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About Sinclair Broadcast Group

Sinclair Broadcast Group (NASDAQ: SBGI) is a diversified television broadcasting company. Sinclair owns and operates, programs, or provides sales services to television stations. The company's television group includes ABC, CBS, CW, FOX, MyTV, NBC, Azteca, Telemundo and Univision. In addition, Sinclair owns four radio stations and a cable network in Washington DC.

Sinclair Broadcast Group Headquarter Location

10706 Beaver Dam Road

Hunt Valley, Maryland, 21030,

United States

410-568-1500

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Latest Sinclair Broadcast Group News

Dish Reaches New Agreement With Sinclair to Carry Local Channels

Nov 15, 2021

7:13 PM IST, 15 Nov 2021 6:35 PM IST, 15 Nov 2021 7:13 PM IST, 15 Nov 2021 Save (Bloomberg) -- Dish Network Corp. reached an agreement to keep more than 100 Sinclair Broadcast Group Inc. local television stations on the Dish TV network, about three months after the previous contract expired. (Bloomberg) -- Dish Network Corp. reached an agreement to keep more than 100 Sinclair Broadcast Group Inc. local television stations on the Dish TV network, about three months after the previous contract expired. The multiyear deal covers 144 local stations across 86 markets, the companies said in a statement Monday. In addition, the Tennis Channel will remain available on Dish TV and Sling TV. Their pact had expired Aug. 16. “After several contract extensions, we have arrived at a fair agreement that benefits all parties, especially our customers,” Brian Neylon, Dish TV’s group president, said in the statement. Sinclair’s stations run a full gamut of network affiliations, including ABC, NBC, CBS, Fox and the CW. The company also owns 21 regional sports-network brands. Sinclair was part of a group that bought the Tennis Channel in 2016 for $350 million. ©2021 Bloomberg L.P.

Sinclair Broadcast Group Investments

2 Investments

Sinclair Broadcast Group has made 2 investments. Their latest investment was in GreenPark Sports as part of their Series A on August 8, 2020.

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Sinclair Broadcast Group Investments Activity

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Date

Round

Company

Amount

New?

Co-Investors

Sources

8/3/2020

Series A

GreenPark Sports

$14M

Yes

3

11/9/2017

Series A

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$99M

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Date

8/3/2020

11/9/2017

Round

Series A

Series A

Company

GreenPark Sports

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Amount

$14M

$99M

New?

Yes

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Co-Investors

Sources

3

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Sinclair Broadcast Group Portfolio Exits

1 Portfolio Exit

Sinclair Broadcast Group has 1 portfolio exit. Their latest portfolio exit was Freedom Communications on July 27, 2012.

Date

Exit

Companies

Valuation
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Acquirer

Sources

7/27/2012

Acquired - II

Date

7/27/2012

Exit

Acquired - II

Companies

Valuation

Acquirer

Sources

Sinclair Broadcast Group Acquisitions

9 Acquisitions

Sinclair Broadcast Group acquired 9 companies. Their latest acquisition was Yankees Entertainment & Sports Network on August 29, 2019.

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

8/29/2019

Corporate Majority - II

$991

$2,090M

Corporate Majority - III

8

4/21/2017

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4/14/2017

Corporate Minority

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3/1/2017

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$991

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1/27/2016

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$991

$99M

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Date

8/29/2019

4/21/2017

4/14/2017

3/1/2017

1/27/2016

Investment Stage

Corporate Majority - II

Corporate Minority

Unattributed VC

Companies

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Valuation

$991

$991

$991

$991

Total Funding

$2,090M

$99M

$99M

$99M

$99M

Note

Corporate Majority - III

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Sinclair Broadcast Group Partners & Customers

10 Partners and customers

Sinclair Broadcast Group has 10 strategic partners and customers. Sinclair Broadcast Group recently partnered with Disabled American Veterans Charity on October 10, 2021.

Date

Type

Business Partner

Country

News Snippet

Sources

10/28/2021

Partner

Disabled American Veterans Charity

United States

“The Battle Never Ends”

Recent partnerships include the American Red Cross and the Salvation Army .

1

5/4/2021

Vendor

Operative

Israel

Sinclair Broadcast : Partners with Operative Media's AOS to Reinvent How Media is Transacted

To realize this partnership , Sinclair Broadcast Group will utilize Operative 's next generation advertising sales management technology platform , AOS , to facilitate the movement of all of its inventory types to a common impression-based currency .

2

2/2/2021

Vendor

Taboola

United States

Sinclair Broadcast Group Signs Multi-Year Renewal Deal With Taboola

The partnership will result in Sinclair using Taboola 's discovery platform and suite of products across their television station sites including its ABC , CBS , FOX and NBC News affiliates , as well as its mobile platforms , to optimize user engagement , increase audience loyalty and drive revenue .

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12/21/2020

Licensor

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11/18/2020

Partner

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Date

10/28/2021

5/4/2021

2/2/2021

12/21/2020

11/18/2020

Type

Partner

Vendor

Vendor

Licensor

Partner

Business Partner

Disabled American Veterans Charity

Operative

Taboola

Country

United States

Israel

United States

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News Snippet

“The Battle Never Ends”

Recent partnerships include the American Red Cross and the Salvation Army .

Sinclair Broadcast : Partners with Operative Media's AOS to Reinvent How Media is Transacted

To realize this partnership , Sinclair Broadcast Group will utilize Operative 's next generation advertising sales management technology platform , AOS , to facilitate the movement of all of its inventory types to a common impression-based currency .

Sinclair Broadcast Group Signs Multi-Year Renewal Deal With Taboola

The partnership will result in Sinclair using Taboola 's discovery platform and suite of products across their television station sites including its ABC , CBS , FOX and NBC News affiliates , as well as its mobile platforms , to optimize user engagement , increase audience loyalty and drive revenue .

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Sinclair Broadcast Group Team

6 Team Members

Sinclair Broadcast Group has 6 team members, including current Chief Executive Officer, President, Chris Ripley.

Name

Work History

Title

Status

Chris Ripley

Chief Executive Officer, President

Current

David D. Smith

Chief Executive Officer, President

Current

Robert Weisbord

Chief Executive Officer, President

Current

David G Amy

Chief Financial Officer

Current

Scott Ehrlich

QYOU Media, RealNetworks, Rivals.com, and Fox News

Senior Vice President

Current

Name

Chris Ripley

David D. Smith

Robert Weisbord

David G Amy

Scott Ehrlich

Work History

QYOU Media, RealNetworks, Rivals.com, and Fox News

Title

Chief Executive Officer, President

Chief Executive Officer, President

Chief Executive Officer, President

Chief Financial Officer

Senior Vice President

Status

Current

Current

Current

Current

Current

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