62. TV One


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TV One is a portfolio company of Radio One Inc. — the largest radio broadcaster targeting African American and urban listeners. The Silver Spring, Maryland-based company is one of the leading cable/satellite television network targeting adult African American viewers. Founded by Cathy Hughes in 2004, TV One airs a variety of lifestyle and entertainment programming.

The network broadcasts approximately 20 top-rated original programs and 24 syndicated television shows.

In 2008, the company earned $72.5 million in revenues — up 57% from the previous year.