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Maintains National Leadership Rankings in Primary Spanish-language Formats Including #1 Spanish Radio Station in America


Spanish Broadcasting System, Inc. (SBSA) is the largest publicly traded Hispanic-controlled media and entertainment company in the United States. SBSA owns and operates 20 radio stations located in the top Hispanic markets of New York, Los Angeles, Miami, Chicago, San Francisco and Puerto Rico, including the #1 Spanish-language radio station in America, WSKQ-FM in New York City, as well as 4 of the top 7 rated radio stations airing the Tropical, Mexican Regional, Spanish Adult Contemporary and Hurban format genres. SBSA also owns and operates Mega TV, a television operation serving the South Florida market with national distribution through DirecTV. SBS also produces live concerts and events throughout the U.S. and Puerto Rico. In addition, SBSA operates www.LaMusica.com, a bilingual Spanish-English online site providing content related to Latin music, entertainment, news and culture.  

Demographics :

Hispanics represent the nation’s largest minority group, and projections show further growth despite an expected slowdown in immigration.

In 2007, there were an estimated 45.5 million Hispanics living in the United States, representing 15% of the population. They were widely dispersed across the country, but most concentrated in the major urban areas, California, Florida and the Southwest.

The Pew Hispanic Center predicts that the number of U.S. Hispanics will triple by 2050 and grow to 29% of the country’s population






Our Interactive sites reach millions of Hispanics on a monthly basis.

    * Pageviews: 7,418,831*
    * Visits: 2,208,455*
    * Unique: 1,400,757*
    * Ranked #3 among most visited entertainment portal**
    * 500K double opt-in database (zip code, gender, language)
    * Live streaming, live chat and on demand videos
    * Audience composition: P12-18: 7.3% / A18-49: 68.7% / A50-54: 8.3%

 Principals and Directors:


Raúl Alarcón, Jr. joined us in 1983 as an account executive and has been our President and a director since October 1985 and our Chief Executive Officer since June 1994. On November 2, 1999, Mr. Alarcón, Jr. became our Chairman of the board of directors and continues as our Chief Executive Officer and President. Currently, Mr. Alarcón, Jr. is responsible for our long-range strategic planning and operational matters and is instrumental in the acquisition and related financing of each of our stations. Mr. Alarcón, Jr. is the son of Pablo Raúl Alarcón, Sr.

Director, Senior Executive Vice President, Chief Financial Officer, Chief Administrative Officer and Secretary

Joseph A. García has been our Chief Financial Officer since 1984, Executive Vice President since 1996 and Secretary since November 2, 1999. Mr. García is responsible for our financial affairs, operational matters and investor relations, and he has been instrumental in the acquisition and related financing of our stations. Before joining us in 1984, Mr. García spent thirteen years in international financial planning positions with Philip Morris Companies, Inc. and Revlon, Inc., where he was manager of financial planning for Revlon — Latin America.

Chief Operating Officer of Radio Segment and General Manager

Frank Flores became our Chief Revenue Officer of the radio segment and General Manager of the radio market on April 1, 2009. Previously, Mr. Flores was the General Manager and Vice President of the New York radio market from January 2005 to March 2009 and VP/Director of Sales from July 2004 to January 2005. Mr. Flores is responsible for overseeing the revenue and profit performance of all of our radio stations and the day-to-day operational matters of the New York radio market. Prior to joining us, he was the general sales manager from 2003 to 2004 and local sales manager the previous twelve years for WXRK-FM with Infinity Broadcasting Corporation

Executive Vice President and Chief Creative Officer of Mega TV

Cynthia Hudson became our Chief Creative Officer and Executive Vice President on January 3, 2006. Ms. Hudson is responsible for MegaTV and our bilingual Internet portals. From 1997-2005, Ms. Hudson served as Senior Vice President and Editorial Director of Cosmopolitan Television (a Hearst Entertainment and Syndication Group division), heading up the creation and development of the Cosmopolitan TV Networks. Ms. Hudson led the research, development and creation of Cosmo TV, overseeing design of original programs, on-air packaging, promotions and program acquisitions, as well as the creation and production of original formats. Ms. Hudson is an eight-time Emmy Award winning producer, writer and international television executive with over 20 years experience in both the U.S. broadcast and international cable TV industries.


