Ten months after putting the venerable alt-magazine on the market, Village Media Group has announced it will sell LA Weekly to a company called Semanal Media, LLC, with the deal expected to close within two weeks. Dirks, Van Essen & Murray, a media merger and acquisition firm based in Santa Fe, New Mexico, is representing Voice Media Group in the transaction.Semanal, whose name means “weekly” in Spanish, is a new entity established solely for the purpose of acquiring the LA Weekly, a Dirks, Van Essen & Murray spokesperson confirmed to the Los Angeles Times. The spokesperson declined to say where the company is based, or who owns it.
NYS Entity Status
NYS Filing Date
MARCH 19, 2014
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NYS Entity Type
FOREIGN LIMITED LIABILITY COMPANY
2014 - GREENLAND LA METROPOLIS HOTEL DEVELOPMENT LLC
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