advises ShippingEasy in Its Sale to Stamps.com®
CONTINUE READING Navidar Served as Exclusive Investment Banking Advisor to AppealTrack® in Its Sale to Corporation Service Company®
CONTINUE READING Navidar to Participate at the Faegre Baker Daniels 2015 M&A Conference
CONTINUE READING Navidar to Present at the CTAN Portfolio Day: Crossing the Finish Line Event
CONTINUE READING Richard Eppel Joins Navidar in Austin
CONTINUE READING Ken Bresnen Joins Navidar in Austin
CONTINUE READING Navidar Adds New Managing Director in Cleveland
CONTINUE READING Navidar Attending TiECON Southeast 2015 Conference
CONTINUE READING ExecConnect – Indiana’s Mid-Market CEO Network
CONTINUE READING Navidar to Discuss Key Aspects of the M&A Process at Event in Denver, CO
CONTINUE READING Navidar to Host Dinner with Carl Shepherd, Co-Founder of HomeAway
CONTINUE READING Acquisition International Shares Stephen Day’s, Co Founder and Managing Principal at Navidar, Thoughts on the Q4 2014
CONTINUE READING Navidar to Moderate “Financing Your Growth” Panel at ExecConnect Event
CONTINUE READING Navidar Group Moderates M&A Panel at the TiECon South 2014 Conference
CONTINUE READING Navidar Advises Spanlink Communications in its Sale to ConvergeOne
CONTINUE READING Navidar Group Advises SPS Commerce in its Acquisition of Leadtec
CONTINUE READING Navidar Group Serves as Exclusive Investment Banking Advisor to ShipStation in Its Sale to Stamps.com
CONTINUE READING Navidar Group Serves as Exclusive Investment Banking Advisor to FeedMagnet in its Sale to Bazaarvoice
CONTINUE READING Navidar Group Presents at The Collaborative’s Private Equity Strategies Conference on April 9, 2014
CONTINUE READING Tim Walsh and Stephen Day of Navidar Group Join Bridgepoint Consulting’s Event, Leader’s Edge CFO Roundtable on February 20, 2014
CONTINUE READING Navidar Group Serves as Exclusive Investment Banking Advisor to Optimal Solutions Integration, Inc., In Its Sale to NTT DATA
CONTINUE READING Navidar Group Serves as Exclusive Investment Banking Advisor to Francisco Partners On its Acquisition of Avangate
CONTINUE READING Christopher Day Of Navidar Group Joins TechPoint’s CEO Roundtable Discussion On Lessons Learned from Startup to IPO
CONTINUE READING Navidar 2012 Year In Review: Continued Success in Advising Companies in Dynamic Industries
CONTINUE READING Navidar Group Presents at The Collaborative’s Mergers & Acquisitions Conference on January 31, 2013
CONTINUE READING Navidar Group Serves as Exclusive Investment Banking Advisor to Techniks USA in its Sale to Tenex Capital Management and Merger With NAP GLADU, a Tenex Portfolio Company
CONTINUE READING Venture Club of Indiana and Navidar Group to Present on M&A and Investing Trends
CONTINUE READING Navidar Group Serves as Exclusive Investment Banking Advisor to iGoDigital in its Sale to ExactTarget (NYSE:ET)
CONTINUE READING Navidar Group Opens Third Office Located in Austin, Texas
CONTINUE READING Navidar to Present at Vistage Event on “Accessing Public Markets”
CONTINUE READING Indianapolis Investment Banking Firm Navidar Group To Present at ExecConnect
CONTINUE READING Navidar Group to Present at TechPoint’s Advancing Life Sciences and Healthcare IT Conference
CONTINUE READING Navidar Group Serves as Exclusive Investment Banking Advisor to Sentient Health Pte. Ltd.
CONTINUE READING Navidar Group Serves as Exclusive Investment Banking Advisor to MWM Acoustics in its Sale to Harman International Industries (NYSE:HAR)
CONTINUE READING Navidar to Present at ACG on the IPO Process
CONTINUE READING Navidar to Present “The Buyers Perspective” at Getting the Deal Done Breakfast Conference
CONTINUE READING Navidar 2010 Year in Review: Four Key Transactions Demonstrate Local Presence, Global Reach™
CONTINUE READING Navidar Group to Present at Sigma Partners CFO Summit
CONTINUE READING Venture Club of Indiana and Navidar Group to Present on Global Capital and M&A Markets
CONTINUE READING TechPoint Appoints Christopher Day to Its Board of Directors
CONTINUE READING Navidar Group Announces that Christopher Day, Managing Principal, Has Been Named to Indiana’s Prestigious “Forty Under 40” List
CONTINUE READING Industry Veterans Launch Investment Banking Firm, Navidar Group

