DC Advisory is pleased to announce that its client EZShield, the premier identity protection solutions provider, has been acquired by The Wicks Group of Companies (“Wicks”), a private investment firm. EZShield was a portfolio company of EdgeStone Capital Partners.

EZShield is a leading provider of identity theft and fraud protection services through partnerships within companies in financial services, employee benefits, insurance, communications and other select industries, to provide their services as value-add offerings. EZShield’s go-to-market strategy provides the company with an unparalleled customer value proposition for its partners.

“I am very excited to work with our partners at Wicks in pursuing what we see as a tremendous opportunity in the identity theft and fraud protection market,” said Dale Dabbs, President and CEO of EZShield.