Federal Communications Commission
Washington, D.C. 20554
Approved by OMB
3060-0010 (June 2002)
FCC 323
FOR FCC USE ONLY
 
OWNERSHIP REPORT FOR COMMERCIAL BROADCAST STATIONS

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FOR COMMISSION USE ONLY
FILE NO.

BON - 20030801CEZ
Section I - General Information
1. Legal Name of the Applicant 
NEW VISION GROUP, LLC
Mailing Address
3500 LENOX ROAD
SUITE 640
City
ATLANTA
State or Country (if foreign address)
GA
ZIP Code
30326 -
Telephone Number (include area code)
4049954711
E-Mail Address (if available) 
FCC Registration Number:
0008370900
Call Sign 
Facility ID Number 
19654
2. Contact Representative (if other than Licensee/Permittee)
ELIZABETH HAMMOND
Firm or Company Name
DRINKER BIDDLE & REATH LLP
Telephone Number (include area code)
2028428843
E-Mail Address (if available)
EHAMMOND@DBR.COM
3. Name of entity, if other than licensee or permittee, for which report is filed
NEW VISION GROUP, LLC
Mailing Address
3500 LENOX ROAD
SUITE 640

City
ATLANTA
State or Country (if foreign address)
GA
ZIP Code
30326 -
Telephone Number (include area code)
4049954711
E-Mail Address (if available)
4. If this application has been submitted without a fee, indicate reason for fee exemption (see 47 C.F.R. Section 1.1114):
Governmental Entity Fee-exempt Report Other
N/A (Fee Required)



Section II - Ownership Information

5.

a. Biennial b. Transfer of Control or Assignment of License/Permit c. Other
d. Amendment to pending application


for the following stations:

[Enter Station Information]


Station List


This Report is filed for the following stations:

Call Letters
Facility ID Number
Location (City/State)
Class of service
WISE-TV 13960 FORT WAYNE IN TV


Call Letters
Facility ID Number
Location (City/State)
Class of service
KSBY 19654 SAN LUIS OBISP CA TV


Call Letters
Facility ID Number
Location (City/State)
Class of service
K59CD 19656 SANTA BARBARA CA TX


Call Letters
Facility ID Number
Location (City/State)
Class of service
KVII-TV 40446 AMARILLO TX TV


Call Letters
Facility ID Number
Location (City/State)
Class of service
KVIH-TV 40450 CLOVIS NM TV


Call Letters
Facility ID Number
Location (City/State)
Class of service
K24DU 40445 DORA NM TX


Call Letters
Facility ID Number
Location (City/State)
Class of service
K26DR 40444 SAN JON NM TX


Call Letters
Facility ID Number
Location (City/State)
Class of service
K43BU 40448 CLOVIS NM TX


Call Letters
Facility ID Number
Location (City/State)
Class of service
K57CW 40447 FRIONA/BOVINA TX TX



All of the information furnished in this Report is accurate as of 07/30/2003 (Date must comply with 47 C.F.R. Section 73.3615(a), i.e., information must be current within 60 days of filing of this report, when 5(a) below is checked.)

This Report is filed for (check one)
6.
Respondent is:
Sole proprietorship Not-for-profit corporation Limited partnership
For-profit corporation General partnership Other
If "Other", describe nature of the respondent in an Exhibit.
[Exhibit 1]
7.
List all contracts and other instruments required to be filed by 47 C.F.R. Section 73.3613.   (Only licensees, permittees, or a reporting entity with a majority interest in or that otherwise exercises de facto control over the subject licensee or permittee shall respond.)

[Enter Contract/Instrument Information]


Contracts/Instruments Information


List all contracts and other instruments required to be filed by 47 C.F.R. Section 73.3613. (Only licensees, permittees, or a reporting entity with a majority interest in or that otherwise exercises de facto control over the subject shall respond.)

Description of contract or instrument Name of person or organization with whom contract is made Date of Execution Date of Expiration
SEE BOA-20030228AQX


8. Capitalization (Only licensees, permittees, or a reporting entity with a majority interest in or that otherwise exercises de facto control over the subject licensee or permittee shall respond.)

