Sparkhound Acquires Bloom Consulting Group’s Application Development Division

Bloom Consulting and Project Management Group, Inc. announced today it has sold its Application development division to Louisiana-based Sparkhound, LLC for an undisclosed amount as part of its growth strategy.

“The restructuring of the company is part of our long-term vision to grow our business management consulting and transformational Project Management Services, that span waterfall to Agile methodologies, for our high-tech and security enterprise customers. Sparkhound and Bloom have been strategically partnered for the past two years after Sparkhound’s CEO, Shawn Usher, joined Bloom’s Board of Advisors in 2015,” said CEO, Heather Zindel.  “The acquisition is a natural evolution of an already successful relationship.”

The acquisition will enable Zindel, to continue to work strategically with Sparkhound to deploy modern, Azure-driven Windows 10 solutions to its largest enterprise application customers while continuing to grow and operate her Redmond-based consulting business.

“Our application development partnership with the team at Bloom has benefited both organizations and most importantly, made a meaningful impact on our clients. We aim to continue the trend and support our current growth momentum in the security industry,” stated Shawn Usher, CEO of Sparkhound LLC.

Sparkhound’s 200-person company operates locations in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, Birmingham, Alabama, and Dallas and Houston, Texas.