Accel-KKR has sold nonprofit software company Abila to Community Brands. The investment company acquired Abila in 2013 when the business was spun-off from the Sage Group. Community Brands combines Abila, Aptify and Your Membership into one company.
SilverSun Technologies, the parent of reseller SWK Technologies, has won approve for listing on the Nasdaq Capital Market. Trading on that exchange began this week under the symbol "SSNT".
The early-bird deadline for Sage Summit has been extended again. The cutoff for the $199 price has been pushed to May 1 for the event, which begins on May 9 in Atlanta. The company had originally set the date at March 15 and then moved it to April 14.
Usually by this time as Sage Summit approaches, there has been a bevy of announcements about celebrity speakers. This year, there has been one—a recently arrived email with George Foreman's face featured. So the trend of the last three years continues—talk about who is speaking, not what the content will be.
Of course, many veteran travelers had the same thought about the doctor who was ejected from a United Airlines flight as a result of supposed overbooking—whether he will get frequent flier miles for the length of his being dragged.