PE-backed T-Base buys Accessible360

T-Base Communications, which is backed by Thompson Street Capital Partners, has acquired Accessible360, a digital accessibility provider.

T-Base Communications, which is backed by Thompson Street Capital Partners, has acquired Accessible360, a digital accessibility provider. No financial terms were disclosed.

PRESS RELEASE

ST. LOUIS (December 15, 2020) – T-Base Communications (T-Base), a leader in accessible communications, has acquired rapidly growing digital accessibility provider Accessible360 (A360). Combining T-Base’s highly automated and secure document accessibility capabilities with A360’s web and digital accessibility expertise creates a comprehensive accessibility solution for enterprise customers. T-Base is a portfolio company of growth-oriented private equity firm, Thompson Street Capital Partners.

A360 is a leading digital accessibility auditing firm that helps organizations better serve the needs of users with disabilities across websites, mobile apps and other digital assets and remain compliant with international guidelines. A360 leverages proprietary technology and subject matter experts to effectively serve hundreds of customers in diverse end markets across the globe. The company was founded in 2016 and is based in Minneapolis, Minnesota.

Mark Lacek, Chairman and Co-Founder of A360 said, “We are so excited because now companies can work with a single entity to ensure their disabled customers can easily and effectively interact with them. I know the A360 staff has found a great home as part of the T-Base family.” Michele Landis, Co-Founder and CRO, A360 added, “This combination has created the most diverse and capable full-service accessibility provider in the marketplace. I am so enthusiastic about the future.”

Craig Albrecht, Managing Director, TSCP said, “A360’s suite of digital accessibility solutions provides the ideal complement to T-Base’s leadership in document accessibility. We are thrilled to partner with the team at A360 and sustain the strong growth at both companies.”

Bruce Moszcelt, co-CEO of T-Base said, “A360 has built a strong reputation for bringing digital properties into compliance with accessibility legislation and keeping them there for the long term. We’re excited to strengthen the value we bring to our collective customers.” Trevor Lwin, co-CEO of T-Base added, “We had great interest in A360 due to its unique ability to leverage technology without sacrificing end user accessibility experience. This has led to effective communication with the disabled community and outstanding net promoter scores with clients.”

Terms of the transaction were not disclosed.

About Thompson Street Capital Partners
Thompson Street Capital Partners (www.tscp.com) is a St. Louis-based private equity firm focused on investing in founder-led middle market businesses in the healthcare and life science services, software and technology services, and business services and engineered products sectors. Founded in 2000, the firm has acquired more than 100 companies and has managed more than $2.6 billion in equity. TSCP partners with management teams to increase value by accelerating growth, both organically and via acquisitions.