September 26, 2016 5:15 AM ET


Company Overview of Hearst Television Inc.

Company Overview

Hearst Television Inc., a multi-media company, owns and operates local television and radio stations in the United States. The company’s TV stations broadcast video channels that feature local and national news, weather, information, sports and entertainment programming, and local community service-oriented programs; and local and national public-affairs, interview programs, and specials. Its stations also host and operate digital online and mobile platforms that extend the company’s brands and content to local, national, and international audiences. In addition, the company provides Internet broadcasting services. Hearst Television Inc. was formerly known as Hearst-Argyle Television, Inc. a...

300 West 57th Street

New York, NY 10019-3789

United States

Founded in 1994

2,890 Employees





Key Executives for Hearst Television Inc.

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Senior Vice President and Group Head
Age: 56
Vice President of Administration and IT
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2016.

Hearst Television Inc. Key Developments

Nielsen and Hearst Television Renew Relationship with Multiyear Agreement

Hearst Television has signed a multiyear renewal agreement for Nielsen's Local Television Measurement. The renewal is for Hearst's 30 stations and most of the TV stations' digital sub-channels in 26 U.S. TV markets. The renewal agreement provides Hearst with continued access to Nielsen local market ratings data from a variety of sources and methodologies including local people meter, viewer assignment, code reader and diary markets, and a broad suite of analytical services.

The ABC Owned Television Station Group, Cox Media Group, Hearst Television, Media General and Raycom Media Join Force to Launch NewsOn

The ABC Owned Television Station Group, Cox Media Group, Hearst Television, Media General and Raycom Media have joined forced to launch a new TV news streaming service based in Atlanta -- NewsON.

Hearst Television Names Dave as Director of Veteran Recruiting, Effective July 1, 2015

Hearst Television announced that Dave Kaylor, longtime Director of Engineering at WCVB-TV, Hearst Television's ABC affiliate in Boston, has been appointed to a newly created assignment as Director of Veteran Recruiting for Hearst Television. The appointment, effective July 1, 2015. In this new role, Kaylor who served for four decades in the U.S. Navy, most recently as a Senior Chief Petty Officer in the U.S. Navy Reserve will assist Katherine Barnett, Hearst Television Vice President of Human Resources, with the expansion of the company's efforts to recruit veterans for open positions throughout the Hearst TV station group.

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