Summit Ridge Group has deep expertise in the media sector. In addition to covering several media portions of the satellite sector, Summit Ridge Group president and founder, J. Armand Musey, has valued several media entities. He has written extensively on the television broadcast incentive auction, including publishing two law journal articles on the subject. He has also worked as an expert witness on significant matters in the media sector, including testimony before the U.S. Library of Congress' royalty arbitration board and shareholder disputes. Mr. Musey was a co-organizer of the "TV on Wall Street" track of the National Association of Broadcasters New York Show and served on the show's advisory board.

Summit Ridge Group Managing Director, William "Bill" Redpath has been completed hundreds of TV broadcast stations and cable system appraisal projects and worked on nearly 100 litigation support assignments. He is also experienced in machinery and equipment valuation.

Summit Ridge Group has been deeply involved in many aspects of the recent Broadcast Incentive Auction in roles ranging from advising broadcasters on expected auction prices to offering comprehensive consulting support for broadcasters seeking FCC reimbursement for the costs of the current spectrum repacking process.

Focus areas for our services in the media sector include valuation projects involving:

  • Cable systems
  • Television broadcast stations
  • Radio broadcast stations
  • Content valuation
  • Over the Top (OTT)
  • Machinery and equipment

A partial list of clients is available.