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About ATIS

ATIS is a technology and solutions development organization that develops technical and operational standards and solutions for the information and communications technology industry. It is based in Washington, DC.

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1200 G Street, NW Suite 500

Washington, DC, 20005,

United States

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ATIS, Liberty Elevator Experts, and KJA Consultants Announce Merger

Jan 25, 2023

Author of the article: We apologize, but this video has failed to load. Try refreshing your browser, or ATIS, Liberty Elevator Experts, and KJA Consultants Announce Merger Back to video ST. LOUIS and NEWARK, Del. and TORONTO, Jan. 25, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — ATIS, Liberty Elevator Experts, and KJA Consultants today announced that they have merged into one company, ATIS Ascenda Partners, LLC, creating North America’s largest provider of comprehensive elevator and escalator management and advisory services. St. Louis-based investment and management firm Cequel III is the privately held company’s lead investor and has supported the growth of ATIS since 2016. Advertisement 2 Article content Financial Post Top Stories Sign up to receive the daily top stories from the Financial Post, a division of Postmedia Network Inc. Email Address Sign Up By clicking on the sign up button you consent to receive the above newsletter from Postmedia Network Inc. You may unsubscribe any time by clicking on the unsubscribe link at the bottom of our emails or any newsletter. Postmedia Network Inc. | 365 Bloor Street East, Toronto, Ontario, M4W 3L4 | 416-383-2300 Thanks for signing up! A welcome email is on its way. If you don't see it, please check your junk folder. The next issue of Financial Post Top Stories will soon be in your inbox. We encountered an issue signing you up. Please try again Article content The merger positions ATIS Ascenda Partners as a one-stop shop to meet all elevator and escalator consulting, inspection, and compliance needs, including new installation, modernization, repair, safety inspection, due diligence, and design assistance services. With more than 300 team members supporting over 25,000 clients throughout the U.S. and Canada, plus proprietary elevator and escalator management software, the merged company can more effectively help customers optimize the performance, safety, and regulatory compliance of their vertical transportation systems. Top executives from ATIS, Liberty, and KJA will assume leadership roles for ATIS Ascenda Partners, including: ATIS’ Chip Smith as CEO KJA’s Mark Davies as Chief Strategy Officer, responsible for global strategy and consulting Liberty Elevator’s Chris Dodds as Chief Growth Officer, responsible for sales, marketing, mergers and acquisitions. Advertisement 3 Article content “This merger is a transformational step in advancing our shared vision to be the global leader in vertical transportation consulting, inspections and managed services, and we’re excited about the benefits this merger will bring to our team members, customers, and the overall industry,” said CEO Chip Smith. “This unprecedented combination significantly increases our knowledge base and will accelerate our mission of empowering customers with expertise and insights to improve elevator safety, compliance and performance.” Other top executives for the merged company include Ryan Tkach, Chief Financial Officer; Rob Isabelle, Chief Operating Officer, Canada; Charlie Slater, Chief Operating Officer, US; and Dave Estes, Chief People & Administrative Officer. Advertisement 4 Article content About ATIS Ascenda Partners’ Operating Companies ATIS was founded in 2012 and has quickly become the leading full-service elevator management, consulting, and inspection services company in the U.S., with more than 140 Qualified Elevator Inspectors (QEIs) serving all 50 states. ATIS is leading the industry with its proprietary elevator and escalator management software that also leverages IoT and inspection/violation tracking to significantly improve device safety, compliance, and performance. For more information, please visit . Liberty Elevator Experts was founded by Chris Dodds in 2014 and has grown in eight short years to be a leading vertical transportation professional services firm throughout the US. Liberty understands how important a hassle-free experience is to property owners, on and off-site. Liberty’s success is a result of this customer-first attitude and the hard work and dedication of their experienced team. For more information, please visit . Advertisement 5

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    ATIS was founded in 1983.

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    ATIS's headquarters is located at 1200 G Street, NW, Washington.

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