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Discovery, Inc. (DISCK)

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Discovery, Inc.

8403 Colesville Road
Silver Spring, MD 20910
United States

Sector(s)Communication Services
Full Time Employees9,200

Key Executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear Born
Mr. David M. ZaslavPres, CEO & Director25.44M2.62M1960
Dr. Gunnar WiedenfelsChief Financial Officer3.84MN/A1977
Mr. Bruce L. CampbellChief Devel., Distribution & Legal Officer5.92MN/A1967
Mr. Jean-Briac PerretteCEO & Pres of Discovery International6.96M68.71k1971
Mr. David C. LeavyChief Corp. Operating OfficerN/AN/A1969
Ms. Lori C. LockeChief Accounting Officer & Exec. VPN/AN/A1963
Mr. Avi SaxenaChief Technology Officer of Direct-to-ConsumerN/AN/AN/A
Ms. Jackie BurkaSr. VP, Investor RelationsN/AN/AN/A
Ms. Adria Alpert RommChief People & Culture OfficerN/AN/A1955
Mr. Albert E. RosenthalerSr. VPN/AN/A1960
Amounts are as of December 31, 2019 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.


Discovery, Inc. operates as a media company in the United States and internationally. The company operates in two segments, U.S. Networks and International Networks. The company owns and operates various television networks under the Discovery Channel, TLC, Animal Planet, Investigation Discovery, Science Channel, MotorTrend, Food Network, HGTV, Travel Channel, TVN, DIY Network, Cooking Channel, Discovery Family Channel, American Heroes Channel, Destination America, Discovery Life, Discovery en Espanol, Discovery Familia, Great American Country, ID, the Oprah Winfrey Network, Eurosport, Discovery Kids, DMAX, and Discovery Home & Health brands, as well as other regional television networks. Its content spans genres, including survival, exploration, sports, lifestyle, general entertainment, home, food and travel, heroes, adventure, crime and investigation, health, and kids. The company also operates production studios that develop and produce content; and digital products and Websites. It provides content through various distribution platforms comprising pay-television, free-to-air and broadcast television, authenticated GO applications, digital distribution arrangements, and content licensing agreements, as well as various platforms that include brand-aligned Websites, online streaming, mobile devices, video on demand, and broadband channels. As of February 27, 2020, the company delivered approximately 8,000 hours of original programming each year in approximately 50 languages worldwide. Discovery, Inc. was founded in 1985 and is headquartered in Silver Spring, Maryland.

Corporate Governance

Discovery, Inc.’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of December 1, 2020 is 10. The pillar scores are Audit: 2; Board: 10; Shareholder Rights: 10; Compensation: 10.

Corporate governance scores courtesy of Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS). Scores indicate decile rank relative to index or region. A decile score of 1 indicates lower governance risk, while a 10 indicates higher governance risk.