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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

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Employees (est.) (Jan 2019)60,000
Job Openings2,277
Revenue (Y, 2018)$20.4 B(+13%)

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

5 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 Online and Social Media Presence

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Cox Enterprises News and Updates

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...

Cox Enterprises Reaches Agreement for Funds Managed by Affiliates of Apollo Global Management to Buy Majority Stake in Cox Media Group Television Stations

ATLANTA, Feb. 15, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Cox Enterprises Inc. today announced that it has reached an agreement with funds (the "Apollo Funds") managed by affiliates of Apollo Global Management, LLC (together with its consolidated subsidiaries, "Apollo") (NYSE: APO) to buy a majority...

Cox Enterprises Promotes Cody Partin to Senior Vice President, Total Rewards & People Operations

ATLANTA, Jan. 14, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Cox Enterprises announced today that it has promoted Cody Partin to Senior Vice President of Total Rewards & People Operations. In this new role, he will continue to lead the Benefits, Compensation and Human Resources Technology Services (HRTS) teams ...
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Cox Enterprises Blogs

Cox Gives $6M to Connect Atlanta Trails

The James M. Cox Foundation Gives $6M to the PATH Foundation's "Mile 300" campaign. 

Cox Boosts Speeds of Low-Income Internet Product

All customers in Connect2Compete program now enjoy speeds of 25 Megabytes. 

Startup Runway Announces Latest Winners

Mini City and ReSuture snag the top spots in the Fall 2019 contest for investment.

Techstars ATL: Meet Bundl

Secondhand children's clothing and accessories app taps into demand for online thrifting.

Techstars ATL: Meet Talented

Talented, a mobile-first web platform, takes learning to the next level. 

Voting Open for Cox Conserves Heroes Award

Cox Enterprises and The Trust for Public Land Announce Open Voting for the 2019 National Cox Conserves Heroes Award. 
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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 R.R. Donnelley & Sons, Gannett and The Week.

  • 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.