DISH Network is a public company founded in 1980 by Charlie Ergen and Jim DeFranco. The company operates in the satellite, telecommunications, and cables industries, and is classified under NAICS code 51517 and SIC code 48489.
With a workforce of over 14,500 employees, DISH has its headquarters in Englewood, Colorado, with additional locations in Washington, D.C. and Saginaw, Michigan. The company's official name is DISH Network, and its stock symbol is DISH.
DISH is led by CEO Charlie Ergen and Erik Carlson, and has several subsidiaries, including Cedar Networks and Gen Mobile. The company is a part of the Southern California Edison product parent universe with a size of 10,000 to 49,999 individuals working on its prototype.
DISH Network competes with several companies in the market, such as Sky UK, Rogers Communications, Cox Communications, Shaw Communications, Frontier Communications, CenturyLink, Airtel India, ViaSat, and TDS Telecommunications.