Coupons.com Acquires Eckim
Vista Point Advisors is pleased to announce the acquisition of Eckim by Coupons.com. Vista Point Advisors acted as the exclusive financial advisor to Eckim.
Eckim is a full service marketing and media company that partners with top advertisers nationwide by helping them capture the deal sensitive consumer through its various coupon, deal and discount sites.
Coupons.com Incorporated (NYSE: COUP) operates a leading digital promotion platform that connects great brands and retailers with consumers, offering digital printable coupons, digital paperless coupons, coupon codes, card linked offers, and other promotions. For brand marketers, the company distributes digital coupons to millions of consumers through Coupons.com, the 30,000 publishers comprising the Coupons.com digital coupon network, our social presence and our mobile applications. The company also powers digital coupon initiatives in online marketing campaigns—including display advertising, email and social media programs. Clients include hundreds of consumer packaged goods companies (including Clorox, General Mills, Johnson & Johnson, Kellogg's, Kimberly-Clark, and Kraft Foods) and their brands, top retailers (such as A&P, CVS, Duane Reade , H-E-B, Kmart, Kroger, Safeway and Walgreens) and leading restaurant, toy and entertainment companies. For consumers, the company operates Coupons.com, which offers a valuable collection of digital coupons and coupon codes, and also offers Grocery iQ and Coupons.com mobile applications as well as KitchMe.com. For publishers, the company offers solutions to monetize website traffic, including branded microsites and Brandcaster, a self-service coupons syndication platform. Founded in 1998, the company is based in Mountain View, CA.
About Vista Point Advisors:
Vista Point Advisors is a boutique investment bank that focuses on advising middle-market companies in the Software, Mobile, and Internet / Digital Media industries. Our strategy is to partner with growing and profitable businesses that are interested in understanding their options in the marketplace. We focus exclusively on sell-side M&A and capital raising transactions. Vista Point Advisors is headquartered in San Francisco, California.