Vector Capital’s Acquisition Of Patron Technology


Morrison & Foerster LLP advised Vector Capital on the deal.

Vector Capital, a leading private equity firm specializing in transformational investments in established technology businesses, announced its investment in Patron Technology (“Patron”), a premier event technology platform.

Patron offers a full-suite of event technology solutions for live, virtual, and hybrid events designed to transform the attendee experience. The company empowers event organizers at conventions, sports arenas, music venues, performing arts festivals, and other attractions to tailor their ticketing, mobile, experiential marketing, and cashless products to fit each of their vertical-specific needs. Patron’s seasoned management team, led by Chief Executive Officer Marc Jenkins, is remaining with the business.

Patron Technology’s limitless event technology solution is redefining what it means to be an event creator. With its ever-evolving suite of tools, organizers can take control of their entire event, transform the attendee experience, and be a leader in their industry.

Vector Capital is a leading global private equity firm specializing in transformational investments in established technology businesses.

The MoFo deal team advising Vector Capital in the transaction was led by San Francisco Private Equity/M&A partner Patrick Huard (Picture) and San Francisco Private Equity/Finance partner Dario Avram.

Involved fees earner: Darío Avram – Morrison Foerster; Patrick Huard – Morrison Foerster;

Law Firms: Morrison Foerster;

Clients: Vector Capital;

Author: Ambrogio Visconti