[Enter Capitalization Information]



9.
(a.) List the respondent, and, if other than a natural person, its officers, directors, stockholders and other entities with attributable interests, non-insulated partners and/or members. If a corporation or partnership holds an attributable interest in the respondent, list separately its officers, directors, stockholders and other entities with attributable interests, non-insulated partners and/or members. Create a separate row for each individual or entity. Attach supplemental pages, if necessary.
[Enter Owner Information]

Owner Information

List the respondent, and, if other than a natural person, its officers, directors, stockholders and other entities with attributable interests, non-insulated partners and/or members. If a corporation or partnership holds an attributable interest in the respondent, list separately its officers, directors, stockholders and other entities with attributable interests, non-insulated partners and/or members. Create a separate row for each individual or entity. Attach supplemental pages, if necessary.
(Read carefully - The numbered items below refer to line numbers in the following table.)
1. Name and address of respondent and each party to the respondent holding an attributable interest (if other than individual also show name, address and citizenship of natural person authorized to vote the stock or holding the attributable interest). List the respondent first, officers next, then directors and, thereafter, remaining stockholders and other entities with attributable interests, and partners.
2. Gender (male or female).
3. Ethnicity (check one).
4. Race (select one or more).
5. Citizenship.
6. Positional interest: Officer, director, general partner, limited partner, LLC member, investor/creditor attributable under the Commission's equity/debt plus standard, etc.
7. Percentage of votes.
8. Percentage of total assets (equity debt plus).

1. Name and Address NEW VISION GROUP, LLC, 3500 LENOX ROAD, SUITE 640, ATLANTA, GA 30326
2. Gender (male or female)
3. Ethnicity (check one) Hispanic or Latino
Not Hispanic or Latino
4. Race (select one or more) American Indian or Alaska Native
Asian
Black or African American
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
White
5. Citizenship DE
6. Positional Interest RESPONDENT
7. Percentage of votes
8. Percentage of total assets (equity debt plus)

1. Name and Address ARLINGTON CAPITAL PARTNERS, L.P., 600 NEW HAMPSHIRE AVENUE, SUITE 660, WASHINGTON, DC 20037
2. Gender (male or female)
3. Ethnicity (check one) Hispanic or Latino
Not Hispanic or Latino
4. Race (select one or more) American Indian or Alaska Native
Asian
Black or African American
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
White
5. Citizenship DE
6. Positional Interest MAJORITY MEMBER
7. Percentage of votes 95.30
8. Percentage of total assets (equity debt plus) 89.50

1. Name and Address ACP/NV HOLDINGS, LLC, 600 NEW HAMPSHIRE AVENUE, NW, SUITE 660, WASHINGTON, DC 20037
2. Gender (male or female)
3. Ethnicity (check one) Hispanic or Latino
Not Hispanic or Latino
4. Race (select one or more) American Indian or Alaska Native
Asian
Black or African American
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
White
5. Citizenship DE
6. Positional Interest MEMBER
7. Percentage of votes 0.00
8. Percentage of total assets (equity debt plus) 5.80

1. Name and Address ARLINGTON EMPLOYEE CO-INVESTMENT, LLC, 600 NEW HAMPSHIRE AVENUE, NW, SUITE 660, WASHINGTON, DC 20037
2. Gender (male or female)
3. Ethnicity (check one) Hispanic or Latino
Not Hispanic or Latino
4. Race (select one or more) American Indian or Alaska Native
Asian
Black or African American
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
White
5. Citizenship DE
6. Positional Interest MEMBER
7. Percentage of votes 0.50
8. Percentage of total assets (equity debt plus) 0.50

1. Name and Address PETE DESNOES, 47-475 VINTAGE DRIVE EAST, INDIAN WELLS, CA 92210
2. Gender (male or female) Male
3. Ethnicity (check one) Hispanic or Latino
Not Hispanic or Latino
4. Race (select one or more) American Indian or Alaska Native
Asian
Black or African American
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
White
5. Citizenship US
6. Positional Interest MEMBER & DIRECTOR
7. Percentage of votes 0.10
8. Percentage of total assets (equity debt plus) 0.10

1. Name and Address W.A. RIPPERTON RIORDAN, 1623 CORRAL LANE, ST PAUL, MN 55125
2. Gender (male or female) Male
3. Ethnicity (check one) Hispanic or Latino
Not Hispanic or Latino
4. Race (select one or more) American Indian or Alaska Native
Asian
Black or African American
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
White
5. Citizenship US
6. Positional Interest MEMBER & DIRECTOR
7. Percentage of votes 0.10
8. Percentage of total assets (equity debt plus) 0.10

