Anderson Pacific Corporation leads investor groups in partnerships with strong management teams who acquire companies predominantly in telecommunications and media.

This page describes the projects currently associated with Anderson Pacific Corporation.
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  • BlockShopper

    BlockShopper

    Founded in 2006, BlockShopper is a local news and market data service for current and aspiring homeowners, home buyers and home sellers. In short, BlockShopper is one part community newspaper, one part ultimate hyper-local real estate research tool.

    • Anderson Pacific was one of the original investors, advised in funding rounds and business plan development.
    • The company has expanded its scope and is now a robust local content generating service to several major newspaper brands in the US.
    • Visit blockshopper.com
  • Digital Capital Partners

    Digital Capital Partners

    Located at 725 S. Wells St in downtown Chicago, Digital Capital Partners offers wholesale data center space to its customers in flexible configurations. The 55,000 sf facility has robust connectivity, abundant power and heavy floor loading.

    • Operating in a supply constrained downtown Chicago market.
    • On the major fiber optic network (F- Ring) with ultra low latency to other major downtown data center facilities.
    • Customizable suites with N or N+1 configurations.
    • Visit digitalcapitalpartnersllc.com
  • Fiberlink

    FiberLink

    In conjunction with three local independent telephone companies, APC formed FiberLink, LLC to own, a 2,000 mile dark fiber route from Chicago to Denver and Chicago to New Orleans with abundant dark fiber and blank conduit assets. FiberLink provides access to its networks by granting Rights to Use to tenants for up to 20 year terms.

    • Acquired in 2004 out of bankruptcy from Pathnet Operating Inc. estate
    • 25+ different telecom and enterprise users ranging from the largest carriers in the industry to local ISP’s.
    • Major fiber optic transport network.
    • Visit fiberlinknow.com
  • Great Western Communications

    Great Western Communications

    Great Western Communications, LLC is a point to point microwave network that stretches from the Great Plains through the Rocky Mountains to Seattle. It also has an exclusive Rights of Use on a route that runs from Houston to near Chicago and Chicago to Amarillo. The combined routes traverse nearly 200 sites.

    • The owned assets founded by Western Tele Communications Inc. were acquired by GWC from XC Networks, Ltd in December, 2008.
    • 40 + major telecom customers.
    • Formed in conjunction with affiliates of two Midwest independent telephone companies.
    • Visit greatwesterncommunications.com
  • Hilbert Communications

    Hilbert Communications

    Hilbert Communications is the largest wholesale provider of wireless rural telecommunication services in the Upper Midwest. Offering state-of-the-art global connectivity to rural communities in Wisconsin while unlocking the economic capacity of underserved markets, Hilbert Communications believes strongly in enhancing the quality of life for rural residents and advancing educational initiatives through superior telecommunications access.

    • Supplies wireless cell service and internet to underserved markets.
    • Owns spectrum, back-haul fiber network, towers, and electronics.
    • Ownership by over twenty independent telephone companies and prominent investors.
    • Visit hilbertcommunications.com
  • i700

    i700

    i700, LLC was the 17th largest holder of A & B block 700MHz spectrum from FCC auction 73. At that time, its holdings consisted of an eight market footprint in Illinois, Western Indiana and Western Kentucky, including the cities of Champaign, Terra Haute, Evansville and Paducah.

    • In mid 2010, i700 sold six of its eight license holdings or one-half of its PoP’s to one of its partners.
    • i700 A Block, LLC currently owns roughly one million PoP’s in the contiguous markets of Evansville, IN and Paducah, KY
    • It plans to create a seamless footprint in its service area to provide mobile telecommunications services of voice, video and data to the residents and businesses in its territory.
    • Visit i700llc.com
  • iTextAlert

    iTextAlert

    iTextAlert is a wireless monitoring system that combines the simplicity of do-it-yourself devices with the advanced technology of technician-installed components. iTextAlert provides peace of mind for homeowners and businesses to know when the environment changes in their desired monitoring location.

    • Monitors changes in voltage, temperature, on / off, movement, and wet / dry.
    • Alerts provided via text messages (SMS) or pre recorded call.
    • Slated to launch, first Quarter 2012.
    • Visit itextalert.com
  • Moonshado

    Moonshado

    Moonshado Inc. provides global messaging (SMS) gateway services dedicated to serve businesses and mobile network operators with tools to engage and serve their customers. Moonshado provides both cost-savings and effective solutions that enable companies to expand their reach into mobile.

