October 02, 2014 12:00 PM ET


Company Overview of Schurz Communications Inc.

Company Overview

Schurz Communications Inc. publishes daily and weekly newspapers in medium and small markets. It also publishes shopping publications in California; and engages in broadcasting radio, broadcasting TV, cable TV, newspaper publishing, commercial printing, and digital media businesses. Schurz Communications Inc. was formerly known as South Bend, Ind. Tribune and changed its name to Schurz Communications Inc. in October 1976. The company was founded in 1872 and is based in Mishawaka, Indiana. It has presence in Alaska, Arizona, California, Florida, Georgia, Indiana, Kansas, Kentucky, Maryland, Michigan, Missouri, Pennsylvania, South Dakota, and Virginia.

1301 East Douglas Road

Mishawaka, IN 46545

United States

Founded in 1872





Key Executives for Schurz Communications Inc.

Chief Executive Officer and Director
Chief Financial Officer
President of Advocate Communications and Publisher of Advocate Communications
Chairman of The Board and Vice President
Senior Vice President of Electronic
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

Schurz Communications Inc. Key Developments

Schurz Communications Announces Executive Changes

Effective July 7, 2014 Larry Hensley has been promoted to President and Publisher for the Advocate Communications. Larry started his career at Schurz in 2007 as CFO of the Petoskey Media Group in Petoskey, Michigan. In 2008, Larry was promoted with additional duties in Petoskey as Publisher of the Petoskey Media Groups phone directories. Prior to joining Schurz, Larry worked twelve years as the Controller/General Manager for Huntington Newspapers Inc, Huntington Indiana. Larry will replace Scott Schurz Jr. who has been promoted to a new role in the Schurz Corporate office in Mishawaka, IN as Vice President of Corporate Development starting July 1, 2014.

Schurz Communications Announces Retirement of Charles Pittman as Senior Vice President for Publishing, Effective March 31, 2014

Schurz Communications has announced that Charles Pittman, senior vice president for publishing, will retire effective March 31, 2014.

Similar Private Companies By Industry

Company Name Region
reach | influence United States
The Futures Channel United States
The PR Consulting Group, Inc. United States
Infinity Network, Inc. United States
Gacc-N26Lb Inc United States

Recent Private Companies Transactions

No transactions available in the past 12 months.

Stock Quotes

Market data is delayed at least 15 minutes.

Company Lookup

Most Searched Private Companies

Company Name Geographic Region
NYC2012, Inc. United States
Lawyers Committee for Civil Rights Under Law United States
Bertelsmann AG Europe
Rush University United States
Greater Houston Partnership United States

Sponsored Financial Commentaries

Sponsored Links

Report Data Issue

To contact Schurz Communications Inc., please visit www.schurz.com. Company data is provided by Capital IQ. Please use this form to report any data issues.

Please enter your information in the following field(s):
Update Needed*

All data changes require verification from public sources. Please include the correct value or values and a source where we can verify.

Your requested update has been submitted

Our data partners will research the update request and update the information on this page if necessary. Research and follow-up could take several weeks. If you have questions, you can contact them at bwwebmaster@businessweek.com.