Bantam Live Acquired

Bantam Live just announced that they had been acquired by Constant Contact, the e-mail marketing company.

We reviewed Bantam Live’s cloud-based social CRM product in October.¬†We thought it was a solid solution for small businesses looking to centralize their Excel-based (and perhaps napkin-based) sales contacts and task lists.

Constant Contact also had positive feelings about the product, paying $15 million for the company (read: its Ruby on Rails platform). Continue reading