New York, NY (PRWEB) March 15, 2008
DeSilva + Phillips, media investment bankers, announces that its client The TDA Group has been acquired by CyberMedia, the largest specialty media house in South Asia and India's premier technology media company. DeSilva + Phillips represented The TDA Group in the transaction and served as its exclusive financial advisor.
Founded in 1987 and headquartered in Los Altos, CA, The TDA Group is a leading custom publisher and integrated marketing communications firm serving the global IT industry. The company has long and deep relationships with numerous Top 50 hardware and software vendors. The firm's portfolio of services includes marketing consulting, content development, and graphics design. Products include magazines, collateral, identity, customer reference programs, white papers, direct mail and websites.
TDA's founders, Bob Tabke and Debbie Dawson, will continue their participation in the firm.
Commenting on the purchase, Pradeep Gupta, chairman of CyberMedia said: "We are very pleased to bring TDA Group into the CyberMedia business portfolio. It is a strategic move in growing our content-based services business rapidly. TDA is an outstanding business with excellent clients and people. TDA fits well with our domain expertise in technology, and expands the proven core competence of CyberMedia in content-related areas."
CyberMedia, now in its 25th year, publishes 15 titles in information technology, telecommunications, consumer electronics, biotechnology and entrepreneurship. The company also has interests in websites, events and television.
About DeSilva + Phillips, Media Investment Bankers
DeSilva + Phillips, media investment bankers, (http://www.mediabankers.com), specializing in the media and digital media industries, has completed nearly 200 transactions with a total value of over $8 billion. Our Digital Media & Technology Group covers the M&A and corporate finance marketplace for electronic content in its many forms, including web-based publications specialized search engines, online video, advertising, lead generation, e-commerce, integrated marketing and business intelligence services.
# # #