DataSphere provides technology and sales solutions for leading media companies, covering 108 DMAs and 60 percent of the U.S. population.
Belo Corp. (NYSE: BLC) owns and operates 20 television stations (nine in the top 25 markets) and their associated websites. Belo stations, which include affiliations with ABC, CBS, NBC, FOX and the CW, reach more than 14 percent of U.S. television households in 15 highly-attractive markets. Belo stations rank first or second in nearly all of their local markets.
Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. is one of the largest and most diversified television broadcasting companies in the country today. Sinclair owns and operates, programs or provides sales services to 74 television stations in 45 markets. Sinclair's television group reaches approximately 26.3% of US television households and includes FOX, ABC, MyTV, CW, CBS, NBC and Azteca affiliates.
Gannett is an international media and marketing solutions company providing millions of people with the information they want and connecting them to their communities of interest through multiple platforms, including Internet, mobile, newspapers, magazines and TV.
Fisher Communications (FSCI) is an innovative local media company with television, radio, internet and mobile operations throughout the western United States. Fisher operates 18 television stations, which include network affiliations with ABC, CBS, FOX, Univision and CW that reach 3.5% of U.S. television households, and three radio stations targeting a full range of audience demographics. Fisher Interactive produces more than 120 local and hyper-local websites and delivers comprehensive multiplatform advertising solutions to local businesses.
Local TV is a broadcast holding company created in 2007 to acquire nine heritage television stations in eight mid-sized markets. In 2008, the company acquired eight Fox affiliates previously owned by News Corporation. In 2009, Local TV sold one station in Birmingham, AL and purchased WTVR in Richmond, VA. Local TV is owned by Oak Hill Capital Partners and a consortium of bankers and high-yield lenders.
Morgan Murphy Media operates television stations in Madison and La Crosse, WI (WISC-TV and TVW in Madison, and WKBT-TV and My Network TV in La Crosse). Additionally, the company publishes Madison Magazine, has television stations in three cities in Washington (KXLY-TV, Spokane; KAPP-TV, Yakima; KVEW-TV, Kennewick), plus five radio stations in Grant County in southwest Wisconsin and seven radio stations in and around Spokane, WA.
Raycom Media is one of the nation’s largest broadcasters, and owns and operates 46 television stations in 18 states. Raycom stations cover more than 13 percent of U.S. television households and employ 3,500 individuals in full- and part-time positions. In addition to television stations, Raycom owns Raycom Sports (a marketing, production and events management and distribution company in Charlotte); Raycom Post (a post-production facility in Burbank, California); and Broadview Media (a post production/telecommunications company based in Montgomery).
Cowles California Media Company owns and operates television stations and websites along California's Central Coast. Central Coast News produces daily local news, weather and sports for CBS, FOX, CW, and Telemundo television stations across the Central Coast as well as provides continuously updated local news, weather and sports for more than half a dozen websites. Over-the-air, cable, and satellite TV delivers our daily newscasts to more than 465,500 TV households.
Meredith's local broadcast stations' websites deliver more than 40 million page views to over 4.5 million unique visitors each month. The sites feature on-demand video, with nearly 2 million news clips viewed each month in near-broadcast quality. In addition, the stations’ mobile websites and apps deliver an additional 10 million monthly page views.
Hubbard Broadcasting, Inc is a St. Paul, Minnesota family-owned and -operated broadcasting company with 12 television stations located in Minnesota, New York and New Mexico; 21 radio stations located in Minnesota, Wisconsin, Illinois, Missouri, Ohio and Washington DC; the Hubbard Radio Network, a regional radio network; F & F Productions, one of the premier high-definition remote production companies in the U.S.; and REELZCHANNEL, the national cable and satellite network that is all about movies.
Global Broadcasting LLC Is a broadcasting company in the United States. Global is a Delaware corporation based in San Francisco, California and Providence, Rhode Island and was founded by Kevin O'Brien and Robinson Ewert. Founded in early 2007, Global currently owns WLNE-TV, the ABC affiliate in Providence. This is the company's first television station, purchased from Irvine, California-based Freedom Communications in 2007, who previously owned WLNE since 1983. The owners of Global Broadcasting plan to expand into other regions of the country.
The Weather Channel companies are made up of The Weather Channel® television network, The Weather Channel digital properties, WSI, and Weather Underground. The Weather Channel is based in Atlanta and is seen in more than 100 million U.S. households. The most popular source of weather news and information, The Weather Channel properties reach 60 million monthly Web consumers (weather.com and Desktop) and 30 million monthly mobile users (mobile Web and applications) and offers the second most popular mobile app on all smartphones.
Landmark Media Enterprises LLC is a privately held media company headquartered in Norfolk, Virginia and specializing in cable television, broadcast television, print publishing and Internet publishing. In addition to publishing, it has subsidiaries in what Landmark characterizes as "emerging businesses" that include database marketing, career education and trade shows.
Desert Television LLC Owns and operates KPSP-TV, the CBS affiliate in Palm Springs, California.