Research

CONTINUE READING SaaS Software Cloud Update – August 2018
CONTINUE READING SaaS Software Cloud Update – July 2018
CONTINUE READING SaaS Software Cloud Update – June 2018
CONTINUE READING Highlights from Our Recent Event: The Lifecycle of Building a Successful Company
CONTINUE READING SaaS Software Cloud Update – May 2018
CONTINUE READING SaaS Software Cloud Update – April 2018
CONTINUE READING SaaS Software Cloud Update – March 2018
CONTINUE READING SaaS Software Cloud Update – February 2018
CONTINUE READING SaaS Software Cloud Update – January 2018
CONTINUE READING SaaS Cloud Software Update – December 2017
CONTINUE READING SaaS Cloud Software Update – November 2017
CONTINUE READING Highlight From Our Artificial Intelligence Conference in Austin
CONTINUE READING SaaS Cloud Software Update – October 2017
CONTINUE READING SaaS Software Cloud Update – September 2017
CONTINUE READING SaaS Software Cloud Update – August 2017
CONTINUE READING Machine Learning is Driving an Innovation Wave in SaaS Software
CONTINUE READING SaaS Software Cloud Update – June 2017
CONTINUE READING SaaS Metrics that Drive Valuations Series – Acquiring Customer at the Right Price
CONTINUE READING SaaS Software Cloud Update – May 2017
CONTINUE READING The Rise of Chatbots! – Identifying Winners in the Next Wave of Human-Technology Interaction
CONTINUE READING SaaS Software Cloud Update – April 2017
CONTINUE READING Innovative Austin Companies at SxSW Interactive
CONTINUE READING SaaS Software Cloud Update – March 2017
CONTINUE READING SaaS Software Cloud Update – February 2017
CONTINUE READING SaaS Software Cloud Update – January 2017
CONTINUE READING SaaS Metrics that Drive Valuations Series – Endeavoring to Achieve Customer Immortality
CONTINUE READING SaaS Software Cloud Update – December 2016
CONTINUE READING SaaS Metrics that Drive Valuations Series – Top CLTV Pitfalls

Sector Focus

Dynamic Industries that Leverage Technology

We have focused on companies in dynamic industries over decades and across many different business and technology cycles. We are highly effective in helping our clients find the most attractive exit opportunities. Additionally, we assist clients with developing a compelling investment thesis to attract capital from investors or locating attractive acquisition targets.

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A Valued Partner

For CEOs, CFOs, board members, and investors in technology and business services companies, Navidar is a valued investment banking partner, senior advisor, and skilled resource that works and thinks strategically, globally and holistically. Our experience, insight, and perseverance enable us to achieve superior results.

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Steve EhrlichCEO of PolicyStatSteve EhrlichCEO of PolicyStat
We were extremely impressed with Navidar's creativity in the way that they told the Policystat story to buyers and believe that this led to an excellent valuation and outstanding result.
Pierrick VulliezCEO of 4DSPPierrick VulliezCEO of 4DSP
Navidar’s execution from the initial phase through closing was phenomenal. Their ability to understand 4DSP’s business, extract the essence of its value, and articulate it in a comprehensive manner was nothing short of a class act.
Katie MayCEO of ShippingEasyKatie MayCEO of ShippingEasy

Navidar’s senior attention and active involvement in every phase of the process was instrumental in ensuring a successful outcome for our shareholders.

Doug CollinsCEO of AppealTrackDoug CollinsCEO of AppealTrack
Senior attention at every phase of the deal made me feel like my transaction was Navidar’s most important deal. While Navidar has a deep understanding of SaaS software, they were experts at creatively managing the process at every step to ensure a successful outcome.
Karen van LithFormer CEO of MakeMusicKaren van LithFormer CEO of MakeMusic
Navidar’s bankers are unique in that they enable small and mid-cap companies to benefit from the same quality of advice typically only available to large cap companies.
Eric LebowCEO of SpanlinkEric LebowCEO of Spanlink
Navidar’s operational value-add, thoughtful positioning, and effective negotiation skills were critical in achieving an outstanding outcome.
Gurvendra SuriFounder and CEO of Optimal SolutionsGurvendra SuriFounder and CEO of Optimal Solutions
Navidar does more data mining which, combined with their creativity and understanding of the industry, allows them to better position the company.
John StaggeFounder of TechniksJohn StaggeFounder of Techniks
Navidar consistently provided sound, unbiased advice and we felt that they always put Technik’s interests ahead of their own.
Marc YagjianCEO of FeedMagnetMarc YagjianCEO of FeedMagnet
We could not have crossed the finish line without their thoughtful advice and ability to effectively and efficiently manage all aspects of the process.
Nathan JonesCEO of ShipStationNathan JonesCEO of ShipStation
Senior banker attention and excellent negotiating skills led to an outlier valuation for our team.  They consistently exceeded my expectations throughout the deal.