    • Supports Global SMS Hubbing enabling its customers to be connected to more than 850 mobile operators.
    • Has launched and hosts many applications providing alerts, notifications, coupons, contests, and retention programs with its complete suite of mobile centric products.
    • Supports SMS Aggregation delivering messages to over 200 countries.
    • Visit moonshado.com
  • RuralCom

    RuralCom

    RuralCom Corporation is focused on expanding cellular service to unserved or underserved rural areas across Canada.

    • Owns valuable 850 MHz spectrum in Northern Canada
    • Plans to build sites in underserved marketing with little or no existing service.
  • TransportWave

    TransportWave

    TransportWave, LLC was organized to provide alternative back-haul services for wireless carriers. TransportWave designs, implements, owns, operates and maintains microwave backhaul systems without charging their clients a non-recurring fee for its services.

    • Significant OpEx savings from their current transport costs with a more reliable transport system.
    • Readily scalable transport network.
    • Strong management team with previous successful exits from the tower infrastructure business.
    • Visit transportwave.com

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  • Galaxy American Communications, L.L.C.

    This cable TV company, with over 30,000 subscribers, was formed by Galaxy Telecom, LP and two entities controlled by APC in 1998 by combining certain rural cable systems owned by three entities in the Midwest.

  • Telnet Communications, L.C.

    This company, formed in 1994 and sold in 2003, was owned by 19 Iowa independent telephone companies and an affiliate of APC. It owned over 7,000 cable TV subscribers in cable systems in Iowa.

  • Illinet Communications of Central Illinois, L.L.C.

    Another telephone consortium put together by APC was made up of an entity controlled by APC and 11 Illinois independent companies each of whom committed from $200,000 to $356,000 of equity capital per unit. Illinet was formed in January, 1995 and owns a 9,500-subscriber group of cable systems in Central Illinois.

  • Alpine Communications, L.C.

    This consortium of 13 Iowa independent telephone companies acquired five telephone exchanges in a contiguous area of Northeast Iowa from US West Communications, Inc. in 1997. This company served over 7,000 access line customers and over 1,000 cable television subscribers.

  • Telephone Acquisition Group, LLC (TAG)

    APC was involved in the organization of 65 independent telephone companies to acquire 300,000 access line telephone exchanges from GTE Iowa. The group raised over $900 million in capital commitments from some of the largest financial institutions in the United States, but was unsuccessful in acquiring this opportunity at auction.

  • Illinet Communications of Central Illinois, LLC

    Another telephone consortium, put together by APC and eleven Illinois independent companies, was formed in 1995 and owned a 10,000 subscriber group of cable systems in Central Illinois that was sold in 2000.

  • TelePartners, LLC

    This company was formed in 1998 by APC and four independent telephone companies. It owned over 20,000 cable TV subscribers it acquired from five entities in multiple Iowa and Nebraska communities between Sioux City and Omaha.

  • Mobile Telephone, LLC

    With a local independent telephone exchange carrier in Nebraska, APC contributed the PCS license it holds via a transaction it entered into with US West to develop an operating wireless and data service between Omaha and Denver. The licenses were sold back to US West predecessor at a profit.

  • Direct Broadcast Satellite Partnership

    APC was instrumental in developing a unique partnership arrangement with Direct TV-the world’s largest provider of DBS video services-to greatly expand the service territories served by APC’s cable TV affiliate that successfully combined the benefits of DBS with that of local cable.

  • Adpath Television Network, LLC

    APC, with partners, explored the development of a unique service to sell, deliver and insert advertising spots in unused channels on local cable television systems that was never launched and disbanded in 2000.

  • Towers, LLC

    APC brought together eight individual investors to fund the acquisition of over 20 communications towers along the interstate highway system in South Carolina that was successfully sold to American Tower Corporation in 1999.

  • Ready Mobile , LLC

    APC assisted the management founders of this prepaid wireless telephone service with strategic advice and capital formation. A preceding company, Dynamic Telecard LLC, in conjunction with the same team, was successfully sold in 2005.

    • Is a national distribution network of nearly 10,000 retail locations.
    • Sales grew from $1 million to $25 million in three years
    • Sold in 2005 to NASDAQ company for a return to investors at over 20-times their investment
    • Dynamic Telecard’s management team is rolling out a new MVNO product to market wireless telephony services, Ready Mobile.
  • Great States News Group, LLC

    Founded in 2003, GSN acquires groups of local media outlets to consolidate operations and boost profitability. The first acquisition was a group of local weekly newspapers surrounding Champaign, IL, which resulted in a 12% growth in annual revenues which was eventually sold to the regional daily newspaper in the area.

    • APC provides management expertise, and investors previously affiliated with APC transactions provide capital
    • APC will invest in unique media opportunities in niche markets and exploit these opportunities with a strong web presence