Fonn Group invests in everviz
- 07 October, 2022
From left: Håvard Tveit, CEO everviz and Håvard Myklebust, CEO Fonn Group.
NOR: Fonn Group has announced its investment in leading data visualisation company everviz.
Based in Bergen, Norway, everviz offers innovative cloud-native charts visualisation tools as Software-as-a-Service (SaaS). The everviz solution lets users create and publish charts, maps, tables and layouts onto multiple platforms from one user interface, all from a web browser application. The software is a true SaaS, following best practices for deploying platforms in the cloud with scalability in mind.
“everviz has seen strong organic growth over the last few years, and we believe Fonn Group's investment will benefit our customers by allowing us to scale our product development to another level, launching new killer features,” says everviz co-founder and CEO Håvard Tveit.
He adds, “We are very excited about this next phase of our company’s growth and know it will result in incredible benefits for current and future everviz users.”
CEO of Fonn Group, Haavard Myklebust, said: “The everviz team are global experts in the future of visualisation. They have in-depth knowledge in the field and are not only well-positioned to lead the market but can support clients from single users to big enterprises. It is exciting to partner with the everviz team and welcome them into the Fonn Group family.”
everviz has agreed on an investment and capitalisation plan with Fonn Group. everviz adds to the Fonn Group’s portfolio of cloud-native production and journalistic tools designed to overcome the media and entertainment industry challenges. everviz will incorporate the same workflows and development methodologies as the other innovative media technology companies within Fonn Group, all serving customers with solutions that deliver efficiencies throughout every step of the media content lifecycle.
everviz is a leading technology company offering cloud-based tools for data visualisations. The company is a spin-off of Highcharts, one of the world’s most widely used development frameworks for online data visualisation. Customers are, amongst others, The Telegraph, The University of Chicago, S&P Global, Norwegian Climate Foundation, and Informa.
Fonn Group is a technology group from Norway. The group invests in companies delivering production and journalistic tools for the media and entertainment industry. In the Fonn Group portfolio, you find software companies Mjoll and 7Mountains, cloud workflows and integration partner Kunnusta, and Nordics professional equipment reseller and systems integrator, Mediability. Fonn Group's majority owner is the family-owned Rieber & Søn.