With its newspaper division spinoff complete the company redefines itself and launches a new website, www.tribunemedia.com. Tribune Media comprises Tribune Broadcasting, WGN America, Tribune Studios, Tribune Digital Ventures, WGN-AM Chicago and Tribune Real Estate.
Today, as it completes the spinoff of its publishing businesses, Tribune Co. begins operating under the name Tribune Media Co.
Tribune Media comprises Tribune Broadcasting, WGN America, Tribune Studios, Tribune Digital Ventures, WGN-AM Chicago and Tribune Real Estate. Information about the company can be found on Tribune Media’s new corporate website, launched today at www.tribunemedia.com.
Tribune Broadcasting’s 42 owned or operated television stations reach 50 million households; national cable network WGN America is available in 72 million households; Tribune Digital Ventures includes the websites Zap2it and TVByTheNumbers and Gracenote, which provide TV and music metadata powering electronic program guides in televisions, automobiles and mobile devices. Tribune Media also includes the national multicast networks Antenna TV and This TV. Additionally, the company owns and manages a significant number of real estate properties across the U.S. and holds other strategic investments in media.
“In the last year, we have executed a strategy designed to embrace a rapidly changing media environment,” said Peter Liguori, president-CEO, Tribune Media Co. “We doubled the size of our broadcast group, relaunched our national cable network WGN America with highÃ¢â‚¬Âquality original programming and expanded our digital businesses that power some of the world’s leading media brands. The result is a rich and diverse portfolio of media properties and the birth today of Tribune Media Co.”