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Finalsite Acquires Magic Hour Communications
Hadley Rosen

For immediate release | JULY 21, 2017

Finalsite, the industry-leading SaaS-based CMS, LMS and admissions platform for the education sector, today announced that it has acquired website provider Magic Hour Communications, a division of Global Internet Management, based in Bala Cynwyd, Pennsylvania. This acquisition broadens Finalsite's reach to more than 2,500 schools in 82 countries, and deepens Finalsite's footprint even further into its core market,creating the industry's most robust solution for schools.

"I'm thrilled to welcome Magic Hour's independent school, higher education, and association clients into the Finalsite family," said Jonathan Moser, Finalsite's founder and Chief Executive Officer. "Finalsite and Magic Hour are committed to making this acquisition a seamless transition for all clients and are excited about combining our respective strengths into one, more efficient organization."

"Finalsite stands out as the true leader in our space, and I am confident that our clients will benefit from their world-class designs, software, training and support, as well as access to their huge network of schools around the world," said Eli Avershal, CEO and founder of Global Internet Management.

About Finalsite

Founded in 1998, Finalsite is a global leader in SaaS web solutions and digital marketing for the education industry, serving over 2,500 schools in more than 80 countries. Finalsite is recognized for its award-winning design, best-in-class web software, and integration with a wide range of third-party data providers, including student information systems and social media applications. Finalsite provide admissions offices with inbound and email marketing tools, as well as a robust, paperless enrollment solution and serves teachers with a learning management system (LMS) to enable blended learned and flipped classroom. Finalsite is based in Glastonbury, CT and is a portfolio company of Bridge Growth Partners. For more information, please visit http://www.finalsite.com.

About Magic Hour Communications

Magic Hour Communications is an integrated Internet, marketing communications, and Web site design agency. Its InfoServe content management system is in use on over 100 sites, including independent schools, colleges, small businesses, and non-profit organizations, and its DataFlowTM two-way tool integrates into Raiser's Edge, Education Edge, and other school databases. Magic Hour Communications is owned by Global Internet Management. For more information, please visit www.magic-hour.com

Media Contact

Hadley Rosen
Marketing and Communications Manager
hadley.rosen@finalsite.com | 860-289-3507x0171


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