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Telmex Acquires Enlace Spanish Yellow Pages

October 24, 2006

Blue Equity, LLC and Telefonos de Mexico, S.A. de C.V. (TELMEX) (BMV: TELMEX) (NYSE: TMX) (Nasdaq: TFONY) (LATIBEX: XTMXL) announced today that TELMEX has acquired an 80% controlling interest in the affiliate of Blue Equity, LLC that publishes Enlace Spanish Yellow Pages. In connection with the acquisition, such affiliate has changed its name to […]

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Telmex to Buy Spanish-Language Directories in U.S.

October 24, 2006

Teléfonos de México SA, or Telmex, is expected to announce the purchase of a group of Spanish-language phone directories based in the U.S. today, marking a notable foray into one of the country’s fastest-growing demographic markets. As the deal is currently designed, say people familiar with the matter, Telmex will […]

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Louisville Firm Buys into Sports

August 21, 2006

A private equity firm has acquired the former SFX Sports tennis representation firm, which counts Andy Roddick among its clients, and the practice of veteran basketball and football agent Bill Strickland as a base to build a larger sports agency. Blue Equity is also in final discussions to acquire SFX […]

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Fletcher Names Jonathan Blue to U of L Board of Trustees

July 21, 2006

Kentucky Gov. Ernie Fletcher has named Rebecca Jackson, Jonathan Blue and Ronald Butt to the University of Louisville board of trustees. Fletcher also reappointed Chester J. Porter to the board. Jackson, the former judge-executive and county clerk of Jefferson County, serves as CEO of the WHAS Crusade for Children. She […]

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Enlace Leads the Spanish Language Directory Industry

June 7, 2006

Enlace Spanish Yellow Pages, the nation’s largest independent Spanish directory company (based on number of cities served), has acquired Las Super Paginas Amarillas, the premier independent New York City area Spanish Yellow Pages directory. This directory has grown exponentially over the last 7 years to meet the needs of the second largest Hispanic market in […]

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Blue Equity’s Jonathan Blue Making a Splash

April 7, 2006

Blue is chairman and managing director of Blue Equity, LLC, a recently formed private equity firm with a wide-ranging portfolio of businesses, including financial services, media, real estate, and sports and entertainment concerns. He has an extensive list of civic activities and board memberships. And he’s married and the father […]

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The Midlands: Plans Filed to Redevelop Farm

February 27, 2006

Stephen Fenley hopes dialogue with neighbors will ease their acceptance of mixed-use project. With his proposal for the redevelopment of the 36-acre Hildebrand farm at U.S. 42 and the Watterson Expressway, Stephen Fenley is trying to create “more of a signature front door” for the corridor. He’s hopeful that area […]

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Blue Joins Forces with New Investors

December 12, 2005

Having recently split with his brother and longtime business partner, Jonathan Blue has teamed up with two other young entrepreneurs who share his vision for real estate ventures and downtown development. Blue, 38, has joined forces with investors Gant Hill and Austin Musselman to form a new partnership called Blue […]

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Cobalt Invades South Florida

October 20, 2005

Cobalt Publishing in Louisville has acquired its largest Spanish-language yellow pages directories yet, in South Florida. Miami En Sus Manos and Broward-Palm Beach En Sus Manos distribute about 250,000 copies a year, said Cobalt, which is headed by Louisville entrepreneur Jonathan Blue. CLICK HERE TO VIEW ORIGINAL ARTICLE BACK to […]

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The Midlands – Farm May Sprout Buildings

October 19, 2005

A developer who wants to transform a 36-acre farm at the Watterson Expressway and U.S. 42 into a mixed-use development intends to file for a rezoning in the next month. Stephen Fenley of Fenley Real Estate said construction of The Midlands – which would include a six-story hotel, offices, single-family […]

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