ENT - Global Eagle Entertainment Inc.

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Global Eagle Entertainment Inc.

6100 Center Drive
Suite 1020
Los Angeles, CA 90045
United States
310-437-6000
http://www.globaleagle.com

SectorConsumer Cyclical
IndustryMedia - Diversified
Full Time Employees1,322

Key Executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear Born
Mr. Jeffrey A. LeddyExec. Chairman404.65kN/A1956
Mr. Joshua Benegal MarksCEO & Director519.14kN/A1976
Mr. Per NorénPres516.73kN/A1965
Mr. Christian M. MezgerCFO & Exec. VPN/AN/A1969
Mr. R. Jason EverettVP & Chief Accounting OfficerN/AN/AN/A
Amounts are as of December 31, 2018 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.

Description

Global Eagle Entertainment Inc. provides media and satellite-based connectivity to enterprise, consumer, and government markets worldwide. The company operates through two segments, Media & Content and Connectivity. The Media & Content buys, produces, manages, distributes, and provides post-production services and wholly-owned and licensed media content, video and music programming, advertising, applications, and video games for and to the airline, maritime, and other away from home non-theatrical markets. This segment also offers value-added services, such as selection, purchase, production, customer support, software development, creative services, and technical editing and curating of media content in connection with the integration and servicing of entertainment programs. The Connectivity segment provides satellite-based connectivity services to enterprise and government customers in the aviation, maritime, and land vertical markets. This segment offers satellite-based Internet acces, streaming and broadcast live television, on-demand content, and texting services, as well as games, e-commerce, travel-related information, and backhaul solutions. It also sells and leases equipment that enables satellite-based services to operate on aircraft; and connectivity-enabled solutions for advertising, operational performance management, and analytics. The company was founded in 2004 and is headquartered in Los Angeles, California.

Corporate Governance

Global Eagle Entertainment Inc.’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of July 29, 2019 is 8. The pillar scores are Audit: 10; Board: 4; Shareholder Rights: 6; Compensation: 9.

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.