BrightSign announced that Graham Partners has made a significant investment in the company. Graham Partners is a private investment firm targeting technology-driven manufacturing companies. The investment is expected to fuel BrightSign’s growth initiatives to continue providing digital experiences for a variety of markets, including retail, healthcare, education, attractions,
BrightSign was sourced on a proprietary basis through Graham Partners’ Investment Theme Program with a specific focus on digital signage. This outreach ultimately resulted in Graham Partners’ investment in BrightSign. The company’s founders will continue to be significant investors alongside Graham Partners.
“BrightSign is a leading, innovative player in the industry with superior technology and strong customer and partner relationships,” said Rob Newbold, managing principal at Graham Partners. “Graham plans to leverage the company’s leading market position to continue its expansion into high-growth markets and technology partnerships.”
AQ Technology Partners acted as the exclusive financial advisor to BrightSign in the transaction.
“Graham Partners’ operating resources and expertise investing in IoT resonated with the BrightSign team,” said Jeff Hastings, CEO, BrightSign. “We are excited to partner with Graham to enhance and expand our company.”