DIRECTV

    OverviewSuggest Edit

    DIRECTV is a company providing digital entertainment services. The company delivers television and audio services to subscribers through satellite transmissions. It delivers sports, news, movies, family, and local programming channels.

    TypePrivate
    Founded1994
    HQEl Segundo, CA, US
    Websitedirectv.com
    Employee Ratings3.8
    Overall CultureD

    Latest Updates

    Employees (est.) (Jul 2022)13,538
    Share Price (Sept 2019)$58
    Cybersecurity ratingBMore
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    Key People/Management at DIRECTV

    Ray C.

    Ray C.

    Chief Financial Officer
    Emily Forak

    Emily Forak

    Chief Information Security Officer
    Jennifer Tillson

    Jennifer Tillson

    Chief Information Officer
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    DIRECTV Office Locations

    DIRECTV has offices in El Segundo, Castle Rock and New York
    El Segundo, CA, US (HQ)
    2320 Alaska Ave
    Castle Rock, CO, US
    5454 Garton Rd
    New York, NY, US
    1 Rockefeller Plaza
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    DIRECTV Financials and Metrics

    Summary Metrics

    Founding Date

    1994
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    DIRECTV Operating Metrics

    DIRECTV's Mobile Phones Sold was reported to be 3.6 m in Q2, 2018.
    Q3, 2016Q4, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q4, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018

    Broadband Connections

    15.6 m15.6 m15.7 m15.7 m15.7 m15.7 m15.8 m15.8 m

    Mobile Phones Sold

    3.5 m6.1 m4 m3.6 m

    Video Subscribers

    37.8 m38 m39.1 m38.8 m38.6 m38.9 m39 m39.2 m

    Wireless Customers

    144 m146.8 m146.4 m149.2 m152.6 m156.7 m159.5 m163.3 m

    DIRECTV Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

    Company NameDateDeal Size
    LifeShieldJune 05, 2013
    PrimeStarJanuary 03, 2013
    USSBDecember 15, 1998$1.3 b
    Directv Customer Services, Inc.
    Invidi Technologies Corporation
    Labc Productions, LLC

    DIRECTV Cybersecurity Score

    Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

    B

    85/100

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    DIRECTV Online and Social Media Presence

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    DIRECTV Company Culture

    • Overall Culture

      D

      57/100

    • CEO Rating

      D-

      55/100

    • Compensation

      D+

      55/100

    • Diversity

      D-

      50/100

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    DIRECTV News and Updates

    DIRECTV Advertising Selects Magnite for Programmatic Automation of Set Top Box Video On Demand (STB VOD) Television

    Magnite technology will be the access point for programmatic buyers Magnite technology will be the access point for programmatic buyers

    DXC Technology to Lead Digital Transformation and IT Modernization for DIRECTV

    DXC Technology (NYSE: DXC), a leading Fortune 500 global technology services provider, has been awarded a multiyear contract to enhance and modernize mission-critical IT systems for DIRECTV, America’s leading video entertainment provider.

    DIRECTV Unifies Streaming Experience Under Single App

    DIRECTV Satellite customers can now access their favorite channels on-the-go in a new unified app for DIRECTV Satellite and DIRECTV STREAM customers. The app itself is identical to what DIRECTV STREAM customers have been used to, but is brand new to DIRECTV satellite customers.

    DIRECTV Cuts $10 Off Monthly Bill For One Year

    DIRECTV is now offering $10 off the monthly bill for new customers for the first year of service.

    DirecTV To Serve Up Seven Channels Covering Tennis From French Open

    DirecTV is taking a big swing covering the 126th Roland Garros French Open tennis tournament.

    DirecTV Lost an Estimated 300K Pay TV Subscribers in Q1

    The top 14 MVPDs lost a combined 1.96 million customers in the first quarter, which was only slightly higher than last year, according to Leichtman Research Group
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    DIRECTV Blogs

    For Black History Month, Watch These Influential Films

    February is celebrated in the U.S. as Black History Month, a time to celebrate black history in America, and the many significant cultural moments and achievements of the black community that happens year-round.  One important area of recognition in black history is the impact that it’s had on film.…

    ‘The Gilded Age’ Scores an Early Season 2 Renewal at HBO

    It seems like HBO is going to spend a little more time in The Gilded Age as the premium network announced an early season 2 renewal for the Julian Fellowes drama. The series debuted on Jan. 24 and, after only three episodes, HBO has given it a green light for Season 2. The nine-episode first season …

    Find DIRECTV at your local sports bar or restaurant

    You have DIRECTV service at home, but did you know DIRECTV can be found at local sports bars & restaurants? DIRECTV FOR BUSINESS brings the best of televised sports and entertainment to local businesses. At home or at your favorite pub – DIRECTV is there for sports fans like you. Looking for a s…

    Where & How to Watch the 2022 Winter Olympics

    During the first week of February, more than 3,000 athletes representing 90 different countries shall all come together under one roof for one monumental spectacle. Such a grandiose occasion could mean only one thing: The Olympics have returned, just in time for the winter season.   The 24th biennia…

    All the New Sports Added to the 2022 Winter Olympics

    It was back in July 2018 when the International Olympic Committee approved and announced seven new events for the Winter Games in Beijing. It’s been a four-year wait, but this winter, sports fans will finally get a chance to see the world’s best athletes compete in these new events.  With a record 1…

    Quarantunes: the soundtrack of the coronavirus era

    In times of joy and pain alike, there’s nothing more cathartic than putting on a song that hits you where it hurts or lifts you out of a bad mood. We rarely needed music more than in the past year and a half, as the COVID-19 pandemic rocked every corner of the globe (and still is). Back in March 202…
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    DIRECTV Frequently Asked Questions

    • When was DIRECTV founded?

      DIRECTV was founded in 1994.

    • Who are DIRECTV key executives?

      DIRECTV's key executives are Ray C., Emily Forak and Jennifer Tillson.

    • How many employees does DIRECTV have?

      DIRECTV has 13,538 employees.

    • Who are DIRECTV competitors?

      Competitors of DIRECTV include Netflix, Dish Network and Charter Communications.

    • Where is DIRECTV headquarters?

      DIRECTV headquarters is located at 2320 Alaska Ave, El Segundo.

    • Where are DIRECTV offices?

      DIRECTV has offices in El Segundo, Castle Rock and New York.

    • How many offices does DIRECTV have?

      DIRECTV has 3 offices.