- Company Name: TBS / Tokyo Broadcasting System, Inc.
- Japanese: 株式会社東京放送
- Founded: 1951
- Address (Main HQ): TBS Broadcasting Center, 5-3-6, Akasaka, Minato-ku, Tokyo 107-8006, Japan
- Other Locations:
Midoriyama Studio - 2100, Midoriyama, Aoba-ku, Yokohama, Japan
Kansai Branch Office - HERBIS OSAKA, 5-25, Umeda Nihome, Kita-ku, Osaka, Japan
Nagoya Branch Station - 23-31, Nishiki Sanchome, Naka-ku, Nagoya, Japan
TBS was first establised in May 1951 as Radio Tokyo, Inc. In December of 1951 Radio Tokyo Inc. launched its first radio broadcast. Then in April of 1955 Radio Tokyo Inc., launched its first television broadcast. In September of 1960 Radio Tokyo, Inc. transmitted its first ever color broadcast. The company in November of 1960, then changed its name from Radio Tokyo, Inc. to Tokyo Broadcasting System, Inc and began using its coporate logo "TBS."