Profile: Media General Inc (MEG.N)
24 Nov 2015
Media General, Inc., formerly Mercury New Holdco, Inc., incorporated on March 19, 2014, is a connected-screen multimedia company. The Company provides news, information and entertainment. The Company has two segments: Broadcast and Digital. Its Broadcast segment includes around 71 television stations that are either owned, operated or serviced by the Company in around 48 United States markets, all of which are engaged principally in the sale of television advertising. The Company's Digital segment includes the operating results of the digital companies: LIN Digital, LIN Mobile, HYFN, Inc. (HYFN), Dedicated Media, Inc. (Dedicated Media), BiteSize TV and Federated Media, as well as the business operations related to the television station companion Websites.
The Company's digital company, LIN Digital, provides display and video advertising on LIN Digital's advertising network. LIN Mobile provides mobile advertising, including software to optimize audience reach. Federated Media provides display and video advertising on a network of Website publishers, including lifestyle bloggers. Dedicated Media provides marketing, data focusing and analytics for digital marketing campaigns. HYFN is a full service digital agency that develops and implements mobile, social and Web experiences. BiteSize TV is a video content creator.
Media General Inc
333 E Franklin St
RICHMOND VA 23219-2213
Company Web Links
- Media General rejects Nexstar's takeover offer, but open to talks
- UPDATE 2-Media General rejects Nexstar's takeover offer, but open to talks
- Media General rejects Nexstar's takeover offer
- Media General board close to endorsing Nexstar's offer -Bloomberg
- Starboard discloses stake in Media General, backs Nexstar deal