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Sunset magazine sold to Los Angeles private equity investor

Original post made on Dec 5, 2017

Sunset magazine, once located on Willow Road in Menlo Park, has been sold to Regent L.P., a Los Angeles-based private equity firm, Time Inc. has announced.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Monday, December 4, 2017, 2:26 PM

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Posted by Jane
a resident of Esther Clark Park
on Dec 5, 2017 at 2:53 pm

Correct me if I am wrong, but I believe the KOCH BROTHERS have sunk mega-mega-bucks into the Meredith Corp.
Sunset is now owned by the FAMOUS BROTHERS who own lots and lots of magazines. Check it out.


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Posted by Online Name
a resident of Embarcadero Oaks/Leland
on Dec 5, 2017 at 3:42 pm

Online Name is a registered user.

@Jane, you're right about the Koch Bros and Meredith but it's unclear what if any their relationship is to Regent which publishes a bunch of military magazines.

"About Regent

Regent is a global private equity firm focused on innovating and transforming businesses. The firm’s mission is to create long-term value for its partners, the companies it invests in and the communities in which it works. Regent’s investments span the globe and operate in a wide array of industry verticals including technology, media, consumer products, industrial, retail and entertainment.

Selected investments include Lillian Vernon, Regis Salons, Supercuts UK and a media portfolio comprised of 18 newspapers, magazines and television platforms including Military Times, Army Times, Navy Times, Defense News, PBS TV’s Defense News Weekly, Federal Times and the HistoryNet Magazines. Regent is based in Beverly Hills, California."

For more information, please visit www.regentlp.com.

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Posted by Curmudgeon
a resident of Downtown North
on Dec 5, 2017 at 5:55 pm

So what?

Who cares?


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