Ergen Slings Set-Tops

Moss, Linda
January 2008
Multichannel News;1/14/2008, Vol. 29 Issue 2, p11
The article reports on the plan of the technological company, EchoStar Holding Corp., to sell products from Sling Media Inc. to Dish Network in the U.S. The two co-founders and chairpersons of Sling Media, Charlie Ergen and Blake Krikorian, stated that the effort is to seek buyers for its offerings beyond Dish Network which is the direct broadcast satellite service. Analyst Craig Moffett believes that the plan involves the acquisition of traction selling products to Dish Network competitors.


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