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Cummings Gets Another One Year Deal With Emmis

March 11, 2011
Emmis has entered into a new one-year employment agreement with Cummings as President of Emmis Radio Programming. Cummings will make $455,000 over the next year and his annual incentive compensation target is 60% of his base salary. The annual incentive bonus will be paid, if at all, based upon achievement of certain performance goals to be determined by the company.
Cummings also gets an automobile allowance and will continue to be reimbursed for up to $5,000 per year in premiums for life or other insurance and retains the right to participate in all of our employee benefit plans for which he is otherwise eligible. He will also be entitled to severance equal to $470,000 in the event he is not offered substantially similar employment upon the expiration of the term and his employment terminates. If he is entitled to severance, Mr. Cummings will be offered a four year part-time programming role with total payments over the four years of $530,000.