Mitchell A. Yelen became one of our directors on October 1, 2007. Mr. Yelen is currently the Director of tax services at Pinchasik, Strongin, Muskat, Stein & Company, P.A. where he has been employed since 1984 specializing in litigation support, complex tax research and financial planning. Mr. Yelen previously held positions at CPA firms: Kaufman, Rossin & Co., P.A. and Alexander Grant & Co., P.A. Among other degrees, he holds an M.B.A. in Finance from Northwestern University and a J.D. and L.L.M. in taxation from the University of Miami.


Jose A. Villamil became one of our directors on June 30, 2004. Mr. Villamil has over 25 years of experience as a private business economist and as a senior policymaker of both the federal and State of Florida governments. Mr. Villamil is the Principal Advisor of The Washington Economics Group, Inc. where he previously served as Chief Executive Officer, serving in such position from 1993 to 1998 and from 2000 to 2008. From 1999 to 2000, he was Director for Tourism, Trade and Economic Development of Florida. Mr. Villamil served most recently as Chairman of the Council of Economic Advisors of Florida and a member of the board of directors of Enterprise Florida, Inc. Since April 2003, Mr. Villamil has been director of Mercantile CommerceBank, N.A. and CommerceBank Holding Corp. Most recently, Mr. Villamil was appointed to President George W. Bush’s Advisory Committee on Trade Policy and Negotiations. From 1989-1993, Mr. Villamil served as Chief Economist and later as Undersecretary for Economic Affairs at the United States Department of Commerce.


Jason L. Shrinsky became one of our directors on November 2, 1999. Mr. Shrinsky is a retired partner from the law firm Kaye Scholer LLP, which he joined as a partner in 1986. Mr. Shrinsky has been a lawyer counseling corporations and high net worth individuals on financings, mergers and acquisitions, other related financial transactions and regulatory procedures since 1964. Kaye Scholer LLP has served as our legal counsel for more than 20 years.



 SEC-All filings for SBSA-click here


 Share Structure:

     As of August 11, 2009, 41,499,222 shares of Class A common stock, par value $0.0001 per share, 23,403,500 shares of Class B common stock, par value $0.0001 per share and 380,000 shares of Series C convertible preferred stock, $0.01 par value per share, which are convertible into 7,600,000 shares of Class A common stock, were outstanding.

Investor relations:                                          Corporate headquarters:

Jose Molina                                                                        SBS Tower
jmolina@sbscorporate.com                                           2601 South Bayshore Drive PH II                                   
                                                                                              Coconut Grove, Florida 33133 

2601 South Bayshore Drive PH II                                   Telephone: 305-441-6901
Coconut Grove, FL 33133                                                Fax: 305-446-5148
Telephone: (305) 441-6901                                            idavidson@sbscorporate.com
Fax: (305) 446-5148

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Note from Moderator:  Web traffic can be an indicator of investor interest as well, it is interesting to note, that the parent site, Spanishbroadcasting.com, experienced a 168% jump in hits from June to July of this year.

The above information is in no way intended to be a buy recommendation. It is presented as a starting point for due diligence, and a convenience for users of this board. The moderator does not have a position in this equity currently. The moderator is not an investment advisor or broker.


