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    Nexstar Broadcasting Group, Inc. (NXST)

    39.91 Down 2.31(5.47%) Feb 5, 4:00PM EST
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    Nexstar Broadcasting Group, Inc.
    545 East John Carpenter Freeway
    Suite 700
    Irving, TX 75062
    United States - Map
    Phone: 972-373-8800
    Website: http://www.nexstar.tv

    Index Membership:N/A
    Industry:Broadcasting - TV
    Full Time Employees:3,110

    Business Summary 

    Nexstar Broadcasting Group, Inc. operates as a television broadcasting and digital media company in the United States. It focuses on the acquisition, development, and operation of television stations and interactive community Websites in medium-sized markets. The company offers free over-the-air programming to television viewing audiences. It also provides sales, programming, and other services through various local service agreements to 23 stations and 3 digital multi-cast channels owned and/or operated by independent third parties. As of December 31, 2014, the company owned, operated, programmed, or provided sales and other services to 87 television stations and 26 digital multicast channels in 49 markets in the states of Illinois, Indiana, Maryland, Missouri, Montana, Tennessee, Texas, Pennsylvania, Louisiana, Arkansas, Alabama, New York, Florida, Wisconsin, Michigan, Utah, Vermont, California, Iowa, Colorado, and Virginia. The company’s stations reach approximately 16.2 million viewers. Nexstar Broadcasting Group, Inc. was founded in 1996 and is headquartered in Irving, Texas.

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    Corporate Governance 
    Nexstar Broadcasting Group, Inc.’s ISS Governance QuickScore as of Feb 1, 2016 is 8. The pillar scores are Audit: 2; Board: 9; Shareholder Rights: 8; Compensation: 7.
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    Key Executives 
    Mr. Perry A. Sook , 58
    Founder, Exec. Chairman, Chief Exec. Officer, Pres, Chief Exec. Officer of Nexstar Broadcasting Inc, Pres of Nexstar Broadcasting Inc and Director of Nexstar Broadcasting Inc
    Mr. Thomas E. Carter , 58
    Chief Financial Officer and Exec. VP
    Mr. Timothy C. Busch , 53
    Co-Chief Operating Officer and Exec. VP
    Mr. Brian Jones , 56
    Co-Chief Operating Officer and Exec. VP
    Mr. Thomas M. O'Brien , 55
    Chief Revenue Officer and Exec. VP of Digital Media
    Amounts are as of Dec 31, 2014 and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay is salary, bonuses, etc.Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year.
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