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Emmis Communications is a diversified media company, principally focused on radio broadcasting. The Company owns radio stations in New York, Los Angeles, St. Louis, Austin, and Indianapolis. Emmis also developed and licenses TagStation, a cloud-based software platform that allows a broadcaster to manage album art, metadata and enhanced advertising on its various broadcasts, developed NextRadio, a smartphone application that marries over-the-air FM radio broadcasts with visual and interactive features on smartphones, and has introduced the Dial Report to give radio advertising buyers and sellers big data analytics derived from a nationwide radio station network, smartphone usage, location-based data, demographic profiling and listening data. In addition to its radio properties, the Company also publishes Indianapolis Monthly and operates Digonex Technologies, a dynamic pricing business.

HQIndianapolis, IN, US
Employee Ratings3
Overall CultureC-

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Employees (est.) (Feb 2019)350(-7%)
Job Openings7
Revenue (FY, 2020)$39.7 M(-65%)
Share Price (Nov 2021)$2(-2%)
Cybersecurity ratingCMore
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Key People/Management at Emmis Communications

Jeff Smulyan

Jeff Smulyan

Chairman, CEO, and Founder
Gary Kaseff

Gary Kaseff

Former Executive Vice President and General Counsel
Patrick Walsh

Patrick Walsh

President, Chief Operating Officer
Richard Leventhal

Richard Leventhal

President & Majority Owner of LMCS, LLC.
Ryan Hornaday

Ryan Hornaday

Executive Vice President, Chief Financial Officer, Treasurer
Peter Lund

Peter Lund

Media Consultant and Former President & CEO of CBS Television.
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Emmis Communications Office Locations

Emmis Communications has offices in Indianapolis, Austin, Burbank, Houston and in 4 other locations
Indianapolis, IN, US (HQ)
40 Monument Cir #700
Austin, TX, US
Austin, TX, USA
Burbank, CA, US
Burbank, CA, USA
Houston, TX, US
Houston, TX, USA
Los Angeles, CA, US
Los Angeles, CA, USA
New York, NY, US
New York, NY, USA
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Emmis Communications Financials and Metrics

Emmis Communications Revenue

Emmis Communications's revenue was reported to be $39.71 m in FY, 2020

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Emmis Communications's current market capitalization is $26.8 m.
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Emmis Communications Cybersecurity Score

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Emmis Communications Online and Social Media Presence

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Emmis Communications Company Culture

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Emmis Communications Blogs

Thomas Rhett Is Racing Against The Clock

Thomas Rhett is racing against the clock in his newest music video for “Slow Down Summer”. Thomas Rhett’s “Slow Down Summer” tells the story of young love that’s racing against the clock, with both people in the The post Thomas Rhett Is Racing Against The Clock appeared first on 97.1 Hank FM.

The Library’s Novel Approach To A Crisis

Illustration by Curt Merlo PATTY AND BRADLEY came to the main branch of the Indianapolis Public Library this fall seeking shelter. They had been sleeping in the park across St. Clair Street, and they were cold and wet. They carried bags filled with their belongings. The two hoped the library might h…

After 15 Years Of Marriage, Nicole Kidman Makes An Announcement About Keith Urban

Nicole Kidman and Keith Urban have been “couple goals” since we’ve known them as a couple and Nicole’s recent comments confirm all of our feelings about them. Keith Urban and Nicole Kidman celebrated 15 years of marriage earlier this year, The post After 15 Years Of Marriage, Nicole Kidman Makes An …

Tyra Banks Facing Social Media Backlash After Former ‘ANTM’ Contestant Said Models Got Paid $40 A Day On The Show

Tyra Banks is facing MAJOR backlash!  The supermodel became a trending topic after a former America’s Next Top Model contestant, Sarah Hartshorne, from season 9, responded to a Tweet about models only getting paid $40 a day. The The post Tyra Banks Facing Social Media Backlash After Former ‘ANTM’ Co…

Former Child Actor Jonshel Alexander, 22, Shot Dead In A Car

What is going on in the world? News sources report that child actor Jonshel Alexander, 22, was fatally shot in her car.  The incident happened in her hometown in Louisiana, New Orleans at the 1500 block of The post Former Child Actor Jonshel Alexander, 22, Shot Dead In A Car appeared first on 107.5 …

Jussie Smollett’s Trial For 2019 ‘Maga Attack’ Begins, One Of The Nigerian Brothers Testifies It Was Staged

Jussie Smollett sees his day in court. In 2019, the Empire actor accused two men of attacking him and yelling out racial slurs. The incident happened in Chicago, and it was captured on camera. Two Nigerian brothers, The post Jussie Smollett’s Trial For 2019 ‘Maga Attack’ Begins, One Of The Nigerian …
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Emmis Communications Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Emmis Communications founded?

    Emmis Communications was founded in 1982.

  • Who are Emmis Communications key executives?

    Emmis Communications's key executives are Jeff Smulyan, Gary Kaseff and Patrick Walsh.

  • How many employees does Emmis Communications have?

    Emmis Communications has 350 employees.

  • What is Emmis Communications revenue?

    Latest Emmis Communications annual revenue is $39.7 m.

  • What is Emmis Communications revenue per employee?

    Latest Emmis Communications revenue per employee is $113.5 k.

  • Who are Emmis Communications competitors?

    Competitors of Emmis Communications include Radio Trece Digital 2020, Star Pacific and Mahaka Radio Integra.

  • Where is Emmis Communications headquarters?

    Emmis Communications headquarters is located at 40 Monument Cir #700, Indianapolis.

  • Where are Emmis Communications offices?

    Emmis Communications has offices in Indianapolis, Austin, Burbank, Houston and in 4 other locations.

  • How many offices does Emmis Communications have?

    Emmis Communications has 8 offices.