1 Discovery Place
Silver Spring, MD 20910
CEO: David Zaslav
Stock Symbol: DISCA
Discovery Communications, Inc. is the world's leading pay television programmer reaching 2.9 billion subscribers in more than 220 countries and territories worldwide.
The company's cable networks include: Discovery Channel, TLC, Animal Planet, Investigation Discovery, Science and Turbo/Velocity, as well as U.S. joint venture network OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network. Discovery controls Eurosport, the leading pan-regional sports entertainment destination across Europe and Asia-Pacific.
Discovery also is a leading provider of educational products and services to schools, including an award-winning series of K-12 digital textbooks, through Discovery Education, and a digital leader with a diversified online portfolio, including Discovery Digital Networks.
Discovery Communications is publicly traded on Nasdaq under the symbols: DISCA, DISCB and DISCK.
In 2014, Discovery reported revenues of $6.26 billion, up from $5.5 billion the previous year, and net income of $1.13 billion.
In the U.S., Discovery offers eligible
- a comprehensive insurance package;
- a tuition reimbursement program; and
- opportunities and benefits that support employees' personal
lifestyles, like casual dress, health and wellness programs,
and emergency/backup childcare.
Updated May 19, 2015