JULIE TAYLOR ELEVATED TO DUAL SENIOR LEADERSHIP ROLE OVERSEEING THE STRATEGIC PROGRAM PLANNING TEAMS AT HGTV, FOOD NETWORK AND COOKING CHANNEL

New York [Sept. 18, 2019] Julie Taylor, an experienced program planning strategist, has been promoted to Group SVP, U.S. Scheduling and Program Strategy, HGTV, Food Network and Cooking Channel. She will report to Courtney White, President, Food Network & Cooking Channel and work directly with Jane Latman, President, HGTV. In her dual role, Taylor will lead the New York and Knoxville-based program planning/strategy teams that manage the networks’ overall programming…

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Discovery hires Mike Rich as Head of Sports Marketing Solutions

London, UK – September 9, 2019: Discovery, Inc. (“Discovery” or the “Company”) (NASDAQ: DISCA, DISCB, DISCK) today announces the appointment of Mike Rich as Head of Sports Marketing Solutions, with particular oversight of Eurosport advertising sales. In this newly created role, Mike will lead Eurosport’s commercial sales organisation and help execute a strategy that leverages Discovery’s premium sports portfolio, to create unique solutions for marketers and advertisers around the world.…

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CHIP AND JOANNA GAINES’ JOINT-VENTURE WITH DISCOVERY, INC. ANNOUNCES FIRST WAVE OF SENIOR LEADERSHIP

[NEW YORK – WACO – Sept. 5, 2019] – Allison Page, President of Discovery’s new joint-venture with Chip and Joanna Gaines, today announced the first round of senior strategists tapped to lead the joint-venture’s programming, research and strategy, and publicity teams: Donna MacLetchie, Julie Morris and John Marsicano. “I am thrilled to officially welcome three key members of our senior team,” said Page. “Having worked with Donna for over a…

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DISCOVERY EXECUTIVES TO PRESENT AT UPCOMING INVESTOR CONFERENCES

(Silver Spring, MD) — August 28, 2019 — Discovery (Nasdaq: DISCA, DISCB, DISCK) announced today that President and CEO David Zaslav and CFO Gunnar Wiedenfels will present at separate investor conferences in September. Gunnar Wiedenfels will present at the 2019 Bank of America Merrill Lynch Media, Communications & Entertainment Conference on Wednesday, September 11, 2019 at 8:45 a.m. PDT (11:45 a.m. EDT) in Beverly Hills. David Zaslav will present at…

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DISCOVERY, INC. REPORTS SECOND QUARTER 2019 RESULTS

Silver Spring, MD – August 6, 2019: Discovery, Inc. (“Discovery” or the “Company”) (NASDAQ: DISCA, DISCB, DISCK) today reported financial results for the quarter ended June 30, 2019. Second Quarter 2019 Highlights 1 most watched TV portfolio for women 25-54 in the U.S. in June 2019; Concluded a robust and record advertising Upfront, delivering pricing and volume increases across the portfolio; Completed the UKTV Lifestyle Business joint venture unwind transaction in which…

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DISCOVERY INC. SHARE GAINS MAKE COMPANY #1 FOR WOMEN VIEWERSHIP ACROSS ALL OF TELEVISION FOR FIRST TIME

HGTV, Food Network, TLC, Investigation Discovery (ID), and OWN Drive Portfolio Share to 16% for Women 25-54 in Live + 7, Total Day TLC Is the #1 network for W25-54 and W18-49 In Prime Time NEW YORK — August 5, 2019 – Discovery, Inc. today announced that its U.S. network portfolio makes it the #1 media company for female viewers.  Across all TV viewing in the U.S., including broadcast, the…

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DISCOVERY, INC. PROMOTES ROBERT VOLTAGGIO TO EXECUTIVE VICE PRESIDENT, AD SALES REVENUE AND PLANNING

Voltaggio to Continue to Oversee Key Sales Strategies for Discovery’s 17 Linear Networks and Digital Properties New York, NY – August 1, 2019 – Discovery, Inc. today announced the promotion of Robert Voltaggio to Executive Vice President, Ad Sales Revenue and Planning, effective immediately. The announcement was made by Jon Steinlauf, Chief U.S. Ad Sales Officer at Discovery, to whom Voltaggio reports. “Bobby has been a dedicated member of Discovery’s Ad Sales…

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DISCOVERY COMMITS TO DELIVERING THE BIGGEST DIGITAL OLYMPIC GAMES FOR EUROPE AT TOKYO 2020

One year ahead of the Tokyo 2020 Opening Ceremony, Eurosport pledges to present the most comprehensive digital coverage of a Summer edition of the Olympic Games ever for Europe* New ad spot and promotional campaign launched to build awareness of the brand’s position as the only place to watch every minute of every sport and every athlete Eurosport to offer personalised, tailor-made content for fans, featuring their favourite sports, athletes…

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DAZN PARTNERS WITH DISCOVERY IN FOUR MARKETS TO EXPAND DISTRIBUTION OF EUROSPORT AND SUBLICENSE EXCLUSIVE BUNDESLIGA MATCHES

DAZN is a new distribution partner for Eurosport’s premium sports networks which includes Grand Slam tennis, Grand Tour cycling, motorsport and the Olympic Games DAZN to broadcast 45 Bundesliga matches per season in Germany and Austria under a new exclusive sublicensing agreement* LONDON, 18 July 2019 – DAZN, the leading global live and on-demand sports streaming service and Discovery, the global leader in powering people’s passions across all screens, have…

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DISCOVERY WELCOMES EXCITING NEW AND RETURNING ADVERTISING PARTNERS FOR SHARK WEEK 2019

Shark Week 2019 Sponsors Include Discover Financial Services, MillerCoors, Hyundai, Procter & Gamble, Universal Pictures and More NEW YORK, NY – July 15, 2019 – Coming off the heels of a highly successfully 30th anniversary last year, Discovery Channel’s Shark Week, television’s longest-running and most anticipated summer event, is returning in 2019 on Sunday, July 28th – Sunday, August 4th. Along with an exciting slate of over 20 hours of original shark-themed programming, the network’s tentpole…

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