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Nexstar Media Group, Inc. (NXST)

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Nexstar Media Group, Inc.

545 East John Carpenter Freeway
Suite 700
Irving, TX 75062
United States
972 373 8800

Sector(s)Communication Services
Full Time Employees11,877

Key Executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear Born
Mr. Perry A. SookFounder, Chairman & CEO6.01M99.64M1958
Ms. Lee Ann GlihaExecutive VP & CFO1.42MN/A1975
Mr. Andrew AlfordPresident of Broadcasting Division - Nexstar Media Inc.1.15MN/A1962
Mr. Sean ComptonPresident of Networks Division1.26MN/A1974
Ms. Dana ZimmerPresident of Distribution1.54MN/A1970
Mr. Michael BiardPresident & COON/AN/AN/A
Mr. Brett E. JenkinsExecutive VP and Chief Technology & Digital OfficerN/AN/A1970
Ms. Rachel MorganExecutive VP, General Counsel & SecretaryN/AN/AN/A
Mr. Gary WeitmanExecutive VP & Chief Communications OfficerN/AN/A1957
Mr. Todd BravermanExecutive VP & Head of National SalesN/AN/AN/A
Amounts are as of December 31, 2022 and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay is salary, bonuses, etc. Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year. Currency in USD.


Nexstar Media Group, Inc. operates as a diversified media company that produces and distributes engaging local and national news, sports and entertainment content across the television and digital platforms in the United States. It owns, operates, programs, or provides sales and other services to various markets; and offers television programming services. The company offers video and display advertising platforms that are delivered locally or nationally through its own and various third party websites, mobile and over-the-top applications, other digital media solutions to media publishers, and advertisers and a consumer product reviews platform. In addition, it owns NewsNation, a national cable news network; and WGN-AM, a Chicago radio station, as well as owns and operates digital multicast networks and other multicast network services. Further, its digital assets include local websites, mobile applications, connected television applications, free-ad supported television channels representing products of local television stations, The CW, The Hill and BestReviews, and a suite of advertising solutions. Additionally, the company engages in digital business; and management of real estate assets, including leasing of owned office and production facilities. Its stations are affiliates of ABC, NBC, FOX, CBS, The CW, MyNetworkTV, and other broadcast television networks. The company was formerly known as Nexstar Broadcasting Group, Inc. and changed its name to Nexstar Media Group, Inc. in January 2017. Nexstar Media Group, Inc. was founded in 1996 and is headquartered in Irving, Texas.

Corporate Governance

Nexstar Media Group, Inc.’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of April 1, 2024 is 6. The pillar scores are Audit: 8; Board: 7; Shareholder Rights: 4; Compensation: 6.

Corporate governance scores courtesy of Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS). Scores indicate decile rank relative to index or region. A decile score of 1 indicates lower governance risk, while a 10 indicates higher governance risk.