Gannett Company Inc.    



7950 Jones Branch Dr.

McLean, VA 22107

United States

(703) 854-6000

Company description

Gannett Company, Inc. was founded by Frank E. Gannett and associates in 1906 and incorporated in 1923. The company went public in 1967 and reincorporated in 1972. It holds its headquarters in McLean, Virginia. Gannett is an international news and information company. The company has three business segments -- publishing, digital and broadcasting. In the United States, Gannett publishes 83 daily newspapers, including USA TODAY, and nearly 650 non-daily publications, each of which has its own Web site. In broadcasting, the company operates 23 television stations in the U.S. Gannett's digital segment was started in the third quarter of 2008 with the purchase of a controlling interest in CareerBuilder LLC, the leading U.S. employment Web site with expanding overseas operations, and ShopLocal, a provider of online marketing solutions. Gannett's digital segment also includes PointRoll, Planet Discover, Schedule Star and Ripple6.

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21st Century Fox Launches the Fox News Workplace Professionalism and Inclusion Council
Entertainment Close-up; November 22, 2017; 579 words
...through the pipeline to leadership. Virgil Smith, who served as Vice President of Talent Acquisition and Diversity at the Gannett Company, is currently Principal Consultant of the Smith Edwards Group, LLC, and consultant for the Asian American Journalists...
Province's Attractions Get Love from U.S. Travel Site
Winnipeg Free Press; May 25, 2017; 700+ words
...Canadian writers, none of whom are Manitoba-based, for 10 Best (, which operates under U.S. media giant Gannett Company's Travel Media Group banner. According to its website, the group's sites rank among the top 10 most-visited travel...
Advertising Woes to Mean Job Cuts at Dow Jones' Wall Street Journal
Australasian Business Intelligence; February 1, 2017; 314 words
...the September 2016 quarter.. Publication Date: 2 February 2017 DOW JONES AND COMPANY NEWS CORPORATION - ASX NWS GANNETT COMPANY INCORPORATED ASSOCIATION OF PUBLISHERS' EMPLOYEES Copyright 2017 Roy Morgan Research. All Rights Reserved.
WCSH/WLBZ Weekend Sports Anchor Takes Job in South Carolina
Bangor Daily News (Bangor, ME); January 20, 2017; 542 words
...Bangor, is leaving to take a job as a general assignment news reporter at WLTX Channel 19 in Columbia, South Carolina.The Gannett Company owns all three stations. WLTX is a CBS affiliate.Binette's last day will be Tuesday, and she will start at WLTX on...
BankMobile Names Managing Directors
Global Banking News (GBN); November 3, 2016; 532 words
...for enterprise sales organisations. Barrett was also chief digital officer of Clipper Magazine, a subsidiary of Gannett Company Inc., where he oversaw the strategy and creation of and launched a new mobile marketing-as...
Us Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker Appoints New Advisory Council Members to Help Expand Entrepreneurship and Promote American Innovation
US Fed News Service, Including US State News; September 20, 2016; 700+ words
...High Tech Investment Partners, LLC* Maribel Perez Wadsworth - Senior Vice President & Chief Strategy Officer, Gannett Company Inc.* Tiffany J. Wilson - Executive Director, Global Center for Medical Innovation* Chad Womack - Director of...
U.S. Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker Appoints New Advisory Council Members to Help Expand Entrepreneurship and Promote American Innovation
States News Service; September 19, 2016; 700+ words
...High Tech Investment Partners, LLC Maribel Perez Wadsworth -- Senior Vice President and Chief Strategy Officer, Gannett Company Inc. Tiffany J. Wilson* -- Executive Director, Global Center for Medical Innovation Chad Womack -- Director of...
University of North Carolina Asheville Celebrates Class of 2016 at 88th Annual Spring Commencement
US Fed News Service, Including US State News; May 10, 2016; 700+ words
...Journalism Excellence, and was acknowledged as a Most Improved Newspaper. He was promoted to vice presidential positions at The Gannett Company and served on the UNC Asheville Board of Trustees from 2007-15. In his address, Smith praised the leadership of UNC...

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Industry information

NAICS codes 
North American Industry Classification System (NAICS) codes are used to classify businesses for the purpose of collecting statistical data related to the U.S. economy. NAICS codes have been assigned to international companies to help organize all companies by type of activity.  

Primary: 511110 - Newspaper Publishers

515120 - Television Broadcasting


SIC codes 
Standard Industrial Classification (SIC) codes classify establishments by their primary type of activity. SIC codes are a U.S. Census Bureau system but can apply to international companies.  

Primary: 2711 - Newspapers: Publishing, or Publishing and Printing industry report

4833 - Television Broadcasting Stations industry report

6719 - Offices of Holding Companies, NEC industry report

7311 - Advertising Agencies industry report

7375 - Information Retrieval Services industry report

8742 - Management Consulting Services industry report