• 10706 Beaver Dam Rd
  • Hunt Valley, MD 21030
  • 8,000 Employees

Sinclair Broadcast Group (SBG) is a telecommunications conglomerate controlled by the family of company founder Julian Sinclair Smith. Headquartered in the Baltimore suburb of Hunt Valley, Md., the company was founded in 1986 and went public in 1996 (NASDAQ: SBGI).

Sinclair is the largest TV station operator in the U.S. by both number of stations and total coverage. SBG owns or operates 191 stations across the country in 89 markets covering approx. 40 percent of American households, particularly in the South and Midwest. They control 607 different TV channels.

It is the largest owner of . . .

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