Emmis Communications Corp.
Emmis Communications Corp. operates radio stations, television stations and publishes magazines. It is a diversified media company, principally focused on radio broadcasting. The company operates as a publicly traded radio portfolio in the United States based on total listeners. It owns 19 FM and three AM radio stations in New York, Los Angeles, St. Louis, Austin, Indianapolis and Terre Haute, IN. Its FM radio stations in Los Angeles and New York are operated pursuant to local marketing agreements whereby third parties provide the programming for the stations and sell all advertising within that programming. The company operates through two segments: Radio and Publishing. Emmis Communications was founded by Jeffrey H. Smulyan in 1979 and is headquartered in Indianapolis, IN.