VRA Advises Brandt Information Services on its Equity Investment from Providence Equity Partners

VRA is pleased to announce that Brandt Information Services ("Brandt" or the "Company"), a leading provider of outdoor recreational technology platforms, has received a new equity investment from Providence Equity Partners. As part of the transaction, NexPhase Capital, LP, the previous majority shareholder of the Company, will retain equity in the Company. VRA acted as a financial advisor to Brandt. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed.


Brandt Information Services

Founded in 1985 and headquartered in Tallahassee, FL, Brandt provides innovative, modern, and secure technology solutions to public and private organizations with wildlife conservation and recreational management operations. Providing a variety of platform offerings including licenses, registrations, reservations, marketing, and merchandising, Brandt is an all-in-one partner for outdoor recreational management needs, delivering best in-class customer service. Learn more at www.brandtinfo.com.


Providence Equity Partners

Providence Equity Partners is a specialist private equity investment firm focused on growth-oriented media, communications, education, and technology companies across North America and Europe. Providence combines its partnership approach to investing with deep industry expertise to help management teams build exceptional businesses and generate attractive returns. Since its founding in 1989, Providence has invested over $36 billion across more than 175 private equity portfolio companies. With its headquarters in Providence, RI, the firm also has offices in New York, London, Boston, and Atlanta. Learn more at www.provequity.com.


NexPhase Capital

NexPhase Capital is a thematically driven and operationally focused lower middle-market private equity firm that makes control investments in growth-oriented and capital-efficient companies within three distinct industry verticals: healthcare, software, and consumer. NexPhase partners with companies that have reached a growth inflection point and are seeking a value-added partner to help navigate the company's "next phase." The NexPhase team has extensive industry and operational experience and NexPhase's partners have invested together for over a decade. NexPhase has completed over 100 investments, including add-ons, and targets control equity investments between $40 million and $150 million. Since inception, NexPhase has raised and managed approximately $2.6 billion of capital. Learn more at www.nexphase.com.

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Chris Reilly, Managing Director