Discovery Inc
DISCA
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Business Summary
Consumer Cyclical
Cyclical Consumer Services
 Media & Publishing
  Broadcasting
   Television Broadcasting
Provides multi-media educational and entertainment programming services

Discovery, Inc. is a media company, which engages in the provision of content across distribution platforms and digital distribution arrangements.

It operates through the following segments: U.S. Networks, International Networks, and Education and Other.

The U.S. Networks segment owns and operates national television networks such as Discovery Channel, Animal Planet, and Investigation Discovery and Science.

The International Networks segment consists of international television networks and websites.

The Education and Other segment offers curriculum-based product and service offerings.

The company was founded by John S. Hendricks in September 17, 2008 and is headquartered in Silver Spring, MD.

Number of employees : 7 000 people.
Sales per Businesses
20162017
USD
(in Million)
%USD
(in Million)
%
U.S. Networks3,28550.4%3,43449.8%
International Networks3,04046.6%3,28147.6%
Education and Other174.002.7%158.002.3%
Corporate and Inter-segment Eliminations-2.00-0%--
Sales per Regions
20162017
USD
(in Million)
%USD
(in Million)
%
United States3,41152.3%3,56051.6%
Non-United States3,08647.3%3,31348%
United Kingdom----
Other Non-United States----
Managers
Name Title
David M. Zaslav President, Chief Executive Officer & Director
Robert J. Miron Chairman
David C. Leavy Chief Operations & Communications Officer
Gunnar Wiedenfels Chief Financial Officer
John Kenneth Honeycutt Chief Technology Officer
Paul Alan Gould Independent Director
J. David Wargo Independent Director
Robert R. Beck Independent Director
Steven A. Miron Independent Director
John C. Malone Independent Director
Shareholders
Name Equities %
The Vanguard Group, Inc. 29,188,822 8.12%
Brown Brothers Harriman & Co. (Investment Management) 20,753,107 5.77%
Hotchkis & Wiley Capital Management LLC 16,021,469 4.46%
BlackRock Fund Advisors 15,307,777 4.26%
State of Wisconsin Investment Board 14,567,424 4.05%
John C. Malone, PhD 13,641,021 3.79%
SSgA Funds Management, Inc. 12,050,373 3.35%
Chieftain Capital Management, Inc. 8,656,875 2.41%
Citadel Advisors LLC 4,816,233 1.34%
Seizert Capital Partners LLC 4,654,778 1.29%
Company contact information
Discovery, Inc.
One Discovery Place
Silver Spring, MD 20910

Phone : +1.240.662.2000
Web : corporate.discovery.com
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