DirecTV Overview

  • Year Founded
  • 1994

Year Founded

  • Status
  • Acquired/​Merged

  • Employees
  • 32,150

Employees

  • Latest Deal Type
  • Debt Refin.

  • Financing Rounds
  • 29

  • Investments
  • 29

DirecTV General Information

Description

Provider of satellite television network and digital television entertainment services based in Englewood, Colorado. The company offers live TV beaming and streaming services along with on-demand services without an annual contract and live NFL games, enabling its customers to get all their entertainment in one place.

Contact Information

Website
www.directv.com
Formerly Known As
Hughes Electronics, AT&T TV Now, Directv Operations Llc
Ownership Status
Acquired/Merged
(Operating Subsidiary)
Financing Status
Private Equity-Backed
Primary Industry
Broadcasting, Radio and Television
Parent Company
Former Stock Listing
DTV
Corporate Office
  • 2260 East Imperial Highway
  • El Segundo, CA 90245
  • United States
+1 (877) 000-0000

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DirecTV Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Valuation/
EBITDA
Post-Val Status Debt

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DirecTV Comparisons

Description
Primary
Industry
HQ Location
Employees
Total Raised
Post Valuation
Last
Financing
Details
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DirecTV Competitors (17)

Company Name Financing Status Location Employees Total Raised Last Financing Date/Type Last Financing Amount
Starz Venture Capital-Backed Englewood, CO 0000 00.000 00000 00000
YuppTV Private Equity-Backed Alpharetta, GA 000 000.00 0000000 0000 000.00
In Demand Corporate Backed or Acquired New York, NY 000 0000000000 0
Pandora Media Formerly VC-backed Oakland, CA 0000 00.00 000000&0 00.00
Showtime Networks Private Equity-Backed New York, NY 000000000000
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DirecTV Patents

DirecTV Recent Patent Activity

Publication ID Patent Title Status First Filing Date Technology (CPC) Citations
US-12003823-B2 Smart channel device Active 12-Jan-2022 00000000000 00
US-10582254-B2 Flexible event recording system and method Active 02-Mar-2018 00000000000 00
US-20190273965-A1 Flexible event recording system and method Active 02-Mar-2018 00000000000 0
US-10764396-B2 Media transcoding based on priority of media Active 18-Dec-2017 0000000000 00
US-20200396313-A1 Media transcoding based on priority of media Active 18-Dec-2017 H04L67/565
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DirecTV Executive Team (34)

Name Title Board Seat Contact Info
William Morrow Chief Executive Officer
Ray Carpenter Chief Financial Officer
Adolfo Alomar Chief Operating Officer
Trideev Dasgupta Chief Strategy Officer & Corporate Development Officer
Scott Smith Chief Human Resources Officer
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DirecTV Signals

Growth Rate

0.80% Weekly
Growth
Weekly Growth 0.80%, 93rd %
-35.5%. 530%

Size Multiple

219x Median
Size Multiple 219x, 100th %ile
0.00x 0.95x. 413Kx

Key Data Points

Twitter Followers

5.5k

Similarweb Unique Visitors

15.0K

Majestic Referring Domains

314

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DirecTV Former Investors

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Investor Since Participating Rounds Contact Info

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DirecTV Investments & Acquisitions (29)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Lead Partner
Liberty Entertainment Group 01-Oct-2023 0000000000 Human Capital Services
Motor Derechos Audiovisuales 19-May-2015 00000 0000 Broadcasting, Radio and Television
Tarana 01-Feb-2015 00000 0000 0000 Wireless Communications Equipment
D2 Media Sales 19-Aug-2014 00000 0000 Media and Information Services (B2B) 00000 000
LiveClips 06-Dec-2013 Early Stage VC Multimedia and Design Software
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DirecTV Subsidiaries (4)

Company Name Industry Location Founded
National Rural Telecommunications Cooperative Connectivity Products Herndon, VA 1986
Liberty Entertainment Group Human Capital Services Toronto, Canada 0000
DIRECTV Pension Plan Corporate Pension El Segundo, CA 0000
Directv Financing Co Broadcasting, Radio and Television El Segundo, CA
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DirecTV Exits (12)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size Status Buyers
i.TV 27-Nov-2013 00000 00000 00 Completed
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LifeShield 05-Jun-2013 000000000000000000 Completed
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FreeWheel Media 31-Jan-2013 00000 00000 00 Completed
  • 2 buyers
INVIDI Technologies 14-Apr-2011 00000 00000 00 0000 Completed
  • 13 buyers
Game Show Network 01-Jan-2008 Secondary Transaction - Private Completed
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DirecTV FAQs

  • When was DirecTV founded?

    DirecTV was founded in 1994.

  • Who is the founder of DirecTV?

    Jacob Moses is the founder of DirecTV.

  • Who is the CEO of DirecTV?

    William Morrow is the CEO of DirecTV.

  • Where is DirecTV headquartered?

    DirecTV is headquartered in El Segundo, CA.

  • What is the size of DirecTV?

    DirecTV has 32,150 total employees.

  • What industry is DirecTV in?

    DirecTV’s primary industry is Broadcasting, Radio and Television.

  • Is DirecTV a private or public company?

    DirecTV is a Private company.

  • What is DirecTV’s current revenue?

    The current revenue for DirecTV is 00000.

  • How much funding has DirecTV raised over time?

    DirecTV has raised $9.3B.

  • Who are DirecTV’s investors?

    AustralianSuper, Chatham Capital, EchoStar, News Corp, and Starz have invested in DirecTV.

  • Who are DirecTV’s competitors?

    Starz, YuppTV, In Demand, Pandora Media, and Showtime Networks are some of the 17 competitors of DirecTV.

  • When was DirecTV acquired?

    DirecTV was acquired on 12-Jan-2024.

  • Who acquired DirecTV?

    DirecTV was acquired by AT&T.

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