PRISA

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Promotora de Informaciones, S.A
Type Sociedad Anónima
Traded as BMADPRS
NYSEPRIS
Industry Broadcasting, Publishing, Media, Internet, Entertainment
Founded 1972
Founders Jesús de Polanco
Headquarters Madrid, Spain
Key people Ignacio Polanco (Chairman)
Juan Luís Cebrián (CEO)
Services Television and radio production, press and publishing
Net income €2.822 billion (2010)[1]
Employees 14,987 (2009)[2]
Website www.prisa.com

Promotora de Informaciones, S.A (PRISA) is a Spanish media conglomerate.

History and profile[edit]

The PRISA group was founded in 1972[3] by Jesús de Polanco. As of 2010 it was controlled by Nicolas Berggruen.[4] At the end of 2010 the US hedge fund Liberty Acquisitions Holdings acquired 51% of the company.[3]

Holdings[edit]

Newspapers[edit]

PRISA owns the following papers among the others[5]

Magazines[edit]

PRISA noticias

Music and radio[edit]

PRISA radio

Television[edit]

PRISA TV

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Annual Results 2010". 
  2. ^ Prisa: About us
  3. ^ a b 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. 
  4. ^ Raphael Minder. Prisa Looks for Return to Financial Health, The New York Times, 21 November 2010
  5. ^ "Spain- Newspapers". G2MI. Retrieved 26 November 2014. 

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