South Brisbane, October 1, 2019 – Jonas Software (“Jonas”) is pleased to announce the acquisition of Pacsoft International Ltd. Headquartered in Auckland, New Zealand’s ‘City of Sails’, Pacsoft is best known for its PacsoftNG marina management software used by marina, boatyard and shipyard managers to operate and manage their facilities.
Mike Henton, Jonas Software Australia and New Zealand Portfolio Manager said he was delighted to announce the acquisition at a time where boating is growing in popularity. “We’re thrilled to bring Pacsoft into the fold and are committed to its continued success. With the 2021 America’s Cup on the horizon and enthusiasm for boating on the rise, Pacsoft is well placed to capitalize on these opportunities.”
Pacsoft Chief Executive Chris Thomas said the acquisition would provide his team with increased business skills, greater financial resources and access to new technology. Mr.Thomas has managed the company since 1997, and he and existing Pacsoft staff will remain in place as part of the deal.
“Jonas Software knows what it takes to grow a business globally,” Mr. Thomas said. “This acquisition gives us the strength, expertise and security to deliver the world’s leading marina and boatyard management software globally long into the future.”
PacsoftNG makes it simple for marina, boatyard, and shipyard managers to efficiently run all aspects of their business, including operations, administration, accounting, management and business analysis.
About Pacsoft International Ltd.
Pacsoft is a New Zealand-based company with 20 years of experience providing software for marinas, boatyards and shipyards. Marine businesses in more than 20 countries use its one-stop shop marina management software to run all aspects of their business. The PacsoftNG platform is designed to save businesses time and money by automating and integrating daily tasks and helping marinas, boatyards and shipyards to serve customers while maintaining tight control over business processes.
About Jonas Software
Jonas Software operates over 80 independently managed software brands around the world, providing them with the strategic guidance and financial security required to be leaders in their respective markets. From its roots formed in the construction and club management markets, Jonas Software’s reach has grown extensively within the salon/spa, fitness, membership, hospitality, and industrial verticals. Today, Jonas Software is proud to supply industry-leading enterprise management software and related services to more than 80,000 customers in 20 vertical markets.