Elon Musk Could Have Competition: Thoma Bravo Considers Twitter Bid

Another Possible Bidder For Tribune Papers

The list of potential buyers for Tribune Co. newspapers is growing, with a Chicago-based private equity investor saying that he wants to see the company’s books. His name is Lee Mitchell, and while he’s not as well known as Rupert Murdoch, the conservative Koch brothers or others in the Tribune mix, his background could make him a contender.

Private Equity Firm Buying Telestream

Telestream, a provider of video transcoding and digital media software solutions, announced that private equity investment firm Thoma Bravo LLC has entered into a definitive agreement to purchase Telestream Inc. The company said the deal will “facilitate further growth of Telestream’s core businesses in addition to providing additional capital for further market expansion and acquisition.” […]