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    Dish Network Corp. (DISH)

    59.20 Down 0.04(0.07%) Sep 2, 3:59PM EDT
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    Dish Network Corp.
    9601 South Meridian Boulevard
    Englewood, CO 80112
    United States - Map
    Phone: 303-723-1000
    Website: http://www.dish.com

    Index Membership:N/A
    Industry:CATV Systems
    Full Time Employees:19,000

    Business Summary 

    DISH Network Corporation, through its subsidiaries, provides pay TV services in the United States. The company operates through two segments, DISH and Wireless. The company provides video services under the DISH brand. It also offers programming packages that include regional and specialty sports channels, premium movie channels, and Latino and international programming through national broadcast networks, local broadcast networks, and national and regional cable networks; and receiver systems. In addition, the company provides satellite broadband services, and wireline voice and broadband services under the dishNET brand; and linear streaming OTT services, which include news and children’s programs, as well as a video on-demand programming library. In addition, the company offers dishanywhere.com and mobile applications for smartphones and tablets to view authorized content, search program listings, and remotely control features of their digital video recorders. Its Dishanywhere.com and mobile applications provides access to approximately 80,000 movies, television shows, clips, and trailers. Further, it has wireless spectrum licenses and related assets. As of December 31, 2014, the company had 13.978 million pay-TV subscribers. It offers receiver systems and programming through direct sales channels, small satellite retailers, direct marketing groups, local and regional consumer electronics stores, nationwide retailers, and telecommunications companies. The company was founded in 1980 and is headquartered in Englewood, Colorado.

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    Corporate Governance 
    Dish Network Corp.’s ISS Governance QuickScore as of Sep 1, 2015 is 9. The pillar scores are Audit: 2; Board: 10; Shareholder Rights: 6; Compensation: 8.
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    Key Executives 
    Mr. Charles W. Ergen , 62
    Co-Founder, Chairman, Chief Exec. Officer and Pres
    Mr. Steven E. Swain , 48
    Chief Financial Officer and Sr. VP
    Mr. Bernard L. Han , 51
    Chief Operating Officer and Exec. VP
    Mr. Michael K. McClaskey ,
    Chief HR Officer and Exec. VP
    Mr. James DeFranco , 62
    Co-Founder, Exec. VP and Director
    Amounts are as of Dec 31, 2014 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.
    Currency in USD.
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