Discovery, Inc. Issues Statement on Olympic Games Tokyo 2020 Postponement

Comment follows the joint statement by the International Olympic Committee (IOC) and Tokyo 2020 Organizing Committee NEW YORK, LONDON, March 24, 2020: Discovery, Inc. today issued the following statement in response to the announced agreement between the International Olympic Committee (IOC) and the Tokyo 2020 Organizing Committee to postpone the Games to 2021: Discovery fully supports the IOC and the Tokyo 2020 Organizing Committee’s plan to stage the Olympic Games…

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DISCOVERY, INC ANNOUNCES CANCELATION OF LIVE UPFRONT EVENT

For Immediate Release — March 12, 2020 — Discovery, Inc. today announced that it has canceled its live Upfront presentation in New York scheduled for May 12 at Jazz at Lincoln Center’s Frederick P. Rose Hall. The decision was made out of an abundance of caution and care for the health and safety of employees, talent and business partners. Discovery has prepared an alternative digital experience to showcase the company,…

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DISCOVERY, INC. HIRES NEIL CHUGANI AS CHIEF FINANCIAL OFFICER AND HEAD OF STRATEGY AND OPERATIONS, DIRECT-TO-CONSUMER

New York, NY – March 9, 2020 – Discovery, Inc., the global leader in real-life entertainment, today announced that Neil Chugani has been appointed Chief Financial Officer and Head of Strategy and Operations, Direct-to-Consumer. The announcement was made by Gunnar Wiedenfels, Chief Financial Officer, Discovery, to whom Chugani reports. In the newly created role, Chugani will work closely with Peter Faricy, CEO, Global Direct-to-Consumer at Discovery, and his senior leadership team to drive the financial strategy of…

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DISCOVERY, INC. NAMES LISA HOLME GROUP SENIOR VICE PRESIDENT, CONTENT AND COMMERCIAL STRATEGY, DIRECT-TO-CONSUMER

New York, NY – February 27, 2020 – Discovery, Inc., the global leader in real-life entertainment, today announced that Lisa Holme has joined the company as Group Senior Vice President, Content and Commercial Strategy, Direct-to-Consumer. Holme is based at Discovery’s Los Angeles office and reports directly to Discovery’s CEO, Global Direct-to-Consumer, Peter Faricy. In this newly created role, Holme is responsible for setting the content strategy for Discovery’s DTC products in…

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DISCOVERY, INC. REPORTS FOURTH QUARTER AND FULL YEAR 2019 RESULTS

Silver Spring, MD – February 27, 2020: Discovery, Inc. (“Discovery” or the “Company”) (NASDAQ: DISCA, DISCB, DISCK) today reported financial results for the quarter and full year ended December 31, 2019. David Zaslav, President and Chief Executive Officer of Discovery said, “2019 was a year of promises made and promises delivered. We achieved more than $3 billion of free cash flow and brought leverage down to the low end of our target range…

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SUR LA TABLE AND DISCOVERY’S FOOD NETWORK KITCHEN JOIN FORCES ON CONTENT AND MARKETING PARTNERSHIP

Partnership to Amplify Reach of Both Brands Through Co-Branded Cooking Classes at Sur La Table Stores Nationwide and Live on Food Network Kitchen App, as Well as FNK Trial Subscriptions to Customers New York, NY – February 18, 2020 – Discovery, Inc. and Sur La Table today announced a partnership that will generate new culinary classes for Discovery’s Food Network Kitchen, the first-of-its-kind cooking ecosystem featuring interactive live and on-demand classes, and Sur La…

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DISCOVERY UK CELEBRATES ITS BIGGEST EVER YEAR IN 2019

UK AUDIENCE GROWS +7 PERCENT (DESPITE TOTAL TV BEING DOWN -4%) QUEST GROWS 2019 MALE SHARE BY +13 PERCENT A NEW FOOD NETWORK CHANNEL IS CREATED GROWING +46 PERCENT AMONGST WOMEN DISCOVERY PORTFOLIO ACHIEVED 1.9 BILLION VIEWS ON YOUTUBE LONDON, January 15, 2020 – During 2019, Discovery’s portfolio outperformed the TV market in the UK, increasing its audience by +7 percent, in a market that declined by -4 percent.  Discovery…

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TLC’s SAY YES TO THE PROM Returns to Make Prom Dreams Come True and Empower Deserving High School Students Nationwide

In partnership with Macy’s, the 2020 SAY YES TO THE PROM Tour Kicks Off in Knoxville, TN, with Stops in New York, NY, Miami, FL, Waco, TX, and Los Angeles, CA (New York, N.Y.) – TLC’s SAY YES TO THE PROM is back for the ninth consecutive year, alongside returning retail partner Macy’s, to give 1,000 underserved and deserving students nationwide the perfect prom look. The educational and charitable initiative will…

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HGTV AND DISCOVERY, INC. ANNOUNCE INVESTMENT IN THE SCOTT BROTHERS’ E-COMMERCE BUSINESS CASAZA.COM

New York [January 7, 2020] After signing Property Brothers Drew and Jonathan Scott to a multi-year talent deal extension in December, HGTV and its parent company Discovery, Inc. have made an investment in the siblings’ online shopping platform, Casaza.com, and also have entered into a new commercial relationship providing promotional consideration to the company.  Launched in October 2018, Casaza was created to bring a curated, design focused shopping experience for the brothers to share directly with their…

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DISCOVERY TO REPORT FULL YEAR AND FOURTH QUARTER 2019 RESULTS ON THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 27

(Silver Spring, MD) — Discovery, Inc. (Nasdaq: DISCA, DISCB, DISCK) will report its full year and fourth quarter 2019 results on Thursday, February 27, 2020, at 7:00 a.m. ET. The Company will host a conference call at 8:00 a.m. ET to discuss the results. To access the conference call in the U.S. dial 844-452-2811, or outside of the U.S. dial +1-574-990-9832, and provide conference passcode: DISCA. Please dial in approximately…

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