On July 30, 2018, an application was filed with the Federal Communications Commission, Washington, D.C., seeking its consent to the assignment of the license of television station WPXT, Portland, Maine, from Ironwood Communications Portland, LLC to Hearst Properties Inc.
The manager and sole voting member of Ironwood Communications Portland, LLC is David J. Joseph.
The sole shareholder of Hearst Properties Inc. is Hearst Television Inc., which in turn is wholly owned by The Hearst Family Trust through intervening companies. The attributable parties of Hearst Properties Inc. are David W. Abel, Jeffrey Bartlett, Pamela Barber, Catherine Bostron, Michelle Butt, John Drain, Kyle Grimes, Charles Glenn Haygood, John L. Humphries, David L. Kors, Warren K. McDonald, Mark C. Redman, Ariel Roblin, Mary Lynn Roper, Brian Sather, John Soapes, Jeana Stanley, Caroline Taplett, and Jordan M. Wertlieb. Additional attributable parties of the intervening companies are Mark E. Aldman, Karen Alsup, James M. Asher, Anissa B. Balson, Katherine J. Barnett, David J. Barrett, Frank A. Bennack, Jr., Frank Biancuzzo, Eve Burton, David F. Carey, Carlton J. Charles, Michael A. Clinton, Emerson Coleman, John G. Conomikes, Thomas D. Cross, Steven DeLorenzo, Jonathan R. Donnellan, Gregory H. Dorn, Edward M. Faubell, Andrew Fitzgerald, Ashley Gold, Suzanne E. Grethen, Lisa H. Hagerman, Thomas J. Harvey, Michael J. Hayes, Austin Hearst, George R. Hearst III, William R. Hearst III, Stephen T. Hearst, David Hovstadius, Jeffrey M. Johnson, Roger B. Keating, Neeraj Khemlani, Anthony R. Lechich, Alvin R. Lustgarten, Richard P. Malloch, Gilbert C. Maurer, Barbara Maushard-Jones, Eric J. Meyrowitz, Mark F. Miller, Roger P. Paschke, Virginia H. Randt, Nicholas Radziul, Michael Rosellini, Mitchell I. Scherzer, Debra Shriver, Mark K. Smadbeck, Arleane Soto, Samia B. Staehle, Jonathan D. Sumber, Steven R. Swartz, Paul Taylor, Charles Tuchinda, Andrew Vrees, Philip R. Wiser, and Troy Young.
A copy of this application is available for public inspection at www.fcc.gov.