Discovery Inc

Discovery Inc

Discovery is an American mass media company.

Discovery is the one of the largest global media providers with over 2 billion cumulative subscribers in over 220 countries. Its three traditional networks (Discovery, TLC, and Animal Planet) each reach over 87 million United States households and more than 260 million international subscribers. The top two networks (HGTV and Food Network) acquired in the Scripps transaction are available in more than 90 million households in the U.S., with a third one (Travel Channel) available in more than 82 million households. The international segment consists of national and pan-regional networks over 294 unique distribution feeds in more than 45 languages.

Discovery's portfolio of brands includes Discovery Channel, HGTV, Food Network, TLC, Investigation Discovery, Travel Channel, Turbo/Velocity, Animal Planet, Science Channel and OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network in the United States, Discovery Kids in Latin America and Eurosport, a provider of local sports and the Olympic Games across Europe. Discovery, Inc. was founded in June 1985 with the launch of the Discovery Channel.

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Adria Alpert Romm

Chief People and Culture Officer

Alex Kaplan

President and General Manager, Discover Golf

Allison Page

President, Discovery's JV with Chip and Joanna Gains

Avi Saxena

Chief Technology Officer, Direct-to-Consumer

Bruce Campbell

Chief Development, Distribution and Legal Officer

Courtney White

President, Food Network

Daniel E. Sanchez

Member of the Board of Directors

David C. Leavy

Chief Corporate Operating Officer

David M. Zaslav

Member of the Board of Directors, President and Chief Executive Officer

Dr. John C. Malone

Member of the Board of Directors

Eric Phillips

President, Affiliate Distribution

Gunnar Wiedenfels

Chief Financial Officer

Henry S. Schleiff

Group President, Travel Channel, Investigation Discovery, Destination America and American Heroes Channel

Howard Lee

President and General Manager, TLC

J. David Wargo

Member of the Board of Directors

Jane Latman

President, HGTV

Jean-Briac (JB) Perrette

President and Chief Executive Officer Discovery International

Jon Steinlauf

Chief U.S. Advertising Sales Officer

Karen Leever

President, U.S. Digital Products and Marketing

Kathleen Finch

Chief Lifestyle Brands Officer

Kenneth W. Lowe

Member of the Board of Directors

Nancy Daniels

Chief Brand Officer Discovery and Factual

Paul A. Gould

Member of the Board of Directors

Peter Faricy

CEO, Global Director-to-Consumer

Robert J. Miron

Chairman

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