Tribune Media Charitable Foundation
(NYSE: TRCO) is home to a diverse portfolio of television and digital properties driven by quality news, entertainment and sports programming. Tribune Media is comprised of Tribune Broadcasting’s 42 owned or operated local television stations reaching approximately 50 million households, national entertainment network WGN America, whose reach is approaching 80 million households, Tribune Studios, and Gracenote, one of the world’s leading sources of TV and music metadata powering electronic program guides in televisions, automobiles and mobile devices. Tribune Media also includes Chicago’s WGN-AM and the national multicast networks Antenna TV and THIS TV. Additionally, the Company owns and manages a significant number of real estate properties across the U.S. and holds other strategic investments in media.
Sinclair Broadcast Group
Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. is one of the largest and most diversified television broadcasting companies in the country. Sinclair owns and operates, programs or provides sales services to more television stations than anyone and has affiliations with all the major networks. In addition, Sinclair is the leading local news provider in the country, as well as a producer of sports content. Sinclair owns a multicast network, four radio stations and a cable network. Sinclair’s broadcast content is delivered via multiple-platforms, including over-the-air, multi-channel video program distributors, and digital platforms. Sinclair, either directly or through its venture subsidiaries, makes equity investments in strategic companies. Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. was founded in 1986, went public in 1995 and is traded on the NASDAQ Global Select Market under the ticker symbol SBGI.
There’s a way to lend a hand – and since Walgreens was founded in 1901, the company and its employees have recognized the connection between strong communities and good business. Their motto, “The Pharmacy America Trusts,” reflects the company’s belief in ethical business practices and respect for the dedication of their employees in improving the quality of life in their communities. As they expand to new markets and new neighborhoods, Walgreens brings with them a tradition of supporting the health needs of their patients.
Civic Entertainment Group
Founded in 1999, Civic Entertainment Group is one of the most award-winning strategic marketing agencies in the US working with leading brands across the entertainment, sports, communications, banking and travel sectors. The company creates big, brand-defining platforms that inspire the imaginations of audiences and the media, drive sales, impact culture and engage customers, employees and partners.
MilitaryConnection.com offers one of the most comprehensive directories of military and Veteran resources on the web, focusing on employment, education and more. The website features thousands of pages of resources and information, with something for everyone. The company devotes a large percentage of resources to assisting hundreds of great non-profit organizations. When the next tour is back home, it’s on Military Connection, the Go To Site.
Graham Media Group
AT&T Inc. (NYSE:T) helps millions around the globe connect with leading entertainment, mobile, high speed Internet and voice services. We’re the world’s largest provider of pay TV. We have TV customers in the U.S. and 11 Latin American countries. We offer the best global coverage of any U.S. wireless provider.* And we help businesses worldwide serve their customers better with our mobility and highly secure cloud solutions.
ID Private Equity™ (IDPE) was formed with a specific goal in mind; create a partnership of technologists, capitalists and philanthropists utilizing venture capital as a force to create value and enable change on a local and global scale. Through our relationships, IDPE is able to provide capital, financing and expertise to early stage companies, helping them navigate the unique challenges of building a growing and thriving business. We have a successful track record of providing capital and critical resources allowing entrepreneurs build a substantive business.
We are focused on investing in companies with services, products or technologies that can be applied to both commercial and Federal markets. IDPE provides our portfolio companies with access to our network of relationships and contacts, allowing us to better assist them through the inevitable challenges that all entrepreneurial companies face. IDPE’s typical investment ranges from $250k to $5 million and can involve taking a minority or majority stake in the company.