JEGI names Doug Stowe EVP of professional services

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New York investment bank JEGI announced it has hired Doug Stowe as executive vice president of its Professional Services Group. Stowe previously served as an executive director in the investment banking group at Oppenheimer & Co for eight years.

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JEGI Represents Evanta Ventures in Sale to CEB

StreetInsider.com
CEB announced that it will acquire Evanta Ventures and an affiliated business, which are owned primarily by Leeds Equity Partners, for total cash consideration of $275 million, subject to customary post-closing adjustments.

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Stagnito & Edgell Merged, Sold to PE Firm

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In what’s easily the most significant deal in B2B media so far this year, two long-standing trade magazine stalwarts are merging operations and selling the newly combined company.

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IBM’s Resource-ful Push into the CMO Office

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Resource/Ammirati is among the largest independent ad agencies to mix creative services with digital marketing. It will join IBM iX, the digital marketing services unit by blending its existing digital agency with researchers from its customer experience lab.

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JEGI Advises Resource/Ammirati in Acquisition by IBM

Fortune
IBM has already created the world’s largest digital agency & it wants even more of that work. IBM iX signaled that intention with its plan to add 300 creative experts through the acquisition of   Resource/Ammirati.

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Instantly Acquired by HGGC-backed SSI

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HGGC has closed its buy of Los Angeles-based Instantly Inc, a provider of online and mobile audiences and insights technology tools. No financial terms were disclosed. JEGI provided financial advice to Instantly on the transaction.

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