Evergreen Advisors Capital, a middle-market investment bank, is pleased to announce that it was the exclusive financial advisor to IMPAQ International of Columbia, MD, a research, evaluation, and technical assistance firm, in connection with its acquisition of the assets of Educational Services, Inc. (ESI).
IMPAQ provides research and consulting services through the use of impact evaluation studies, applied research, policy analysis, quantitative and qualitative data analysis, and technical assistance. With the firm’s recent acquisition of ESI, they have expanded their service offerings to add information dissemination, conference management, training, and eLearning services to the company’s solutions portfolio. ESI will become IMPAQ’s Communications Solutions business unit. IMPAQ is headquartered in Columbia, MD, with additional offices in Washington, DC, Oakland, CA, Boston, MA, and Sarajevo, BA.
“Evergreen has been a partner with us through the process of negotiation and due diligence,” says Steve Coy, Managing Director, Corporate Development, at IMPAQ International. “Their expertise and guidance has been invaluable as we implement our external growth strategy.”
Eric Parekh of Evergreen Advisors Capital noted, “We are thrilled to advise IMPAQ in the execution of their external growth strategy. The acquisition of ESI has broadened IMPAQ’s capabilities and has enhanced their position as an industry leader. We look forward to our ongoing work with them as they continue to aggressively pursue acquisition opportunities.”
Terms of the transaction were not disclosed.
About Evergreen Advisors Capital
Evergreen Advisors LLC is a leading boutique investment bank focused on assisting emerging growth and middle-market companies in the areas of corporate finance, growth and exit strategies, valuations and advisory services. For more information, visit http://evergreenadvisorsllc.com/
Securities transactions conducted through Evergreen Advisors Capital/Member FINRA/SIPC.
About IMPAQ International
Headquartered in Columbia, MD, IMPAQ International is a research, evaluation, and technical assistance firm that provides exemplary research and consulting services through the use of impact evaluation studies, applied research, policy analysis, quantitative and qualitative data analysis, and technical assistance in six practice areas – health, education, labor and human services, survey research, international development and technology solutions.
ESI is a professional services firm, headquartered in Bethesda, MD, and is committed to its clients and to helping make a positive difference through the work that it does. ESI provides training and technical assistance, clearinghouse/information center support, communications, conference management, logistics, and information technology services for Federal clients in the areas of health and education.