Vedere Ventures announced today that its client Textey.io, a leading SMS solutions provider for the Salesforce community, successfully sold to Blackthorn.io
Vedere Ventures (“VEDERE”), a global mid-market investment banking and boutique private equity firm providing investment and merger, acquisition, divestiture, and corporate financial services, announced today that its client Textey.io (“TEXTEY”), a leading short message service (SMS) solutions provider for the Salesforce community, has successfully sold its business to Blackthorn.io. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed.
VEDERE acted as the exclusive advisor to TEXTEY on the transaction. VEDERE founder and CEO Bryan O’Rourke has now represented firms in sixteen transactions comprising over $260 Million in value on both the buy and sell side during the past six years.
Clint Lee founded Textey as CEO in 2016 and grew it into a top-rated Salesforce.com SMS application extending the robust functionality of Salesforce for organizations to leverage text-based communications in a variety of use cases.
TEXTEY CEO Clint Lee had this to say, “Bryan has been a trusted advisor for many years and did a great job in helping us navigate the process. We are excited about this transaction and are grateful to our customers, partners, and the team at Blackthorn.io who will build on our legacy of helping the
Salesforce community adopt SMS solutions.”
“Helping a great entrepreneur like Clint Lee is what we love to do. I am so proud of him and so happy for everyone involved in getting this win-win deal done”, said VEDERE’s principal Bryan O’Rourke.