|Scripps to Discuss Business Strategy at A.G. Edwards Conference|
CINCINNATI, April 13 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Joseph G. NeCastro, senior vice president and chief financial officer of The E.W. Scripps Company (NYSE: SSP) and Timothy E. Stautberg, vice president of investor relations, will discuss the company's business strategy Monday, April 19, during the A.G. Edwards Media & Entertainment conference in Las Vegas, Nev.
The Scripps presentation will be made at 2:00 p.m. PDT (5:00 p.m. EDT). The audio from the presentation will be Web cast live via the Scripps Web site at www.scripps.com . A replay will be available via the Investor Relations section of the Scripps Web site for 30 days.
The E.W. Scripps Company is a diverse media concern with interests in newspaper publishing, broadcast television, national television networks, interactive media and television-retailing. Scripps operates 21 daily newspapers, 10 broadcast TV stations, four cable and satellite television programming services and a television retailing network. All of the company's media businesses provide content and advertising services via the Internet.
Scripps Networks brands include Home & Garden Television, Food Network, DIY -- Do It Yourself Network and Fine Living. HGTV reaches about 85 million U.S. television households and Food Network can be seen in about 84 million households. Scripps Networks Web sites include FoodNetwork.com, HGTV.com, DIYnetwork.com and fineliving.com. Scripps Networks programming can be seen in 86 countries.
The company's television retailing subsidiary, Shop At Home Network, markets a growing range of consumer goods directly to television viewers and visitors to the Shop At Home Web site, shopathometv.com. Shop At Home reaches about 48 million full-time equivalent U.S. households.
Scripps also operates Scripps Howard News Service and United Media, which is the worldwide licensing and syndication home of PEANUTS and DILBERT.
SOURCE The E. W. Scripps Company -0- 04/13/2004 /CONTACT: Tim Stautberg of The E. W. Scripps Company, +1-513-977-3826, or email@example.com/ /Web site: http://www.scripps.com http://www.FoodNetwork.com http://www.HGTV.com http://www.DIYnetwork.com http://www.shopathometv.com/ (SSP) CO: E. W. Scripps Company; A.G. Edwards Conference ST: Ohio, Nevada IN: RAD TVN PUB SU: CCA MAV WB-JT -- CLTU052 -- 1150 04/13/2004 11:15 EDT http://www.prnewswire.com