Avention Overview

  • Year Founded
  • 1986

Year Founded

  • Status
  • Acquired/​Merged

  • Employees
  • 272


  • Latest Deal Type
  • M&A

  • Financing Rounds
  • 6

  • Investments
  • 1

Avention General Information


Developer of a SaaS Sales and Marketing Opportunity Intelligence Platform created to help companies get a comprehensive understanding of their customers, prospects and market opportunities. The company's platform has Conceptual Search, Business Signals, Ideal Profiles and SmartList capabilities to help identify leads and market segments enabling sales, marketing and research professionals to align sales and marketing priorities.

Contact Information

Formerly Known As
OneSource Information Services, Lotus OneSource
Ownership Status
Financing Status
Formerly PE-Backed
Primary Industry
Business/Productivity Software
Other Industries
Other Information Technology
Corporate Office
  • 300 Baker Avenue
  • Suite 370
  • Concord, MA 01742
  • United States
+1 (978) 000-0000

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Avention Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Valuation/
Post-Val Status Debt

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Avention Comparisons

HQ Location
Total Raised
Post Valuation
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Concord, MA
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San Francisco, CA
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Avention Competitors (10)

Company Name Financing Status Location Employees Total Raised Last Financing Date/Type Last Financing Amount
Mattermark Formerly VC-backed San Francisco, CA 0 000.00 000000&0 000.00
Fair Isaac Corporation Bozeman, MT 0000 00.000 000000000 00 00.000
Marquis Software Solutions Private Equity-Backed Plano, TX 000 000 000000000 000
ZoomInfo Technologies Private Equity-Backed Vancouver, WA 0000 00.000 000000000 00 00.000
Aciron Consulting Corporation Cambridge, MA 00
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Avention Executive Team (15)

Name Title Board Seat Contact Info
Steven Pogorzelski Chief Executive Officer
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Avention Board Members (3)

Name Representing Role Since
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Avention Signals

Growth Rate

0.80% Weekly
Weekly Growth 0.80%, 93rd %
-35.5%. 530%

Size Multiple

219x Median
Size Multiple 219x, 100th %ile
0.00x 0.95x. 413Kx

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Avention Former Investors

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Investor Since Participating Rounds Contact Info

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Avention Acquisitions (1)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Lead Partner
SalesQuest 07-Jan-2014 0000000000 Business/Productivity Software
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Avention FAQs

  • When was Avention founded?

    Avention was founded in 1986.

  • Who is the founder of Avention?

    David Roux and James Becker are the founders of Avention.

  • Who is the CEO of Avention?

    Steven Pogorzelski is the CEO of Avention.

  • Where is Avention headquartered?

    Avention is headquartered in Concord, MA.

  • What is the size of Avention?

    Avention has 272 total employees.

  • What industry is Avention in?

    Avention’s primary industry is Business/Productivity Software.

  • Is Avention a private or public company?

    Avention is a Private company.

  • What is the current valuation of Avention?

    The current valuation of Avention is 00000.

  • What is Avention’s current revenue?

    The current revenue for Avention is 00000.

  • How much funding has Avention raised over time?

    Avention has raised $63M.

  • Who are Avention’s investors?

    Bain Capital, Cannondale Investments, Data Axle, Everest Group (Omaha), and Lotus Development are 5 of 7 investors who have invested in Avention.

  • Who are Avention’s competitors?

    Mattermark, Fair Isaac, Marquis Software Solutions, ZoomInfo Technologies, and Aciron Consulting are some of the 10 competitors of Avention.

  • When was Avention acquired?

    Avention was acquired on 09-Jan-2017.

  • Who acquired Avention?

    Avention was acquired by Dun & Bradstreet.

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