Congratulations to CableFax Digital & Tech Awards Winners

Today, CableFAX announced their 2014 Digital & Tech Awards Winners at a luncheon in New York City and numerous DCI brands and properties were named winners in their categories. Among the winners across these industry-wide awards are: Best Use of Twitter: OWN’s Oprah’s Lifeclass Best Online Community/Social Network: Discovery Education’s DEN (Discovery Educator Network) Best Blog: Investigation Discovery’s Crime Feed Best Content/Online Game: The Hub’s My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic Racing is…

Congratulations to CableFax Digital & Tech Awards Winners

Today, CableFAX announced their 2014 Digital & Tech Awards Winners at a luncheon in New York City and numerous DCI brands and properties were named winners in their categories. Among the winners across these industry-wide awards are: Best Use of Twitter: OWN’s Oprah’s Lifeclass Best Online Community/Social Network: Discovery Education’s DEN (Discovery Educator Network) Best Blog: Investigation Discovery’s Crime Feed Best Content/Online Game: The Hub’s My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic Racing is…

This Week In…Discovery Buzz

Happy Valentine’s Day, Discovery! Snow filled our backyard this week, but, as TV never sleeps, we moved forward with some exciting announcements. See what’s got us buzzing below and then learn how to make a last-minute Valentines Day card with Animalist’s Pudge the Cat! International Growth Boosts Discovery’s Q4, Full Year Revenue (RealScreen) OWN Adapting ‘Twenty Feet from Stardom’ Singer’s Memoir (The Hollywood Reporter) Zaslav: Eurosport will be ‘ESPN of…

This Week In…Discovery Buzz

Happy weekend! With CES and TCA colliding this week, we were a busy team, with lots of announcements from our networks. Learn all about our week’s events below and then see below for a hunky interview about Discovery’s miniseries, Klondike, with Richard Madden. TCA: Investigation Discovery Announces ’50 Ways to Leave Your Lover,’ ‘Secret lives of Stepford Wives’ TCA: Military Channel Rebrands to American Heroes Channel OWN Sets Lindsay Lohan…

Welcoming Oprah to Silver Spring

One of the perks of working at Discovery is getting to hear from and meet amazing guests — from Bear Grylls to the Duggars. However, in my 11+ years at the company, I’ve never witnessed the level of excitement One Discovery Place experienced today. The catalyst? OWN CEO Oprah Winfrey and network presidents Sheri Salata and Erik Logan. Joined by Discovery President & CEO David Zaslav, Winfrey spoke to a…

This Week in…Discovery Buzz

It’s Friday, friends! This week presented a great honor for our own Marjorie Kaplan as well as an exciting step for Velocity into the world of sports. Catch up with our stories below and then experience a whole new type of Discovery Buzz with our newest Animal Planet L!VE addition, the Honey Bee Cam! Discovery Communications’ Marjorie Kaplan Inducted into CableFax Hall of Fame Oprah’s Aha! Year: How the Network…

Discovery, OWN Bring Home Creative Arts Emmy Awards

Last night, at the 2013 Creative Arts Emmys, Discovery and OWN brought home the gold for some of their networks’ favorites. Discovery’s Deadliest Catch brought home two awards – one for “Best Cinematography for Reality Programming” and the other for “Picture Editing for Reality Programming” in its “Mutiny on the Sea” episode. Additionally, OWN’s Oprah’s Lifeclass  brought home a win for “Outstanding Social TV.” Congratulations to our winners!  

This Week in…Discovery Buzz

Happy Saturday, Discovery family! We’re tearfully wrapping up the summer with some big announcements and an exciting milestone for a member of the Discovery family. Take a peek at the stories below, and enjoy the weekend! Discovery Launches $500K Development Fund ‘North and South’ Miniseries in the Works at Discovery Emmys: Morgan Freeman on ‘Through the Wormhole,’ His Nominated Doc Series Emmys: ‘Oprah’s Lifeclass’ Among Juried Interactive Award Winners ‘On…

This Week in Discovery Buzz…

As Discovery’s most exciting week of the year comes to a close, we’re all still soaking up the shark love and looking back at a big week of record-breaking programming! Shark Week wasn’t the only big event in our big family though. This week, we also welcomed new Animal Planet L!VE stars (hint: they’re adorable and orange!), announced a highly anticipated interview on OWN, and began saying farewell to some…

This Week in Discovery Buzz…

I can’t help but laugh when my friends who work in other fields talk about the summer slowdown, as that’s not the case at Discovery! It’s the eve of Shark Week but there was much more in the news this week, including: An Aha Moment: Oprah Winfrey’s OWN Is Finally Profitable (Bloomberg Businessweek) First Photos: Richard Madden as ‘Klondike’ Explorer — EXCLUSIVE (Entertainment Weekly) A Lil Bub Talk Show Will…