ABRY Partners

ABRY Partners is a private equity firm headquartered in Boston, Massachusetts that focuses on investments in media. Since 1989, the firm has completed over $18.0 billion of leveraged transactions and other private equity and mezzanine investments, representing investments in more than 450 media properties.HistoryCurrent and previous areas of investment include cable television, publishing, radio and television broadcasting, and other media and communications sectors.Notable past, present, and future investments include Act III Broadcasting, Cygnus Business Media, Nexstar Broadcasting Group, Muzak Holdings, Legendary Pictures, Consolidated Theatres, F+W Media, Language Line, Citadel Broadcasting, Monitronics and RCN Corporation.Senior Investment Professionals at ABRY include: Andrew Banks, Royce Yudkoff, Peggy Koenig, Jay Grossman, Erik Brooks, Peni Garber, and John Hunt.In October 2010, ABRY Partners acquisition of Outsourced staffing provider 'Comforce Corp' (CFS) for $84.8 million.In August 2015 ICANN President/CEO Fadi Chehadé announced that, after his term ends, he will take the position of Senior Advisor on Digital Strategy for ABRY.

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Boston, US
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ABRY Partners was founded in 1989 and is headquartered in Boston, US

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ABRY Partners has an office in Boston
Boston, US (HQ)
111 Huntington Ave
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Acquired CompanyDateDeal Size
Breakthrough Technology GroupDecember 06, 2017
MobileHelpFebruary 08, 2017
Nuspire NetworksNovember 17, 2016
AddsecureJune 16, 2016
Oliver Street Dermatology HoldingsMay 19, 2016
SambaSafetyApril 06, 2016
Direct TravelDecember 02, 2015
International Medical GroupSeptember 11, 2015
FastMedMay 22, 2015
CompusearchMay 08, 2015
BasefarmDecember 04, 2012
XandOctober 13, 2011
TelxAugust 08, 2011
Masergy CommunicationsJune 27, 2011
RCNMarch 04, 2010
Grande Communications Networks LLCSeptember 14, 2009
Q9 NetworksAugust 23, 2008
CyrusOneJuly 10, 2007
CapRock CommunicationsNovember 29, 2005$200 m
Language Line ServicesMay 26, 2004$722 m

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