DALLAS, November 6, 2021 / PRNewswire-PRWeb / – HighLevel, the leading all-in-one agency platform with more than 15,000 marketing agency clients serving more than 300,000 small businesses worldwide, announced today that a group led by PeakEquity Partners (“PeakEquity”) has invested more than $ 60 million for a minority stake in the company. PeakEquity’s DJ Andrzejewski, Brian Nejmeh, and Jim sheward will join the co-founders of HighLevel Shaun clark, Varun Vairavan, and Robin alex be part of the board of directors. Vista Point Advisors acted as HighLevel’s exclusive financial advisor in connection with the transaction.
HighLevel helps marketing agencies consolidate their tools into one central location and allows agencies to resell the tool with their own branding. This allows marketing agencies to become a one-stop-shop for serving their clients around the world. “From day one, we wanted to make sure we were helping marketing agencies make small businesses successful,” said Shaun clark, co-founder of HighLevel. “If we can help them, we can help small, large-scale businesses around the world. Agencies are truly the unsung heroes of their clients’ success.
Marketing software used by small businesses is a more than $ 50 billion industry. HighLevel is committed to taking the widely available tools and turning them into specialized versions dedicated to marketing agencies.
“The way small businesses take advantage of marketing agencies has changed dramatically thanks to COVID-19. Business dynamics are changing and they need the support of marketing agencies more than ever, ”Clark continued. “The investment allows us to continue to grow the team faster so that we can continue to evolve the product at an incredible rate.”
To serve this market, HighLevel has built a robust and feature-rich platform consisting of:
- Complete CRM
- Funnel / website builder
- Online planning and calendar suite
- Pipeline Opportunity / Transaction Management
- Consolidated SMS, Facebook, Instagram, Google My Business and Whatsapp Chat
- Reputation & Reviews Management
- WordPress hosting
- and much more
“HighLevel is a disruptive, product-driven growth company that has achieved great scale and seen wide adoption of its products in a very short period of time,” said DJ Andrzejewski, Partner at PeakEquity. “We believe this transaction will allow HighLevel to continue to accelerate its growth and drive innovation for its customers. We are excited to partner with Shaun, Varun, Robin and the rest of the HighLevel team to achieve their next phase of growth.
About HighLevel (gohighlevel.com)
HighLevel is an all-in-one white label marketing platform for agencies & advisers. HighLevel’s platform provides agencies with the tools (CRM, email, two-way SMS, Funnel Builder, Workflows, Facebook and Instagram messaging, etc.), support and resources to help agencies grow and scale. . Founded in 2018 and based in Dallas, HighLevel’s mission is to help agencies reduce churn rate while helping their clients grow at the same time. HighLevel currently serves over 15,000 marketing agencies which represent over 300,000 small businesses around the world. To learn more, visit GoHighLevel.com.
About PeakEquity Partners
PeakEquity is a private equity firm specializing in investments in software companies. PeakEquity executives have extensive experience as investors and operating executives in several market sectors. The company invests in businesses that have large addressable markets, market-tested technology, products and offerings, and that have a proven track record with a significant base of referenced customers. The business leverages and provides access to operating resources to help businesses gain a market segment advantage and meet their growth goals.
About Vista Point Advisors
Vista Point Advisors is a specialty investment bank focused on advising mid-market companies in the software, internet, mobile, digital media and healthcare industries. The company’s strategy is to partner with growing and profitable companies who want to understand their options in the market. Vista Point Advisors focuses exclusively on M&A and sell-side capital raising operations and is headquartered in San Francisco, California.
Chase buckner, HighLevel, 1 1-888-732-4197, [email protected]
Robin alex, HighLevel, 4695831284, [email protected]
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