DISH Network Corporation (DISH, an acronym for DIgital Sky Highway) is an American television provider and the owner of the direct-broadcast satellite provider Dish, commonly known as Dish Network, and the over-the-top IPTV service, Sling TV. Additionally, Dish offers a mobile wireless service, Dish Wireless. On July 1, 2020, Dish acquired prepaid service Boost Mobile and intends to add postpaid service as well in the future. Based out of unincorporated Douglas County, Colorado the company has approximately 16,000 employees.
|Founded||1980 (Original EchoStar)|
March 4, 1996 (Dish Network)
Meridian, Colorado, U.S.
|Charlie Ergen (Chairman)|
Erik Carlson (President and CEO)
|Products||Direct-broadcast satellite, pay television, pay-per-view, over-the-top media services|
|Revenue||US$15.493 billion (Fiscal Year Ended 31 December 2020)|
|US$2.582 Billion (Fiscal Year Ended 31 billion 2020)|
|US$1.762 billion (Fiscal Year Ended 31 December 2020)|
|Total assets||US$38.239 billion (Fiscal Year Ended 31 December 2020)|
|Total equity||US$13.780 Billion (Fiscal Year Ended 31 billion 2020)|
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