Unified Dispatch Acquired By Transportation Firm

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Altadena-based Unified Dispatch , a provider of fleet management and booking systems for the taxi and transportation market, has been acquired by a unit of Veolia Transportation , the owner of SuperShuttle, ExecuCar, and other transportation services.

Datum Security Acquired By Prevalent

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Altadena, California-based Datum Security , a developer of third party risk management and cyber threat assessment services, has been acquired by New Jersey-based Prevalent , the two companies announced on Tuesday. Financial terms of the acquisition were not announced. Prevalent said the acquisition will help small and medium-sized business with third party risk validation. datum security prevalent third party risk cybersecurity merger acquisition assessment

Melanoma Diagnostics Sells Genetic Marker Technology

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Altadena-based Melanoma Diagnostics , a developer of technology for the diagnosis and prognosis of malignant melanoma using genetic markers, is in a deal to sell its technology to Myriad Genetics , a publicly traded provider of molecular diagnostics products. melanoma diagnostics molecular merger acquisition myriad genetics mygn

AdventureLink Being Sold, In Foreclosure

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Altadena-based AdventureLink , an operator of an online marketplace for adventure travel, is being sold in a foreclosure sale today, after being foreclosed upon by its lenders, according to a public notice published by its lenders.

Interview with Dan Tamkin, Unified Dispatch

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That's the story at Altadena-based Unified Dispatch , which was recently sold to the On-Demand Division of Veolia. How did acquisition come about? tampkin unified dispatch merger startup interview turnaround acquisition

Interview with Kelly Tompkins, AdventureLink

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Last week, Altadena-based AdventureLink (www.adventurelink.com) announced that it raised a Series A funding round, for the firm's adventure travel reservation network. Their idea was to catch enough consumers to scale, but they didn't understand the cost of acquisition, of finding customers, marketing, and advertising.