1. Name and Address JOHN DAWSON, 5400 WOODFIELD DRIVE NORTH, CARMEL, IN 46033
2. Gender (male or female) Male
3. Ethnicity (check one) Hispanic or Latino
Not Hispanic or Latino
4. Race (select one or more) American Indian or Alaska Native
Asian
Black or African American
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
White
5. Citizenship US
6. Positional Interest MEMBER
7. Percentage of votes 0.50
8. Percentage of total assets (equity debt plus) 0.50

1. Name and Address WADE O'HAGAN, 230 VIA LA PAZ, SAN LUIS OBISPO, CA 93401
2. Gender (male or female) Male
3. Ethnicity (check one) Hispanic or Latino
Not Hispanic or Latino
4. Race (select one or more) American Indian or Alaska Native
Asian
Black or African American
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
White
5. Citizenship US
6. Positional Interest MEMBER
7. Percentage of votes 0.00
8. Percentage of total assets (equity debt plus) 0.00

1. Name and Address WILLIAM TIMOTHY PERRY, 2313 BRANT STREET, ARROYO GRANDE, CA 93401
2. Gender (male or female) Male
3. Ethnicity (check one) Hispanic or Latino
Not Hispanic or Latino
4. Race (select one or more) American Indian or Alaska Native
Asian
Black or African American
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
White
5. Citizenship US
6. Positional Interest MEMBER
7. Percentage of votes 0.00
8. Percentage of total assets (equity debt plus) 0.00

1. Name and Address LYNN FAIRBANKS, 6313 CROCKETT STREET, AMARILLO, TX 7911
2. Gender (male or female) Male
3. Ethnicity (check one) Hispanic or Latino
Not Hispanic or Latino
4. Race (select one or more) American Indian or Alaska Native
Asian
Black or African American
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
White
5. Citizenship US
6. Positional Interest MEMBER
7. Percentage of votes 0.00
8. Percentage of total assets (equity debt plus) 0.00

1. Name and Address ERIC SIMONTIS, 3335 SUGAR VALLEY TRAIL, ALPHARETTA, GA 30022
2. Gender (male or female) Male
3. Ethnicity (check one) Hispanic or Latino
Not Hispanic or Latino
4. Race (select one or more) American Indian or Alaska Native
Asian
Black or African American
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
White
5. Citizenship US
6. Positional Interest MEMBER
7. Percentage of votes 0.00
8. Percentage of total assets (equity debt plus) 0.00

1. Name and Address LAURA HILSEN, 4058 IVEY GATE, CHAMBLEE, GA 30341
2. Gender (male or female) Female
3. Ethnicity (check one) Hispanic or Latino
Not Hispanic or Latino
4. Race (select one or more) American Indian or Alaska Native
Asian
Black or African American
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
White
5. Citizenship US
6. Positional Interest MEMBER
7. Percentage of votes 0.00
8. Percentage of total assets (equity debt plus) 0.00

1. Name and Address JASON ELKIN, 11 WEST ANDREWS DRIVE, NW, ATLANTA, GA 30305
2. Gender (male or female) Male
3. Ethnicity (check one) Hispanic or Latino
Not Hispanic or Latino
4. Race (select one or more) American Indian or Alaska Native
Asian
Black or African American
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
White
5. Citizenship US
6. Positional Interest MEMBER, CHAIRMAN, CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER & DIRECTOR
7. Percentage of votes 2.80
8. Percentage of total assets (equity debt plus) 2.80

1. Name and Address JOHN HEINEN, 755 LAKE SUMMITE DRIVE, ALTANTA, GA 30342
2. Gender (male or female) Male
3. Ethnicity (check one) Hispanic or Latino
Not Hispanic or Latino
4. Race (select one or more) American Indian or Alaska Native
Asian
Black or African American
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
White
5. Citizenship US
6. Positional Interest MEMBER, PRESIDENT, SECRETARY & DIRECTOR
7. Percentage of votes 0.70
8. Percentage of total assets (equity debt plus) 0.70


(b) Respondent certifies that equity and financial interests not set forth in response to Question 9(a) are non-attributable. Yes No

