Cogent Growth Partners Advises The Aldridge Company in the Acquisition of Serenity Systems

October 26, 2012 (New York, NY): Cogent Growth Partners, LLC announced today that they advised The Aldridge Company, of Houston, Texas on its recently announced acquisition of Serenity Systems Inc. This is Cogent’s second transaction for Aldridge. 

The Aldridge Company is a leading provider, consultant and integrator of IT and cloud based computing solutions for small and medium sized businesses (SMBs).  Serenity Systems, also located in Houston, is a technology services firm that provides managed services, network integration and performance improvement to manufacturing, distribution, construction and services firms.

“We strive to put solid businesses together to form one company that quickly realizes better margins, service offerings and client satisfaction while leveraging economies of scale,” stated George J. Sierchio, a partner at Cogent. “This transaction is a terrific example of how the M&A process, done the correct way, makes that happen.”

About Cogent: Cogent Growth Partners is a buy-side merger & acquisition advisory firm combining focused merger & acquisition know-how with deep IT Services operational expertise. Cogent specializes in helping IT Services and Managed Service Providers realize growth via planning and execution of customized merger and acquisition strategies. Helping owners create successful companies that deliver exceptional financial results and improved equity value – all while mitigating the risks often associated with planning and executing acquisition and exit strategies. For more information visit

About The Aldridge Company: The Aldridge Company is a Houston, Texas based technology management, consulting and outsourcing company. Founded in 1984, the company brings a winning combination of professional technical expertise, extensive capabilities and a strict focus on the importance of business processes. The Aldridge Company is a leading provider, consultant and integrator of Information Technology and Cloud Computing solutions. For more information, please visit

Contact: David Schafran; call 212-799-1770 or email

Posted on Oct 26, 2012