MiTek Acquires Wrightsoft
The companies have partnered for several years
CHESTERFIELD, Mo. —MiTek® Industries Inc. a supplier of a wide range of engineered products; proprietary business management and design software; and automated equipment to the construction and industrial markets announced that it has acquired Wrightsoft® Corp. Headquartered in Lexington, Massachusetts, Wrightsoft is a provider of software for residential and commercial energy code compliance and HVAC system design.
“I’m thrilled with the acquisition of Wrightsoft, as this expands our technology leadership into a new area of residential and commercial construction for MiTek — energy load calculation and HVAC system design,” stated Tom Manenti, executive chairman of MiTek. “Aligned with our current software platforms, Wrightsoft will provide MiTek a new software extension into this essential aspect of residential and commercial construction. The resources MiTek brings to bear, coupled with Wrightsoft’s deep industry relationships, unique expertise, and proprietary software, will provide unequalled capabilities and efficiencies to MiTek’s growing residential and commercial customer base.”
“We are delighted to welcome Bill Wright and his leadership team to the MiTek family, and we look forward to working with them to continue providing exemplary service to their customers and growing Wrightsoft’s business,” Manenti commented.
Bill Wright, founder and president of Wrightsoft added, “We have successfully partnered with MiTek for a number of years now, and I am excited Wrightsoft has joined the MiTek and Berkshire Hathaway family. MiTek’s values-based approach to leadership combined with its vision of providing unsurpassed, value-added technology to the global residential and commercial construction industry make this a perfect fit for Wrightsoft and all its employees.”
For more information, visit www.Wrightsoft.com.
Publication date: 2/8/2017