PE-backed Improving acquires Innovative Architects

Improving, a portfolio company of Trinity Hunt Partners, has acquired Atlanta-based Innovative Architects, a provider of application development and engineering services and solutions. No financial terms were disclosed.


Dallas – January 8, 2019 – Improving, a leading full-service provider of technology and custom software development services, and portfolio company of Trinity Hunt Partners, today announced the acquisition of Innovative Architects, an Atlanta-based provider of application development and engineering services and solutions. The acquisition enhances Improving’s growing national footprint and strengthens the depth of its service offering.

“The mutual benefits of acquiring businesses that share similar company values is that it allows us to advance our ambition of building Improving into a company that has a lasting impact in the technology community,” said Curtis Hite, CEO of Improving. “Our goal is to further the success of IT organizations across the region by combining the historically proven performance of local teams with an increased focus on establishing stakeholder trust. We believe that Innovative Architects’ strong culture and expertise in Microsoft technologies and cloud computing will strategically accelerate our ability to accomplish these goals.”

“We are thrilled to be a part of Improving’s growth strategy,” said Scott McMichael, President of Innovative Architects. “Improving shares our values of trusted advisor-ship and a commitment to client success. We have remarkable synergies as a culture-rich organization that rewards innovation and involvement. We are looking forward to anchoring the Southeast in the national footprint of Improving to better serve our clients from both a business and technology perspective.”

Trinity Hunt Partners previously announced its partnership with Improving in July 2018.

Based in Dallas, Trinity Hunt Partners is a middle-market private equity firm with approximately $775 million under management, focused on building founder and family-owned growth businesses into market leaders. Trinity Hunt Partners has earned a reputation for working effectively with entrepreneurs to provide strategic, operational, and financial expertise to help elevate their companies to the next level of success. For more information, please visit

Improving is a technology consulting, custom software solutions, and training firm focused in Agile, Microsoft (.NET) and Java technologies. In July 2018, Improving announced their partnership with private equity firm Trinity Hunt Partners. The company has an international presence with offices in Dallas, Texas; Bryan/College Station, Texas; Houston, Texas; Columbus, Ohio; Cleveland, Ohio; Minneapolis, Minnesota; Atlanta, Georgia and Calgary, Canada. To learn more about Improving, visit