David Zaslav

President and CEO

Discovery Communications

11:30 AM-12:30 PM January 10

Monte Carlo, Park Theater

David Zaslav oversees Discovery’s global suite of media brands across all platforms.

He is credited with building Discovery’s international footprint and superfan brands, including, ID and OWN, and diversifying Discovery to include Eurosport, Home of the Olympics across Europe.

Zaslav has also led Discovery’s digital pivot, creating short-form leader Group Nine, the Eurosport Player streaming service, TV-Everywhere service GO and TEN: The Enthusiast Network, a leading digital platform for car fans.

Under Zaslav, Discovery went public in 2008 and joined the Fortune 500 in 2014. Zaslav also oversaw Discovery’s recent agreement to acquire Scripps Networks Interactive, in a deal expected to close in early 2018.

Zaslav was previously an executive at NBCUniversal.