This is technology M&A deal number 257 that ChannelE2E and MSSP Alert have covered so far in 2023. See more than 2,000 technology M&A deals for 2023, 2022, 2021, and 2020 listed here.
Bluewave, founded in 2021, is based in Parsippany, New Jersey. The company has 121 employees listed on LinkedIn. Bluewave’s areas of expertise include Communications, Web Conferencing, Audio Conferencing, Video Conferencing, UCaaS, Hosted VOIP, Security, Data Centers, Network Services, Hosting Services, Managed Services, Cloud Services, CCaaS, Consulting, Technology Assessments, Telecom Audits, TEM, WEM, CEM, Telecom Expense Management, Colocation, Network Connectivity, Voice Services, and Security.
J.I.L. Communications, founded in 1999, is based in Louisville, Kentucky. The company has three employees listed on LinkedIn. JIL’s areas of expertise include telecommunications, data center, cloud, cybersecurity, voice, UCaaS, contact center, WAN, internet, DWDM, MPLS, SDWAN, and consulting.
This deal marks Bluewave’s fourth acquisition this year as the company seeks to solidify its foothold in Kentucky. Previous deals include the acquisitions of iSymplify and Virtual Telecomm in November 2022.
Leaders Share Their Thoughts
Seth Penland, Founder and CEO, Bluewave Technology Group, commented:
"Bringing 24 years of strategic advisory experience and key healthcare clients, JIL boosts not only our presence but also strengthens our team in Kentucky. With the inclusion of the JIL team, we further enhance Bluewave’s technical excellence and operational capabilities. Our focus on culture and clients is sharpened by uniting former Virtual Telecomm, former SinglePoint Solutions, and now JIL teams in Louisville."
Charlie Booth, Founder, President, and CEO, J.I.L. Communications, said:
"As technology evolves at an unprecedented pace and complexity increases, our clients require expert advisory across solution suites including cloud, network, CX, and cybersecurity. Bluewave’s team of experts possesses the acumen to devise technology roadmaps and deliver optimal outcomes for our clients. It’s remarkable to witness my team becoming part of a thriving leader in our field.”