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Townsquare Media (TSQ) – Highlights From Noblecon19; Compelling Total Return Vehicle

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Friday, December 15, 2023

Townsquare is a community-focused digital media and digital marketing solutions company with market leading local radio stations, principally focused outside the top 50 markets in the U.S. Our assets include a subscription digital marketing services business, Townsquare Interactive, providing website design, creation and hosting, search engine optimization, social media and online reputation management as well as other digital monthly services for approximately 26,800 SMBs; a robust digital advertising division, Townsquare IGNITE, a powerful combination of a) an owned and operated portfolio of more than 330 local news and entertainment websites and mobile apps along with a network of leading national music and entertainment brands, collecting valuable first party data, and b) a proprietary digital programmatic advertising technology stack with an in-house demand and data management platform; and a portfolio of 321 local terrestrial radio stations in 67 U.S. markets strategically situated outside the Top 50 markets in the United States. Our portfolio includes local media brands such as WYRK.com, WJON.com, and NJ101.5.com and premier national music brands such as XXLmag.com, TasteofCountry.com, UltimateClassicRock.com and Loudwire.com.

Michael Kupinski, Director of Research, Equity Research Analyst, Digital, Media & Technology , Noble Capital Markets, Inc.

Jacob Mutchler, Research Associate, Noble Capital Markets, Inc.

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Noblecon19 highlights. On December 5th, management presented at Noblecon19 at Florida Atlantic University (FAU) in Boca Raton, Florida, to the investment community. The presentation conducted by Stuart Rosenstein, CFO, and Claire Yenicay, VP Business Development, highlighted the company’s strong cash flow generating ability of its hyper-local digital and legacy broadcast radio businesses. Notably, the company stands to benefit from high margin political revenue and prospective improved advertising environment in 2024.

Digital growth engine. The company is focused on growing its digital businesses, which have been a catalyst for revenue and cash flow growth for the past several years. In Q3 digital revenues accounted for 52% of total company revenue, and are anticipated to account for a greater percentage in the future. Notably, the company’s fastest growing business segment, programmatic advertising, is benefitting from the rising popularity of CTV.


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