Horizon Advises DaySmart on Majority Recapitalization

daysmart_sfw_9_12_16Last Friday (9/16/16), One of Horizon’s clients, DaySmart Software, received a majority private equity buyout and recapitalization from SFW Capital Partners.

DaySmart Software is a leader in multiple segments of the SMB business management software market with over 4000 subscription customers across salons, pet grooming, and numerous other SMB personal care market segments. Its “hybrid” software is ideally suited for independent SMBs, offering the benefits of on-premise, cloud, and mobile platforms to provide an unparalleled business management solution.

SFW is a leading private equity investor in analytical tools and related services companies, including providers of instrumentation and related components and reagents, software, information and analytical business services, spanning all end markets.

Please let us know if you’d like to learn more about this transaction and the Horizon process. The transaction represents the culmination of years of work together with DaySmart’s founders, working on areas ranging from business strategy, analytics, and customer retention to this specific financial transaction. Our long-standing relationship with DaySmart is an excellent representation of Horizon’s long-term approach.