NXST - Nexstar Media Group, Inc.

NasdaqGS - NasdaqGS Real Time Price. Currency in USD

Nexstar Media Group, Inc.

545 East John Carpenter Freeway
Suite 700
Irving, TX 75062
United States

IndustryBroadcasting - TV
Full Time Employees4,006

Key Executives

Mr. Perry A. SookFounder, Exec. Chairman, Pres & CEO1.52MN/A59
Mr. Thomas E. CarterChief Financial Officer and Exec. VP599.16kN/A59
Mr. Timothy C. BuschPres of Nexstar Broadcasting Inc1.21MN/A54
Mr. Brian JonesCOO of Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. and EVP of Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc.807.82k758.81k57
Mr. Brett E. JenkinsChief Technology Officer and Sr. VPN/AN/A47
Amounts are as of December 31, 2016 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. Currency in USD.


Nexstar Media 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 30 power television stations owned and/or operated by independent third parties. As of December 31, 2016, the company owned, operated, programmed, or provided sales and other services to 104 television stations in 62 markets in the states of Alabama, Arizona, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Florida, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Louisiana, Maryland, Michigan, Missouri, Montana, Nevada, New York, North Dakota, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Vermont, Virginia, West Virginia, and Wisconsin. The company’s stations reach approximately 20.8 million viewers. The company was formerly known as Nexstar Broadcasting Group, Inc. and changed its name to Nexstar Media Group, Inc. in January 2017. Nexstar Media Group, Inc. was founded in 1996 and is headquartered in Irving, Texas.

Corporate Governance

Nexstar Media Group, Inc.’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of November 1, 2017 is 7. The pillar scores are Audit: 2; Board: 7; Shareholder Rights: 8; Compensation: 6.

Corporate governance scores courtesy of Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS). Scores indicate decile rank relative to index or region. A decile score of 1 indicates lower governance risk, while a 10 indicates higher governance risk.