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ACG New York Women of Leadership - Entrepreneur Series
Barbara Bradley Baekgaard, founder of Vera Bradley (Nasdaq: VRA), is the latest in a series of entrepreneurs highlighted at ACG New York Women of Leadership events. Photo credit: Robert Blumenfeld

Watercooler

GTCR, Hormel, the Riverside Co-CEOs and Others Win M&A Mid-Market Awards
Amid a slow and challenging year for dealmaking, the winners of Mergers & Acquisitions’ 7th Annual M&A Mid-Market Awards outpaced the competition to grow, innovate and lead the middle market

Dealmakers

The Buyside:
Disney, Warner Bros. Seek Next-Gen YouTubes

Traditional Hollywood studios such as Disney and Warner Bros. are seeking next-generation YouTube content providers

The Buyside

Activist Investors Dig Into Mid Market
Spurred on by the high-profile success of Carl Icahn and others, a growing crop of firms is looking further downstream

Today's Transactions:
Atlantic Power Buys Ridgeline Energy for $88M

The target develops wind and solar energy projects

Boston-based Atlantic Power Corp. (NYSE: AT) will acquire all of Ridgeline Energy Holdings Inc.’s outstanding shares for about $88 million.

The target, headquartered in Seattle, Wash., develops wind and solar energy projects.

Ridgeline is a subsidiary of Paris-based Eolfi SA, a European renewable power development company. The deal is subject to regulatory approval. 

 

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