MyAustinTV on KBVO-TV was launched Oct. 21, 2009 by KXAN-TV. MyAustinTV, a MyNetwork TV partner station, is a sports and entertainment channel serving Central Texas and broadcasts in high definition on KBVO-TV. KBVO is the home of locally produced high school football on Thursday evenings throughout the fall. KBVO was the first Central Texas media outlet to put high school football on the regular schedule. KBVO is the Central Texas home of the San Antonio Spurs NBA basketball, as well as ACC football and basketball.
Austin, TX is in the 39ᵗʰ largest DMA in the United States, with a population of approximately 1,867,850 and 771,210 television households, as reported by Nielsen Media.
Comprised of 12 counties, it is one of the fastest growing metro areas in the United States over the past 10 years. It has moved from DMA rank #51 to #39 in just 10 years. Located in the heart of Central Texas, Austin is the capital city of the US’s fastest growing state. Austin is home to the state’s flagship University of Texas, multiple Fortune 500 companies, and hotbed of venture capital investment in tech start-up companies. Boasting 3.1% unemployment, high job-growth rate, rising real estate values, and friendly business environment, the Austin economy added another 39,000 jobs in 2015. Culturally influential, Austin is home to the South By Southwest Interactive, Film, and Music Festival (SXSW), the Austin City Limits Music Festival, and boasts numerous critically acclaimed restaurants. Despite being an influential, high-tech town, Austin retains it small town feel and charm for locals and visitors alike.
MANAGEMENT CONTACT INFORMATION
Eric Lassberg, General Manager
Tom Michel, Director of Sales
Chad Cross, News Director
Natalia Egan, Creative Services Director