Tribune was the title of various elected officials in ancient Rome. The two most important were the tribunes of the plebs and the military tribunes. For most of Roman history, a college of ten tribunes of the plebs acted as a check on the authority of the senate and the annual magistrates, holding the power… Continue reading Tribune

Trinity Broadcasting

The Trinity Broadcasting Network (TBN) is an international Christian-based broadcast television network and the world’s largest religious television network. TBN was headquartered in Costa Mesa, California until March 3, 2017 when it sold its highly visible office park. The broadcaster will retain its Tustin, California facilities. Auxiliary studio facilities are located in Irving, Texas; Hendersonville,… Continue reading Trinity Broadcasting


Univision is a North American Spanish-language free-to-air television network that is owned by Univision Communications. It is the country’s largest provider of Spanish-language content, followed by American competitor Telemundo. The network’s programming is aimed at the Latino public and includes telenovelas and other drama series, sports, sitcoms, reality and variety series, news programming, and imported… Continue reading Univision

Weigel Broadcasting

Weigel Broadcasting Company is an American television broadcasting company based in Chicago, Illinois, alongside its flagship station WCIU-TV (Channel 26), at 26 North Halsted Street in the Greektown neighborhood. It currently owns 19 television stations. The company was founded by Chicago broadcasting veteran John Weigel, whose career dated back to the 1930s. With $1,000 of… Continue reading Weigel Broadcasting

Young Broadcasting

Young Broadcasting, LLC was an American media company that owned 12 television stations in 10 markets with a total U.S. television household coverage of 5.9%. The company was formerly known as Young Broadcasting Inc. and was the outgrowth of the ad representation firm Adam Young Inc., which was founded in 1944 by Adam Young. Previously… Continue reading Young Broadcasting

Hubbard Broadcasting

Hubbard Broadcasting, Inc. is an American television and radio broadcasting corporation based in St. Paul, Minnesota. It was founded by Stanley E. Hubbard. The corporation has broadcast outlets scattered across Minnesota, Wisconsin, New York, and New Mexico, but the flagship stations are KSTP radio, KSTP-FM, and KSTP-TV, which serve the Twin Cities region of Minnesota… Continue reading Hubbard Broadcasting

Journal Broadcast Group

Journal Communications, Inc. (NYSE: JRN), headquartered in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, was founded in 1882. They are a diversified media company with operations in television and radio broadcasting, publishing and digital media. They own and operate 13 television stations and 35 radio stations in 11 states. They publish the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, which serves as the only… Continue reading Journal Broadcast Group

KM Communications

KM Communications, Inc. is the owner of several television and radio stations throughout the United States. The company, based in Skokie, Illinois, gets its name from the first names of its President, Myoung Hwa Bae and her husband, Kun Chae Bae. Their son, Kevin Joel Bae, is the General Manager of the company. Founded in… Continue reading KM Communications


Family Broadcasting Corporation which was formerly known as LeSEA Broadcasting, is an American Christian television network. Founded by Lester Sumrall in 1972, Family Broadcasting Corporation is headquartered in South Bend, Indiana, and broadcasts Christian and family programming. Peter Sumrall, son of Lester Sumrall, served as its president and a chief executive officer from 2002 to… Continue reading LeSea

Liberman Broadcasting

Estrella Media (formerly known as Liberman Broadcasting, Inc. from 1987 to 2019 and LBI Media, Inc. from October 2019 until February 2020) is an American media company based in Burbank, California that is owned by private equity firm HPS Investment Partners, LLC. Estrella Media primarily caters to the Spanish-speaking Hispanic community, owns television and radio… Continue reading Liberman Broadcasting