Tech Company M&A Transactions

Nuvox Acquisition

Nuvox was purchased by Windstream. The deal was announced on 11/3/2009. The transaction price was $643 million.

Transaction Overview

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M&A Terms
Windstream expects to issue approximately 18.7 million fixed shares of stock valued at $183 million, based on Windstream's closing stock price on Nov. 2, 2009, and pay approximately $280 million in cash as part of the transaction. Windstream also will assume estimated net debt of approximately $180 million. Windstream intends to finance the acquisition with existing cash and current capacity on its revolving credit agreement.

Company Information

Company Status
Acquired or Merged
Mailing Address
Two North Main Street
Greenville, SC 29601
Email Address
Nuvox is a privately held broadband ICP serving business customers in Florida, Georgia, South Carolina, North Carolina, Tennessee, Alabama, Kentucky, Mississippi, and Louisiana. The company offers a comprehensive selection of data, Internet, voice, and other advanced communications solutions, including the recently launched Suite T, a bundled product for medium and large customers.
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Management Team

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Chief Executive Officer
James Akerhielm
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Chief Financial Officer
David Solomon
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Chief Operating Officer
Charles Norris
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Executive Vice President
Matt Blocha
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Executive Vice President
Paul Pitts
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Michael Gallagher
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VP - Human Resources
Deborah Spearman
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