Alta Communications Overview

  • Investor Type
  • PE/​Buyout

  • Status
  • Inactive

  • Investments
  • 223

  • Portfolio
  • 1

  • Exits
  • 107

Exits

Alta Communications General Information

Company Description

Alta Communications was a private equity firm specializing in equity investments in media and communication companies. The firm invested in the broadcasting, digital media, direct marketing, telecom services, B2B media, out-of-home media, content and cable sectors.

Business Details

Year Founded
1996
Investor Status
Out of Business
Primary Investor Type
PE/Buyout
Corporate Office
  • 1000 Winter Street
  • Suite 3500
  • Waltham, MA 02451
  • United States

Alta Communications Investments & Acquisitions (223)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
WGEN-TV 08-Jan-2018 0000000000 0000 Broadcasting, Radio and Television Generating Revenue
Metrosource 01-Mar-2017 0000000000 Publishing Generating Revenue 0. 000000000
Amputation Prevention Symposium 05-Mar-2015 0000000000 Media and Information Services (B2B) Generating Revenue
CBS44 WEVV 31-Jan-2015 0000000000 000.00 Broadcasting, Radio and Television Generating Revenue
Screen Media Ventures 01-Dec-2014 PE Growth/Expansion Movies, Music and Entertainment Profitable
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Alta Communications Exits (107)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
InStore Audio Network 05-Jan-2022 000000000000000000 000.00
CompareNetworks 06-Feb-2019 0000000000 0000
Estrella Media 26-Nov-2018 0000000000: 000000
Screen Media Ventures 03-Nov-2017 000000000000000000 00.00
Highwinds Network Group 04-Feb-2017 Merger/Acquisition
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Alta Communications Fund Performance

Fund Name Vintage Size Dry Powder DPI RVPI TVPI IRR

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Alta Communications FAQs

  • What is Alta Communications?

    Alta Communications was a private equity firm specializing in equity investments in media and communication companies.

  • When was Alta Communications founded?

    Alta Communications was founded in 1996.

  • Who is the founder of Alta Communications?

    Brian McNeill, Timothy Dibble, and William Egan are the founders of Alta Communications.

  • Where is Alta Communications headquartered?

    Alta Communications is headquartered in Waltham, MA.

  • How many investments has Alta Communications made?

    Alta Communications has made 223 investments.

  • What has Alta Communications invested in?

    Alta Communications has made numerous investments in companies like WGEN-TV, Metrosource, and Amputation Prevention Symposium within the Broadcasting, Radio and Television, Publishing, and Media and Information Services (B2B) industries.

  • What has Alta Communications invested in recently?

    Alta Communications's latest investment was on 08-Jan-2018 in WGEN-TV, a company within the Broadcasting, Radio and Television industry.

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