AnswerNet Acquires Synergy Solutions

AnswerNet, a provider of inbound, outbound, and automated contact center services, has acquired Synergy Solutions, a provider of consultative customer service and sales support programs. Financial terms of the deal were not disclosed.

"Synergy Solutions furthers AnswerNet's continued growth in high-touch customer engagement space for well-known companies and brands. AnswerNet's customer care business has been growing exponentially over the last three years, and adding the incredible Synergy team further deepens our strength in providing solutions that help our clients continually stand out in providing support to their customers," said Gary Pudles, president and CEO of AnswerNet, in a statement.

Synergy's president and co-founder, Lori Fentem, is staying with AnswerNet after the sale and will work closely with Pudles on building and executing AnswerNet’s growth strategy.

"We are thrilled by the opportunity to become part of the AnswerNet family. Both companies are very entrepreneurial and built on a culture of human and technological innovation," she said in a statement. "This acquisition allows Synergy the ability to continue to offer high-touch customer experience solutions while leveraging an expanded network of service delivery sites and new omnichannel technology along with the resources and depth of experience of the AnswerNet leadership team. I believe that integrating with AnswerNet will present the ideal environment for Synergy employees and clients."