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Our practice combines...

Years of relevant transaction experience, a global network of long-standing relationships and deep industry knowledge to provide strategic and financial advisory services to leading technology companies. Focused on the middle-market, our senior bankers devote a high level of attention to every transaction and ensure we meet the unique needs of our clients.

Mesirow advises Spark Hire on its Partnership with Boathouse Capital

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Spark Hire is a SaaS video-based interview platform in the HR technology sector, serving thousands of customers in both enterprise and SMB in various end-markets. Josh Tolan, CEO of Spark Hire, said “Mesirow offered unwavering support throughout this transaction, utilizing their long-standing relationships and expertise within the technology sector to identify the ideal partner for Spark Hire.”

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Longstanding relationships with executive decision makers at the relevant strategic, private equity and lending participants in the industry

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Our exclusive focus on the middle market provides the insight needed to relate to entrepreneurial business owners and their management teams

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Successful track-record of communicating a company's unique attributes through a custom process rather than a one size fits all approach

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We take a long-term approach to client relationships and serve as a resource as they consider strategy, financing, growth and liquidity

Sector focus

Vertical Markets

-Agriculture & grocery
-AEC & real estate
-Consumer & retail
-Education & learning
-Travel & hospitality

Digital Marketing & eCommerce

- Digital media & content
- eCommerce
- Incentives & loyalty
- Omnichannel marketing

Industrial Technology

- Asset tracking
- Industrial IoT
- Manufacturing
- Supply chain management
- Telematics

IT Services

- Analytics & automation
- Cloud services
- Cybersecurity
- Network management
- Systems integration

Tech-enabled Services

- Business process outsourcing
- Human capital management
- IT engineering services

Unified Communications & Collaboration

- Applications & systems
- Hosting & event management
- Mobility

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“We understand and relate to entrepreneurial business owners and their management teams. We implement custom strategies that ensure we meet their strategic and financial goals.”

Shane McDaniel, Managing Director, Investment Banking

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Shane McDaniel

Managing Director | Investment Banking



*Data as of 9.30.2021