HGGC Announces The Merger Of MyWebGrocer & Mi9 Retail

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HGGC is a private equity firm that puts a significant amount of emphasis on technology-focused investments, and which has recently undergone a variety of changes and advancements. On October 15, the firm announced that it would be merging its MyWebGrocer (MWG) subsidiary with Mi9 Retail, with two of Mi9’s investors also taking part in the move. 

According to reports, MWG will be bringing its order management and e-commerce solutions to the new coalition, while Mi9 Retail will be utilizing its promotions management, analytics solutions, and much more. As a result of the merger between the two, HGGC notes that the company will be able to offer a more comprehensive software solution to retailers across the globe.

Reports have also suggested that the merger, once finalized, could generate several billion dollars in revenue, with this being the result of a combined 500 clients, including Nike and Levi’s. The news of the merger comes not long after HGGC announced the hiring and promotion of various professionals within the company.

One of the more notable promotions is Les Brown, who joined the company in 2007. For the past several years, Brown has served as a Board of Director member for the firm’s Fund II investment in Dynata. With the new promotion, he will now serve as Chairman of the Board of Directors for the business’ Nutraceutical International Corporation investment. 

Alongside this, Harv Barenz has been promoted to lead HGGC’s global business development efforts after serving with the company since 2008. Lance Taylor, John Block, and Steven Leistner have all also received various promotions. Outside of this, there have been a variety of new hires for the firm, with there being six new team members in total.

Prominent among these are Greg Caltabiano and Lindsay Sparks, who joined the company as executive directors and who will be charged with leading many of HGGC’s portfolio companies. Alongside this, Mo Gulamhusein has joined the firm as vice president while Holland Reynolds will serve as an investment associate. Chandni Shah comes on board as a fund accountant for the operations team, while Greg Caltabiano will also be working with the company going forward.

https://www.bloomberg.com/profile/company/3069467Z:US

 

It is all about determination and innovation; David Zalik

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Today, David Zalik is featured among top billionaires by the Forbes magazine. He was born in Israel and later moved to the US when still young. Soon after completing primary school he enrolled at Auburn University. He never attended high school education. His desire to date college ladies fuelled the entrepreneur skills. When still in university he decided to involve himself in computer assembling business. Business was doing great and soon after he dropped out of school so that he could focus on his business. He established a company by the name MicroTech which he later sold in 1996 and moved to Atlanta.

David Zalik decided to invest his fortune in real estate business. His investment grew and felt the need to explore new ideas. The established a web and mobile-development consulting firm called Outweb. It is out of the consultations with his clients that the idea to start GreenSky Credit was born. Zalik is currently the CEO of GreenSky LLC. The company was established in 2006, and its main operating base is in Atlanta. Recently, the company was listed among the top financial technology company in the US. The company facilitates the issuances of loans to clients through the use of technology. Through their platform, they can sign up merchants/clients and link them to willing banks and other financial institutions for loans.

Today the company has employed around 650 people. Besides the company has facilitated billions of loans. Zalik feels that by 2020 the company will have hit the $20 billion goals. The primary source of income is from originating and loan servicing. In September 2016 Fifth Third Bancorp, a bank in Ohio, partnered with GreenSky and also bought a stake worth $50 million. However, David Zalik still owns more than half of the company. According to him there no plans for floating share for the public. It is the same year that he was awarded the National EY Entrepreneur of the Year Award in Financial Services. Making it this far has not been an easy journey. David Zalik has attributed his success to hard work, determination, and innovation.

https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2016-09-26/instant-lending-made-this-college-dropout-a-billionaire

White Shark Media Review About Services Being Provided By Them

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There are more and more businesses that are advertising online today. In all these cases, conversion is the key to success.

The White Shark Media Review clearly states that advertising does not lead to site visits alone. It also leads to renewed engagements. This can be in the form of email sign-ups, or even as booking appointment s and so on.

There are many things to be noted here. AdWords appears to be quite easy on paper. But in the case of business owners who are new to the field of digital marketing, it can appear to be a frightfully difficult endeavor.

This is why the White Shark Media Review is talking in detail about the important aspects in Adwords. These would include keywords. These are the crucial elements as they are a part of digital marketing. This would require a lot of patience as any efficient system would require a lot of trial and error. It may seem like a small thing presently. But actually, it remains as being among the biggest factors as it helps to drive the revenue towards business.

In essence, keyword refers to the phrase that is commonly used while someone is searching for either a product or a service.

It is important to use keywords correctly. This is why White Shark Media Review talks about a few things like understanding the specifics. This means having a specific keyword.

Next is the issue of various terms for SEO. It would include the trial and error method too. The goal is to specify what your product is good at as compared to the competition. This will also have to specify how to design the pipeline and the way in which conversions are measured.

In fact, each case will be different. This is why it is important that each case is to be studied differently and acted upon accordingly. In fact, each campaign is to be broken down into the services that are being offered. Now it is to be seen as to which ones are to be promoted and get the highest ROI. This is the best way to enhance conversions.