CBS Radio Overview

  • Year Founded
  • 1928

Year Founded

  • Status
  • Acquired/​Merged

  • Employees
  • 3,800


  • Latest Deal Type
  • M&A

  • Financing Rounds
  • 4

  • Investments
  • 9

CBS Radio General Information


Provider of news and sports media contents intended to produce and broadcast original audio and video content, live events and exclusive programming broadcast. The company's broadcast media contents are promoted via on-air, online and mobile platforms enabling audiences access to entertainment easier than ever before.

Contact Information

Ownership Status
Financing Status
Corporate Backed or Acquired
Primary Industry
Broadcasting, Radio and Television
Corporate Office
  • 1271 Avenue of the Americas
  • Floor 44
  • New York, NY 10020
  • United States
+1 (212) 000-0000

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CBS Radio Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Valuation/
Post-Val Status Debt

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CBS Radio Comparisons

HQ Location
Total Raised
Post Valuation
Provider of news and sports media contents intended to produce and broadcast original audio and video content, live even
Broadcasting, Radio and Television
New York, NY
3,800 As of 2017
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CBS Radio Competitors (14)

Company Name Financing Status Location Employees Total Raised Last Financing Date/Type Last Financing Amount
Cumulus Media Formerly VC-backed Atlanta, GA 0000 00.000 000000&0
ESPN Sports Media Corporate Backed or Acquired Bristol, CT 0000 000000 - 000
Emmis Communications Corporate Backed or Acquired Indianapolis, IN 000 00.000 000000000 - 00.000
Sirius XM Radio Corporate Backed or Acquired New York, NY 0000 000.00 000000000 000.00
Saga Communications Corporation Grosse Pointe Farms, MI 000 00000 000000000 00 00000
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CBS Radio Patents

CBS Radio Recent Patent Activity

Publication ID Patent Title Status First Filing Date Technology (CPC) Citations
US-20140074627-A1 Techniques to create an advertising campaign Inactive 12-Sep-2012 000000000 0
US-20140068432-A1 Enabling audience interaction with a broadcast media program Inactive 30-Aug-2012 0000000000 00

CBS Radio Signals

Growth Rate

0.80% Weekly
Weekly Growth 0.80%, 93rd %
-35.5%. 530%

Size Multiple

219x Median
Size Multiple 219x, 100th %ile
0.00x 0.95x. 413Kx

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CBS Radio Former Investors

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Investor Since Participating Rounds Contact Info

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CBS Radio Investments & Acquisitions (9)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Lead Partner
Beasley Broadcast Group (3 Radio Stations) 01-Dec-2014 0000000000 Broadcasting, Radio and Television 000 00000
Merlin Media (101.9 FM) 02-Nov-2012 000000000 0000 Buildings and Property 000 00000
WLZL 16-Nov-2011 000000000 00.00 Buildings and Property 00000 000
TargetSpot 11-Jan-2011 00000 0000 000 Media and Information Services (B2B)
iBiquity Digital 27-Jul-2009 Later Stage VC 000.00 Other Commercial Services 00000 000
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CBS Radio Exits (5)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size Status Buyers
TargetSpot 11-Jan-2011 00000 00000 00 000 Completed
  • 4 buyers
iBiquity Digital 27-Jul-2009 00000 00000 00 000.00 Completed
  • 12 buyers
TargetSpot 11-Mar-2008 00000 00000 00 00.00 Completed
  • 4 buyers
TargetSpot 24-Apr-2007 00000 00000 00 00.000 Completed
  • 3 buyers
CBS Radio (Three Denver Radio Stations) 24-Aug-2000 Corporate Asset Purchase Completed
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CBS Radio FAQs

  • When was CBS Radio founded?

    CBS Radio was founded in 1928.

  • Where is CBS Radio headquartered?

    CBS Radio is headquartered in New York, NY.

  • What is the size of CBS Radio?

    CBS Radio has 3,800 total employees.

  • What industry is CBS Radio in?

    CBS Radio’s primary industry is Broadcasting, Radio and Television.

  • Is CBS Radio a private or public company?

    CBS Radio is a Private company.

  • What is the current valuation of CBS Radio?

    The current valuation of CBS Radio is 00.000.

  • What is CBS Radio’s current revenue?

    The current revenue for CBS Radio is 00000.

  • How much funding has CBS Radio raised over time?

    CBS Radio has raised $400M.

  • Who are CBS Radio’s investors?

    Paramount Global has invested in CBS Radio.

  • Who are CBS Radio’s competitors?

    Cumulus Media, ESPN Sports Media, Emmis Communications, Sirius XM Radio, and Saga Communications are some of the 14 competitors of CBS Radio.

  • When was CBS Radio acquired?

    CBS Radio was acquired on 17-Nov-2017.

  • Who acquired CBS Radio?

    CBS Radio was acquired by Audacy (Broadcasting, Radio and Television).

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