WTVF NewsChannel 5 Revenue and Competitors

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  • WTVF NewsChannel 5's estimated annual revenue is currently $17.6M per year.(i)
  • WTVF NewsChannel 5's estimated revenue per employee is $215,000

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  • WTVF NewsChannel 5 has 82 Employees.(i)
  • WTVF NewsChannel 5 grew their employee count by 8% last year.
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NewsChannel 5 is Nashville's news and information leader and one of the top three CBS affiliates in the country. As the market's top content provider on all platforms, NewsChannel 5 serves middle Tennessee and southern Kentucky by keeping them safe, informed and connected. The station is recognized year after year for outstanding coverage of breaking news, severe weather and investigative reporting. NewsChannel 5 Investigates is one of the most highly acclaimed investigative units in the country. The team's mission is to hold the powerful accountable, and in the process, they have won a national award for their work every year since 2009 from the National Headliner, to the DuPont and the Peabody. SKY5 helicopter sets NewsChannel 5 apart from our competition -- providing the only full time aerial coverage of breaking news, severe weather, and traffic. Its gyro-stabilized camera produces spectacular images that viewers cant get anywhere else. Nashville is most notably known as the center of the music industry, earning it the nickname Music City. Nashville is also a center for the health care, banking and transportation industries and is home to a large number of colleges and universities including Vanderbilt University. Nashville was named Friendliest City in 2016 by Travel & Leisure. The Nashville region's business environment is characterized by a favorable geographic location, quality workforce, lower taxes, and growth opportunities enhanced by a diverse economy. Over the last decade, the Nashville area has experienced tremendous growth across industry sectors, including the major industries of health care, tourism, publishing and music. High-profile businesses from across the country and the globe have moved to the Nashville area in the past few years, including ServiceSource, Eventbrite, Under Armour, Backyard Burgers, Nissan and the Consulate-General of Japan. Nashville is also home to several Fortune 500 companies.



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WTVF NewsChannel 5 News

2022-04-20 - Guards 'put bounties' on children's heads at DCS-run juvenile detention facility, according to report

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WTVF) — Taxpayers spend more than $48,000 a day to operate a facility that abuses children and makes us less safe.

2022-04-19 - Franklin officer set to return home from Florida after battle with COVID-19

FRANKLIN, Tenn. (WTVF) — After a months-long battle with COVID-19, a Franklin police officer is officially coming home.

2022-04-19 - REVEALED UPDATE: House Republicans back away from billion-dollar bill for TennCare contract

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WTVF) — A day after the airing of a NewsChannel 5 investigation, Tennessee House Republicans quietly dropped an effort to...

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