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#184   Que mierda lavado de dinero lol ladrones akamaii 09/15/20 06:02:25 PM
#183   Anyone know what's going on here with volume decline? ElCollector 07/27/20 11:14:52 AM
#182   No one you can sell it too no akamaii 06/26/20 10:43:25 AM
#181   Doubt it but cool akamaii 06/26/20 10:42:36 AM
#180   Given explosion of other media stocks, I bought ElCollector 06/17/20 10:26:45 AM
#179   Watsup Thor you still here? T4KingOff 06/13/20 01:00:10 AM
#178   Wow.... only three messages since I've been gone?!? Thor Von Thorson 04/17/18 02:37:31 PM
#177   Could see this running pretty hard in the Benarrowvlogs 12/30/17 12:10:57 PM
#176   Well, after reading there last 10q ; to skinnyman1967 12/11/17 08:14:39 PM
#175   TIMBRE, heard some "RUMOR" they are going to BULLBULLBULL 12/09/17 03:25:35 PM
#174   God I hope Disney is the final landing Thor Von Thorson 12/07/17 12:13:31 PM
#173   SBSAA saw a little love (lol) today... and Thor Von Thorson 12/06/17 08:02:58 PM
#172   Hey, what does it take to become a Thor Von Thorson 12/05/17 11:13:14 AM
#171   Oh yeah! $SBSAA getting a lil action today!! Thor Von Thorson 12/05/17 11:12:24 AM
#170   hahaha... subscribers... I hope I get some snow Thor Von Thorson 12/03/17 09:35:49 PM
#169   Per yesterday's 8K, they’re informing shareholders that the Thor Von Thorson 11/29/17 10:22:16 AM
#168   SBSAA Share Structure Thor Von Thorson 11/29/17 10:19:20 AM
#167   SBS Mission Statement Thor Von Thorson 11/29/17 10:17:44 AM
#166   All these connections of sbsa, megatv, and viva. Landwehr 11/29/17 09:48:08 AM
#165   Spanish Broadcasting System, Inc. owns and operates 17 Thor Von Thorson 11/29/17 09:29:16 AM
#164   Well lookie here... an 8K!! What a coincidence!! Thor Von Thorson 11/28/17 10:29:21 PM
#163   About SPANISH BROADCASTING SYSTEM, INC. (Formerly NASDAQ:SBSA - Thor Von Thorson 11/28/17 04:35:09 PM
#162   Investor Relations for SBSAA: Thor Von Thorson 11/28/17 04:28:53 PM
#161   Most recent $SBSAA 8k from November 14th: Thor Von Thorson 11/28/17 04:27:28 PM
#160   25% bump for $SBSAA today!! Closer to 100% Thor Von Thorson 11/28/17 04:26:13 PM
#159   You were a bit soon with this call. Thor Von Thorson 11/28/17 04:24:44 PM
#158   SBSAA buy 1.10 stocktrademan 06/06/17 02:37:12 PM
#157   Shares sold off only because they were delisted First Crown Research 03/21/17 07:48:56 PM
#156   SBSA bullish 3.99 stocktrademan 09/18/16 04:31:51 PM
#155   $4.22/4.27 Ut +5%% No Newz Yet. Wutt duz xxxxtrader 09/17/13 02:54:46 PM
#154   4.37 +0.281 +6.87%. Smak smak xxxxtrader 09/13/13 12:29:45 PM
#153   Mega Huge $60k SBSA ask smak $4.18 an xxxxtrader 09/12/13 01:21:50 PM
#152   Blue horseshoe luvz SBSA/NMGC: He Prediktz... Tha SNE-SBSA xxxxtrader 09/11/13 02:28:38 PM
#151   2013 "Play of the Year" SBSA/NMGC Mega DD xxxxtrader 08/05/13 01:55:04 PM
#150   $100k Fruntlode so far 2day on no-newz,, Now xxxxtrader 08/05/13 01:02:12 PM
#149   Itz Happening at SBSA $4.15/$4.24 + 13%, 4m xxxxtrader 08/05/13 12:37:26 PM
#148   Anothrrr $35k fruntlode. $3.65/$3.75 ut SBSA in Beast xxxxtrader 08/02/13 12:03:08 PM
#147   Itz Happening at SBSA $3.5/$3.6, 4m Flote, Big xxxxtrader 07/31/13 03:06:53 PM
#146   SBSA pumpt by seeking alpha today, 125 playurs xxxxtrader 07/25/13 04:17:03 PM
#145   Urningz Kash Flow Exxxxploshun and BuyOut deal ded xxxxtrader 05/16/13 12:28:32 PM
#144   nice earnings - WATCH out above !!! 1mort 05/15/13 05:19:11 PM
#143   sbsa - Sony Buyout Deal PPS targit lowered xxxxtrader 04/17/13 12:35:26 PM
#142   LUFK buyout by GE deal today shows same xxxxtrader 04/08/13 10:45:51 AM
#141   tick-tock, With no Sony the one and only xxxxtrader 04/04/13 12:16:26 AM
#140   SBSA deal win-dow is now 3 dayz, to xxxxtrader 03/25/13 12:59:15 PM
#139   Short interest down agin,, 12 Months in a xxxxtrader 03/05/13 01:56:09 PM
#138   Will Sony be the "One and Only" bidder xxxxtrader 03/05/13 01:34:08 PM
#137   Thurd Avenue Hedge Fund just announc-t $500k fruntlode 2/14 xxxxtrader 02/19/13 12:48:25 PM
#136   Alurt: Whale hedge has just fruntloded $100k 30 xxxxtrader 02/13/13 04:00:29 PM
#135   RENAISSANCE TECHNOLOGIES, another Big NYC hedge fund, Now xxxxtrader 02/13/13 01:59:43 PM
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