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Cox Enterprises is a media company and provider of automotive services. Their major operating subsidiaries include Cox Communications (cable television distribution, telephone, high-speed Internet access and other advanced broadband services), Cox Newspapers (newspapers, local and national direct mail advertising and customized newsletters), Cox Television (television and television sales rep firms), Cox Radio ([NYSE: CXR] broadcast radio stations and interactive Web sites), Manheim (vehicle auctions, repair and certification services and web-based technology products), and Cox Auto Trader (automotive publications and a majority stake in AutoTrader.com).

Cox aquired Adify for $300MM in early 2008.

TypePrivate
Founded1898
HQAtlanta, US
Websitecoxenterprises.com
Employee Ratings4.1

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Employees (est.) (Jan 2019)60,000
Job Openings605
Revenue (Y, 2018)$20.4 B(+13%)
Cybersecurity ratingBMore

Key People/Management at Cox Enterprises

James C. Kennedy

James C. Kennedy

Chairman, Cox Enterprises
Alex Taylor

Alex Taylor

President and Chief Executive Officer, Cox Enterprises
Dallas Clement

Dallas Clement

Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, Cox Enterprises
Jill Campbell

Jill Campbell

Executive Vice President, Chief People & Operations Officer, Cox Enterprises
Pat Esser

Pat Esser

President, Cox Communications
Kim Guthrie

Kim Guthrie

President, Cox Media Group
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Cox Enterprises Office Locations

Cox Enterprises has an office in Atlanta
Atlanta, US (HQ)
6205 Peachtree Dunwoody Rd
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Cox Enterprises Financials and Metrics

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Founding Date

1898

Cox Enterprises total Funding

$1.7 m

Cox Enterprises latest funding size

$1.70 m

Time since last funding

6 years ago
Cox Enterprises's latest funding round in December 2014 was reported to be $1.7 m. In total, Cox Enterprises has raised $1.7 m
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Cox Enterprises Revenue

Cox Enterprises's revenue was reported to be $20.40 b in Y, 2018
USD

Revenue (Y, 2018)

20.4b
USDFY, 2015Y, 2018

Revenue

18.1b20.4b
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Cox Enterprises Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

B

86/100

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Cox Enterprises Online and Social Media Presence

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Cox Enterprises News and Updates

Richard Cox Has Been Named CIO Of Cox Enterprises

Richard Cox, Jr. was named SVP & CIO of Cox Enterprises. This a return to Cox Enterprises for Cox, as he once worked for Cox Automotive prior to taking on the role of Chief Operations Officer for the City of Atlanta.

Cox Enterprises Announces Close of Cox Media Group Sale to Affiliates of Apollo Global Management

ATLANTA, Dec 17, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Cox Enterprises, Inc. today announced it has completed the sale of its portfolio of television and radio stations, Ohio assets and its affiliated CoxReps and Gamut national advertising businesses to a new media company that is majority owned by...

Cox Enterprises and The Trust for Public Land Launch National Cox Conserves Heroes Awards

ATLANTA, July 1, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Cox Enterprises and The Trust for Public Land opened the nomination process for the Cox Conserves Heroes program today. The program serves to honor environmental volunteers who create, preserve or enhance shared outdoor spaces in their local...

Cox Enterprises invests $20 million in an energy-tech company

ATLANTA, June 4, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Cox Enterprises today announced that it has invested $20 million in Carbon Lighthouse, an innovative company that helps commercial building owners significantly reduce their energy costs and environmental footprint with no upfront cost. Cox...

Cox Enterprises Reduces Carbon, Water and Waste Footprint and Invests $124 Million in Clean Technology

ATLANTA, April 22, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Cox Enterprises in 2018 continued its long-standing commitment to responsible corporate stewardship through conservation, employee volunteerism, community support, philanthropy and investment in sustainable businesses. Headquartered in Atlanta with...

Cox Enterprises Rated a 'Best Place to Work' for LGBTQ Equality

ATLANTA, March 28, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Cox Enterprises is one of the 'Best Places to Work' for LGBTQ Equality, according to the Human Rights Campaign, the nation's largest civil rights organization working to achieve lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer equality. The company...
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Cox Enterprises Blogs

Cox Supports Fight for Equal Justice

Our donation to the Equal Justice Initiative helps the organization continue to provide legal representation to people who have been illegally convicted, unfairly sentenced or abused in state jails and prisons.

Cox Enterprises Announces New Vice President of Risk Management

George Markley will assume the role.

From The AJC: Some metro Atlanta employers want to help you this election season

Cox Enterprises is encouraging employees and communities to vote.

Rock the Vote, Cox Announce Partnership

Partnership ensures employees, customers can make their voices heard this fall’s presidential election.

Anne Cox Chambers Award Announced

Cox Automotive’s Christine Romero earned recognition for sewing more than 3,200 cloth face masks for people in her Texas community and beyond.

From PR Newswire: Time to Vote Movement Gains Unprecedented Momentum

Cox Enterprises has joined, with more than 700 companies, Time to Vote, a business-led, nonpartisan coalition that aims to increase voter participation in the U.S. elections.
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Cox Enterprises Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Cox Enterprises founded?

    Cox Enterprises was founded in 1898.

  • Who are Cox Enterprises key executives?

    Cox Enterprises's key executives are James C. Kennedy, Alex Taylor and Dallas Clement.

  • How many employees does Cox Enterprises have?

    Cox Enterprises has 60,000 employees.

  • What is Cox Enterprises revenue?

    Latest Cox Enterprises annual revenue is $20.4 b.

  • What is Cox Enterprises revenue per employee?

    Latest Cox Enterprises revenue per employee is $340 k.

  • Who are Cox Enterprises competitors?

    Competitors of Cox Enterprises include Mahindra & Mahindra, KAR Global and R.R. Donnelley & Sons.

  • Where is Cox Enterprises headquarters?

    Cox Enterprises headquarters is located at 6205 Peachtree Dunwoody Rd, Atlanta.

  • Where are Cox Enterprises offices?

    Cox Enterprises has an office in Atlanta.

  • How many offices does Cox Enterprises have?

    Cox Enterprises has 1 office.