CFOs had hoped to gain a much-needed respite once the election was over and a fiscal cliff deal had been reached; unfortunately, it was not to be.Read More
Record cash, disruptive change, aggressive new buyers, and rising valuations are making this the best time to sell in a decade. Many owners are taking advantage--but are you ready? There's no better way to start than the world's foremost tech M&A conference, "Selling Up, Selling Out," in San Diego, February 28 from 12pm to 4pm PDT. The event is being held at BIOCOM San Diego. There is a fee of $199 to attend and lunch is included.Read More
All the way back in November of 2007 the Wall Street Journal reported on the risks of file sharing. Citigroup had confirmed a mere two months earlier that an employee using the peer-to-peer (P2P) file-sharing application LimeWire had lead to a breach that resulted in the names and social security numbers (SSN) of over 5,000 customers being inadvertently leaked.Read More
Eric Nath is the President at Eric Nath & Associates, LLC. Nath and his team specialize in business valuation, and Nath himself has valued over 600 public and private companies since 1985. Recently AppFolio was able to interview Nath, and hear his thoughts on various aspects of business valuation. In the below interview he discusses the merger & acquisition process, and the challenges many businesses encounter when facing a potential merger or acquisition.
Heather Burlesci is an Associate Product Manager for SecureDocs here at AppFolio. She’s a core member of the team that’s pushing innovative new developments in SecureDocs in response to market needs. Read on to learn more about Heather and her work.
The following webinar recap is from the February 7th, 2013 presentation of, “Keys to Successful M&A: Transparency, Security and Process.” Our speaker, Nat Burgess is the President of The Corum Group and has over 20 years in the technology sector. During this presentation Nat covers the current M&A environment in the technology industry, how to prepare for an optimal outcome, and leveraging new technology to ensure transparency and security during a transaction.Read More
Record cash reserves and disruptive technology are driving high valuations for software and IT firms in M&A transactions. It's one of the best times ever to sell a technology company, but the M&A process today is tougher than ever. With stringent due diligence requirements, powerful buyers and complex regulations, how do you achieve an optimal outcome, and avoid the deal disasters that befall most self-managed M&A efforts?Read More