Media General

Media General, Inc. is a media company based in the Southeastern United States. The company was formed in 1940 when Richmond, Virginia's two newspapers, the Times-Dispatch and News Leader, merged to form Richmond Newspapers. In 1969, as the company's media properties grew and diversified, it was renamed Media General. Media General is headquartered in Richmond and the San Francisco Bay Area is its largest market.
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  • Will Local Media Consortium Save Lee From Knife’s Edge?

    …. LMC doesn’t publish or release hard numbers, so it’s hard to know how successful its members have been in capitalizing on features the consortium offers from partners Yahoo (ad platforms and related services) and Google’s DoubleClick (technology for programmatic advertising). I went to Ken Doctor, who knows the changing media business better than…

    Tom Grubisich/ Street Fight- 8 readers -
  • It’s Official: The Newspaper Industry Has Given Up on Newspapers

    … In the past week, three of the major legacy media companies announced they were splitting their companies into separate-but-unequal broadcast and print ventures. The decisions by Gannett, E.W. Scripps and Tribune to divide their once “synergistic business models” into separate and very distinct businesses indicates that we are now…

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