NXST - Nexstar Media Group, Inc.

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Nexstar Media Group, Inc.

545 East John Carpenter Freeway
Suite 700
Irving, TX 75062
United States
972-373-8800
http://www.nexstar.tv

SectorConsumer Cyclical
IndustryBroadcasting - TV
Full Time Employees8,360

Key Executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear Born
Mr. Perry A. SookChairman, Pres & CEO10.51M18.47M1958
Mr. Thomas E. CarterExec. VP & CFON/AN/A1958
Mr. Timothy C. BuschPres of Nexstar Broadcasting Inc1.13M732.8k1963
Mr. Gregory R. RaifmanPres of Nexstar Digital LLC933.43kN/A1960
Mr. Brian JonesExec. VP & COO of Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc.N/AN/A1960
Amounts are as of December 31, 2017 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.

Description

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 36 power television stations owned and/or operated by independent third parties. As of December 31, 2017, the company owned, operated, programmed, or provided sales and other services to 170 television stations in 100 markets in the states of Alabama, Arizona, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Connecticut, Florida, Georgia, Hawaii, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Louisiana, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, Nevada, New Mexico, New York, North Carolina, North Dakota, Ohio, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Carolina, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Vermont, Virginia, West Virginia, and Wisconsin. The company's stations reach approximately 43.6 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, 2018 is 9. The pillar scores are Audit: 2; Board: 7; Shareholder Rights: 8; Compensation: 10.

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.