Know More Records Acquired Enhancing Access’ Market Presence

Livermore, CA, June 25, 2013 – Rob Alston, CEO of Access, announced today the company’s acquisition of Know More Records, located in Sacramento, California. This acquisition is the company’s 54th since its founding in 2004 and is the second transaction of its kind completed in the Sacramento market this year.

“Know More Records currently serves a loyal customer base that spans a diverse range of industries,” said Access President John Chendo. “All of the records under management will be relocated to our existing record center facilities in Sacramento over the next few months. We are pleased to welcome Know More Records’ clients to Access and we appreciate that the company’s former owners, Mary Ann and Steve Wilson, will be assisting in making this a smooth transition for them.”

Access Operations Manager in Sacramento, Duffy Warbington, will lead the integration of the client accounts from Know More Records assisted by Access Regional Vice President, Robert Cummings.

As the largest privately held records and information management services provider in the United States, Access serves 29 markets across the nation and in Latin America.

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Access Information Management is the largest privately-held records and information management (RIM) services provider in the United States. A trusted partner to clients spanning multiple industries and markets throughout the country, Access’ complete suite of services includes records management, data protection (electronic computer media), secure destruction, and digital formatting services. The valuable business services Access provides allow clients to focus on their core businesses while reducing the costs and risks associated with document retention, management and final disposition. Access is backed by growth equity investor Summit Partners.

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Summit Partners is a growth equity firm that invests in rapidly growing companies. Founded in 1984, Summit has raised nearly $15 billion in capital and provides equity and credit for growth, recapitalizations, and management buyouts. Summit has invested in more than 350 companies globally in technology, healthcare and other growth industries. These companies have completed more than 125 public offerings, and in excess of 130 have been acquired through strategic mergers and sales. Summit Partners has offices in Boston, Palo Alto, London and Mumbai. Summit’s notable business services investments include Bartlett Holdings, Central Security Group, EMED Co. and LiveOffice Holdings.

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