Mike Ulliman is a Principal at Argentum and is involved in sourcing new deal opportunities, evaluating and executing new investment transactions, and working directly with Argentum’s portfolio companies. Mike’s areas of expertise include software and technology-enabled services.
Prior to joining Argentum, Mike worked at Barclays in the Technology, Media & Telecom investment banking group where he advised clients on mergers, acquisitions and capital markets transactions. Previously, Mike worked as an investment banking analyst at Signal Hill Capital Group and as an analyst in Comerica Bank’s venture debt group.
Mike received his B.S. in Finance from Virginia Tech and MBA from Duke University’s Fuqua School of Business.
Mike’s portfolio involvement includes:
Aventri (fka etouches) is a leading global provider of event management software with more than 1,000 customers in 35 countries. Its cloud-based event management technology platform offers a powerful set of 15 integrated modules that enables businesses of all sizes – from global enterprises to small companies – plan the entire lifecycle of events, increase attendance and measure success. Its solutions are offered in multi-lingual and multi-currency software. It is headquartered in Norwalk, CT with offices in the United Kingdom, Belgium, Australia and Dubai.
BuyerQuest provides next-generation cloud-based enterprise-level procurement, invoicing and e-commerce solutions to large organizations. By bringing an intuitive, easy to use B2C e-commerce experience to the B2B procure-to-pay (P2P) process, BuyerQuest addresses the poor user adoption rates, lower than anticipated ROI, and other shortcomings of existing P2P solutions, by “eliminating the difference between shopping at home and shopping for work”.
Laguna Hills, CA
Centercode is the leading provider of end-to-end Customer Validation SaaS and managed services solutions to global B2C and B2B enterprises. Its platform serves as the centralized workflow to address the quality assurance and customer experience needs of any organization by enabling the company to create custom tests, recruit and manage testers, collect detailed feedback and deliver actionable insights through its proprietary prioritization algorithm. Centercode is trusted by some of the most iconic and innovative companies in the world to bring best-in-class products to market through effective Alpha, Beta and Delta tests.
Flightdocs provides mission-critical, cloud-based maintenance, compliance, and inventory management Software as a Service (SaaS) solutions to the aviation industry. The company’s solutions help aircraft owners and operators track and manage the maintenance and airworthiness of their aircraft, comply with rigorous safety rules and regulatory guidelines, reduce costs, mitigate risks, and minimize asset downtime. Serving the aviation industry for over 15 years, Flightdocs’ customers include Fortune 1000 corporate flight departments, air charters, air medical providers, fractional aircraft operators, government agencies, and regional carriers.
Hanweck Associates is a leading provider of high performance, low latency data and risk analytics to exchanges, banks, broker-dealers, market-makers, portfolio managers and central counterparties. Hanweck also delivers risk measurement solutions across a range of asset classes including fixed income products and derivatives. With its hardware-accelerated Volera™ analytic engine, Hanweck pioneered the use of graphics processing units (GPUs) in the financial industry. International Securities Exchange Holdings, Inc. is a strategic investor in Hanweck Associates.
West Hollywood, CA
NuORDER is a cloud & mobile B2B eCommerce solution that empowers brands and retailers to streamline their business operations. Through this cloud-based technology platform, NuORDER provides brands and retailers with a central hub to browse products and catalogs, access real time inventory data and place orders from a computer or mobile app 24/7/365. The Company is based in West Hollywood, CA with additional offices in New York City and London.
Resonate is a SaaS-based provider of real-time consumer insights, data and media activation and offers the largest single source of in-depth proprietary profiles on 200M+ US adult consumers. The company simplifies how marketers understand and engage the right people with the right message based on the underlying values and motivations that drive their audiences’ decisions to buy or support certain brands, products or causes.
Hundreds of companies have used Resonate’s SaaS platform and activation services to accelerate the ability to identify the right customers, prospects, understand what they care about, know what to say to them, and find more of them across all marketing channels with precision and at scale. Resonate is helping marketers reduce marketing complexity, drive strategy and win more business, while reducing data costs and improving media accuracy.
Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Resonate is privately held and backed by Argentum, Revolution Growth, Greycroft Partners and iNovia Capital.
StructuredWeb provides a suite of web-based sales and marketing automation solutions delivered on-demand, helping businesses and distribution channels to reduce costs, improve conversions and close more deals. Customers can choose from a suite of solutions that include website content management, online product catalogs, ecommerce, CRM, sales enablement, search engine marketing, email, advertising, demand generation and direct marketing programs. Combining a powerful technology platform with marketing and industry expertise in office equipment, networking, voice & data, telecom and technology, StructuredWeb delivers quantifiable, measured, marketing results at a low, fixed budget.
Yello, Inc. provides a cloud-based SaaS platform that allows businesses and their campus recruiters/HR departments to manage and grow their existing and new-candidate pipeline, improving the efficiency and effectiveness of the campus hiring process. Their proprietary platform streamlines key choke points in the recruiting process, including collection of candidate info and resumes, marketing job openings to prospective hires, scheduling and conducting interviews on site and remotely, and aggregating/analyzing feedback/evaluations.
Foothill Ranch, CA
Ytel® specializes in cloud-based B2B communications solutions, powering modern communications through voice, text, email and direct mail. Its SaaS-based offerings include Cloud Contact Center®, message360°®, and sipPro™. Ytel supports billions of outbound and inbound interactions, on a company owned network, for the primary purpose of increasing revenue and maximizing efficiency for clients.