Press Releases

Scripps to report first-quarter 2018 operating results on May 7

Wed, April 11, 2018

CINCINNATI – The E.W. Scripps Company (NYSE: SSP) will report first-quarter 2018 operating results before New York Stock Exchange trading begins on...

Frank Friedman joins Scripps as vice president of consumer engagement for Local Media

Tue, April 10, 2018

CINCINNATI – Frank Friedman, president of local investment for Publicis Media in New York, will join The E.W. Scripps Company (NYSE: SSP) in June...

Scripps reprices term loan B with lower rate

Wed, April 04, 2018

CINCINNATI – The E.W. Scripps Company (NYSE: SSP) has completed the repricing of its $300 million term loan B maturing in 2024, reducing the...

Scripps takes the stage at NAB Show to share insights on its multiplatform strategy

Tue, April 03, 2018

CINCINNATI – Leaders from The E.W. Scripps Company (NYSE: SSP) will discuss company vision and perspectives on the media industry in multiple...

Scripps promotes Joe Antonelli to VP/GM, TV and sales, for WGBA and WACY

Tue, March 27, 2018

CINCINNATI – The E.W. Scripps Company (NYSE: SSP) has named Joe Antonelli to the position of vice president and general manager of WGBA and WACY in...

Talk show ‘Pickler & Ben’ nominated for three Daytime Emmy Awards in its first season

Thu, March 22, 2018

CINCINNATI – The National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences (NATAS) announced that daytime talk show newcomer “Pickler & Ben” has been...

Scripps Howard Awards announce winners of top prizes, $170,000 in prize money

Tue, March 06, 2018

CINCINNATI – Through dogged reporting that exposes important truths and holds the powerful accountable, winners of the Scripps Howard Awards...

Scripps reports fourth-quarter 2017 results

Wed, February 28, 2018

CINCINNATI – The E.W. Scripps Company (NYSE: SSP) today reported operating results for the fourth quarter of 2017. At the end of the quarter, Radio...

Scripps Howard Awards honor the best in journalism with finalists in 15 categories

Tue, February 27, 2018

CINCINNATI – The Washington Post leads news organizations receiving recognition from the judges of the 65th Annual Scripps Howard Awards, with five...

Scripps management to present at 26th Deutsche Bank Conference on March 6

Thu, February 22, 2018

CINCINNATI – Adam Symson, president and chief executive officer of The E.W. Scripps Company (NYSE: SSP), Lisa Knutson, executive vice president and...

Scripps initiates quarterly dividend

Thu, February 15, 2018

CINCINNATI – The board of directors of The E.W. Scripps Company (NYSE: SSP) has declared a cash dividend for the first quarter of 2018. Scripps...

‘Sold in America’ series looks at the buying, selling and trafficking of sex in America

Thu, February 15, 2018

CINCINNATI – In Kentucky alone, drugs were involved in almost 40 percent of child sex trafficking cases — cases where the age range of alleged...

2018 Bounce Trumpet Awards increases viewership for the second consecutive year

Wed, February 14, 2018

ATLANTA (Feb. 13, 2018) – The 2018 Bounce Trumpet Awards was a big hit Sunday night, Feb. 11, racking up huge viewership gains and strong...

Scripps to report fourth-quarter 2017 operating results on Feb. 28

Mon, February 12, 2018

CINCINNATI – The E.W. Scripps Company (NYSE: SSP) will report fourth-quarter 2017 operating results before New York Stock Exchange trading begins...

Stitcher brings Marvel, Katie Couric to SXSW

Fri, February 09, 2018

NEW YORK CITY – Stitcher, one of the world’s leading podcast platforms, is making a major play at South by Southwest (SXSW) next month as it...

Scripps appoints Williams new lead director; nominates Wall Street veteran to board seat

Thu, February 01, 2018

CINCINNATI – The E.W. Scripps Co. (NYSE: SSP) has appointed former senior investment management executive Kim Williams as its lead director and...

SUEZ taps Newsy Brand Studio for sponsored video series on water reuse in America

Mon, January 29, 2018

CINCINNATI – SUEZ, a global services and solutions company with operations primarily in water and waste management, has partnered with the Newsy...

Scripps restructures to create stronger company, puts radio stations up for sale

Thu, January 25, 2018

CINCINNATI – The E.W. Scripps Co. (NYSE: SSP) is creating a stronger, more streamlined and higher-performing company through comprehensive...

Daymond John, Seth Godin, Cal Fussman debut podcasts with Midroll Brand Studio

Wed, January 24, 2018

NEW YORK CITY – Midroll, the leader in the fast-growing podcast industry, is launching four new podcasts hosted by some of the biggest names in...

Scripps launches MarketPredict to help political campaigns convert voters

Tue, January 16, 2018

CINCINNATI — MarketPredict is now available to political campaigns that want to simulate how changes in their marketing and media buy plans will...

Scripps management to present on Jan. 30 at 14th Noble Financial Investor Conference

Tue, January 16, 2018

CINCINNATI – Lisa Knutson, executive vice president and chief financial officer of The E.W. Scripps Company (NYSE: SSP), will discuss the company’s...

“Pickler & Ben” renewed for a second season

Tue, January 16, 2018

CINCINNATI – The E.W. Scripps Company (NYSE: SSP) has greenlit a second season for “Pickler & Ben,” *its Nashville-based daytime talker hosted...

Stitcher continues rapid growth with content from Katie Couric, Jessamyn Stanley and more

Tue, January 09, 2018

NEW YORK CITY – Podcast industry leader Midroll Media is partnering with boldface names from the worlds of news, entertainment and popular culture...

Scripps promotes Riegelsberger to vice president of tax and treasury

Fri, January 05, 2018

CINCINNATI — The E.W. Scripps Company (NYSE: SSP) has appointed Rebecca Riegelsberger as vice president, tax and treasury, effective immediately....