Los Angeles, CA – Multimedia Abacus Corporation d/b/a Cerenade (“Cerenade”), a leading immigration compliance software provider, today announced that the company has been recapitalized by a private investor group, in a transaction that will provide liquidity to shareholders and future expansion capital.

Cerenade leads the way in providing a broad range of eForms solutions to enterprises, law firms, government organizations and individuals. The company’s software solutions allow users to streamline immigration eForms-centric business processes while also enabling the legal community and local governments to optimize operations. Cerenade was first to market with its component-based forms engine, Visual eForms, providing a powerful platform for creating web-enabled and desktop forms applications, and the company has been a market leader ever since that initial launch.

“We are excited to by the opportunity to provide liquidity to our existing shareholders who have been with us as we have grown the company from the earliest days as well as to bring on a new partner that can provide additional expertise into our market and additional capital for future growth,” Phillip Yadidian, Cerenade’s CEO and co-founder, said. “With the influx of fresh capital and fresh ideas, we believe we can deliver an even better user experience for our customers and continue to augment our organic sales growth.”

Leonis Partners, a New York-based investment bank, acted as exclusive financial advisor to Cerenade.

About Cerenade:

Founded in 1992 and headquartered in the greater Los Angeles, CA area, Cerenade is a leader in the legal and compliance immigration software industry.  Cerenade’s integrated electronic forms management solutions and turn-key case management systems for immigration legal documentation enable government organizations as well as large and small law firms to streamline the paperwork and processes around immigration legal documentation.

About Leonis Partners:

Leonis Partners is a boutique investment bank that focuses on advising high-growth middle-market technology companies. Leonis advises growing and profitable businesses that are interested in understanding their strategic M&A and Capital Markets options. Leonis focuses exclusively on providing sector-focused, unconflicted M&A and capital raising advisory services. Leonis is headquartered in New York City with offices across the US.