N/A

See Explanation in
[Exhibit 2]

(c) Is the respondent or any party holding an attributable interest in the respondent also the holder of an attributable interest in any other broadcast station or in any cable or newspaper entities in the same market or with overlapping signals in the same broadcast service, as described in 47 C.F.R. Sections 73.3555 and 76.501? Yes No
If "Yes", submit an Exhibit identifying the holder of that other attributable interest, listing the call signs, locations and facilities identifiers of such other broadcast stations, and describing the nature and size of the ownership interest and the positions held in the other broadcast, cable or newspaper entities. [Exhibit 3]
(d) Are any of the individuals listed in response to Question 9(a) related as parent-child, husband-wife, brothers and sisters?

Yes No

 

If "Yes", submit an Exhibit setting forth full information as to the family relationship

[Exhibit 4]

(e) Is respondent seeking an attribution exemption for any officer or director with duties unrelated to the licensee or permittee?

If "Yes", submit an Exhibit identifying that individual by name and title, fully describing that individual's duties and responsibilities, and explaining why that individual should not be attributed an interest.

Yes No

[Exhibit 5]



SECTION III - CERTIFICATION


I certify that I am CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER

(Official Title)


of NVG-FORT WAYNE II, LLC

(Exact legal title or name of respondent)


and that I have examined this Report and that to the best of my knowledge and belief, all statements in this Report are true, correct and complete.

(Date of certification must be within 60 days of the date shown in Question 5, Section II and in no event prior to that date.)

Signature
JASON ELKIN
Date
08/01/2003
Telephone Number of Respondent (Include area code) 4049954711

WILLFUL FALSE STATEMENTS ON THIS FORM ARE PUNISHABLE BY FINE AND/OR IMPRISONMENT (U.S. CODE, TITLE 18, SECTION 1001), AND/OR REVOCATION OF ANY STATION LICENSE OR CONSTRUCTION PERMIT (U.S. CODE, TITLE 47, SECTION 312(a)(1)), AND/OR FORFEITURE (U.S. CODE, TITLE 47, SECTION 503).



Exhibits
Exhibit 1
Description:
RESPONDENT

RESPONDENT IS A LIMITED LIABILITY COMPANY

Attachment 1


Exhibit 2
Description:
OTHER EQUITY AND FINANCIAL INTERESTS

THE OWNERSHIP REPORTS FOR THE PARENT ENTITIES OF NEW VISION GROUP, LLC WERE SUBMITTED WITH THE POST-CONSUMMATION OWNERSHIP REPORT FOR WISE-TV (FORMERLY WKJG-TV), FORT WAYNE, INDIANA, FACILITY NO. 13960 FILED ON FEBRUARY 28, 2003.

IN ADDITION, CERTAIN MEMBERS OF NEW VISION GROUP, LLC (SHOWN WITH 0% TOTAL ASSETS ON THE ABOVE CHARTS) HOLD EQUITY SUBJECT TO CERTAIN QUALIFICATIONS THAT MAKE THE COMPANY UNABLE TO CALCULATE THE CURRENT PERCENTAGE OF TOTAL ASSETS EACH WOULD RECEIVE ON A SALE OF THE COMPANY.

Attachment 2


Exhibit 3
Description:
OTHER AUTHORIZATIONS

NEW VISION GROUP, LLC ('NVG')HAS NO OTHER ATTRIBUTABLE INTERESTS.

PETER DESNOES, A DIRECTOR AND MEMBER OF NVG, ALSO HOLDS A FIFTY-TWO (52) PERCENT INTEREST IN WESTWIND COMMUNICATIONS, L.L.C., THE LICENSEE OF TELEVISION BROADCAST STATION KBAK-TV, BAKERSFIELD, CALIFORNIA, FACILITY NO.4148.

WADE O'HAGAN, A MEMBER OF NVG, HOLDS A MEMBERSHIP INTEREST IN SJL NORTHEAST, LLC, WHICH IS THE PARENT OF SJL NORTHEAST LICENSE SUBSIDIARY, LLC, THE LICENSEE OF TELEVISION BROADCAST STATION WBNG-TV, BINGHAMTON, NEW YORK, FACILITY NO. 23337 AND WTAJ-TV, ALTOONA, PENNSYLVANIA, FACILITY NO. 23341.

Attachment 3