Global M&A Network announced the winners of the 8th Annual Americas M&A Atlas Awards on Wednesday, December 7th. Headwaters MB was named a winner for Canada Deal of the Year for its representation of MediaNet in its sale to SOCAN.

“We are delighted to honor the achievements of top players from the vibrant middle market transactional communities. Headwaters MB involvement represents vision, courage and practicality for executing transactions in an increasingly competitive market. We wish them continued success,” said Shanta Kumari, CEO and Global Group Editor, at Global M&A Network.

Sun Jen Yung, Managing Director and Head of Digital Media and Internet at Headwaters MB, commented, “We are honored to receive a deal of the year award for our work in this transaction. This deal reflects SOCAN’s forward thinking for a global rights management platform and its leadership in the fast-moving digital music industry to take advantage of the tremendous opportunity to provide comprehensive rights management and payment infrastructure”.

To learn more about the MediaNet transaction, click here.

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