STX Entertainment

STX Entertainment is a fully integrated, diversified, global media company designed from inception to unlock value from the 21st Century’s changed media landscape. STX specializes in the development, production, marketing and distribution of talent-driven films, television, and digital media content, with a unique ability to maximize the impact of content across worldwide, multiplatform distribution channels, including unparalleled global capabilities and direct passage into the China market. STX Entertainment is led by accomplished businessman Robert Simonds and was co-founded by Bill McGlashan, managing partner of the growth division of leading global private investment firm TPG, which has $75 billion of capital under management. The Company’s Board of Directors includes prominent leaders in global finance and entertainment, including Frank Biondi, former President and CEO of Viacom, Inc. and former Chairman and CEO of Universal Studios; Tony Vinciquerra, former Chairman and CEO of Fox Networks Group; film and stage producer, businesswoman and filmmaker Gigi Pritzker (Ender's Game, Drive); David Bonderman, founding partner of TPG; and John Zhao, CEO of Hony Capital, among others. In addition to TPG Growth, other investors include financial partner Hony Capital, a leading private equity firm in China, Gigi Pritzker and Beau Wrigley, former Chairman and CEO of the Wm. Wrigley Jr. Company, among others. 
Company Growth (employees)
Type
Private
HQ
Burbank, US
Founded
2014
Size (employees)
169 (est)+5%
STX Entertainment was founded in 2014 and is headquartered in Burbank, US

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STX Entertainment has an office in Burbank
Burbank, US (HQ)
3900 W Alameda Ave

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Founding Date

2014
STX Entertainment's latest valuation is reported to be $1.5 b.

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Market valuation

1.5 b
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