Our Story

We Are Tribune Media

A 168-year-old startup.

1847

We began with a single newspaper.

2013

We became the largest combined independent broadcast station group and content creator in the US.

NEW CHIEF EXECUTIVE AND MANAGEMENT TEAM ARRIVES
TRIBUNE BROADCASTING ACQUIRES LOCAL TV HOLDINGS LLC AND DOUBLES IN SIZE
A NEW TRIBUNE STUDIOS LAUNCHES

2014

We are home to a growing family of rising stars.

WGN AMERICA RE-LAUNCHES
‘SALEM’ AND ‘MANHATTAN’ DEBUT ON WGN AMERICA
CRAIG FERGUSON SIGNS WITH TRIBUNE STUDIOS
GRACENOTE ACQUIRED
GRACENOTE AND TMS UNITE TO BECOME ONE OF THE WORLD’S LARGEST METADATA PROVIDERS
TRIBUNE MEDIA AND TRIBUNE  PUBLISHING BECOME SEPARATE COMPANIES

2016

...And we're only getting started.