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Last $33.15 USD
Change Today -0.15 / -0.45%
Volume 2.1M
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Executive Profile*

David M. Zaslav

Chief Executive Officer, President, Director ,Member of Executive Committee, Chief Executive Officer of Discovery Communications Holding LLC and President of Discovery Communications Holding LLC , Discovery Communications, Inc.
AgeTotal Calculated CompensationThis person is connected to 427 board members in 10 different organizations across 13 different industries.

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54$156,077,912
As of Fiscal Year 2014

Background*

Mr. David M. Zaslav has been the Chief Executive Officer and President of Discovery Communications, Inc. since January 2007. Mr. Zaslav has been the Chief Executive Officer and President of Discovery Communications Holding, LLC at FitTV since January 2007. Mr. Zaslav oversees all operations of the world's number one nonfiction media company. He serves as At-Large Programmer Director at National Cable & Telecommunications Association. He served as President of NBC Universal ...

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Corporate Headquarters*

One Discovery Place
Silver Spring, Maryland 20910

United States

Phone: 240-662-2000
Fax: --

Board Members Memberships*

Board Member
Chief Executive Officer, President, Director, and Member of Executive Committee
Trustee
At-Large Programmer Director
Director
2000-2010
Former Independent Director, Chairman of Pricing Committee and Member of Compensation Committee
2008-Present
Chief Executive Officer, President, Director ,Member of Executive Committee, Chief Executive Officer of Discovery Communications Holding LLC and President of Discovery Communications Holding LLC
2010-Present
Director
2012-Present
Director
2013-Present
Director and Member of Nominating & Corporate Governance Committee
2013-Present
Director
2015-Present
Director

Education*

BS
State University of New York at Binghamton
JD
Boston University School of Law

Other Affiliations*

Annual Compensation*

Salary$3,000,000
Total Annual Compensation$3,000,000

Stock Options*

Restricted Stock Awards$94,555,285
All Other Compensation$1,935,986
Exercised Options1,938,907
Exercised Options Value$81,200,769
Unexercisable Options13,060,538
Unexercisable Options Value$42,980,180
Total Value of Options$124,180,949
Total Number of Options14,999,445

Total Compensation*

Total Annual Cash Compensation$11,018,345
Total Short Term Compensation$3,000,000
Other Long Term Compensation$96,491,271
Total Calculated Compensation$156,077,912
*Data is at least as current as the most recent Definitive Proxy.
 

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Compensation
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$2.0M
Robert W. Pittman Chairman, Chief Executive Officer, Executive Chairman of iHeartcommunications Inc, Chief Executive Officer of Clear Channel Communications Inc and Director of Clear Channel Outdoor Holdings Inc
iHeartMedia, Inc.
$1.5M
Michael Isor Roth Chairman, Chief Executive Officer and Chairman of Executive Policy Committee
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$1.4M
Robert J. Thomson Chief Executive Officer and Director
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$2.0M
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

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