NBCUniversal's Competitors, Revenue, Number of Employees, Funding and Acquisitions

NBCUniversal is engaged in the production and marketing of entertainment, news and information products and services.

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CEO

Stephen B. Burke

CEO Approval Rating

52/100

OVERVIEW

Founded:

1910

Headquarters:

New YorkNew York

Status:

PrivateSubsidiary of Comcast Corp

Industry Sector:

Publishing

Movies & Entertainment

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Competitive Analysis

TOP COMPETITORS OR ALTERNATIVES

Disney is perceived as one of NBCUniversal's biggest rivals. Disney was founded in 1923 in Lake Buena Vista, Florida. Disney is in the Movies & Entertainment field. Disney generates $26.5B more revenue than NBCUniversal.

Warner Media is NBCUniversal's #2 rival. Warner Media is a Public company that was founded in 1990 in New York, New York. Warner Media competes in the Publishing field. Compared to NBCUniversal, Warner Media has 38,000 fewer employees.

Viacom is one of NBCUniversal's top competitors. Viacom's headquarters is in New York, New York, and was founded in 1971. Like NBCUniversal, Viacom also operates in the Movies & Entertainment industry. Viacom generates 39% of NBCUniversal's revenue.

RANK

COMPANY

LEADERSHIP

CEO SCORE

EMPLOYEES

TOTAL FUNDING

REVENUE

Stephen B. Burke

CEO

- -
64,000
$0
$32.9B
1

Robert A. Iger

Chairman & CEO

90/100
201,000
- -
$64.8B
2

John Stankey

CEO

91/100
25,000
$760.7M
$31.5B
3

Robert M. Bakish

President & CEO

77/100
10,400
- -
$12.9B
4

Karey Burke

President

90/100
10,000
- -
$8B
5

Joseph Ianniello

Chairman & CEO

78/100
15,550
$560M
$15.3B
6

Reed Hastings

Chairman & CEO

84/100
7,100
$1.9B
$17.6B
7

Robert Thomson

CEO

55/100
28,000
$2.8B
$10.1B
8

CEO

- -
281,450
- -
$40B
9

Tony Vinciquerra

Chairman & CEO

82/100
9,800
- -
$8.9B
10

Randy Freer

CEO

83/100
2,900
$100M
$1.5B

Acquisitions

COMPANY ACQUIRED
ACQUISITION DATE
AMOUNT
DESCRIPTION
Cineo Lighting, Inc.

Jun 2019

Source »
undisclosed
Cineo Lighting manufactures and distributes lighting systems to the media and entertainment sector.
Craftsy & Sympoz, Inc.

May 2017

Source »
undisclosed
Craftsy offers online classes for quilting, sewing, knitting, cake decorating, painting, drawing and photography.
DreamWorks Animation SKG, Inc.

Apr 2016

Source »
$3.8B
DreamWorks Animation is an animation studio that creates animated feature films, television programs and online virtual worlds.
Telemundo Network Group, LLC

Sep 2014

Source »
undisclosed
Telemundo owns and operates a terrestrial television network.
Bravo Media,LLC

Sep 2014

Source »
undisclosed
-

These are all the companies that NBCUniversal has acquired. NBCUniversal has acquired 9 companies and its latest acquisition was Cineo Lighting, Inc. in Jun 2019. Cineo Lighting manufactures and distributes lighting systems to the media and entertainment sector.

Investments

COMPANY

DESCRIPTION

AMOUNT

INVESTMENT DATE

ROUND

EXIT DATE

Acorns is a mobile application that offers automated investment management and financial advisory services.
$180M
Jan 24, 2019
Series E
-
Peloton makes high-tech exercise equipment that includes screens that allow users to access live & on-demand fitness classes while exercising.
$550M
Aug 01, 2018
Series F
Sep 25, 2019
Zola is an online wedding gift registry platform that allows couples and guests to share, buy and ship wedding gifts.
$100M
May 02, 2018
Series D
-
Trust is a non profit organization that helps marketers, agencies and publishers to create advertising solutions.
$2.2M
Apr 02, 2018
Equity
-
Crypt TV is an online platform for horror community to create, post and share horror stories and scary videos.
$6.2M
Mar 26, 2018
Series A
-

These are all the companies that NBCUniversal has invested in. NBCUniversal has invested 9 companies and its latest investment was Cineo Lighting, Inc. in Jun 2019. Cineo Lighting manufactures and distributes lighting systems to the media and entertainment sector.

