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Affiliates and clients of Kohlberg Kravis Roberts, including KKR Financial Holdings, along with co-investors Pfeffer Capital and CP Realty, have acquired 164 acres of land in Willison, North Dakota, to develop a residential community with 330 apartments. Financial terms of the transaction were not disclosed. PRESS RELEASE: WILLISTON, N.D.–(BUSINESS WIRE)– ...

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Spin Transfer Technologies, a Freemont, Calif.-based maker of MRAM (Magnetoresistive Random Access Memory) technology, has appointed Barry Hoberman as CEO and board chairman. Hoberman joins the firm from the semiconductor company Crocus Technology, where he was chief marketing officer. Spin Transfer received $36 million in Series A funding in February ...

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An affiliate of L.A.-based Vincente Capital Partners, a growth equity firm, has acquired a controlling interest in Intellectual Technology of Carlsbad, Calif., which provides hardware and software system integration to motor vehicle departments across North America. Terms of the deal were not disclosed, but Intellectual Technology’s common stock will no ...

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PJ United, the Birmingham, Ala.-based franchisee of Papa John’s Pizza stores, has acquired 26 Papa John’s Pizza stores from Gaunce Management of Glasgow, Ky., for undisclosed terms. PJ United is a portfolio company of the Washington, D.C.-based middle market private equity firm Halifax Group. PRESS RELEASE: PJ United, the nation’s ...

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The Boston-based venture firm Highland Capital Partners has promoted Manish Patel to partner at its Menlo Park office. Patel joined Highland as a principal in 2010 after logging seven year at Google where he worked in product management. PRESS RELEASE: Highland Capital Partners, a venture capital firm focused on putting ...

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Cisco is snatching up Cloupia, a privately held, Santa Clara, Calif.-based software company that automates converged data center infrastructure. Cisco will pay $125 million in cash and retention-based incentives for the company. PRESS RELEASE With cloud computing driving the transition to converged infrastructure, the need for simplified management systems across ...

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David Whitehouse and Keith Carter have joined Tennenbaum Capital Partners, and will be based in the firm’s New York City offices. Whitehouse was named managing director. Carter was named a director. Whitehouse joins from Apollo Global Management. Carter joins from Plainfield Asset Management. PRESS RELEASE Tennenbaum Capital Partners, LLC (“TCP”), ...

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Accordion Partners, a specialized financial services firm, has opened a Dubai-based presence in partnership with Eagle Investments Limited, a Dubai-based investment advisory firm. Accordion Partners is based in New York. PRESS RELEASE Accordion Partners, a specialized financial services firm driving value for investment companies, corporations, banks, Sovereign Wealth Funds and ...

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The folks at Turntable aren't calling it 2.0, but it sure feels like a massive upgrade to me so that's what I call it when I talk about the new UI and big rooms concept that Turntable quietly launched yesterday without much fanfare. Full disclosure, USV is an investor in ...

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House Foods America Corp. has completed its acquisition of El Burrito Mexican Food Products Inc., a company based in City of Industry, Calif. Terms were not disclosed. The company which will be renamed El Burrito Mexican Foods Products Corp. PRESS RELEASE House Foods America Corporation, subsidiary of House Foods Corporation ...

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Chemical maker Innospec Inc. raised its bid for peer TPC Group Inc. to about $745 million, aiming to thwart a rival offer from private equity firms First Reserve Corp. and SK Capital Partners, Reuters reported. Innospec raised its bid to $47.50 per share in cash, from its earlier proposal of ...

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A new angel co-investment fund, Accelerate Fund LP, has received a $10 million commitment from Alberta Enterprise Corp., a government-capitalized LP. The fund, which will invest in startups and other early-stage companies, will be managed by the Calgary-based venture capital firm AVAC. Press Release Alberta Enterprise Announces $10 Million Investment ...

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Spindle Labs Inc., a developer of search technology, has raised $2.3 million in venture funding, and recently released the company’s app in iTunes. The company is backed by Polaris Ventures, Greylock Partners, Lerer Ventures, SV Angel, Atlas Ventures, Broad Beach Ventures, Project 11, Ray Ozzie and Raman Narayanan. Spindle Labs ...

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Always Prepped has raised $650,000 in seed financing for its data-driven classroom technology, designed for K-12 teachers. Silicon Valley-based True Ventures led the round. Angel investors Hooman Radfar and former Blackboard EVP Todd Gibby also invested in the company. PRESS RELEASE Always Prepped, an education technology startup, announced today that ...

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David Novak has been named president of private equity-backed Chemical Information Services. Dallas-based private equity shop glendonTodd Capital announced the new post for Novak. John Harris, former chief executive of Chemical Information Services, stepped down in October to return to his role as an Operating Partner at glendonTodd. Novak joined ...

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