TobinLeff is pleased to announce that it served as the M&A advisory firm to Kobe Digital on its recent sale to QLE Ventures.
Kobe Digital is a specialized agency that services clients by integrating teams across the disciplines of performance marketing, design, and video production. QLE Ventures is an investment fund and operating entity building an integrated portfolio of digital marketing and information technology companies.
Arya Bina, Founder of Kobe Digital, commented on the acquisition, “The management team here at Kobe Digital has created a dynamic business with constant and rapid growth that could serve as a springboard to build upon tremendously. In QLE, Kobe has found an ideal home to link us with complementary partners as we grow our client base of increasingly ambitious and impactful projects in an effort to grow into a true market leader.”
Arya remarked on TobinLeff’s role and performance through the M&A process, “We knew what we wanted to achieve with an acquisition. TobinLeff’s expertise helped us understand how our goals fit into today’s M&A environment, and to structure a deal that was favorable to both parties in getting it across the finish line.”
TobinLeff Partner, Scott Leff, added, “Arya came into this process with a great product, great ideas, and great energy. He had built a truly exceptional business. It was a pleasure working with him to bring our transaction experience into the mix and help to convert a forward-looking strategy into a successful result.”
TobinLeff is an M&A advisory and exit planning consulting firm that helps owners of marketing services agencies and MarTech companies sell to strategic buyers and private equity groups. With over a decade of service, TobinLeff has assisted more than 150 clients with exit planning solutions and M&A transactions. The firm is based in Pittsburgh, with partners in Nashville, Raleigh-Durham, and Orange County.