Centennial Sells Its Puerto Rico Subscribers

Farrell, Mike
September 2004
Multichannel News;9/13/2004, Vol. 25 Issue 37, p16
Reports on the sale of the Puerto Rico cable television systems of Centennial Communications Corp. to private equity firm Hicks, Muse, Tate & Furst in September 2004. Value of the acquisition; Marketing plans for the acquired cable systems; Advantages of the consolidation of the cable system in Puerto Rico.


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