mergers & acquisitions

Lone Star Communications Manages Growth with Solutions360

Client Profile Lone Star Communications, a leader in the life safety industry, opened its doors in 1991. For over a quarter century, the company has served the Texas healthcare and K-12 education markets. In 2016, Lone Star acquired Houston-based Halco … Read More

Solutions360 Software Helps Integrators On-Boarding Acquisitions

After an acquisition is made, the hard work begins. It’s no secret that mergers and acquisitions are rampant in the AV industry, and the pace of consolidation shows no signs of slowing down. As a result of acquisition, many of … Read More

M&A Fundamentals For VARs

By Abby Sorensen Advice on selling your business can improve your company now. Every VAR should want to increase recurring revenue, form stickier relationships with customers, maintain organized financial records, and accelerate growth. If you listened to sound bites of Brooke … Read More

6 Critical Steps to Prepare Your AV Business for Sale

  These six pieces of advice will help you prepare for what could be the most important financial move of your life — selling your AV business. by Ari Fuchs Are you looking to sell your AV business in the … Read More

What’s With All the Mergers & Acquisitions?

by Ari Fuchs With all the mergers and acquisitions (M&A) afoot in the AV integration industry, how can integrators make sense of their own potential? During my two days at InfoComm, I had the pleasure of meeting with several industry … Read More

Adtech Systems – Why Ongoing Industry Consolidation Is Sparking Private Equity Interest

Complexity in the industry means investing big bucks in AV integration firms isn’t for the faint of heart, but there will be plenty of opportunities, according to Adtech Systems. Commercial Integrator Magazine D. Graig MacCormick When Dustin Campbell and Philip … Read More