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    Monday, August 14, 2017
    Transplace Acquired By TPG Capital
    Dallas-based logistics and transportation management services provider Transplace has been acquired by private equity investor TPG Capital, Transplace said this morning. Financial terms of the acquisition were not announced. Transplace had previously been owned by another private equity investor, Greenbriar Equity Group, LLC, which acquired the company in 2013. Transplace and Greenbriar were advised by Morgan Stanley & Co. LLC and Hughes, Hu (More info...)

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    Copart Expands In Andrews
    Dallas-based online vehicle auction service Copart said today that it has opened up a new location in Andrews, Texas, the company's 16th in the state. Copart--which auctions off used vehicles online in scheduled, live auctions--said Texas now has more of its locations than any other state.

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    Kony Names New Board Member
    Austin-based Kony, which develops mobile application software, said today that it has named Andy W. Mattes to its board of directors. Mattes is President and CEO of Diebold Nixdorf, and also has served at HP and Siemens. Mattes joins representatives from Insight Ventures, W Capital Partners, Telstra Ventures, Softbank Capital, and Georgian Partners on Kony's board. Thomas E. Hogan is Chairman and CEO of Kony.

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