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 Employees8,249

Key Executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear Born
Mr. Perry A. SookChairman, Pres & CEO4.52MN/A1958
Mr. Thomas E. CarterExec. VP & CFO1.95MN/A1958
Mr. Timothy C. BuschPres of Nexstar Broadcasting Inc1.39MN/A1963
Mr. Gregory R. RaifmanPres of Nexstar Digital LLC1.15MN/A1960
Mr. Brian JonesExec. VP & COO of Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc.828.11kN/A1960
Amounts are as of December 31, 2018 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. The company focuses on the acquisition, development, and operation of television stations and interactive community Websites in small and medium-sized markets. It offers free over-the-air programming to television viewing audiences. As of December 31, 2018, the company also provides sales, programming, and other services through various local service agreements to 38 power television stations owned and/or operated by independent third parties; owned, operated, programmed, or provided sales and other services to 174 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; and reaches 42.7 million television households. It affiliates of ABC, NBC, FOX, CBS, The CW, MNTV and other broadcast television networks. 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 April 1, 2019 is 10. The pillar scores are Audit: 2; Board: 8; 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.