Strategic Investments

LIN Media invests in companies that focus on emerging media and interactive technologies. We are looking for companies that are at the forefront of the changing media landscape, have a strong management team, and spearhead creativity and innovation in the industry.




LIN Digital creates highly customized & effective digital marketing campaigns for some of the nation’s most respected agencies & brands.

Leveraging the established footprint and relationships of one of America’s largest broadcasters, LIN Media (NYSE: LIN), its leading premium comScore, Inc.-ranked network of publishers, and its own proprietary technology, LIN Digital empowers agencies, captures the attention of target audiences, and delivers results.

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LIN Mobile provides targeted and scalable mobile marketing solutions for local and national advertisers and monetization services for publishers that maximize profitability.

From platform technology to creative to performance and analytics, LIN Mobile’s Value Proposition focuses on three core concepts:

  • Content – The quality of the content surrounding your brand is more important than just reach
  • Consumers – Advertisers need scale
  • Context – Advertisers need targetability

Utilizing LIN Media’s expansive reach and strategic partnerships with leading media brands, LIN Mobile is creating a comprehensive platform for mobile marketing that is:

  • National in scope
  • Hyper-local
  • Driven by data
  • Infinitely scalable

LIN Mobile, LLC is a LIN Media company based in New York, NY.

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Nami Media is an online marketing and technology company that specializes in performance marketing, one of the fastest growing areas of Internet advertising. As one of only a few companies that are primarily focused on the growing marketplace of online traffic quality management into CPC (“cost per click”) advertising, Nami Media’s unique online performance technology empowers advertisers, publishers and other network partners to improve the effectiveness of their online advertising campaigns. LIN Media acquired a majority ownership position in the Los Angeles, CA, based Nami Media in 2011.

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HYFN is a full service digital agency that develops and implements award-winning mobile, social and web experiences for some of the world’s largest brands. Founded in 2000 with offices in Los Angeles, California and New York, New York, HYFN is a collective force of strategic, creative, engineering and client service specialists that deliver results-driven campaigns for mid-size, Fortune 500 and global companies that want to reach and engage their target audiences wherever they are, on any device.

HYFN’s proprietary social media management system, HYFN8, allows brands to manage their entire social presence in a consolidated dashboard. Its unique socialplatform provides custom listening and profile management streams, post scheduling tools, a robust web-based social media and web application builder, and deep analytics to allow for better engagement and monetization.

HYFN is a member of the elite Facebook® Preferred Marketing Developer program that recognizes developers who have built value-added products in one or more of four qualification areas — Pages, Ads, Apps and Insights — represented by individual badges. HYFN is one of only 12 developers worldwide that have been awarded three out of the four badges.

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Dedicated Media connects the performance and efficiency of direct response marketing with the scale and reach of brand advertising producing immediate, measurable lifts in audience engagement, interaction, and other key metrics unique to each campaign’s needs. Leveraging a decade of expertise with agencies, brand-direct and deep publisher relationships, Dedicated’s intelligent customer acquisition platform operates at every level of the intent funnel converting audience data into instantly actionable insights that drive success across display, video, mobile, social, and performance channels.

Dedicated Media. It’s just smart.

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Since 2003, VoxFrontera has been the leader in providing automated, real-time Spanish captioning to the TV industry. Its products: TranslateTV, a world-class translation technology for TV programs, AutoVoice, technology that turns English captions into high-quality Spanish voice for any live and pre-recorded programming, and WordStopper, an economical, real-time solution for automatic censoring of selected target words, are the newest generation of highly accurate, low-cost transcription solutions for businesses and consumers.

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