Dish Network Chairman and founder Charlie Ergen, who has masterminded the company's push into the wireless market through spectrum purchases and regulatory gambits, will take over as CEO of the company at the end of March. Dish said its current CEO, Joe Clayton, will leave his position and Dish's board as of March 31.
Dish Network announced the retirement of Joseph Clayton Monday, less than two months after the CEO introduced the disruptive Sling TV OTT service that was developed under his watch.
After Dish Network founder and Chairman Charlie Ergen shot down my interview request last Tuesday, I was a bit surprised that the company agreed to schedule an interview the next day with CEO Joseph Clayton.
Dish Network is still trying to flesh out its wireless plans, but it has plenty of balls in the air on other fronts. During the 2014 Consumer Electronics Show, Steve Donohue, editor of FierceCable, sat down with Dish CEO Joseph Clayton. For more on their conversation, check out this Hot Seat interview.
During the Consumer Electronics Show, Steve Donohue, editor of FierceCable, sat down with Dish Network President and CEO Joseph Clayton. In addition to talking about Dish's broadband wireless and over-the-top video ambitions, the former Sirius XM chairman offers his thoughts on pay TV consolidation, CES, and 4K Ultra HD TV.
LAS VEGAS-- Dish Network has signed carriage deals with multiple programming suppliers that would allow for the distribution of live TV networks on an over-the-top video platform, CEO Joseph Clayton told FierceCable Wednesday.
Dish Network CEO Joseph Clayton said the company is still looking for a wireless carrier to partner with to build out its planned LTE Advanced network, but he seemed to rule out Sprint Nextel as a partner.
Dish Network may be forced to sell the spectrum it hopes to use for a nationwide LTE Advanced network if the FCC does not approve a crucial waiver Dish needs, according to Dish Chairman Charlie
Dish Network (Nasdaq: DISH) is pitching subscribers a new $5 monthly Heartland Package that includes Hallmark Channel, Hallmark Movie Channel, GMC TV, Pixl, RFD-TV and Rural TV. Rural TV is the only
After committing to keeping about 90 percent of Blockbuster movie rental stores open, new owner Dish Network (Nasdaq: DISH) says it plans to close additional outlets. "We are committed to keeping the