Contactology has been acquired by J2 Global. Contactology, which is based in Durham, North-Carolina, is an email marketing service provider and is the first acquisition by J2 Global since the acquisition of Campaigner in 2010.
Contactology clients will be migrated to the Campaigner platform and services according to the press release.
Quoting J2’s CEO:
“With this acquisition, we have effected ‘tuck in” acquisitions on each of the cloud service platforms we currently operate,” said j2’s CEO, Hemi Zucker. “This is a testament to the hard work of our technology team and the financial and operating discipline of our management team, which has enabled us to efficiently acquire and integrate cloud-based businesses worldwide.”
The new acquisition has been done by the Business Cloud Services Division of J2 Global. Besides that division, there’s also a Digital Media Division. For the full press release on Contactology acquired by J2 Global, see this Marketwatch story.
J2 Global has many brands in its portfolio: when it comes to cloud services, there’s eFax, eVoice, FuseMail, Campaigner, KeepItSafe, Livedrive and Onebox. On the digital media side, there’s IGN, Askmen, PCMag, Geek.com, Extremetech and Ziff Davis B2B.
More info on J2 Global can be found on their corporate website here.