October 23, 2014 9:46 AM ET


Company Overview of Gannett Broadcasting, Inc.

Company Overview

Gannett Broadcasting, Inc. owns and operates television stations which produce local programming, such as news, sports, and entertainment programming. The company is based in McLean, Virginia. Gannett Broadcasting, Inc. operates as a subsidiary of Gannett Co., Inc.

7950 Jones Branch Drive

McLean, VA 22107

United States





Key Executives for Gannett Broadcasting, Inc.

Age: 55
Chairman of Gannett Co
Age: 59
President of Jacksonville Stations and General Manager of Jacksonville Stations
President of WTSP-TV and General Manager of WTSP-TV
President of WCSH-TV and General Manager of WCSH-TV
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

Gannett Broadcasting, Inc. Key Developments

Gannett Broadcasting Reports Unaudited Earnings Results for the Third Quarter and Nine Months Ended September 28, 2014

Gannett Broadcasting reported unaudited consolidated earnings results for the third quarter and nine months ended September 28, 2014. For the quarter, the company reported total net operating revenues were $416,509,000 against $203,364,000 a year ago. Adjusted EBITDA was $198,397,000 against $91,508,000 a year ago. Operating income was $177,970,000 against $83,810,000 a year ago. Adjusted operating income (non-GAAP basis) was $179,320,000 against $84,588,000 a year ago For the nine months, the company reported total net operating revenues were $1,197,035,000 against $606,906,000 a year ago. Adjusted EBITDA was $574,303,000 against $287,185,000 a year ago. Operating income was $503,841,000 against $265,578,000 a year ago. Adjusted operating income (non-GAAP basis) was $520,276,000 against $266,356,000 a year ago.

Gannett Co., Inc. Names Ellen Crooke as Vice President of News for Gannett Broadcasting

Gannett Co., Inc. named Ellen Crooke vice president of news for Gannett Broadcasting. Crooke transitions to the division's corporate team after serving as news director at WXIA-TV in Atlanta, GA and as regional news executive. Crooke will join Michael Valentine in leading news functions for Gannett Broadcasting s 46 stations. Ellen is a passionate and innovative leader who is committed to reinventing local journalism in this digital age. Crooke has been with Gannett since 2002 when she joined WGRZ-TV in Buffalo, NY as vice president of news. Prior to her time with Gannett, Crooke was news director at WNDU-TV in South Bend, IN.

Gannett Names Rob Mennie as Senior Vice President of Gannett Broadcasting

Gannett Co., Inc. named Rob Mennie as senior vice president of Gannett Broadcasting. Mennie has been part of the Gannett Broadcast leadership team since 1997. Most recently, Mennie has been senior vice president of news for Gannett Broadcasting. Prior to that, he was vice president of news at WUSA-TV in Washington, DC. He joined WUSA as news director in 1995. Mennie came to Washington from WDTN-TV in Dayton, OH, where he also served as news director. Prior to WDTN-TV, he was assistant news director at Gannett-owned KPNX-TV in Phoenix from 1993 to 1994. Mennie first joined Gannett 25 years ago as executive news producer for WXIA-TV in Atlanta, GA.

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