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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.
Kempes returns to work at ESPN after heart surgery
- Wed Nov 5
Chael Sonnen returns from exile, hired by ESPN as MMA analyst
- Tue Nov 11
MALCOLM GLADWELL: ESPN’s Suspension Of Bill Simmons ‘Was An Embarrassingly Low Moment’
- Thu Nov 13
Why Did Daniel Tosh Blast ESPN?
- Thu Nov 13
Counter-Strike Tournament To Be Held At X Games Aspen
- Tue Nov 4
New 'Today' executive out after brief tenure
- Mon Nov 17
Dallas Eakins last in ESPN ranking of NHL coaches
- Tue Nov 18
NFL-National Football League roundup
- Sun Oct 26
Watch the Best StarCraft 2 and Hearthstone Players in the World Compete Live on ESPN
- Sat Nov 8
'Today' executive Jamie Horowitz exiting after brief tenure; not 'right fit,' NBC memo says
- Mon Nov 17
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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