June 10, 2021
Crosslake News

Crosslake launches podcast

The Creating Value Beyond the Deal podcast, hosted by Jeff Chavez, Crosslake’s value creation expert, serves as an entry point for investors, deal teams and tech company professionals in the private equity space as they look to maximum the value of their technology investments. Each episode of the podcast will include best practices and insights on technology …

OpTeam Crosslake

May 26, 2021
Enterprise IT Transformation

The pros and cons of using “bleeding-edge” technology

The idea that for a company to be successful, it must take advantage of bleeding-edge technology isn’t necessarily wrong. But it also isn’t necessarily right. There are advantages and disadvantages to using bleeding-edge technology that you have to understand, and there is no one right answer to the question of whether you should use it …

OpTeam Crosslake

May 25, 2021
Crosslake News

Crosslake Technologies appoints Barr Blanton Chief Executive Officer

Former CEO Russ Albright to serve as Senior Advisor and on Crosslake’s Board of Directors. Former Corsis CEO Gregg Alwine to serve as Crosslake Chief Operating Officer. Crosslake Technologies, a leading provider of tech due diligence and advisory services to private equity firms and their portfolio companies, recently announced the appointment of Barr Blanton as …

OpTeam Crosslake

February 26, 2021
Cybersecurity

Business continuity planning – how businesses survive a disaster

Natural disasters like Hurricane Sandy and Covid-19 have underscored the need for disaster recovery and business continuity planning. According to U.S. government agencies, up to 40% of businesses fail to reopen following a disaster. Before we delve into the components of business continuity planning (BCP), let’s clear up the confusion about the difference between BCP …

Rocky Vienna

February 21, 2021
Exit Prep

The playbook for professionalizing technology in mid-market companies

Mid-market companies look to private equity for a number of reasons. In some cases, the founders want to exit and achieve a liquidity event. Other times, it’s to infuse capital into the company to enable continued growth when they know they are unable to raise funds or have hit a plateau of where they can …

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