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Ørsted and TotalEnergies partner to participate in Dutch offshore wind tenders

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Friday, May 13, 2022 - 2:14pm

Paris/Den Haag, 13 May, 2022 rsted and TotalEnergies have joined forces to jointly submit bids for the two Dutch offshore wind tenders Holland Coast West with the aim to achieve net positive impact on biodiversity and the Dutch energy system.

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  • Paris/Den Haag, 13 May, 2022 rsted and TotalEnergies have joined forces to jointly submit bids for the two Dutch offshore wind tenders Holland Coast West with the aim to achieve net positive impact on biodiversity and the Dutch energy system.
  • As world-class leaders in renewable energy and offshore wind, rsted and TotalEnergies will combine their strengths in these tenders with a view to contribute to the Netherlands objective of developing more than 70 GW of offshore wind capacity by 2050 for power generation associated with large scale hydrogen production.
  • As the largest offshore wind farm developer in the world, rsted has industry-leading experience in developing and constructing offshore wind farms in the most sustainable and ecologically friendly manner.
  • Rasmus Errboe, Head of Region Continental Europe at rsted, says: We are very pleased with our partnership with TotalEnergies for the upcoming Dutch tenders.

HKW Announces Promotion of Michael Foisy to President

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Friday, May 6, 2022 - 6:00pm

HKW, an Indianapolis-based middle-market private equity firm, is announcing today Michael Foisys promotion to President.

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  • HKW, an Indianapolis-based middle-market private equity firm, is announcing today Michael Foisys promotion to President.
  • Mr. Foisy joined HKW in 2008 to help build out the operations pillar by optimizing HKW portfolio company operations.
  • Over the last 14 years, Mr. Foisy has played a significant role in the evolution of HKW.
  • I am proud to take on the role as President of HKW, a firm I have been connected to for nearly 30 years, said Mike Foisy, President at HKW.

Infab Acquires Another Complementary Product Line

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Wednesday, April 20, 2022 - 1:00pm

HKW, a middle-market private equity firm focused on growth-oriented companies; today announced that its portfolio company, Infab, LLC (Infab), has acquired the glove division of International Biomedical, Ltd.

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  • HKW, a middle-market private equity firm focused on growth-oriented companies; today announced that its portfolio company, Infab, LLC (Infab), has acquired the glove division of International Biomedical, Ltd.
  • This acquisition is a very logical fit with Infab as it adds a radiation protection product of exceptional quality to our offering, said Daren Dickerson, CEO of Infab.
  • The Infab team is very excited to add these gloves to our production so that we can be more responsive in providing critical products to healthcare professionals.
  • We are very pleased to bring this excellent product line to leading healthcare customers worldwide, said Kent Robinson, HKW Partner and Chairman of the Board for Infab.

Guggenheim Securities Expands Technology Investment Banking Practice with the Addition of Jeff Bistrong

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Tuesday, April 5, 2022 - 2:00pm

NEW YORK, April 05, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Guggenheim Securities, the investment banking and capital markets division of Guggenheim Partners, announced today that Jeff Bistrong has joined the firm as a Senior Managing Director in its Technology Investment Banking practice focusing on advising software and software-related technology companies.

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  • NEW YORK, April 05, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Guggenheim Securities, the investment banking and capital markets division of Guggenheim Partners, announced today that Jeff Bistrong has joined the firm as a Senior Managing Director in its Technology Investment Banking practice focusing on advising software and software-related technology companies.
  • Mr. Bistrong joins Guggenheim with more than 30 years of Technology, Media & Telecom (TMT) investment banking, private equity and corporate governance experience.
  • Guggenheim Securities is the investment banking and capital markets business of Guggenheim Partners, a global investment and advisory firm.
  • Guggenheim Partners is a diversified financial services firm that delivers value to its clients through two primary businesses: Guggenheim Investments, a premier global asset manager and investment advisor, and Guggenheim Securities, a leading investment banking and capital markets business.

Draup Secures USD 20 Million in Funding as It Disrupts Enterprise Sales and Talent Intelligence

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Tuesday, March 22, 2022 - 5:01pm

HKW brings a network of operational experience that will help Draup strengthen its product portfolio and anchor its leadership position in the US Enterprise Sales and Talent Intelligence market.

Key Points: 
  • HKW brings a network of operational experience that will help Draup strengthen its product portfolio and anchor its leadership position in the US Enterprise Sales and Talent Intelligence market.
  • About Draup: Draup is an AI-driven enterprise decision-making platform for global CXO leaders in sales and talent domains, founded in 2017.
  • Draup for Sales is an AI-Powered Sales Intelligence platform that empowers sales teams with industry, account, and stakeholder intelligence, and enables them to micro-target prospects.
  • Draup for Talent is an AI-driven Reskilling and Talent Intelligence platform that helps HR leaders and talent management teams plan, hire and skill a future-ready workforce.

