M&A Deal Summary

American City Business Journals Acquires Streetwise Media

On November 16, 2012, American City Business Journals acquired media company Streetwise Media

Acquisition Highlights
  • This is American City Business Journals’ 1st transaction in the Media sector.
  • This is American City Business Journals’ 2nd transaction in the United States.
  • This is American City Business Journals’ 1st transaction in Massachusetts.

M&A Deal Summary

Date 2012-11-16
Target Streetwise Media
Sector Media
Buyer(s) American City Business Journals
Deal Type Add-on Acquisition

Target

Streetwise Media

Boston, Massachusetts, United States
website
Streetwise Media is a digital media and events company that has taken the stodgy city news landscape by storm with entertaining, intelligent and provocative editorial coverage.

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Buyer(S) 1

Buyer

American City Business Journals

Charlotte, North Carolina, United States

website


Category Company
Founded 1985
Sector Publishing
DESCRIPTION

American City Business Journals is a publisher of local business news and information, deploying more than 600 journalists across 43 major U.S. cities. The Company was formed in 1985 and is headquartered in Charlotte, North Carolina.


DEAL STATS #
Overall 2 of 3
Sector (Media) 1 of 1
Type (Add-on Acquisition) 2 of 3
State (Massachusetts) 1 of 1
Country (United States) 2 of 3
Year (2012) 1 of 1
PREVIOUS DEAL
DATE TARGET DEAL TYPE VALUE
2002-03-05 Hemmings Motor News

Bennington, Vermont, United States

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FOLLOWING DEAL
DATE TARGET DEAL TYPE VALUE
2019-08-12 BizEquity

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States

BizEquity is a provider of business valuation knowledge, having valued more than 33 million private companies globally to date. BizEquity's vision is to value every privately-owned company and, in the process, democratize business valuation and performance knowledge. BizEquity was formed in 2011 and is headquartered in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

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