Month: May 2006


  • DAN HALYBURTON HIRED TO LEAD EMMIS NEW YORK

    Indianapolis…Emmis Communications Corporation (Nasdaq: EMMS) today announced that Dan Halyburton, Senior Vice President/General Manager Group Operations for Susquehanna Radio Corp., has been hired as Senior Vice President/Market Manager of Emmis New York. Halyburton assumes his new position today, overseeing operations for Emmis’ three New York stations, WQHT-FM (Hot 97), WRKS-FM (Kiss FM) and WQCD-FM (CD101.9).…

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  • Emmis Communications announces gift to New Orleans City Park

    Indianapolis… Emmis Communications Corporation (NASDAQ: EMMS), parent company of New Orleans’ WVUE-TV (Fox 8), today announced its Emmis Relief Fund has given $92,000 to the historic New Orleans City Park. The funds were contributed by Emmis employees and will be applied to restoration efforts in the Amusement Park portion of the City Park, which includes…

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  • CHAIRMAN AND CEO PROPOSES TO ACQUIRE EMMIS COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION’S OUTSTANDING PUBLIC SHARES

    EMMIS COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION ANNOUNCES AGREEMENTS TO SELL WKCF-TV AND KKFR-FM Hearst-Argyle to Purchase Orlando’s WB/CW Affiliate for $217.5 Million; Bonneville to Purchase Phoenix Radio Station for $77.5 Million Chairman and CEO Proposal: Indianapolis, IN, May 8, 2006 – Emmis Communications Corporation (NASDAQ: EMMS) (“Emmis”) today announced that ECC Acquisition, Inc., an Indiana corporation wholly-owned by…

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