DISH - DISH Network Corporation

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DISH Network Corporation

9601 South Meridian Boulevard
Englewood, CO 80112
United States
303-723-1000
http://www.dish.com

SectorCommunication Services
IndustryEntertainment
Full-time employees16,000

Key executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear born
Mr. Charles W. ErgenCo-founder & Chairman2.36M3.88M1953
Mr. W. Erik CarlsonPres & CEO1.01MN/A1970
Mr. Paul W. OrbanExec. VP & CFO509.29kN/A1969
Mr. John W. SwieringaExec. VP, Group Pres of Retail Wireless & COO757.02kN/A1978
Mr. Brian V. NeylonExec. VP & Group Pres of Dish TV757.02kN/A1966
Amounts are as of 31 December 2019, and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay includes salary, bonuses, etc. Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year. Currency in USD.

Description

DISH Network Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, provides pay-TV services in the United States. The company operates in two segments, Pay-TV and Wireless. It offers video services under the DISH TV brand; and programming packages that include programming through national broadcast networks, local broadcast networks, and national and regional cable networks, as well as regional and specialty sports channels, premium movie channels, and Latino and international programming packages. The company also provides access to movies and TV shows through TV or Internet-connected tablets, smartphones, and computers; and dishanywhere.com and mobile applications for smartphones and tablets to view authorized content, search program listings, and remotely control certain features. In addition, it offers Sling TV services, including Sling International, Sling Latino, Sling Orange, and Sling Blue services that require an Internet connection and are available on streaming-capable devices, such as TVs, tablets, computers, game consoles, and smart phones primarily to consumers who do not subscribe to traditional satellite and cable pay-TV services. As of December 31, 2019, it had 11.986 million Pay-TV subscribers. The company offers receiver systems and programming through direct sales channels, small satellite retailers, direct marketing groups, local and regional consumer electronics stores, retailers, and telecommunications companies. DISH Network Corporation was founded in 1980 and is headquartered in Englewood, Colorado.

Corporate governance

DISH Network Corporation’s ISS governance QualityScore as of 7 December 2019 is 10. The pillar scores are Audit: 2; Board: 10; Shareholder rights: 10; 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 10 indicates higher governance risk.
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