M&A Advisory for Technology Entrepreneurs


M&A Advisory

We bring patience and discretion to help our clients determine the appropriate time to explore and, when the opportunity arises, execute transactions with strategic or financial buyers. We are dedicated to flawless execution.


Horizon Advises DZone on Majority Recapitalization

Last Thursday (10/12/17), One of Horizon’s clients, DZone, Inc, received a majority private equity buyout and recapitalization from SFW Capital Partners. DZone operates DZone.com, the leading portal that reaches 15m enterprise developers annually and offers targeted, high-impact advertising solutions for

Horizon Advises Robots & Pencils on Merger and Recapitalization

Two weeks ago (1/12/17), one of Horizon’s clients, Calgary-based Robots and Pencils, received a majority private equity buyout and recapitalization from Next Sparc and merged with its portfolio company KINETiQ DIGITAL as part of the transaction. Robots and Pencils is


“We had a fantastic experience with Horizon.  They knew our business cold which was no small feat given it’s equal parts digital media, SaaS, and mobile.  They skillfully guided us through buyer discussions and then through an intensive, multi-party due diligence process.  When it came to crunch time they delivered, showing off excellent negotiation skills.  From start to finish, Horizon’s principals brought an intensity, work ethic, level of expertise, and ultimately outcome that strongly exceeded our expectations. We look forward to continuing to work with Horizon on post-deal issues.”

Jason Toews & Dustin Coupal
Founders, GasBuddy


Horizon Partners Industries