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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.
ESPN looks to score with cricket stateside
- Fri Apr 4
Raptors official: ESPN to blame for shot clock malfunction in Game 1
- Sun Apr 20
Judge denies ESPN request to dismiss libel suit
- Tue Apr 1
ESPN's Masters Ratings Crash 28% Without Tiger Woods
- Fri Apr 11
NFL playoff game to air on cable for 1st time
- Tue Apr 22
Arkansas hires ESPN's Dykes to coach women's team
- Sun Mar 30
A follow-up to ESPN's stunning and powerful Hillsborough documentary
- Wed Apr 16
Former U.S. soldier says his friendly-fire shots might have killed Tillman
- Sun Apr 20
Rapper Drake to host ESPYs sports awards show
- Wed Apr 9
Rapper Drake to host ESPN's ESPYs sports awards show in July
- Wed Apr 9
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: Chuck Pagano
Industry Information
Sector: Services
Industry: Entertainment - Diversified
Top Competitors
CBS Broadcasting Inc.
FOX Sports Net, Inc.
The NBC Television Network
 


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