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List of Television Broadcasting Companies

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List of the top television broadcasting companies in the world, listed by their prominence with corporate logos when available. This list of major television broadcasting companies includes the largest and most profitable television broadcasting businesses, corporations, agencies, vendors and firms in the world. If you are wondering what the biggest television broadcasting companies are, then this list has you covered. This list includes the most famous television broadcasting companies in the industry, so if you're thinking of working in the television broadcasting industry you might want to look to these company names for jobs. This list includes names of both small and big television broadcasting businesses.

List contains companies like Motorola and Tribune Company.

This list answers the questions, "What are the biggest television broadcasting companies in the world?" and "What are the most successful television broadcasting companies?"
  • 1

    Ackerley Group

    Television Broadcasting
    The Ackerley Group was an American media company that owned several television stations that was taken over by Clear Channel Communications in 2001. Its chairman was Seattle-based businessman Barry...  more
  • 2

    ACME Communications

    Television Broadcasting, Television Production
    ACME Communications is a moribund United States-based broadcasting company that was involved in operations of television stations and programming from the late 1990s until 2013....  more
  • 3

    Allbritton Communications

    Publishing, Television Broadcasting
    The Allbritton Communications Company was an American media company. Based in Arlington, Virginia, Allbritton was the leading subsidiary of Perpetual Corporation, a private holding company owned by...  more
  • 4

    Amblin Entertainment

    Television Broadcasting, Film industry
    Amblin Entertainment is an American film and television production company founded by director and producer Steven Spielberg and film producers Kathleen Kennedy and Frank Marshall in 1981....  more
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    American Broadcasting Company

    Radio Broadcasting Stations (networks), Television Broadcasting
    The American Broadcasting Company is an American commercial broadcast television network that is owned by the Disney–ABC Television Group, a subsidiary of Disney Media Networks division of The Walt...  more
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    Animal Planet

    Television Broadcasting
    Animal Planet is an American basic cable and satellite television channel that is owned by Discovery Communications. Originally focused on more educationally-based television shows, the network has...  more
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    Bahakel Communications

    Mass media, Radio Broadcasting
    Bahakel Communications, Ltd. is an American communications company based in Charlotte, North Carolina, that is wholly owned and operated by the Bahakel family. The company was founded by Cy Bahakel...  more
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    Barrington Broadcasting

    Mass media, Television Broadcasting
    Barrington Broadcasting Group, LLC, headquartered in Schaumburg, Illinois was an American corporation focused on broadcast television, primarily in middle and small size media markets. Barrington...  more
  • 9

    Belo Corporation

    Television Broadcasting, Television
    Belo Corporation was a Dallas-based media company that owned 20 commercial broadcasting television stations and two regional 24-hour cable news television channels. The company was previously known...  more
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    Music industry, Mass media
    Bertelsmann SE & Co. KGaA is a German multinational mass media corporation founded in 1835, based in Gütersloh, Germany. The company operates in 50 countries and employs in excess of 104,000. In 2012...  more
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    Bonneville International

    Radio Broadcasting, Television Broadcasting
    Bonneville International Corporation is a media and broadcasting company, wholly owned by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints through its for-profit arm, Deseret Management Corporation....  more
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    Bonten Media Group

    Television Broadcasting
    Bonten Media Group, LLC is a New York City-based owner of television broadcast stations in the United States. It was formed by Randall D. Bongarten and Diamond Castle Holdings in November 2006. Its...  more
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    British Broadcasting Company

    Television Broadcasting, Radio Networks
    The British Broadcasting Company Ltd was a British commercial company formed on 18 October 1922 by British and American electrical companies doing business in the United Kingdom and licensed by the...  more
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    British Broadcasting Corporation

    Mass media, Television Broadcasting
    The British Broadcasting Corporation is the UK's public-service broadcaster, headquartered at Broadcasting House in London. It is the world's oldest national broadcasting organisation and the largest...  more
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    British Sky Broadcasting Group Plc

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    Calkins Media

    Television Broadcasting, Newspaper
    Calkins Media Incorporated is a media company. Established in 1937, Calkins Media brands include daily newspapers and digital sites in Pennsylvania and New Jersey, a weekly newspaper in South Dade,...  more
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    Television Broadcasting
    CBS is an American commercial broadcast television and radio network that is the flagship property of CBS Corporation. The company is headquartered at the CBS Building in New York City, with major...  more
  • 18

    CBS Corporation

    Mass media, Media
    CBS Corporation is an American mass media corporation focused on commercial broadcasting, publishing, and television production, with most of its operations in the United States. The president and...  more
  • 19

    CBS Television Stations

    Television Broadcasting, Television
    The CBS Television Stations are a group of American television stations owned by CBS Corporation. As of February 2013, CBS Corporation owns twenty-nine stations, broken down as follows: sixteen are...  more
  • 20

    Central European Media Enterprises

    Mass media, Television Broadcasting
    Central European Media Enterprises is a Bermudan media and entertainment company operating in Central and Eastern Europe. CME was co-founded by Leonard M Fertig and Ronald Lauder in 1994. The...  more
  • 21

    Channel 4

    Television Broadcasting
    Channel 4 is a British public-service television broadcaster which began transmission on 2 November 1982. Although largely commercially self-funded, it is ultimately publicly owned; originally a...  more
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    Comcast Corporation

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    Communications Corporation of America

    Television Broadcasting
    Communications Corporation of America was a broadcasting company in the United States that owned television stations in smaller markets. The company was headquartered in Lafayette, Louisiana. It...  more
  • 24

    Cox Enterprises

    Mass media, Television Broadcasting
    Cox Enterprises, Inc. is a privately held media conglomerate based in Atlanta, Georgia, USA. The company is currently headed by the daughter of founder James Cox, Anne Cox Chambers, and the two...  more
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    CSB News

    Television Broadcasting
    CSB News is Bangladesh's first 24-hour news & current affairs channel. Mediaguru has consulted for the complete planning and implementation for the new channel which has been launched by a leading...  more