Month: December 2002


  • Peter Lund to Join Emmis Board of Directors

    Indianapolis…Emmis Communications Corporation (NASDAQ: EMMS) today announced that Peter Lund, the former President and Chief Executive Officer of CBS Inc. and CBS Television and Cable, has joined the Emmis Communications Board of Directors. “We are fortunate and excited to have someone of Peter’s caliber joining us,” Emmis Chairman and CEO Jeff Smulyan said. “He’s a…

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  • Barry Mayo Hired to Lead Emmis-New York

    Indianapolis…Emmis Communications Corporation (Nasdaq: EMMS) today announced the hiring of Barry Mayo as Senior Vice President/Market Manager of Emmis-New York. “We anticipated the very best candidates making themselves available for this premier position – and we were right,” Emmis Radio President Rick Cummings said. “Barry was one of the original architects of Kiss, New York…

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  • Emmis Announces 3rd Quarter Conference Call

    On Wednesday, January 8, 2003 Emmis Communications will host a conference call to discuss third 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 1.630.395.0024 listen online at www.emmis.com DATE/TIME Wednesday, Jan. 8, 2003 Eastern 9 a.m.…

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  • Emmis Restructures Agreement with Hungarian Government

    Indianapolis…Emmis Communications Corporation (Nasdaq: EMMS) today announced that it has reached an agreement with the Hungarian broadcasting authority, the National Radio and Television Board (ORTT), that will resolve pending issues and extend the company’s national license in Hungary through 2009. “We are thrilled to have the pending issues resolved and look forward to continuing our…

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  • Emmis Announces Dividend on Convertible Preferred Stock

    Indianapolis…Emmis Communications Corporation (NASDAQ: EMMS) today announced that its Board of Directors declared a dividend for its 6.25% convertible preferred stock (NASDAQ: EMMSP), with a record date of Jan. 2, 2003, and a payable date of Jan. 15, 2003. The per share dividend for the quarter is $.78125. One share of Emmis preferred stock is…

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  • Advisory – Upcoming Presentations

    Indianapolis…Jeff Smulyan, Emmis Communications Corporation (Nasdaq: EMMS) Chairman and CEO, and Walter Berger, EVP/CFO, will be speaking at two conferences this week in New York – but you can listen in from your computer. On Wednesday, Dec. 11, they will be presenting at 9 a.m. (Eastern) at the UBS Warburg 30th Annual Media Week Conference,…

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