About LMA

Innovate | Educate | Inspire

“We are intensely focused on helping local media companies discover new and sustainable business models.”

Local Media Association is the only organization that brings all media together for the purpose of sharing, networking, collaborating and more. More than 3,000 newspapers, TV stations, radio stations, directories, pure plays and research & development partners, are active members. LMA assists local media companies with their transformation strategies via cutting-edge programs, conferences, webinars, research and training.

President Nancy Lane discusses the evolution of media in StreetFight Mag Q&A >>

 Membership Overview

LMA members are among the most progressive and forward-thinking in the industry. They are focused on transforming their culture and business models. Members range from large publicly-traded companies to smaller, family-owned, operations. The common connection is their desire to transform their traditional media companies by embracing new technology and ideas.

Members include some of the largest public and privately-held media companies in North America such as:

  • The McClatchy Company
  • E. W. Scripps Company
  • Nexstar Media Group
  • GateHouse Media, Inc.
  • Sinclair Broadcast Group
  • Meredith
  • Deseret Digital
  • Graham Media Group
  • Metroland Media/Torstar
  • Swift Communications
  • BH Media
  • Saga Communications
  • Rust Communications
  • Heartland Media Group
  • Federated Media
  • Schurz Communications Inc.


For a complete listing of members and our R&D members visit the Local Media Association Members Directory.