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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, GA, US
Websitecoxenterprises.com
Employee Ratings4.1
Overall CultureB

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

Key People/Management at Cox Enterprises

James C. Kennedy

James C. Kennedy

Chairman
Alex Taylor

Alex Taylor

President and Chief Executive Officer, Vice Chairman
Richard Cox

Richard Cox

Senior Vice President and Chief Information Officer
Dallas Clement

Dallas Clement

Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer
Jill Campbell

Jill Campbell

Executive Vice President, Chief People & Operations Officer
John Kovac

John Kovac

Senior Vice President, Brand, Marketing and Creative
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Cox Enterprises Office Locations

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

Summary Metrics

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 Company Culture

  • Overall Culture

    B

    69/100

  • CEO Rating

    A

    76/100

  • Compensation

    B

    72/100

  • Diversity

    B

    70/100

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Cox Enterprises News and Updates

National Center for Civil and Human Rights debuts immersive virtual tour with support from Cox Enterprises

ATLANTA, Dec. 18, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- The National Center for Civil and Human Rights has launched a free, immersive online virtual tour of its exhibitions –as schools across the country are seeking remote learning experiences due to COVID-19. Cox Enterprises, headquartered in Atlanta,...

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...
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Cox Enterprises Blogs

Cox Executive Recognized on Top 100 Women in Tech List

The National Diversity Council recognized Sujata Gosalia on its Top 100 list.  

Cox Joins ATL Action for Racial Equity

Cox joins 150+ Atlanta companies committing to a multi-year action plan to address systemic racism.

From Georgia Trend: Cox Pursues Culture Change

Tiffanie McDonald, vice president of diversity, equity and inclusion for Cox Enterprises, recently spoke to Georgia Trend about ways that Cox is working to increase diversity and inclusion. 

Techstars for Social Impact Snags Spotlight

Startups in the 2021 class confronting civic engagement, criminal justice.

Cox Named 2021 Best Place to Work

Cox has been named a 2021 Best Place to Work for LGBTQ Equality by the Human Rights Campaign. 

Tiffanie McDonald Promoted to VP of Inclusion & Diversity

McDonald will lead the implementation of Cox's ID&E strategy.
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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 Richard Cox.

  • 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.

  • 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.