With a fresh $4.25 billion pool of capital, a marquee, $3 billion Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer deal in the bag, and a new partner in Europe, media and communications specialist Providence Equity Partners is living up to its name

NameVintageSize ($m)Providence Equity Partners V20044,250Providence Equity Partners IV20002,800Providence Growth Investors1999250Providence Equity Partners III1998940Providence Equity Partners1996364Providence Media Partners1991171KEY EXECUTIVES:

Jonathan Nelson Chief Executive Officer
Glenn Creamer Senior Managing Director
Paul Salem Senior Managing Director
Raymond Mathieu Chief Financial Officer
Michael Angelakis Managing Director
John Hahn Managing Director
Mark Masiello Managing Director
Mark Pelson Esq. Managing Director
Julie Richardson Managing Director
Gustavo Schwed Managing Director

2004: Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer; Panamsat Corp. 2003: Warner Music Group; ProSiebenSat.1 Media AG; Freedom Communications, Inc.; Bresnan Communications; Kerasotes Theatres, Inc; Kabel Deutschland GmbH; Deutsche Telecom ( 6 remaining regional cable businesses); Craig Media Inc. 2002: Casema NV; Transcontinental CC3; Lamco Communications, Inc.; Consolidated Communications Inc.; F&W Publications, Inc. 2001: Northland Cable Networks, LLC; Eircom plc; TransWestern Publishing Company LLC; Riptech Inc.; YES Network 2000: Language Line Services; Centric Telecom; Raw Communications Ltd.;; DigiPlex SA; Front Porch Digital Inc.; Global Metro Networks, Ltd.; Agilera, Inc.; Broadband Gateways; Carolina BroadBand, Inc; Madison River Telephone Company, LLC; Ltd.; Surebridge, Inc.;, Inc.; Star 21 Networks 1999: Netcom Canada, Inc.; Digital Access, Inc.; DigiPlex SA; WINfirst; First Telecom; Mpower Holding Corp.; Universo Online; 360networks; GlobeNet Communications Ltd.; VIA NET.WORKS Inc.; Song Networks Holding AB; Epoch Networks Inc.