Cox Enterprises began in 1898
Cox Enterprises began in 1898 when three-term Ohio Governor James M. Cox bought what is now The Dayton Daily News. Today, Cox Enterprises is a leading communications, media and automotive services company. The company remains privately held, with independent board members. Cox Enterprises’ board includes three generations of Cox family members: Anne Cox Chambers, Jim Kennedy, Alex Taylor, Jamie Kennedy and Henry Parry-Okeden. Based in Atlanta, Cox Enterprises has more than $20 billion in revenue and approximately 55,000 employees.