FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: 11/20/14
Chicago, IL — Central Data Storage, a leader in providing software as a service to medical and specialty professionals, has acquired Optyn and its 3,000+ customers for an undisclosed amount, including cash plus earn-out.
“Optyn’s software and their team will help us serve our customers better than ever,” said CDS President/CEO Ed Conklin. “Small business owners love to use the simple marketing tool for a reason.”
CDS, founded in 2008, continues its rapid growth with the acquisition and solidifies itself as a managed backup and software provider to more than 1,100+ medical and business professionals.
Recently declared one of the fastest growing Chicago-area seed startups, Optyn, now has over 3,060+ users in 115 cities around the world. Optyn’s rapid growth was funded through $119,000 raised by investors and sales revenue. The company was founded by three successful entrepreneurs: Alen Malkoc, Louis Morales, and Gaurav Gaglani. They were 2013 participants in Wisconsin’s premier accelerator program gener8tor.
“This is a terrific opportunity for CDS and its already impressive product and market reach,” Malkoc said. “We are excited that Optyn will play a role in helping them continue their impressive growth.”
About Central Data Storage: CDS opened its doors in Lincoln, NE in 2008, as a specialized national company, providing a superior online backup and recovery solutions dedicated to safeguarding the practice management data of dentists, medical practitioners and business professionals.
About Optyn: Optyn created a marketing automation solution for business owners who don’t have the time, money, and expertise to utilize existing marketing tools. With Optyn’s easy-to-use platform, business owners and managers can create, schedule, and send marketing campaigns through email and social media that deliver sales at a high ROI.
Media Contact: Dave Hansen, Optyn, 708-227-6733, firstname.lastname@example.org