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coxmediagroup.com

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Investments

10

Portfolio Exits

3

Partners & Customers

10

About Cox Media Group

Cox Media Group, a subsidiary of Cox Enterprises, is an integrated broadcasting, publishing, direct marketing, and digital media company. Divisions include Cox Newspapers, Cox Radio, and Cox Television.On April 30th, 2020, Cox Media Group was acquired by Gumtree. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed.

Cox Media Group Headquarter Location

6205 Peachtree Dunwoody Rd

Atlanta, Georgia, 30328,

United States

678-645-0000

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Cox Media Group Investments

10 Investments

Cox Media Group has made 10 investments. Their latest investment was in Skyword as part of their Private Equity on January 1, 2018.

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Cox Media Group Investments Activity

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Date

Round

Company

Amount

New?

Co-Investors

Sources

1/8/2018

Private Equity

Skyword

$25M

No

2

9/8/2014

Corporate Minority - III

Skyword

$11M

No

7

4/28/2014

Series B

Wanderful Media

$14.5M

No

1

7/15/2013

Series C

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$99M

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10

5/21/2013

Series A - III

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$99M

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10

Date

1/8/2018

9/8/2014

4/28/2014

7/15/2013

5/21/2013

Round

Private Equity

Corporate Minority - III

Series B

Series C

Series A - III

Company

Skyword

Skyword

Wanderful Media

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Amount

$25M

$11M

$14.5M

$99M

$99M

New?

No

No

No

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Co-Investors

Sources

2

7

1

10

10

Cox Media Group Portfolio Exits

3 Portfolio Exits

Cox Media Group has 3 portfolio exits. Their latest portfolio exit was Cox Media Group - Radio, Coxreps, and Gamut on June 27, 2019.

Date

Exit

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Acquirer

Sources

6/27/2019

Divestiture

1

6/9/2017

Acquired

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10

1/3/2017

Divestiture

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10

Date

6/27/2019

6/9/2017

1/3/2017

Exit

Divestiture

Acquired

Divestiture

Companies

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Acquirer

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Sources

1

10

10

Cox Media Group Acquisitions

3 Acquisitions

Cox Media Group acquired 3 companies. Their latest acquisition was Springfield News-Sun on February 10, 2020.

Date

Investment Stage

Companies

Valuation
Valuations are submitted by companies, mined from state filings or news, provided by VentureSource, or based on a comparables valuation model.

Total Funding

Note

Sources

2/10/2020

$99M

Acquired

1

2/10/2020

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10

9/5/2013

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$99M

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10

Date

2/10/2020

2/10/2020

9/5/2013

Investment Stage

Companies

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Valuation

$99M

$99M

$99M

Total Funding

Note

Acquired

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Sources

1

10

10

Cox Media Group Partners & Customers

10 Partners and customers

Cox Media Group has 10 strategic partners and customers. Cox Media Group recently partnered with Nielsen Audio on March 3, 2022.

Date

Type

Business Partner

Country

News Snippet

Sources

3/3/2022

Partner

United States

Nielsen and Cox Media Group Reach Multi-Year Agreement for Television and Audio Measurement Services

NEW YORK , March 3 , 2022 / PRNewswire / -- Nielsen Audio and Cox Media Group , Inc. announced a multi-year renewal agreement for television and audio measurement services covering Cox Media Group , Inc. local television stations in 10 full service television markets and Cox Media Group , Inc. local radio stations in 10 full service radio markets .

3

3/3/2022

Licensor

United States

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Mainak Mazumdar , chief data and research officer at Nielsen , said : `` This expanded agreement with Experian immediately enriches Nielse 's Identity System in the US , and showcases our commitment to independent measurement and marketplace interoperability .

2

9/7/2021

Licensee

United States

VUit adds Cox Media Group channels to streaming service

VUit launched late last year with initial partners including more than 200 television stations owned by Gray Television , Meredith Corporation , Cowles Media Company , Heritage Broadcasting Group and Morgan Murphy Media .

1

6/9/2020

Vendor

United States

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10

2/14/2020

Partner

United States

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10

Date

3/3/2022

3/3/2022

9/7/2021

6/9/2020

2/14/2020

Type

Partner

Licensor

Licensee

Vendor

Partner

Business Partner

Country

United States

United States

United States

United States

United States

News Snippet

Nielsen and Cox Media Group Reach Multi-Year Agreement for Television and Audio Measurement Services

NEW YORK , March 3 , 2022 / PRNewswire / -- Nielsen Audio and Cox Media Group , Inc. announced a multi-year renewal agreement for television and audio measurement services covering Cox Media Group , Inc. local television stations in 10 full service television markets and Cox Media Group , Inc. local radio stations in 10 full service radio markets .

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Mainak Mazumdar , chief data and research officer at Nielsen , said : `` This expanded agreement with Experian immediately enriches Nielse 's Identity System in the US , and showcases our commitment to independent measurement and marketplace interoperability .

VUit adds Cox Media Group channels to streaming service

VUit launched late last year with initial partners including more than 200 television stations owned by Gray Television , Meredith Corporation , Cowles Media Company , Heritage Broadcasting Group and Morgan Murphy Media .

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Sources

3

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1

10

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Cox Media Group Team

3 Team Members

Cox Media Group has 3 team members, including former Executive Vice President, Alex C. Taylor.

Name

Work History

Title

Status

Alex C. Taylor

Executive Vice President

Former

Karen Bennett

Senior Vice President

Former

Jake Stone

Managing Director

Former

Name

Alex C. Taylor

Karen Bennett

Jake Stone

Work History

Title

Executive Vice President

Senior Vice President

Managing Director

Status

Former

Former

Former

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