Scripps to discuss business strategy at Mid-Year Media Review

Thu, June 14, 2001 by Tim Stautberg

CINCINNATI – Kenneth W. Lowe, president and CEO of The E.W. Scripps Company; Richard A. Boehne, executive vice president; and Daniel J. Castellini, senior vice president and chief financial officer, will discuss the company’s business strategy Monday, June 18, during the Mid-Year Media Review in New York City.The Scripps presentation is scheduled for 3 p.m. EDT and will be Web cast live via the company’s Web site at www.scripps.com. An archive of the presentation will be available via the Scripps Web site within 24 hours after the presentation.The E.W. Scripps Company is a diverse media concern with interests in newspaper publishing, broadcast television, national television networks and interactive media. Scripps operates 21 daily newspapers, 10 broadcast TV stations and three national television networks, with plans to launch a fourth.Scripps national television network brands include Home & Garden Television, Food Network, Do It Yourself and Fine Living, due to launch early in 2002.The company also operates Scripps Howard News Service, United Media, the worldwide licensing and syndication home of PEANUTS and DILBERT, and 31 Web sites, including hgtv.com, foodtv.com, diynet.com and comics.com.