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    EchoStar Corp. (SATS)

    54.35 Up 0.40(0.74%) Feb 27, 4:00PM EST
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    EchoStar Corp.
    100 Inverness Terrace East
    Englewood, CO 80112
    United States - Map
    Phone: 303-706-4000
    Website: http://www.echostar.com

    Index Membership:N/A
    Industry:Communication Equipment
    Full Time Employees:4,400

    Business Summary 

    EchoStar Corporation provides satellite operations, video delivery solutions, and broadband satellite technologies and services for home and office worldwide. The company operates in three segments: EchoStar Technologies, Hughes, and EchoStar Satellite Services. The EchoStar Technologies segment designs, develops, and distributes high-definition and standard-definition digital set-top boxes, and related products and technologies, such as satellite dishes and remote controls for satellite television (TV) service providers, and telecommunication and cable companies; and Slingboxes directly to consumers through retail outlets and online. This segment also provides digital broadcast operations, including satellite uplinking/downlinking, transmission services, signal processing, conditional access management, and other services. The Hughes segment provides satellite broadband Internet access; broadband network services and equipment to enterprise markets; managed network services and equipment to enterprises and broadband service providers; satellite ground segment systems and terminals to mobile system operators; and solutions to customers for mobile satellite systems. The EchoStar Satellite Services segment leases capacity on a full-time and occasional-use basis to the United States government service providers, state agencies, Internet service providers, broadcast news organizations, programmers, and private enterprise customers through its 10 owned and leased in-orbit satellites. EchoStar Corporation was founded in 2007 and is headquartered in Englewood, Colorado.

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    Corporate Governance 
    EchoStar Corp.’s ISS Governance QuickScore as of Feb 1, 2015 is 10. The pillar scores are Audit: 2; Board: 10; Shareholder Rights: 6; Compensation: 10.
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    Key Executives 
    Mr. Charles W. Ergen , 62
    Exec. Chairman, Chairman of ECC and Chief Exec. Officer of ECC
    Mr. Michael T. Dugan , 66
    Chief Exec. Officer, Pres and Director
    Mr. David J. Rayner , 58
    Chief Financial Officer, Exec. VP and Treasurer
    Mr. Markus Wayne Jackson , 54
    Pres of EchoStar Technologies LLC
    Mr. Pradman P. Kaul , 69
    Director and Pres of Hughes Communications Inc
    Amounts are as of Dec 31, 2013 and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay is salary, bonuses, etc.Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year.
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