Discovery Communications
3.5 of 5 253 reviews
corporate.discovery.com
Silver Spring, MD
5000+ Employees
1985
Company - Public (DISCA)
Media
$5 to $10 billion (USD) per year


Discovery is dedicated to satisfying curiosity through more than 190 worldwide television networks, led by Discovery Channel, TLC, Animal Planet, Science and Investigation Discovery, as well as US joint venture networks OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network, The Hub and 3net, the first 24-hour 3D network.

Across the Nordic region, Discovery owns and operates SBS Discovery Media, a top-three portfolio of 20 television brands that feature leading nonfiction content, as well as locally produced entertainment programs, sports and the best scripted series and movies from major studios. Discovery also is the leading provider of educational products and services to schools, including an award-winning series of digital textbooks, and owns and operates a diversified portfolio of digital media services, including Revision3.'> Discovery Communications is the world's #1 nonfiction media company reaching more than two billion cumulative subscribers in over 220 countries and territories.

Discovery is dedicated to satisfying curiosity through more than 190 worldwide television networks, led by Discovery Channel, TLC, Animal Planet, Science and Investigation Discovery, as well as US joint venture networks OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network, The Hub and...
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Discovery Communications (Nasdaq: DISCA, DISCB, DISCK) is the world's #1 nonfiction media company reaching more than two billion cumulative subscribers in over 220 countries and territories.

Discovery is dedicated to satisfying curiosity through more than 190 worldwide television networks, led by Discovery Channel, TLC, Animal Planet, Science and Investigation Discovery, as well as US joint venture networks OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network, The Hub and 3net, the first 24-hour 3D network.

Across the Nordic region, Discovery owns and operates SBS Discovery Media, a top-three portfolio of 20 television brands that feature leading nonfiction content, as well as locally produced entertainment programs, sports and the best scripted series and movies from major studios. Discovery also is the leading provider of educational products and services to schools, including an award-winning series of digital textbooks, and owns and operates a diversified portfolio of digital media services, including Revision3.

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Discovery Communications President and CEO David M. Zaslav

David M. Zaslav

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 Former Ad Sales in New York, NY

Pros: Top rated programming, great brands, supportive work environemnt, challenging. Discover is a great place to launch your media career. Great corporate culture, management puts great emphasis on work, life balance. Full Review

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Accepted Offer – Interviewed in Chicago, IL May 2014 Reviewed 5 days ago New

Interview Details – 1 call with recruiter / head hunter. 1 call with one of the team members. Additional call with boss and current person in the position. There was a skills tests where I looked at some formulas, and had to write a few basic formulas.Full Interview

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World's Most Admired Companies: Entertainment Industry, Fortune, 2013
Best Places to Work for Commuters, National Center for Transit Research at USF, 2012
100 Best Companies for Working Mothers, Working Mother, 2013
Best Programmers for Women in Cable, Women in Cable Telecommunications (WICT), 2013
Top Companies for LGBT Equality 2013, WorkLife Matters Magazine, 2013

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