Have you heard of the large and often anonymous LLC-based funder that just bought majority shares in The Atlantic?
NYS Entity Status
NYS Filing Date
APRIL 30, 2014
NYS DOS ID#
156 ONTARIO STREET APT1
BUFFALO, NEW YORK, 14217
NYS Entity Type
DOMESTIC LIMITED LIABILITY COMPANY
2014 - FIRST CREDIT MANAGEMENT, LLC
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