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Greenwood Technology Partners Interviewed by Crain's Chicago Business

Team Actively Seeking Vertical Software Investment Opportunities

Chicago, IL, December 11, 2014 – Waud Capital Partners (“Waud Capital” or “WCP”) is pleased to share with you the Crain’s Chicago Business article, written by John Pletz, on Greenwood Technology Partners (“Greenwood” or the “Company”), a WCP portfolio company. Mr. Pletz interviewed both Matt Clary, a Partner at Waud Capital and Greenwood CEO, Mark Layden. Click HERE for the full story. The article comes on the heels of WCP’s press release announcing its partnership with Mr. Layden and the initial equity commitment of $75 million to Greenwood.

Greenwood's focus is to create customer value as a leading vertical market software company through a series of acquisitions, integration and organic growth and development. To establish a platform, Greenwood is looking to acquire a software company serving a variety of potential industry verticals, including, but not limited to: healthcare, financial services and retail and has additional acquisition focus on the following types of companies:

  • Vertical Software
  • B2B Software
  • Data and Analytics

With these as the main focus, the Company has a broad charter and is prepared to evaluate a wide range of software-related opportunities.

About Greenwood Technology Partners
Greenwood was formed by WCP to create a leading vertical software company through a series of acquisitions, integration and organic growth and development.

For additional information on Greenwood click HERE.

About Waud Capital Partners
WCP is a leading middle-market private equity investment firm founded in 1993 that partners with exceptional management teams to invest in middle market growth equity investments, industry consolidations, buyouts and recapitalizations. The firm seeks to invest $10 million to $100 million in private companies in the healthcare and businesses services sectors. Typically, the companies in which WCP invests have enterprise values of $30 million to $300 million.

For additional information on WCP, visit www.waudcapital.com.

For Further Information:
Mark Layden, Chief Executive Officer
Greenwood Technology Partners
(312) 676-8424

Matt Clary, Partner
Waud Capital Partners
(312) 676-8406

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