Media General, Inc.
| New York Stock Exchange: MEG
Similar to: Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc.
Media General, Inc. operates as a broadcast television and digital media company. The company operates as a provider of news, information and entertainment across broadcast television stations and their associated digital media and mobile platforms. Its stations serve consumers and advertisers in strong local markets, primarily in the Southeastern U.S. The company's broadcast operations include 18 network-affiliated television stations and their associated digital and mobile media services. Its network affiliations include eight NBC stations, eight CBS, one ABC and one CW. The company was founded by James A. Cowardin in 1850 and is headquartered in Richmond, VA.