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Promotora de Informaciones S.A. (PRISA)

Promotora de Informaciones S.A. (PRISA)

The Grupo Promotora de Informaciones S.A. (PRISA) is a business media conglomerate that is present in 22 countries worldwide. It was founded in 1972 by the Spanish businessman Jesús de Polanco and it is also known for being the largest group of communication and publishing companies in Latin America. It is present in the press, radio, television; in the audiovisual and publishing sectors. The Grupo has a wide portfolio of companies among which the following stand out: the Santillana publishing house and the El País newspaper of Spain.

Prisa Radio is the largest Spanish language broadcasting group in the world. It is also the main communications group in Spain. In Colombia, Prisa is the owner of the Radio Network Caracol that has 8 radio systems between spoken and musical radio, three of which belong to multi-country brands of Grupo Prisa (40 principales, Bésame, W Radio).

In July, Prisa sold to Altice its shareholding (94,69% of shares) in Media Capital, a Portuguese media group.

 

 

Key facts

Business Form

Private

Legal Form

Sociedad Anónima

Business Sectors

Media: Press, Radio, Television, Publishing and distribution of books.

Ownership

Rucandio S.A.

A Spanish company that integrates the interests of the Polanco Moreno family.

19.5%
Media Outlets
Other Media Outlets

Other Print Outlets

El Pais

Other Radio Outlets

40 Principales

Other Online Outlets

los40.com.co

Facts

Media Business

Broadcasting

Caracol Estéreo S.A.

Advertising

GLP Colombia Ltda.

Audiovisual Communication

Promotora audiovisual de Colombia PACSA S.A.

Event Organization

RLM Colombia SAS

Business

Publishing

Editorial Santillana S.A.S.

Media

Prisa Brand Solutions S.L.

Publishing

Prisa Video S.L.

General Information

Founding Year

1972

Founder

Jesús de Polanco | Founder of Santillana publishing house and one of the promoters of the El País newspaper of Spain

Employees

103

Contact

Calle 67 No. 7-37 / BogotáTeléfono: 3487600Sitio Web: www.prisa.comPRISA Gran Vía, 32. 28013 Madrid, España. +34 91 330 10 00

Tax/ ID Number

A-28/297059

Financial Information

Revenue (Financial Data/ Optional)

4.198 millions

Operating Profit (in Mill. $)

6.666 millions

Advertising (in % of total funding)

7.2%

Management

Executive Board

Jose Luis Sainz Diaz

Further Information

Active Transparency

company/channel informs proactively and comprehensively about its ownership, data is constantly updated and easily verifiable

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Meta Data

Financial information: exchange rate: 1 USD = 2.937,88 COP

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