Month: June 2002


  • EMMIS COMMUNICATIONS SIGNS RETRANSMISSION CONSENT AGREEMENT WITH DIRECTV

    Indianapolis – Emmis Communications Corporation (Nasdaq: EMMS) announced that it has reached a retransmission agreement with DIRECTV Inc. to offer Emmis’ WKCF-TV (Orlando) and KOIN-TV (Portland, Oregon). Orlando’s WB affiliate, WKCF-TV, began airing on Friday, June 14, 2002, while Portland’s CBS affiliate, KOIN-TV, will begin airing in the near future. Terms of the agreement were…

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  • EMMIS COMMUNICATIONS APPOINTS ERNST & YOUNG AS INDEPENDENT AUDITOR

    Indianapolis – Emmis Communications Corporation (NASDAQ: EMMS) today announced the appointment of Ernst & Young LLP as the company’s independent auditor, replacing Arthur Andersen LLP. Emmis Chairman and CEO Jeff Smulyan said, “Emmis has received excellent service over our eight year relationship with Arthur Andersen – they have been fair and trustworthy in all our…

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  • FIRST QUARTER CONFERENCE CALL

    On Tuesday, June 25, 2002 Emmis Communications will host a conference call to discuss first quarter earnings. Emmis Chairman/Chief Executive Officer Jeff Smulyan and Executive Vice President/Chief Financial Officer Walter Berger will host the call. To access this conference call, please dial 1.712.257.0400 or listen online at www.emmis.com DATE/TIME: Tuesday, June 25, 2002 Eastern: 9…

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