MIAMI, July 14, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Black Dragon Capital, a minority-led private equity firm that makes growth investments in complex technical fields and industries disrupted by digitization, announced today that its founder and managing member, Louis Hernandez Jr., was appointed to join the board of directors of Joe DiMaggio Children’s Hospital Foundations, largest 501(c)(3) non-profit hospital serving Broward, Palm Beach, and northern Miami-Dade counties in South Florida.…

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MIAMI, July 7, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Black Dragon Capital, a minority-led private equity firm that makes control investments in technology companies, is pleased to announce its founder and CEO, Louis Hernandez Jr., has been appointed to the board of directors of Nicklaus Children’s Hospital Foundation, a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization providing word-class pediatric care to children residing in South Florida. “We are excited to have Mr.…

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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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