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Media Institute

aka TMI   |   Vienna, VA   |  www.mediainstitute.org

Mission

Building on four decades of thought leadership, The Media Institute is regarded as one of the country’s leading non-partisan organizations that focuses on the First Amendment and communications policy. The Media Institute is a nonprofit foundation specializing in communications policy issues of concern to all Americans. The Institute exists to foster three goals: Promote Freedom of Speech. Encourage a competitive media environment and communications industry. Recognize excellence in journalism. Founded in 1979, The Media Institute pursues an active program agenda that encompasses virtually all sectors of the media including print, broadcast, cable, satellite, telecom, digital, and online services. The Institute publishes issue papers and policy analyses, prepares regulatory

Ruling year info

1976

President

Richard Kaplar

Main address

1950 Old Gallows Rd. Ste. 790

Vienna, VA 22182 USA

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EIN

52-1061431

NTEE code info

Research Institutes and/or Public Policy Analysis (R05)

Media, Communications Organizations (A30)

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About The Media Institute

Founded in 1979, The Media Institute pursues an active program agenda that encompasses virtually all sectors of the media including print, broadcast, cable, satellite, telecom, digital, and online services.

The Institute publishes issue papers and policy analyses, prepares regulatory filings and court briefs, convenes conferences, and sponsors the Communications Forum Luncheon Series in Washington for journalists and communications executives. The Institute's Digital Media Center focuses on key issues in the digital realm. As the founder of Free Speech Week, The Media Institute coordinates this annual nationwide celebration every October.

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Media Institute

Board of directors
as of 03/21/2023
SOURCE: Self-reported by organization

Rein and Fielding Dick Wiley; Wiley

Patrick Maines

Washington Post Patrick Butler;

Corn-Revere; Hogan & Hartson Robert

Mimi Feller; Gannett Co.

Jill Lesser; Turner AOL Time Warner

Michael McCarthy; BELO

Carol Melton; Viacom

Alex Netchvolodoff; Cox Enterprises

Michael Regan; News Corporation

Greg Schmidt; LIN Television

Shaun Sheehan; Tribune Co.

Wexler Group Anne Wexler;

Richard Kaplar