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Monroe Capital Supports Expansion of Digital Media Solutions


Monroe Capital LLC today announced it acted as lead arranger and
administrative agent on the funding of a senior credit facility to
support Digital Media Solutions' ("DMS") continued growth and
acquisition of W4, LLC ("W4"). DMS is owned by management and
Toronto-based private equity firm, Clairvest Group Inc.

Based in Clearwater, Florida, DMS is a rapidly growing performance
marketing and advertising company recognized as an industry leader in
providing end-to-end customer acquisition solutions that help
advertisers win in their business ventures and realize their marketing
goals. W4 helps advertisers acquire new customers while enabling digital
media publishers to monetize traffic on a results-based, cost-per-action
(CPA) basis. In addition to a robust technology platform created to
manage, track and optimize online response-based campaigns, W4 offers
one of the broadest mixes of performance-based online advertising
campaigns. The acquisition of W4 aligns with DMS' continued growth
strategy and marks the sixth tuck-in acquisition completed by DMS since
its partnering with Clairvest in March 2016.

About Monroe Capital

Monroe Capital LLC ("Monroe") is a private credit asset management firm
specializing in direct lending and opportunistic private credit
investing. Since 2004, the firm has provided private credit solutions to
borrowers in the U.S. and Canada. Monroe's middle market lending
platform provides senior and junior debt financing to businesses,
special situation borrowers, and private equity sponsors. Investment
types include unitranche financings; cash flow, asset based and
enterprise value based loans; and equity co-investments. Monroe is
committed to being a value-added and user-friendly partner to business
owners, senior management, and private equity and independent sponsors.
The firm is headquartered in Chicago and maintains offices in Atlanta,
Boston, Dallas, Los Angeles, New York, and San Francisco.

Monroe has been recognized by Creditflux as the 2018 Best U.S. Direct
Lending Fund; Private Debt Investor as the 2017 Lower Mid-Market Lender
of the Year; Global M&A Network as the 2017 Small Middle Markets Lender
of the Year; M&A Advisor as the 2016 Lender Firm of the Year; and the
U.S. Small Business Administration as the 2015 Small Business Investment
Company (SBIC) of the Year. For more information, please visit

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