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Spectrum is a discerning, helpful and knowledgeable partner who helped us at every stage of the way.
Lynda Weinman, Founder lynda.comLearn More
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I trusted Spectrum with our next phase of growth, and they’ve proved to be a tremendous partner.
Ryan Finley, Founder SurveyMonkeyLearn More
Verafin FRAMLx
I valued Spectrum's patient approach to relationship building which began long before a formal investment.
Jamie King, CEO VerafinLearn More
GoodRx Application on Tablet
Spectrum’s demonstrated understanding of both healthcare and consumer Internet made them an ideal partner.
Doug Hirsch, Co-CEO & Co-Founder GoodRxLearn More
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Spectrum’s financial technology experience has been valuable in helping us achieve our global growth ambitions.
Chris Concannon, CEO BatsLearn More
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Spectrum's unique experience with leading internet companies has been vital in helping to formulate our global growth plans.
Christian Springub, Fridtjof Detzner, Matthias Henze, Founders JimdoLearn More
Grubhub IPO
Spectrum helped us at every stage of our expansion, providing invaluable support to our team.
Jonathan Zabusky, former CEO Seamless, President GrubhubLearn More
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Our decade long partnership with Spectrum has been instrumental in making Ancestry the success it is today.
Tim Sullivan, Chairman Ancestry.comLearn More

Our companies are making headlines across the information economy.

The Digital Marketing Institute Receives Investment from Spectrum Equity

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Spectrum Equity's growth investment in the Digital Marketing Institute (DMI) will support the company's professional learning and certification programs and accelerate international expansion.

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Spectrum Equity Announces Sale of RainKing

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Spectrum Equity is pleased to announce the sale of RainKing to DiscoverOrg. The combination of the companies creates the world’s leading provider of B2B sales and marketing data intelligence.

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Bitly Receives Investment from Spectrum Equity

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Spectrum Equity’s growth investment will be used to expand Bitly’s Link Management Platform which is used by millions of customers and has data from 32 billion links.

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Headspace Receives Investment from Spectrum Equity

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Spectrum Equity’s growth investment will support Headspace’s continued growth in online subscriptions, enterprise businesses, and internationalization.

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Experienced SaaS Executive Joins Litmus to Accelerate Growth

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Former SVP and GM at Lynda.com and current Litmus board director, Erik Nierenberg joins Litmus as the new CEO as the company expands its product suite to address the growing demand in email marketing.

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Rightside and Donuts Announce Definitive Merger Agreement

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Donuts, a leading domain name registry, has entered into a definitive merger agreement pursuant to the acquisition of Rightside for $10.60 per share in an all-cash tender offer.

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