mTAB Acquired By Poplar Partners

Yorba Linda-based Productive Access, Inc., the makers of the mTAB survey analysis tool, has been acquired by investment firm Poplar Capital Partners. Financial details of the acquisition were not disclosed. The companies said they have formed a new entity, mTAB LLC, which will combine investment capital from Poplar and the technology from Product Access Inc. Alex Gelman has been named CEO of mTAB as part of the acquisition. Productive Access Inc. had been founded by John Doyle and Brad Hontz in 1986. Doyle and Hontz had run the company since 1986, and will remain as advisors.