Mergers and Acquisitions

  • Anchovi Labs, Inc. develops software to organize, browse, and share photo collection. The company was incorporated in 2011 and is based in Menlo Park, California. As of September 20, 2012, Anchovi Labs, Inc. was acquired by and operates as a subsidiary of Dropbox, Inc.

  • Ceradyne, Inc. is a worldwide leader in the development and production of advanced technical ceramics. Vertically integrated manufacturing facilities produce advanced ceramic solutions for the most demanding applications in automotive/engine, oil & gas, nuclear power, solar, industrial, medical, electronic and defense industries. Ceradyne was acquired for $860 million by the 3M Company in 2012.

  • CKE Restaurants, Inc. owns, operates and franchises some of the most popular brands in the quick-service restaurant industry, including the Carl’s Jr.®, Hardee’s®, Green Burrito® and Red Burrito® restaurant brands. The CKE system includes more than 3,200 restaurant locations in 42 states and in 25 countries. CKE is headquartered in Carpinteria, California.

  • Deckers Outdoor Corporation finds and builds niche brands into global lifestyle leaders through innovative design and marketing. From fashion-oriented to outdoor, athletic to casual, their brands meet the specific needs of different groups, activities, jobs and individuals.

  • En Pointe Technologies, Inc. is a technology solutions provider that supplies I.T. products and services to medium and large enterprises, educational institutions, government agencies and non-profits nationwide.

  • Endologix is a developer and manufacturer of minimally invasive treatments for vascular diseases. Endologix is focused on the development and marketing of its patented technology for the treatment of Abdominal Aortic Aneurysms (AAA).

  • ISTA Pharmaceuticals, Inc. was a US based pharmaceutical company that specialized in ophthalmic pharmaceutical products and discovered, developed, and marketed therapies for inflammation, ocular pain, glaucoma, allergy, and dry eye. ISTA was acquired by Bausch & Lomb on March 26, 2012

  • iSuppli Corporation, a market research company, provides technology value chain research and advisory services. The company offers information on the status of the electronics value chain ranging from diodes to displays and from application markets to emerging markets. Its services include electronic component research; device-specific application market forecasts; teardown analysis to consumer electronics; and display device and systems research; safety systems research. As of November 18, 2010, iSuppli Corporation operates as a subsidiary of IHS Inc.

  • Iteris Inc. is the leader in providing intelligent information solutions to the traffic management market. The Company is focused on the development and application of advanced technologies and software-based information systems that reduce traffic congestion, provide measurement, management and predictive traffic analytics and improve the safety of surface transportation systems. By combining its patented products, decades of expertise in traffic management and information technologies, Iteris offers a broad range of Intelligent Transportation Systems (“ITS”) solutions to customers worldwide. The firm is headquartered in Santa Ana, California with offices nationwide and in the Middle East.

  • Founded in 1987 as a cutting-edge drug discovery biotech in La Jolla, California, Ligand Pharmaceuticals has built a rich heritage of drug discovery and development innovation. But during those 20 plus years, the pharmaceutical sector has also undergone significant change that has allowed only the most adaptable companies to evolve and thrive. Today, Ligand has done just that and is operating with a business model that is built to generate significant return on investment (ROI) in the increasingly unpredictable and risky biopharma space.

  • MaxLinear is a provider of highly integrated radio-frequency analog and mixed signal semiconductor SoC solutions for broadband communication applications offering high levels of performance, small silicon die-size, and low power consumption.

  • Nexus Dx is a global provider of Near Patient Testing systems and advanced diagnostic solutions. The company is improving patient care by providing the medical community with rapid and reliable information at the point of care (POC), delivering patient information when and where it is needed most.

  • Ocarina Networks is now owned by Dell and has become a cornerstone technology of the Dell Storage Fluid Data Architecture. The first Dell product employing Ocarina Networks technology is the Dell DR4000, a data protection appliance that features unique deduplication and compression capabilities that can reduce the amount of backup data that is stored and replicated by a 15-1 ratio.

  • Since its foundation in 1890, Santen Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd. has contributed to the protection and improvement of people's eyesight and health. Santen's integrated operations extend from research and development to production and sales of prescription and over-the-counter pharmaceuticals.

  • Spectrum Pharmaceuticals' core mission is to bring pharmaceutical products to patients for unmet medical needs. To this mission, we bring our years of drug development expertise, coupled with the insight of working in many different oncology indications.

  • The TapIt! mobile advertising solution caters to advertisers, agencies, mobile application developers, and publishers alike. TapIt!™ leverages a complete arsenal of mobile advertising solutions, technology, experience and friendly staff to get your campaign to produce results for your brand.

  • Vessix Vascular is located in Laguna Hills, California and has developed a novel radiofrequency balloon catheter technology for the treatment of uncontrolled hypertension via percutaneous renal denervation. In 2012, Vessix was acquired by Boston Scientific Corporation (NYSE: BSX).