We chose Tom O'Connor and Berkery because of Tom's impeccable reputation and the quality of his team. They zealously represented and stayed with us through every up and down during the deal process. The Berkery team was professional and on top of each step and detail. If something needed to get done, it got done quickly, efficiently and with exacting precision. They achieved a fantastic result on behalf of the Verisys founders and we couldn't have been more pleased. Deals are tough and Tom O'Connor and the Berkery team were tougher. As a result of tremendous effort they got the deal done and the outcome was stellar.
Co-Founder and CEO
I was delighted with the level of professional commitment of the Berkery Noyes team, both in terms of their knowledge of the market and focus on the details of our business, as well as their integrity throughout the process. In other words, their commitment was not just to getting the deal done but making sure that the right deal for all parties was the deal that got done. Finally, from the seller’s point of view, we were always grateful for their leadership.
Thank you Jon. We appreciate your guidance, support and hard work to get us this great outcome.
Chief Executive Officer
Jon Krieger, you and your team were a pleasure to work with. I have the utmost respect for the skill sets you exhibited in positioning the business, pulling together our materials, the tireless hours you put in, and the “get it done” attitude that purveyed all the way to closing. Thanks so much for your leadership in bringing this transaction to a successful close for all parties involved. I truly feel good for the Extension team and Vocera; a win/win end result.
Chairman & Majority Shareholder
It was a pleasure to work with Peter and his team. Their dedication and professionalism throughout the entire process were instrumental in getting this transaction over the finish line.
Chief Executive Officer
John and his team were spectacular. They were knowledgeable, efficient and highly skilled in keeping the process moving from the initial gathering of information for the offering memorandum through the final contract negotiations and closing. In particular, they were able to navigate through the diverse personalities and issues that required skilled negotiation and objectivity. I would definitely use them again and highly recommend John and his team.
Founder & CEO
EPIC Real Estate Solutions, Inc.
Jon Krieger and his team at Berkery Noyes were valued partners throughout the process. Their guidance, healthcare knowledge, and commitment allowed us to find a great partner for our next stage of growth.
Founder & CEO
Learn It Systems
Jonathan, thank you for guiding M2S through the transaction process. I thoroughly enjoyed working with you and your team. I hope that our paths will cross again soon.
President & CEO
We feel extremely lucky to have had John and his team working with us throughout the entire deal process. He and his team fought hard and consistently to help us find the best possible outcome that matched our own objectives for the business. He and his team’s leadership were a critical component that enabled us to succeed, and I can’t recommend him enough – we would definitely work with him again in the future.
Founder & CEO
John Guzzo and his team were a very important component in completing our transaction. John’s professionalism and dedication was continually on display throughout the process. At all times from the beginning to the end, John provided guidance, vision and much valued counsel. I cannot speak highly enough about the value John and his team bring to the table.
Founder & Owner
Very proud to be involved with Jeff Hennessy and the entire HMP Communications Holdings, LLC team. Thanks to Tom O'Connor and the Berkery, Noyes & Co., LLC firm for helping us out on this one.
Susquehanna Growth Equity (SGE)
John Guzzo provided very good and valuable insights and industry knowledge with integrity and transparency. He was spot on in his thought process and advice in providing overall guidance to lead us to a successful outcome. We'd highly recommend John and Berkery Noyes and would definitely work with them in the future if the opportunity presented itself.
Chief Financial Officer
Jon Krieger and his team at Berkery Noyes were invaluable trusted advisors. Their understanding of our business, the payment integrity market and the overall healthcare landscape as well as their M&A deal experience resulted in a great outcome for the shareholders, a great home for the business, and very positive outcome for all parties involved.
President & CEO
AfterMath Claim Science
Thank you so much for your creativity, guidance and persistence on getting this done. You guys did a great job!!
BV Investment Partners
The commitment, drive and integrity demonstrated by John and his co-workers during the process were, without question, of the highest order. At every step during the process John and his team dug deep into the details, whether it was financial reports, customer analysis or final closing documents, they simply left no stone unturned. John's advice and counsel was invaluable and never once did I believe it was self-serving; he truly had the best interests of our company, the employees and customers as his primary concern.
I can't speak highly enough about John and his support team at Berkery Noyes. John is immersed in the banking and compliance technology sectors, and it was his persistence and professionalism that steered the sale to a successful conclusion. His integrity and openness made it a pleasure to work with him. We look forward to continuing to enjoy the personal friendship that developed along the way.
CEO and Co-Founder
The Turning Point
John and his team did an incredible job of maximizing value in a complicated private equity exit. They provided several compelling options to the selling shareholders and ultimately closed a transaction with a strategic buyer. John’s sell-side M&A experience and sage advice helped manage the transaction to a successful close.
Tradeware Global LLC
It was a pleasure working with the team at HCC and Berkery, Noyes & Co. to complete this transaction. We're thrilled to be acquiring a business with great prospects in both the library and retail markets and to partner with the Recorded Books team during this next phase of growth.
Wasserstein & Co.
John did a terrific job driving and navigating this deal. It was great working with him and his team.
Our advisor Jon Krieger and his team at Berkery Noyes ran a great sales process that resulted in a positive outcome for all parties.
Founder and CEO
A good result and good people to boot. The creativity, professionalism and tenacity exhibited by each member of the Berkery team made them a pleasure to work with.
Stephen G. Hirsch
Vice President, Corporate Planning
The New York Times Company
Our advisor John Guzzo and his team were tireless in their pursuit of this deal. They are seasoned M&A professionals who are extremely knowledgeable of the potential buyers and industry trends. Berkery Noyes provided invaluable guidance and deal support every step of the way, which resulted in a successful transaction and outcome to all parties.
Owner and CEO
We appreciated the advice and guidance of Berkery Noyes at every step of the transaction process. We are very pleased with the outcome and are grateful for the important role Berkery Noyes played in making this happen.
Dr. Catherine Kleinmuntz
CEO and Founder
Strata Decision Technology
We were very satisfied with the work of Berkery Noyes and the thoroughly professional manner with which they carried out the assignment to the benefit of all shareholders.
President and CEO
The H.W. Wilson Company
The Berkery Noyes team showed both their business skills and transaction experience through each step of the process. Their insight in the information technology industry proved invaluable in what was a complicated transaction. It was because of Jeff Smith and his team at Berkery Noyes that this transaction has closed with two very satisfied parties.
Founder and CEO
Berkery Noyes did a tremendous job of maximizing value in a challenging process. They surfaced a large group of prospective buyers and ultimately closed a transaction with a party we had not been aware of at the start of the sale process. I would be happy to work with Berkery again on either side of the table.
Berkery Noyes provided professional, top notch services that resulted in a successful transaction for us. We enjoyed working with the Berkery team.
Mary Jo, thank you for your friendly and professional service during this process. For the Board of Directors, I want you to know that we appreciated your candor and clarity in all conversations. That was very helpful to us. Thank you!
Chairman of the Board