PALM BAY, FL / ACCESSWIRE / April 5, 2022 / Sollensys Corp (OTCQB:SOLS), one of the first major cybersecurity companies specializing in ransomware recovery built on blockchain technology, announced today that it has entered into a definitive agreement to merge with Celerit, a 37 year-old company engaged in information technology services and products. Their team of over 80 employees, contractors and consultants offers customized solutions to meet the technology needs of the banking and financial service industry clients. This acquisition is a part of Sollensys' mission to create a safe and immutable environment for financial data.
On March 31, 2022, Celerit signed definitive agreements with Sollensys to join the Sollensys group and operate as a wholly owned subsidiary. Management and employees will remain in place.
The purchase price was approximately $22,000,000 paid in stock and cash.
The purchase contributes to Celerit's existing annual gross revenues of more than 11 million to the combined companies and additional potential revenues through adding the Sollensys blockchain product to Celerit's existing account base.
"The acquisition of Celerit fits into Sollensys strategy to put an end to cybercrimes. By offering our blockchain product to Celerit's existing account base we will add value to both companies," said Sollensys CEO, Don Beavers. "By purchasing Celerit, Sollensys has now acquired the team, IP and assets for our company to deeply penetrate an important market that is in desperate need of protection from cybercriminals"
Celerit is based in Little Rock, Arkansas, known as the birthplace of fintech. Celerit is nationally recognized by financial institutions and large software vendors as providing expertise in resource management, Outsourcing & Operations, and Managed Network Services to the banking and financial industry, including some of America's top 100 banks.
"I am proud of how far we have been able to grow Celerit, and I cannot wait to see where we grow from here," said Celerit CEO Terry Rothwell. "Being a part of Sollensys allows us to confidentially safeguard our customer's mission-critical data that not only creates insights and efficiencies but competitive advantages such as digital safe deposit boxes for each of them"
Sollensys understands that cybersecurity is one of the biggest threats to our way of life. Destabilization, financial loss, data leaks, and corporate espionage create ripple effects that can be devastating. We are constantly reimagining technology to create a safer, better world to safeguard infrastructure, prevent disruptions to industry, and protect personal health, wealth, and well-being. Sollensys is based in Palm Bay, Florida and is publicly traded under the symbol SOLS. For more information please visit: https://www.sollensys.com
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