Forget what you thought you knew about disruption. We’re about to be hit by a digital tsunami—and only some will survive. By Louis Hernandez, Jr. – February 25, 2020 The 2020s have arrived. What can we expect from the new decade? In a word: Disruption. That may sound like an old hat. After all, disruption…

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Frank Capria and Steve Richards Join Private Equity Firm Led by Louis Hernandez Jr. MIAMI, Feb. 18, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Black Dragon Capital continues to expand with the addition of several new investment professionals, including senior team members with expertise in technology, operations, and finance, said Louis Hernandez Jr., Founder, CEO and Managing Director of the private equity…

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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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