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About Cable Management Associates

Cable Management Associates (CMA), a subsidiary of privately held Etan Industries (Etan), is a provider of cable television services to rural communities in Texas, Louisiana, Mississippi and Nevada. CMA offers a broad variety of digital cable television, high speed Internet and telephone service to homes and businesses throughout our service area.In June 2013, Cable Management Associates was acquired by GTCR through Rural Broadband Investments from Etan Industries. The valuation of Cable Management Associates was undisclosed. Other terms of the deal were not released.

Cable Management Associates Headquarter Location

13355 Noel Road Suite 2100

Dallas, Texas, 75240,

United States

866-754-7871

Latest Cable Management Associates News

Rural Broadband Investments Acquires Texas Cable Assets

Aug 1, 2013

RBI Continuing to Build Its Platform in Small and Mid-sized Markets August 01, 2013 08:30 AM Eastern Daylight Time OVERLAND PARK, Kan.--( BUSINESS WIRE )--Rural Broadband Investments (“RBI”) today announced it has simultaneously signed and closed the acquisition of McDonald Cable (“McDonald”), an affiliate of McDonald Group. The acquisition comes shortly after RBI’s initial platform investment in NewWave Communications (“NewWave”) and follow-on purchase of Cable Management Associates (“CMA”). McDonald’s footprint encompasses over 30,000 homes and McDonald serves over 9,000 customers in Southeast Texas. Since April, RBI has made three acquisitions in an effort to build a platform of 300,000-400,000 cable subscribers in small-to-mid sized rural markets. RBI now serves over 130,000 customers and passes more than 400,000 homes in Illinois, Indiana, Missouri, Arkansas, Louisiana, Mississippi, Texas and Nevada. “McDonald is an excellent add-on to our Southeast Texas footprint,” said Phil Spencer, CEO of Rural Broadband Investments. “We intend to upgrade these systems to DOCSIS 3.0, which will allow us to offer faster and more reliable internet service. This will give us an exceptional opportunity to better serve McDonald’s customers and increase penetration of high-speed internet services as well as advanced commercial services. We look forward to adding the McDonald employees to our team.” RBI is a portfolio company of leading private equity firm GTCR, and is owned by GTCR and RBI management. Kirkland & Ellis LLP served as legal counsel and PriceWaterhouseCoopers served as accounting advisor to GTCR. RBC Capital Markets acted as exclusive financial advisor to RBI and GTCR. About GTCR Founded in 1980, GTCR is a leading private equity firm focused on investing in growth companies in the Financial Services & Technology, Healthcare and Information Services & Technology industries. The Chicago-based firm pioneered The Leaders Strategy™ - finding and partnering with management leaders in core domains to identify, acquire and build market-leading companies through transformational acquisitions and organic growth. Since its inception, GTCR has invested more than $10 billion in over 200 companies. For more information, please visit www.gtcr.com . About Rural Broadband Investments Rural Broadband Investments, headquartered in Overland Park, Kansas, acquires and invests in rural-focused cable systems serving residential and commercial customers in small-to-middle sized markets and rural geographies. For more information, please visit www.ruralbroadbandinvestments.com . Contacts

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