Kin + Carta announces acquisition of Spire Digital

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By TAB under News 06 December 2019

Kin + Carta, announces the acquisition of Spire Digital, a digital transformation consulting and software development company based in Denver, Colorado. Further strengthening Kin + Carta's innovation capabilities, Spire Digital will sit alongside TAB and Solstice within the Innovation pillar of the Connective. 

 

TAB is excited to welcome Spire Digital to the Innovation pillar and the wider Kin + Carta Connective. Kin + Carta recently announced the acquisition of Spire Digital, a Denver, Colorado-based digital transformation company with a focus on software development, user interface design and experience development. The acquisition supports Kin + Carta's expansion of its Innovation pillar, the largest and fastest-growing part of the business. 

Spire provides digital innovation services for the Fortune 500 and mid-market growth firms. Spire is ranked first in the region and fifth globally for Custom Software Development by software developer ratings and reviews site Clutch. The team at Spire is comprised of over 100 individuals with core expertise in technical design, development, software engineering and product strategy. Adam Hasemeyer, President and Nick Coppolo, Chief Operating Officer, have been leading the business for the past three years and will remain as Spire senior management. Mike Gellman, Spire's founder, will remain an advisor to Spire Digital. 

 

Commenting on the acquisition, Kin + Carta's Chief Executive Officer J Schwan, said: 

"The acquisition of Spire Digital is directly in line with our growth strategy, delivering a strategic foothold in the western United States with best-in-class software design and engineering capability that adds to our fast-growing Innovation pillar. Spire has a strong reputation for delivering highly innovative solutions and building a winning culture that's hard to find. We're looking forward to bringing the Spire Digital team into the Kin + Carta Connective".

Adam Hasemeyer, President of Spire said: 

"We've grown Spire significantly in recent years and have established a strong reputation in the western US DX market. To realise our fullest potential, we recognised that we needed a partner with deeper resources and a broad geographical reach. We scouted the market from the largest global firms to niche players and decided on Kin + Carta as the perfect choice for Spire. We identify closely with the spirit of entrepreneurialism and agility that we found there and are excited to reach new heights as a part of this impressive organisation. 

Spire Digital Founder, Mike Gellman added: 

"Kin + Carta is such a solid fit for our team. We're excited to be joining a like-minded group of people and working together to achieve our common goal of solving the world's most difficult digital challenges". 

 

Spire will continue to be based out of Denver and will support clients globally as the firm begins to collaborate with the Kin + Carta Innovation pillar. The acquisition is subject to closing conditions, which are expected to be satisfied no later than 31 December 2019. 

This article was originally published on Kin + Carta's website.