HKW Invests Into Leading AI-Driven Enterprise Business Intelligence and Decision Making Platform

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Tuesday, March 22, 2022 - 10:00am

"Draup's unique data collection, integration, and modeling platform enables enterprises to make critical go-to-market and talent management decisions with confidence and precision," said Daniel Kim, Partner HKW.

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  • "Draup's unique data collection, integration, and modeling platform enables enterprises to make critical go-to-market and talent management decisions with confidence and precision," said Daniel Kim, Partner HKW.
  • We are excited to partner with HKW to expand our platform capabilities and generate significant growth," said Vamsee Tirukkala, Co-Founder & Chief Commercial Officer, Draup.
  • "Draup has spent years honing its AI-driven offerings to become the reference solution for highly actionable business intelligence across two important functions of enterprise customers," said Rick Ammar, Principal HKW.
  • Since 1982, HKW has sponsored 66 platform transactions of lower middle-market companies throughout North America and 71 add-on acquisitions.

HKW Promotes Meelan Patel to Vice President

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Tuesday, January 18, 2022 - 3:00pm

HKW, an Indianapolis-based middle-market private equity firm, announced today the promotion of Meelan Patel to Vice President.

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  • HKW, an Indianapolis-based middle-market private equity firm, announced today the promotion of Meelan Patel to Vice President.
  • Meelans commitment to HKW and his accomplishments in sourcing and underwriting demonstrate his potential, said Ted Kramer, President & CEO of HKW.
  • The current deal environment requires good instincts and a sharp eye, said Daniel Kim, Partner at HKW.
  • Meelan understands what a good investment looks like, and his work ethic and sector experience are unique amongst investment professionals.

HKW Announces Acquisition of Technical Toolboxes

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Thursday, January 6, 2022 - 1:00pm

HKW, a middle-market private equity firm focused on growth-oriented companies, has acquired Technical Toolboxes Powertools, Inc. ("Technical Toolboxes" or "Company").

Key Points: 
  • HKW, a middle-market private equity firm focused on growth-oriented companies, has acquired Technical Toolboxes Powertools, Inc. ("Technical Toolboxes" or "Company").
  • Technical Toolboxes provides cloud-based analytics and compliance-oriented software solutions to pipeline operators, as well as related engineering companies, construction service providers, and industrial inspection firms.
  • "Technical Toolboxes provides proactive risk management software solutions to support the safe, environmentally risk-mitigated delivery of energy.
  • "Technical Toolboxes' software solutions fit squarely in HKW's investment areas of focus," said Rick Ammar, Principal HKW.

Hill, Kertscher & Wharton Attorneys Named to List of Georgia's Legal Elite

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Wednesday, December 15, 2021 - 10:00pm

ATLANTA, Dec. 15, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Nine attorneys from the Atlanta-based law firm of Hill, Kertscher & Wharton, LLP were recently recognized as the state's "Legal Elite" by business and politics magazine, Georgia Trend.

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  • ATLANTA, Dec. 15, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Nine attorneys from the Atlanta-based law firm of Hill, Kertscher & Wharton, LLP were recently recognized as the state's "Legal Elite" by business and politics magazine, Georgia Trend.
  • They are Steve Hill, Doug Kertscher, Scott Wharton, Blake Frye, John North, Lucas Geren, Julie Burke, Jerry Liu, and Martha Decker.
  • The Legal Elite honor has special significance because it is based solely on the votes of practicing lawyers in Georgia and provides an insider's view into the legal industry's most accomplished lawyers.
  • However, providing clients with solutions to sophisticated legal problems remains the motivation for HKW attorneys, according to partner Steve Hill .

Civix Expands Elections Management Platform Through Exclusive Deal With DemTech

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Tuesday, October 12, 2021 - 2:26pm

Through an exclusive licensing agreement, DemTech's full suite of software will be integrated into Civix's Elections Management Platform, including electronic poll books (e-poll books), ballot delivery and marking solutions, and precinct-level elections results reporting.

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  • Through an exclusive licensing agreement, DemTech's full suite of software will be integrated into Civix's Elections Management Platform, including electronic poll books (e-poll books), ballot delivery and marking solutions, and precinct-level elections results reporting.
  • "Civix is laser focused on innovation in elections, and that includes improving the day-to-day of election management," said Tom Amburgey, CEO of Civix.
  • "Adding DemTech's solutions to Civix's Elections Management Platform will further eliminate friction, streamline processes, and seamlessly connect county, jurisdiction, and state systems."
  • Civix's newly expanded Election Management Platform will increase accessibility and transparency across the elections spectrum, including voter registration, absentee and mail-in voting, elections results reporting, elections validation and support, redistricting, campaign finance and management, poll worker administration, and e-poll books.