|Traded as||BMAD: PRS
|Industry||Broadcasting, Publishing, Media, Internet, Entertainment|
|Founder||Jesús de Polanco|
|Ignacio Polanco (Chairman)
Juan Luís Cebrián (CEO)
|Services||Television and radio production, press and publishing|
|€2.822 billion (2010)|
Number of employees
Promotora de Informaciones, S.A (PRISA) is a Spanish media conglomerate.
History and profile
The PRISA group was founded in 1972 by Jesús de Polanco who was the major shareholder and the president of the company until his death on 21 July 2007. His son, Ignacio Polanco, succeeded him as the president of PRISA.
The share of the group in the Spanish press market was 15,1% in 2006.
- PRISA owns the following papers among the others
- PRISA noticias
- Revista 40
- Rolling Stone
Music and radio
- PRISA radio
- Cadena SER news station
- Los 40 Principales music station
- M80 Radio music station
- Cadena Dial music station
- Máxima FM music station
- Radio Olé music station
- ONA FM music station
- Rádio Comercial music station (Portugal)
- Rádio Clube news station (Portugal)
- Cidade FM music station (Portugal)
- Best Rock FM music station (Portugal)
- Grupo Latino de Radio
- Caracol Radio news station (Colombia)
- Radio Continental news station (Argentina)
- ADN Radio news station (Chile)
- W Radio radio network (Mexico, co-owner with Televisa))
- XETRA-AM and WSUA news stations (United States)
- "Annual Results 2010".
- Prisa: About us
- Julia Pastor (27 December 2013). "Prisa Group: Dismantling of Spain’s Top Media Giant Means End of an Era". The Corner (Madrid). Retrieved 26 November 2014.
- Andrea Czepek; Melanie Hellwig; Eva Nowak (2009). Press Freedom and Pluralism in Europe: Concepts and Conditions. Intellect Books. p. 278. ISBN 978-1-84150-243-4. Retrieved 12 December 2014.
- Raphael Minder. Prisa Looks for Return to Financial Health, The New York Times, 21 November 2010
- "Spain- Newspapers". G2MI. Retrieved 26 November 2014.