Paxson Communications Corporation (Form: 8-K)  






Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934

Date of Report (Date of Earliest Event Reported):   January 23, 2006

Paxson Communications Corporation
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)

Delaware 1-13452 59-3212788
(State or other jurisdiction
(I.R.S. Employer
of incorporation) File Number) Identification No.)
601 Clearwater Park Road, West Palm Beach, Florida   33401
(Address of principal executive offices)
(Zip Code)
Registrant’s telephone number, including area code:   561-659-4122

Not Applicable
Former name or former address, if changed since last report


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Item 1.01 Entry into a Material Definitive Agreement.

On January 23, 2006, the Company entered into an Amendment to Employment Agreement with Richard Garcia, Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of the Company, effective as of January 1, 2006. The amendment increased from 80% to 100%, for calendar year 2006 and each calendar year thereafter during the term of Mr. Garcia's employment agreement, the maximum amount, expressed as a percentage of Mr. Garcia's base salary, which Mr. Garcia will be eligible to receive as bonus compensation for the applicable calendar year.

The foregoing description is qualified in its entirety by reference to the Amendment to Employment Agreement, dated as of January 23, 2006, by and between the Registrant and Richard Garcia, which is attached as Exhibit 99.1 to this Form 8-K.

Item 9.01 Financial Statements and Exhibits.

(d) Exhibits.

The following item is filed as an Exhibit to this Report:

99.1 Amendment to Employment Agreement, dated January 23, 2006, between the Company and Richard Garcia.

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Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.

    Paxson Communications Corporation
January 23, 2006   By:   Adam K. Weinstein
        Name: Adam K. Weinstein
        Title: Senior Vice President, Secretary & Chief Legal Officer

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Exhibit Index

Exhibit No.   Description

  Amendment to Employment Agreement, dated January 23, 2006, between the Company and Richard Garcia.