Nexstar was founded in 1996 in
In the last two years, including acquisitions awaiting regulatory approval, Nexstar has acquired 49 television stations and two digital media companies totaling more than $826.2 million, nearly doubling the size of its portfolio.
WHAG spoke to Sook on the floor of NASDAQ.
"When you think about Nexstar we think of a company that has been successful reaching milestones, but it's not possible with hard work of more than 3,000 employees and while Nexstar is company name we are really a collection of local serving 20 states across the United Stares. At our very heart we are a local business that happens to be publicly traded."
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