Tribune Company Completes Acquisition Of Gracenote
February 3, 2014 at 6:27 AM (PT)
TRIBUNE COMPANY has completed its acquisition of GRACENOTE from SONY CORP. OF AMERICA.
"This year promises to be a transformative one for TRIBUNE. We are continuing to make investments to ensure that we evolve with the ever-changing digital media landscape," said TRIBUNE Pres./CEO PETER LIGUORI. "With the addition of GRACENOTE, we will expand our metadata capabilities by extending the business into new areas of music and automotive."
"The acquisition of GRACENOTE is a natural extension of our current portfolio," said TRIBUNE DIGITAL VENTURES Pres. SHASHI SETH. "This reinforces TRIBUNE's commitment to investing in cutting edge technologies that will shape the way consumers interact with digital media now and in the future."
GRACENOTE will continue to operate from its headquarters in EMERYVILLE, CA.