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TEGNA Overview

McLean, VA
5001 to 10000 employees
2015
Company - Public (TGNA)
TV Broadcast & Cable Networks
$1 to $2 billion (USD) per year
Unknown
TEGNA is a media company innovating in the digital age. Our purpose is to serve the greater good of our communities – through empowering stories, impactful investigations and innovative marketing services. As one of the most geographically diverse broadcasters in the ... Read more

Mission: TEGNA is a media company innovating in the digital age. Our purpose is to serve the greater good of our communities – through empowering stories, impactful investigations and innovative marketing services.

TEGNA Reviews

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TEGNA President and Chief Executive Officer Dave Lougee
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    I have been working at TEGNA full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Engaging work in a laid back environment.

    Cons

    None for my individual work situation.

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TEGNA Photos

TEGNA photo of: TEGNA HQ
TEGNA photo of: Top Sales performers, Sean Springman & Patrick Sanchez of KUSA-TV, were honored at annual Presidents Circle in Santa Barbara! Congrats!
TEGNA photo of: Congrats to WKYC's Micki Byrnes & Margaret Bernstein for winning TEGNA's 2017 Diversity & Inclusion Award!
TEGNA photo of: WGRZ's Claudine Ewing celebrates 25 years in the industry, she shares her journey!
TEGNA photo of: TEGNA Millennials and Google leaders chat about innovation and journalism
TEGNA photo of: TEGNA Millennials visit our CBS affiliate, WUSA9!
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TEGNA Interviews

Experience

Experience
67%
8%
25%

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Getting an Interview
58%
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    Advertising Sales Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    No Offer
    Negative Experience

    Interview

    Basic phone screen on Skype. I wore a suit and tie and the interviewer was in sweat pants looking down at the screen. The worst first interview ever. Although I was not a fit the position the interviewer was as if she was just out of college with no experience, no ability to connect or relate to people in general. Tegna is a great company but based on this experience I would never apply for another position. Very disappointed with the quality of the interviewer. The position was for a local station not national position. At the end of interviews about 50% of the time I will reapply for other jobs even if no fit for that position. For Tegna that is not even a consideration for me. Yes. It was that bad. She could not even define the products I would be selling or the geographical limits if the territory.

    Interview Questions

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TEGNA Awards & Accolades

  • Station Group of the Year, Broadcasting & Cable, 2015
  • Best Places to Work for LGBT Equality, Human Rights Campaign (HRC) Foundation, 2016
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Pledges & Certifications

Veteran Hiring Commitment

Committed to helping America's military veterans find work

Diversity Commitment

Has programs that support a diverse and inclusive workforce

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