This Week In…Discovery Buzz

Shark Week is back, baby! Discovery announced earlier this week that the annual fin-tastic celebration will kick off on June 26 at 8/7c, so mark your calendars! We’ll have lots of updates between now and then on what fans can expect, but for now, go ahead and whet your appetite with Shark Week 2016’s first teaser. Here is some other news you might have missed: At Discovery, Joe Abruzzese Aims to Sell…

This Week In…Discovery Buzz

And just like that, another week has gone by! Gold Rush returned last Friday with a vengeance; the fifth season premiere was the most watched cable program that night. And another fan-favorite show made a splash as Derick and Jill Duggar Dillard announced that they are having a baby boy. Congrats to them both! Congratulations are also in order for one of our own, as Joe Abruzzese, President of Ad…

This Week In…Discovery Buzz

Happy November, Discovery family! This week was a spooky one, with plenty of Halloween spirit both on air and in the office, as well as some exciting honors for our executives and the launch of Animal Planet L!VE’s Sloth Cam. Check out our top stories and then hang around with us below! The Top 50 Execs Who Make the Wheels Turn: Joe Abruzzese Discovery Ad Revenue Up, Continues to Digest Nordic…

Discovery Leadership Among 2010 CableFAX 100

CableFAX recently announced its annual CableFAX 100, honoring the men and women driving the U.S. cable business. This year, eleven of Discovery’s leaders are included on the list, beginning with President & CEO David Zaslav and COO Peter Liguori. In addition to exploring their business wins and philosophies, CableFAX also uncovers lesser known information about each of them — from what’s on their iPads to the cable stars they’d like as…