PE/VC  Alta Communications

http://www.altaequitypartners.com/





     Office Locations:

1000 Winter Street
South Entrance, Suite 3500
Waltham, MA 02451
Phone: 617-262-7770
Fax: 617-262-9779

 

Stages:

  • Early
  • Expansion
  • Growth
  • Middle Market


 

Industries:

  • Communications & Networking
  • Media & Digital Media
  • Software & Internet
  • Sports & Entertainment

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    Description:

    Formed in late 1996 as part of a transition of Burr, Egan Deleage & Co., Alta Equity Partners (fomerly Alta Communications) has over 20 years of experience in the media, telecommunications and Internet industries, and has participated in more than 150 rounds of funding with over 100 portfolio companies. With approximately $1.5 billion in capital under management, including Alta IX its current $500 million fund, Alta typically makes investments of between $10 to $30 million per company. Alta invests in companies at all stages of development and the typical investment commitment is 5-8 years. The firm typically considers later-stage opportunities with positive cash flow, but will consider earlier-stage investments to fund businesses seeking growth capital. Investment structures include: recapitalizations, leveraged buyouts, growth equity investments, and roll-ups.



    Investment Firm Key

       VC = Venture Capital
       PE = Private Equity
       A = Angel
       I = Incubator
       MB = Merchant Bank
       VD = Venture Debt
       FI = Family Investment Office
       FOF = Fund of Funds
       ED = Economic Development Office   
       TT = Technology Transfer Office
       CVC = Corporate Venture Capital
       SEC = Secondary Purchaser
       HF = Hedge Fund/Mutual Fund
       
       
       
    COMPANY STAGEREVENUE
    Venture Capital
    Seed Stage
    (includes "pre-seed," or
    concept stage)
    No Revenue
    Early StageMinimal
    Revenue
    Growth Stage
    (also called Mid-stage)
    $2M-$7M
    Expansion Stage
    (also called Late-stage)
    $7M and greater
    Private Equity
    Lower Middle Market$10M-$249M
    Middle Market$250M-$499M
    Upper Middle Market$500M-$1B
    Large Cap>$1B
       
       
     

    Investment Team:


    Name   Title
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    Brian McNeill Managing General Partner
    Chris Dias Vice President
    Eileen McCarthy Toti CFO and General Partner
    Jessica Barry Reed Vice President
    Philip Thompson General Partner

     

    Portfolio companies include:


      100% NL
        web link


      1105 Media
        web link


      AmeriVault
        web link


      Bluewater Broadcasting
        web link


      BrandMuscle
        web link


      Bustos Media
        web link


      CDC Publishing
        web link


      Cellular One (MTPCS)
        web link


      CompareNetworks
        web link


      Crowdtap
        web link


      Davler Media Group
        web link


      Eagle Creek Broadcasting
        web link


      Galaxy Communications
        web link


      Grande Communications
        web link


      Highwinds Capital
        web link


      HMP Communications
        web link


      Inner City
        web link


      JW Broadcasting
        web link


      POP Radio
        web link


      Portland Broadcasting
        web link


      Screen Media
        web link


      Structural Graphics
        web link


      Telemundo
        web link


      Una Vez Mas
        web link


      W3i
        web link


      Yankee Group
        web link


     

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