Aventis Systems, Inc. Acquires LongShot Technology
Acquisition Includes Inventory, Talent, and Customer Base
Atlanta, GA — May 21, 2014 –– Aventis Systems, Inc., a leading provider of technology equipment and services, announced it has acquired LongShot Technology, a Georgia-based computer hardware company. LongShot Technology was a Dell equipment provider focused on refurbished servers, storage arrays, and desktops. Their primary markets included IT consultants and small businesses throughout the Southeast, both of which are key audiences for Aventis Systems.
Under the terms of the agreement, Aventis Systems acquired all of LongShot Technology’s inventory, as well as staff. The deal included approximately $40 thousand in inventory, including Dell servers, storage arrays, laptops, and primary components such as hard drives, processors, and memory. The acquisition will expand Aventis Systems’ local presence, national customer base, and accelerate its growth in the technology marketplace. LongShot Technology recorded $700 thousand in sales last year and $1 million in sales in 2012. Aventis Systems purchased the company for an undisclosed amount.
"With the acquisition of LongShot Technologies, we are onboarding industry-experienced talent, acquiring assets, and additional customer relationships that are complementary to our current product and service offerings," said Hesam Lamei, President and Founder of Aventis Systems, Inc. "This purchase accelerates our growth and further enhances our existing integrated equipment solutions, strengthening our place in a competitive marketplace."
"I am very excited to be joining Aventis Systems," said Chad Brown founder of LongShot Technology. "The strength of Aventis Systems’ expanded product offering, as well as their pre-and post-sale customer support will be a huge benefit and value to our customers.
Aventis Systems will honor any product warranties sold by LongShot Technologies, and will provide customers with expanded systems and parts inventory, quicker build times, pre-sales engineering support, and post-sale customer support.
Aventis Systems recently received the distinct honor of being named to Inc. Magazine's seventh annual Inc. 500|5000, an exclusive ranking of the nation's fastest-growing private companies, for the second year in a row.
About Aventis Systems
Aventis Systems, Inc. is one of the fastest growing private companies in the U.S. The Atlanta-based company specializes in Dell and HP lines of servers and storage units, as well as Cisco networking equipment. The Company also offers a full suite of business class workstations, desktops, laptops and all hardware components necessary for upgrades.
Aventis Systems’ mission is to build long-lasting relationships with customers by offering an extensive plan designed to cover their IT needs. Aventis Systems starts by leveraging experienced sales and engineering professionals to evaluate customers’ infrastructures in order to craft the most cost-effective solutions. Due to the company’s expansive inventory, Aventis Systems delivers these solutions with the shortest build and ship times in the industry. Additionally, the Company offers on-site installation services for customers across the continental U.S. so that they can implement their projects as quickly as possible. All Aventis Systems’ customers are covered by comprehensive warranties which include access to dedicated, domestic technical support. Optional maintenance service plans are provided by certified technicians with on-site response times as short as two hours. Finally, to further simplify the purchasing process, Aventis Systems offers equipment trade-in and financing options. For more information on Aventis Systems, please contact 1-866-528-9313, visit www.AventisSystems.com, or connect with them on LinkedIn.