October 25, 2016 9:09 PM ET


Company Overview of Discovery Communications Holding, LLC

Company Overview

Discovery Communications Holding, LLC owns and operates television channels. The company was incorporated in 2007 and is based in Silver Spring, Maryland. Discovery Communications Holding, LLC operates as a subsidiary of Discovery Holding Company.

One Discovery Place

Silver Spring, MD 20910

United States

Founded in 2007

3,600 Employees





Key Executives for Discovery Communications Holding, LLC

Chief Executive Officer, President, Director and Member of Executive Committee
Age: 56
Chief Financial Officer and Senior Executive Vice President
Age: 50
Chief Executive Officer of Discovery Education and President of Global Distribution
President of Discovery Commerce
Age: 59
President of Advertising Sales
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2016.

Discovery Communications Holding, LLC Key Developments

Discovery Communications Appoints Atsushi Saito as Vice President Ad Sales for Eurosport

Discovery Communications has appointed Atsushi Saito as vice president ad sales for Eurosport. In his new capacity, Saito is tasked to maximise Eurosport's ad sales efforts in Asia Pacific by providing innovative and bespoke solutions for clients and developing meaningful partnerships. Saito started his media sales career over 16 years ago with Star TV and was last with Turner Japan where he served as CNN Global Advertising Sales director.

Discovery Communications Appoints Suzanne Kolb Executive as Vice President and General Manager for Discovery Digital Networks

Discovery Communications appointed Suzanne Kolb executive as vice president and general manager for Discovery Digital Networks.

Discovery Communications Appoints Paul Guyardo as Chief Commercial Officer, Effective from October 5, 2015

Discovery Communications has tapped Paul Guyardo as chief commercial officer effective from 5 October, 2015. Guyardo joins from DirecTV where he was executive vice president, chief revenue and marketing officer. In this newly created position at Discovery Communications, Guyardo will oversee US ad sales, digital media, licensing and consumer products, consumer insights and data analytics. He will report to Discovery Communications president and CEO David Zaslav and be based at Discovery's New York headquarters. Guyardo will be charged with leveraging his significant expertise to expand the ways Discovery monetizes its portfolio of valuable assets to distributors, advertising partners and directly to consumers. He also will be responsible for working with Discovery Networks International to drive its burgeoning international direct-to-consumer business, as well as overseeing emerging revenue streams including the company's global licensing, consumer products and footage sales businesses.

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