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CHILDS Advises Ariston Consulting on Acquisition by Black & Veatch

Atlanta, GA., September 14, 2009 - CHILDS Advisory Partners is pleased to announce that it advised Ariston Consulting and Technologies, Inc. on its sale to Black & Veatch Corporation.  Terms of the transaction were not disclosed. 

About Ariston Consulting and Technologies, Inc.

Founded in 1999, Ariston Consulting and Technologies, Inc. is a premier provider of SAP consulting services to the Public Sector and Utilities Industry.  Ariston originally specialized in the integration of Geographical Applications to Enterprise Resource Planning software and has since expanded its practice to provide complete SAP implementation and application support solutions.  Ariston has been recognized as a leading SAP systems integrator for utility and public sector projects both by its customers and the SAP community.

About Black & Veatch Corporation

Founded in 1915, Black & Veatch Corporation is a leading global engineering, consulting and construction company.  Black & Veatch specializes in infrastructure development in energy, water, telecommunications, federal, management consulting and environmental markets.

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