NBCUniversal News

October 16, 2019C21Media

CBS, NBC strike Evil deal for Lat Am

MIPCOM: NBCUniversal International Networks (NBCUIN) is to take psychological drama Evil to Latin Ame... See more »
October 16, 2019TBI Vision

NBC's 'Making It' secures first international remake with Discovery Finland

Discovery Finland has become the first broadcaster to remake NBC series Making It, after striking a d... See more »
October 15, 2019Variety

NBCU Has Likely Succession Plan Set at NBC News

NBC News President Noah Oppenheim has been battling Ronan Farrow in recent and disturbing headlines, ... See more »
October 15, 20199to5Mac

NBC extends exclusive Apple News ad partnership as it becomes a 'meaningful' business

NBCUniversal will continue to be the exclusive seller of advertisements in Apple News and Apple Stock... See more »
October 15, 2019iMore

NBC renews exclusive ad sales contract for Apple News and Stocks

NBCUniversal wins another multi-year exclusive contract with Apple News and Stocks. What you need to ... See more »
October 12, 2019C21Media

NBC hires C4 alum in UK

MIPCOM: US production and broadcast giant NBC Entertainment has hired a former Channel 4 (C4) exec to... See more »
October 11, 2019MarketScreener

Startups In Comcast NBCUniversal LIFT Labs Accelerator, Powered By Techstars, Make Their Pitch

(marketscreener.com) Eleven tech startups from around the world that are building innovative connecti... See more »

NBCUniversal Blogs

September 14, 2015NBCUNIVERSAL BLOG

Get To Know Our People

Meet Kristy Blank. At the age of two, Kristy moved to the US from South Korea. She has been... See more »
August 14, 2014NBCUNIVERSAL BLOG

Tackling the Job Fair Like a Pro

NBCUniversal Press Releases

May 9, 2019PR Newswire

NBCUniversal Telemundo Enterprises Leads Hispanic Media Upfront With Over 900 Hours Of Groundbreaking Contemporary Content For Today's Latinos

MIAMI, May 9, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- NBCUniversal Telemundo Enterprises, the leading media company serv... See more »
May 2, 2019WebWire

Sky adopts NBCUniversal's CFlight as its global measurement standard

Sky and NBCUniversal announced the global expansion of CFlight, with Sky adopting the next-generation... See more »
April 11, 2019WebWire

Cannes Lions and MediaLink announce Activision Blizzard, Adobe, NBCUniversal and TikTok as launch partners for CLX

Taking place at the Cannes Lions festival in June, CLX will provide an intimate, curated and experien... See more »
March 28, 2019PR Newswire

Telemundo Launches Hazte Contar To Unleash U.S. Hispanics' Growing Influence Through The 2020 Census And Presidential Elections

MIAMI, March 28, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- NBCUniversal Telemundo Enterprises, the leading media company s... See more »
March 1, 2019PR Newswire

NBCUniversal Returns As Presenting Partner

NEW YORK, March 1, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- After the phenomenal success of AD ART SHOW 2018 at Sotheby's... See more »
February 19, 2019PR Newswire

Comcast NBCUniversal Foundation Awards Philadelphia OIC Workforce Academy $50,000 to Support Digital Media Production Program

PHILADELPHIA, Feb. 19, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Philadelphia OIC enjoys a longstanding partnership with C... See more »

NBCUniversal Videos

July 19, 2018NBCUniversal Youtube Channel

"NBCU Digifest 2018" on YOUTUBE

September 5, 2017NBCUniversal Youtube Channel

"#NBCUDigifest" on YOUTUBE

April 5, 2017NBCUniversal Youtube Channel

"NBCUniversal International" on YOUTUBE

September 17, 2016NBC Universal Media Youtube Channel

"The Bar Mitzvah Club - NBC Digital" on YOUTUBE

Social Statistics

Headquarters

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New York, New York10112

212-664-4444

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Overview

NBCUniversal, Inc. is engaged in the production and marketing of entertainment, news and information products and services. Founded in 2004 and headquartered in New York, the company was formed with the combination of National Broadcasting Company (NB...

CEO

NBCUniversal's CEO, Stephen B. Burke, currently has an approval rating of 52%. NBCUniversal's primary competitors are Disney, Warner Media & Viacom.

Website

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Frequently Asked Questions about NBCUniversal

  1. When was NBCUniversal founded?

    NBCUniversal was founded in 1910
  2. Who is NBCUniversal's CEO?

    NBCUniversal's CEO is Stephen B. Burke
  3. How much revenue does NBCUniversal generate?

    NBCUniversal generates $32.9B in revenue
  4. How much funding does NBCUniversal have?

    NBCUniversal has historically raised $0 in funding
  5. Where is NBCUniversal's headquarters?

    NBCUniversal's headquarters is in New York New York, USA
  1. How many employees does NBCUniversal have?

    NBCUniversal has 64,000 employees
  2. What sector does NBCUniversal operate in?

    NBCUniversal is in Publishing, Movies & Entertainment
  3. Who are NBCUniversal's competitors?

    NBCUniversal's top competitors are Disney, Warner Media, Viacom
  4. Who has NBCUniversal invested in?

    NBCUniversal's has invested in companies such as Acorns, Peloton, Zola