NEWS

Hispanic Yellow Pages Network Announces Washington, D.C. Acquisition

Boston (Sept 3, 2004) - Hispanic Yellow Pages Network LLC, led by yellow page industry veterans Patrice Listfield and Luis Bermudez, has closed on its acquisition of the leading independent Hispanic yellow pages directory business serving the Washington, D.C., Maryland and Northern Virginia markets.

As previously announced, HYP Network has also completed its acquisitions of the leading independent Hispanic yellow pages directory businesses serving Dallas and Houston, Orlando and Tampa, and Chicago.

HYP Network is an investment venture formed by ABRY Partners, Listfield and Bermudez in order to become the leading independent provider of yellow page directories targeted to Hispanic communities throughout the United States. The Company intends to expand its operations to other leading Hispanic markets.

ABRY Partners, based in Boston, is one of the oldest and largest private equity funds in North America investing exclusively in media and communications companies. ABRY has over $2.0 billion of capital under management and since 1989 has completed over $7.0 billion of leveraged transactions in the media and communications industries.