May 21, 2024
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Dubroff: MindBody case reminds caution is needed in buyouts


Henry Dubroff
When Rick Stollmeyer was trying to sell Mindbody, the software company he co-founded, there was one buyer to whom he was particularly attracted to. Robert F. Smith’s Vista Equities was the kind of private equity firm that Stollmeyer thought would give San Luis Obispo-based Mindbody both the capital and the freedom it needed to expand.…


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