TV is the purpose of this company. Mission Broadcasting owns broadcasting licenses for 16 television stations serving small and medium-sized markets mostly in Texas, Missouri, and Pennsylvania. It generates most of its revenue through local service agreements with TV stations owned by Nexstar Broadcasting under which Nexstar operates the stations and provides programming, sales, and other services. The company's portfolio of stations includes affiliates of all the major broadcasting networks, as well as a couple stations affiliated with mini-network MyNetworkTV. President David Smith, who owns the company, started Mission Broadcasting in 1998.