Emmis Press Releases

Emmis Press Releases

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7/8/2014

Brian D. Sweany Named Editor-in-Chief of Texas Monthly

Austin…Emmis Publishing has named Brian D. Sweany as Editor-in-Chief of Texas Monthly. Sweany began his career at Texas Monthly as an intern in 1996 and worked his way up to become senior executive editor. The award-winning magazine has chronicled life in contemporary Texas since 1973. The nationally recognized authority on ... read more »
7/1/2014

Emmis Announces First-Quarter Earnings Call and Annual Shareholders Meeting

On Wednesday, July 9, 2014, Emmis Communications (Nasdaq: EMMS) will host a conference call to discuss first-quarter results. Emmis Chairman/Chief Executive Officer Jeff Smulyan and Chief Financial Officer/Chief Operating Officer Patrick Walsh will host the call. After opening comments, Smulyan and Walsh will respond to questions submitted via email to ... read more »
6/16/2014

Emmis Purchases Controlling Interest in Dynamic Pricing Company Digonex

Indianapolis….Emmis Communications Corporation (Nasdaq: EMMS) today announced it has purchased a controlling interest in Digonex, a dynamic pricing company with clients including major sports teams, retailers, cultural institutions, and entertainment companies. “We are certain that dynamic pricing is the future of all inventory management,” said Emmis Chairman and CEO Jeff ... read more »
5/20/2014

Cox Media Group Connects with TagStation to Deliver Hybrid Radio Content

Joining the industry-wide effort to provide a compelling over-the-air radio listening experience on the smartphone, Cox Media Group (CMG) has chosen TagStation data service to supplement its FM radio programming with enhanced hybrid content. The move will give its more than 14 million radio listeners a new way to hear, ... read more »
4/22/2014

Emmis Announces Investment in Funkmaster Flex

Indianapolis…. Emmis Communications Corporation (Nasdaq: EMMS) has entered into a joint venture with Flexco, owned by popular Emmis personality Funkmaster Flex,  to build a network of owned and operated digital platforms for Emmis’ biggest personalities. One of radio’s most visible personalities, Flex has built a large online and mobile audience with ... read more »
4/14/2014

TEXAS MONTHLY COMMENTS ON LAWSUIT FILED AGAINST THE NEW YORK TIMES COMPANY

AUSTIN, TEXAS—On Friday, April 11, 2014, Texas Monthly magazine filed suit in the Texas District Court located in Travis County against the New York Times for causing Texas Monthly’s editor, Jake Silverstein, to breach his employment agreement to accept employment with the Times. Despite having been previously informed that Texas ... read more »
3/31/2014

Emmis Announces Fourth-Quarter and Full-Year Earnings Call

On Thursday, April 3, 2014, Emmis Communications (Nasdaq: EMMS) will host a conference call to discuss fourth-quarter and full-year earnings. Emmis Chairman/Chief Executive Officer Jeff Smulyan and Chief Financial Officer/Chief Operating Officer Patrick Walsh will host the call. After opening comments, Smulyan and Walsh will respond to questions submitted via ... read more »
3/4/2014

EMMIS AWARDED FAVORABLE RULING IN PREFERRED STOCK LITIGATION

Indianapolis…Judge Sarah Evans Barker of the United States District Court, Southern District of Indiana, has ruled in favor of Emmis Communications (Nasdaq: EMMS) in a suit filed by dissident preferred shareholders. “We were confident in our position, and the federal court has confirmed it,” said Jeff Smulyan, President and CEO ... read more »
2/11/2014

Emmis Announces Acquisition of WBLS-FM and WLIB-AM in New York - $131 million accretive transaction will nearly double company’s station operating income

Indianapolis…Emmis Communications Corporation (Nasdaq: EMMS) has reached an agreement with YMF Media to purchase urban adult contemporary WBLS 107.5 FM, the No. 2 radio station in New York, and its sister station, WLIB 1190 AM, NY’s first African-American targeted station offering an urban gospel format, for $131 million in cash.      ... read more »
1/13/2014

Marian Conicella Named VP of National Sales for Emmis Publishing

Indianapolis…Marian Conicella, Vice President, Publisher and Chief Revenue Officer of Philadelphia magazine and a 30-year veteran of MetroCorp, has been named Vice President of National Sales for Emmis Publishing.  Conicella’s appointment will allow the current Group Publisher/VP National Sales, Amy Saralegui, to re-focus exclusively on her duties as Publisher of ... read more »

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