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ESPN, Inc. Company Profile
ESPN is a superstar of the sports broadcasting world. The company is the leading cable sports broadcaster, reaching about 100 million US viewers per month with its stable of channels, including ESPN, ESPN2, and ESPN Classic. The 24-hour networks carry a variety of live sporting events, as well as programs devoted to news and analysis. ESPN also creates original programming for TV and radio, and lends content for ESPN.com, one of the most popular sports sites on the Internet. Its international operations extend the ESPN brand to another 200 countries. ESPN is 80% owned by Walt Disney (through ABC); media conglomerate Hearst has a 20% stake.
Headlines for ESPN, Inc.
Ryan Spoon: ESPN SVP. Entrepreneur. Golfer.
- Fri 3:00 am ET
ESPN returns to NHL after awarded 2016 World Cup TV rights
- Wed 2:28 pm ET
ESPN gets new foothold in NHL after awarded US rights to broadcast 2016 World Cup of Hockey
- Wed 2:37 pm ET
ESPN suspends anchor Olbermann over Penn State tweets
- Tue Feb 24
Swim star Phelps could be reinstated for worlds: report
- Wed Mar 4
Sportsnet and TVA to broadcast World Cup of Hockey in Canada, ESPN in U.S.
- Wed 6:47 pm ET
ESPN's Olbermann out for week after Penn State comments
- Wed Feb 25
ESPN Suspends Keith Olbermann for Comments About Penn State Students
- Tue Feb 24
Keith Olbermann Suspended by ESPN Over "Pitiful" Penn State Tweets
- Tue Feb 24
ESPN, Univision angry FIFA sold 2026 US World Cup rights without open bidding
- Fri Feb 13
Contact Information
Address: ESPN Plaza, 935 Middle St.
Bristol, CT 06010
Phone:860-766-2000
Fax:
Financial Highlights
Fiscal Year End:September
Key People
President: John Skipper
SVP Finance: Thomas Hennessy
EVP and CTO: Aaron LaBerge
Industry Information
Sector: Services
Industry: Entertainment - Diversified
Top Competitors
CBS Broadcasting Inc.
FOX Sports Net, Inc.
The NBC Television Network
 


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