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Private Equity Firm Black Dragon Capital Acquires Maginus, e-Commerce Software Company

Black Dragon will Combine Maginus with Portfolio Company Digital Goodie to Expand Presence in Order Management System Sector Serving Digital Retail Market MIAMI, Dec. 3, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Black Dragon Capital (BDC) has acquired Maginus, an e-commerce software and technology solutions developer for retailers and distributors, the private equity firm announced. BDC plans to combine Maginus and Digital Goodie, another portfolio…

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CASE STUDY IN BRIEF: AVID TECHNOLOGY

Transforming a Troubled Legacy Company into a Leader for the New Digital Era October 25, 2019 Published by Black Dragon Capital   Introduction A digital tsunami is transforming industries and challenging both established and new players. One such established player, Avid Technology, dominated the market for video editing and music mixing. Early on, every movie…

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TO BUILD A DIVERSE LEADERSHIP TEAM, GROW YOUR OWN LEADERS

Published on October 23, 2019 By Louis Hernandez Jr., Black Dragon Capital Founder, CEO, and Managing Director Achieving racial, ethnic and gender diversity is an urgent societal goal. It’s also essential to business success. Yet business lags in its ability to achieve true diversity. The two industries I’m engaged with, technology and private equity, are…

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Payments And E-Commerce Leader Allen Caviles Joins Black Dragon Capital As Advisor, CEO Louis Hernandez Jr. Announces

Move Strengthens Firm’s Operationally Led Approach to Technology Investing MIAMI, Oct. 21, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Entrepreneur and payments and e-commerce leader Allen Caviles has joined Black Dragon Capital as an advisor. The move adds depth, experience and expertise to Black Dragon Capital’s stable of advisors and strengthens the firm’s operationally led approach to technology investing. Caviles is the CEO of…

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THE DIGITAL TSUNAMI HAS HIT – WHAT TO KNOW ABOUT THE NEXT WAVE OF DISRUPTION AND THE NEW ECOSYSTEM FOR BUSINESS

By Louis Hernandez Jr., CEO, Black Dragon Capital We’re all used to the idea of tech-driven disruption – brick-and-mortar retailers having their lunch eaten by Amazon, traditional studios threatened by Netflix and other streaming upstarts, or digital direct payment providers replacing traditional banks. But what happens when disruption happens so fast, and so severely, that…

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TV Executive Andreas Bereczky Ph.D. Joins Black Dragon Capital As Advisor; Led Digital Transformation Of German State TV Network ZDF

Will Help Black Dragon’s Portfolio Companies with Strategy and Opportunities in Europe; Award-Winning Engineer and IT Leader Launched Network’s First Video-on-Demand Service. MIAMI, Sept. 9, 2019,/PRNewswire/ — German television executive Andreas Bereczky Ph.D., who led the digital transformation of German state broadcaster ZDF and launched the network’s first video-on-demand service, has joined private equity firm Black Dragon…

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Patrick Macdonald-King, Founder of Emmy-Winning Hollywood Technology Company, Joins Black Dragon Capital As Advisor, CEO Louis Hernandez Jr. Announces

Studios Use Digital Dailies®, Created by His Company, DAX®, to Manage Content and Workflow; He’ll Help Black Dragon’s Portfolio Companies Navigate a Rapidly Changing Media-Tech Landscape. MIAMI, Sept. 4, 2019/PRNewswire/ — Patrick Macdonald-King, noted media technology entrepreneur and the founder of a company that created Emmy Award-winning television production software, has joined private equity firm Black…

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Black Dragon Capital’s Louis Hernandez Jr. announces new funding for market leading open API based Intelligent payments platform, Payveris

MIAMI, June 17, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Black Dragon Capital‘s CEO Louis Hernandez Jr. announced a new round of funding for Payveris has secured $7 million to be used to finance continued growth and expansion of the fastest growing provider of highly secure digital payments and money movement to financial institutions. “I’m so very proud of the faith and trust the industry has put in Payveris,…

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Winning, losing and how you approach change

Jack Welch was the rock star CEO of the 1990s, but are his ideas about change still relevant today? We’ve moved beyond simply adapting to change as it shows up. Find out how the approach successful leaders take with change has changed. Jack Welch quotes were the rage among hard-charging business leaders of the 1990’s…

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