The Media Institute honored Nexstar Broadcasting Chairman, President, and CEO Perry Sook.
The Media Institute is a non-profit foundation – focused on communications policy and excellence in journalism. Sook was given the American Horizon Award – recognizing his leadership – promoting the vitality and independence of American media.He started Nexstar Broadcasting with just one TV station in 1996. Twenty years later – there’s more than 100 stations nationwide. That number will soon grow to 171 stations… when pending acquisitions are finalized. That means – Nexstar broadcasts will reach 39 percent of television households in America.