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Stage Fund Partners with Square 1 Bank and Edison Ventures to Acquire LogicTree

The Stage Fund purchased Logictree in August 2012.  Logictree is the leader in IVR (integrated voice response) services for transit and 511 systems in the United States servicing many of the Largest Metropolitan markets.  LogicTree has invested capital in excess of $10 million.  The company built a powerful solution and required new management and additional capital.  The company is a …

iCars Buys Limos.com in Crowded Corporate Travel Ground Transport Market

Competition in the U.S. market for limousine pick-ups has shifted up a gear with the acquisition of Limos.com by iCars, a startup in San Francsico that aims to be the typical corporate travel manager’s go-to service for arranging ground transportation. ICars is going up against Blacklane (which has raised $42 million), Groundlink (which has raised $20 million and was acquired …

iCARS, Limos.com Join To Create Global B2B Network

SAN FRANCISCO — Two of the limousine industry’s foremost technology pioneers are combining their complementary services as part of a major deal closed Jan. 1 that will connect operators, clients, and affiliates. iCARS, a B2B chauffeured car service app that uses a network of limousine company partners, purchasedLimos.com, the established lead generator that books web- and app-based customers for chauffeured rides. Once …

The Stage Fund Successfully Completes Sale of Limos.com

DENVER – Jan. 4, 2017 – PRLog — The Stage Fund, a Denver based private equity group, announces today the successful exit of Limos.com after a challenging restructuring and turnaround. Limos.com is based in San Francisco and was acquired by Stage Fund 15 months ago. The group set out to save the company and as many jobs as possible back …

Blue Cod’s Business Development Team Expands & Moves Toward New Marketing Objectives

DENVER – Nov. 28, 2016 – PRLog — In September, Blue Cod Technologies created a strategic Business Development Unit. These team members bring extensive knowledge and background in the insurance, customer service, technology and marketing industries. The new team has two initial focuses since joining. The first is to ensure accountability with current clients and partners. The second is to …

Stage Fund’s Daniel Frydenlund Appointed to Ontuitive’s Board of Directors

DENVER – Oct. 12, 2017 – PRLog — Daniel Frydenlund, Chairman and CEO of Stage Fund, has been appointed to Ontuitive’s Board of Directors and will serve as Executive Chairman. Ontuitive is a technology-enabled learning services company based in the US, UK and The Netherlands. The technology delivers performance learning solutions that support business processes, IT applications and systems, workplace …

The Stage Fund Saves 65 jobs in Marlborough, MA through the Acquisition of Blue Cod Technologies.

DENVER – Nov. 10, 2016 – PRLog — In November of 2016, The Stage Fund acquired Blue Cod Technologies, an Insurance Solutions provider in the Property & Casualty Marketplace. The company had over $13m invested and at one point, nearly 100 employees. The Stage Fund focuses on acquiring controlling interests in companies undergoing change in capital structure, strategy, operations or …

Stage Fund Developing Strategic Relationships in Europe & the Middle East

DENVER – Sept. 21, 2017 – PRLog — Stage Fund, Denver’s Top Gun of turnarounds & growth, is exploring opportunities for expansion around Europe and the Middle East. Considered the technology hot spot of the Middle East, Tel Aviv heats up as Stage Fund moves toward a beachhead. The group has been concentrating efforts on developing relationships in the region …

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Stage Fund, Denver’s TOP GUN for Turnarounds & Growth, brings Specialty Digital Retailer, Lolly Wolly Doodle, into their Portfolio

DENVER – Sept. 11, 2017 – PRLog — Denver-based private equity turnaround & growth firm, Stage Fund, announced that it has completed a strategic investment in Lolly Wolly Doodle (“LWD”), a designer and manufacturer of customized and personalized women and children’s clothing and accessories. Stage Fund partnered with existing investors Revolution Growth and FirstMark Ventures. In good form, Stage Fund …

The Stage Fund Sets Partner In Los Angeles

TOP NEWS | SoCAL Tech.com Wednesday, July 27, 2016 The Stage Fund Sets Partner In Los Angeles  The Stage Fund, an investment and acquisition firm focused on acquiring turnaround companies, has tapped a longtime Southern California entrepreneur, Dan Tamkin, as a new Managing Partner in Los Angeles. According to the fund, Tamkin will be setting up a West Coast office …