August 29, 2016 5:20 PM ET


Company Overview of ABC, Inc.

Company Overview

ABC, Inc. operates a television network. Its programming includes daytime and late-night talk shows, award shows, music shows, movies, and news. The company also offers an application that enables users to view the ABC network live or full episodes on smartphones, tablets, computers, and over-the-top devices. In addition, it engages in the development, production, and strategic distribution of entertainment content. Further, the company provides T-shirts and DVDs via online. ABC, Inc. was formerly known as Capital Cities/ABC, Inc. and changed its name to ABC, Inc. in September 1996. The company was founded in 1946 and is based in New York, New York. ABC, Inc. operates as a subsidiary of The ...

7 Lincoln Square

New York, NY 10023

United States

Founded in 1946

20,200 Employees





Key Executives for ABC, Inc.

Senior Vice President and President of Cable & International Broadcast Group
Age: 87
Executive Vice President, Director and Chairman of Fairchild Publications
Age: 89
Executive Vice President of Creative
Vice President and Treasurer
Age: 70
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2016.

ABC, Inc. Key Developments

ABC Does Not Seeks Acquisitions

ABC, Inc. is aggressively hunting UK talent and writers but is not looking to acquire British production companies. Speaking at the Edinburgh International Television Festival Paul Lee, President of the ABC Entertainment Group said that despite being "super impressed" with many UK indies he was not looking to make any investments. "Whether we're looking to expand the investment, that's not how we're playing it, we're looking to expand our relationships with great talent." he said.

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