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  • A team from the Miami office has fun on Discover Your Impact Day - Discovery’s annual, global day of employee volunteerism.

  • Feline face-painting designs were very popular during Discovery’s Munich office’s Kids Day festivities in 2012.

  • Discovery's Amsterdam employees work their core muscles during boot camp – a free, after hours, high intensity fitness class.

  • Local area students model the new backpacks they received from Discovery’s “Discovery Gets Packing” campaign.

  • Yes, that’s “Chompie” the giant shark attached to Discovery’s world headquarters in Silver Spring, MD. Must be Shark Week!

  • Discovery Kids Place, located in Silver Spring, MD, is Discovery’s eco-friendly, onsite childcare center for employees with children six weeks to 5 years of age.

  • Smiles, painted faces and animal poses. Kids Day 2012 was a good day for these Discovery employees’ children in Silver Spring, MD.

  • Lori Allen from TLC's “Say Yes to the Dress: Atlanta” visited the Silver Spring, MD office for the annual employee health fair.

  • Spirited employees clean up the Washington Monument during Discovery’s annual, global day of employee volunteerism.

  • A team from the London office takes part in Discovery’s annual global day of employee volunteerism.

  • The Discovery Wellness Center team provides onsite primary care to employees in four of Discovery’s largest U.S. offices.

  • In 2011, Discovery employees traveled to Birmingham, Alabama to help rebuild communities impacted by a devastating tornado.

  • Discovery Kids Place children help the Honor Guard perform the Pledge of Allegiance on Veterans Day 2012.

  • 34 local girls shopped, got pampered and enjoyed an emotional prom night – all part of Discovery’s “Say Yes to the Prom”.

  • A Discovery employee in Los Angeles puts the finishing touches on a new fence mural during “Discover Your Impact Day” 2012

  • Discovery’s Singapore office stays healthy with its employee-run competitive Dragon Boat racing team.

  • Health and fitness is a habit at Discovery’s L.A. office. Here employees celebrate the opening of their new Wellness Studio.

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Real Stars of Discovery

  • Clayton D.

    VP - Broadcast Ops & Post Production

    London Office

    As the VP Broadcast, Post Production & VOD Operations, I oversee Broadcast Operations which consists of over 80 channels in 27 languages, Quality Control/Ingest, Post Production teams consisting of Bookings, Media Coordination, Editors and Audio Mixers and finally VOD Operations servicing more than 30 affiliate deals.  Discovery has given me the opportunity to work in a dynamic, energized and cutting edge media company providing valuable content to the media landscape.

  • Michael T.

    Vice President, Business & Legal Affairs

    Silver Spring, MD Office

    I am responsible for managing business negotiations, drafting and negotiating programming agreements for Discovery’s domestic networks and Discovery’s in-house production studio, Discovery Studios, as well as advising the various Discovery business units. Each business deal I work on, and production legal issue I trouble shoot, is unlike the last, and provides me with endless opportunities for growth.

  • Eduardo T.

    Sponsorship & Production Specialist

    São Paulo, São Paulo Office

    I work on branded entertainment partnerships with companies and advertising agencies in Brazil. My role includes the coordination of productions together with advertising agencies and production companies and doing the interface between the São Paulo and Miami offices for the development of these projects.

  • Elisabeth V.

    Digital Media Producer, German Sites

    Munchen Office

    I’m really in touch with our users and viewers through our social media channels and keep in contact with them on a regular basis. Furthermore I’m able to handle my job and my two children simultaneously.

  • Elizabeth L.

    VP Corporate Education Partnerships Development & Strategic Alliance

    Charlotte, NC Office

    I love getting to work for something I so wholeheartedly believe in. When people ask if I enjoy being at Discovery Education, my answer is always the same – I feel like I hit the jackpot of jobs. It is such a privilege to be part of an organization with the noble mission to transform education by providing cutting edge individualized learning experiences for every student – regardless of socioeconomic status, locale, or whatever odds might be against them.

  • Jason B.

    Director, Techbook Sales

    Silver Spring, MD Office

    In my job I am constantly learning about education, technologies, and the process of organizational change. I love assisting education leaders in identifying their needs and crafting a plan to improve resources and practices for effective teaching and learning. Educators are preparing our next generation so I love helping educators do their work more effectively.

  • Lisa L.

    Executive Assistant

    Los Angeles, CA Office

    I like being in a creative environment where I get to see all the projects come through before they are on the air. It’s interesting to see what makes it and what doesn’t and why.

  • Alexandra T.

    Channel Director

    I like my colleagues all over the world – I feel like we have the best team, probably because the brand has attracted some of the best specialists in all areas. And I like learning new things every day from them. It’s like having a huge idea bank that we can tap into whenever we need a solution for a specific problem.

  • Daniela A.

    Marketing Specialist

    Mexico City, Distrito Federal Office

    My main responsibility is to develop activities and events to promote our brands and specific shows trying to include ad sales an affiliates in each one of them. I bring our brands closer to the viewers through our marketing events.

  • Pitter R.

    New Business Development Director

    São Paulo, São Paulo Office

    My role contributes to the expansion of our websites and the purchase of new business models. On the distribution side, I contribute for our core business by pursuing new ways and platforms to distribute the amazing Discovery content, like VOD, Over-The-Top, TV Everywhere, etc.

  • Janet G.

    Director, Media Assets

    Silver Spring, MD Office

    There is a sense of “family” within the company even as it continues to grow in size. The company sincerely cares about their employees’ well-being, both physically and emotionally, and continuously works to improve an already top-notch work-life balance model. Based on my experience, I have found that Discovery employees truly respect one another on both a professional and a personal level.

  • Carly R.

    Senior Director, Marketing Strategy

    Silver Spring, MD Office

    I manage the budget, the on-air strategy, external and internal partnerships, off-air marketing strategy, operations, and marketing campaigns for the Science Channel. Science is an emerging network with tons room to grow. With every small success, we continue to help the company grow.

  • Elizabeth K.

    Director, Global Mobility

    Silver Spring, MD Office

    As a Director in Global Mobility, I move employees from one international location to another, to facilitate a global workforce within Discovery. And I get the opportunity to interact with some of the most creative people in the world in a company that is at the cutting edge of modern entertainment.

  • Lauren C.

    Manager of Development, Discovery Channel

    Los Angeles, CA Office

    My main areas of responsibility include taking pitches from outside producers, internally generating ideas and concepts, and working with my team in order to develop new programming for the network. My favorite aspect of my job is the creative and supportive people I am surrounded by and having the opportunity to develop shows for a network I enjoy and respect.

  • Matt B.

    Vice President, Programming & Strategy

    Silver Spring, MD Office

    First and foremost, I am responsible for the scheduling for all programs for Destination America and Military Channel with the goal of optimizing ratings by leveraging the existing programming inventory and new premieres. In addition, I oversee the programming budgets, ensuring we are spending our money strategically. I then work closely with other departments such as development, production, communications, research, marketing and ad sales to ensure both networks direction and vision needs are met.


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