Anup Ghosh to discuss growth and sale of Invincea at June Monthly Meeting

June 20, 2017, No comments

This Friday, June 23, 2017, Anup Ghosh, the Founder and CEO of endpoint security solution provider, Invincea, will be addressing the ACG National Capital membership at the June Monthly Meeting. During his speech, Mr. Ghosh will discuss the founding of an enormously successful security company, its growth, and its eventual sale for a reported $100 Million. Mr. Ghosh founded Invincea to help addres ...


Building a cybersecurity success story through M&A – a Q&A with Paul Farrell of Nehemiah Security

June 12, 2017, No comments

In a previous post on Corporate Growth, Capital Style, we spoke with Paul Farrell, the CEO of Nehemiah Security, a cybersecurity solution provider based in the National Capital region. During our discussion, we talked about the reasons why enterprises are more at risk today than ever before for cyberattacks, looked at the cyber stature and posture across enterprises – many of which are not suffi ...


Ready or not? Paul Farrell of Nehemiah Security explores the cyber landscape.

June 7, 2017, 1 Comment

In the wake of the WannaCry ransomware attacks, enterprises around the world are waking up to the reality that cyberattacks are unavoidable, increasingly effective, pervasive and simply bad for business. This newfound awareness comes at little surprise to the cybersecurity community, which has been advocating that executives take cybersecurity more seriously, and consider the cyber risk among some ...


Vistronix Acquisition by ASRC Federal Fills Strategic Gaps

May 31, 2017, No comments

The August 2016 acquisition of Vistronix Intelligence and Technology Corporation by ASRC Federal caught a lot of people by surprise, for a number of reasons. ASRC Federal, the government services business of Arctic Slope Regional Corp., an Alaska Native Corporation, had made some deals within the federal government contracting space, but nothing significant until its purchase of Vistronix. The Vis ...


The evolution of corporate growth, and the need for operational due diligence

May 24, 2017, No comments

There are many reasons why companies will consider a merger or acquisition (M&A). They could be looking to grow more quickly than traditional, organic growth will enable. They could be looking to acquire an exciting new technology or capability for their portfolio. Or, they could be looking to enter a new market or industry where they don’t have a presence or existing expertise. With so many ...


2017 Corporate Growth Awards Honor Biggest Deals and Names in Business

May 12, 2017, 3 Comments

ACG National Capital’s 2017 Corporate Growth Awards celebrate the year’s most impactful transactions, growth companies and dealmakers. Last night, ACG National Capital, the Washington, D.C. region’s preeminent association for corporate professionals involved in middle-market corporate growth, corporate development and M&A, recognized the business leaders and companies most responsibl ...


Michele Kang & Richard Calder Offer Differing Approaches to M&A

May 3, 2017, No comments

With so many different approaches to deal-making in the highly competitive and challenging mergers and acquisitions (M&A) market, it’s always helpful to hear best practices in the field from the experts themselves. ACG National Capital recently hosted their 23rd annual Mid-Atlantic Growth Conference, where industry leaders and professionals came together to discuss success stories and shar ...


2017 Corporate Growth Awards Finalists Announced

April 24, 2017, No comments

The National Capital Chapter of the Association for Corporate Growth(ACG) has released the individual and company award finalists for the 2017 Corporate Growth Awards. These finalists were selected from a large number of nominations that represented the wide range of markets and industries represented in the National Capital business community. The winners in each category will be announced at a ...