Sling TV

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Sling TV

Sling is a provider of video placeshifting products and services. Read more

Michael Schwimmer's photo - President of Sling TV

President

Michael Schwimmer

CEO Approval Rating

71/100

Founded:

2015

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fuboTV is the top competitor of Sling TV. fuboTV is headquartered in New York, New York, and was founded in 2014. fuboTV competes in the Movies & Entertainment field. fuboTV generates 435% the revenue of Sling TV.

KlowdTV is perceived as one of Sling TV's biggest rivals. KlowdTV was founded in Fairfax, Virginia} in 2014. KlowdTV operates in the Internet Software industry. Compared to Sling TV, KlowdTV generates $47M less revenue.

CableClix is seen as one of Sling TV's top competitors. CableClix is a Private company that was founded in Winchester, Virginia in 2013. CableClix competes in the Broadcasting industry. CableClix has 997 fewer employees vs. Sling TV.

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Sling TV Acquisitions

No recent acquisitions found related to Sling TV

Sling TV Funding History

Since Sling TV was founded in 2015, it has participated in 2 rounds of funding. In total Sling TV has raised $57.1M. Sling TV's last funding round was on Jan 2006 for a total of $46.6M

ROUND

FUNDING DATE

AMOUNT

INVESTORS

Unattributed
Jan 2006
$46.6M

Goldman, Sachs & Co.

Series A
Nov 2004
$10.5M

Since Sling TV was founded in 2015, it has participated in 2 rounds of funding. In total Sling TV has raised $57.1M. Sling TV's last funding round was on Jan 2006 for a total of $46.6M

Sling TV Investments

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Sling TV News

April 26, 2021Cablefax

Sling Slashes Price for Promo

Sling TV is running a promotion where new subscribers can pay $10 for the first month of the vMPVD se... See more »
April 24, 2021The Indian Wire

Sling TV launches sports betting information channel with DraftKings

Sling TV, in partnership with, DraftKings, has launched a sports betting information channel. Sling T... See more »
April 23, 2021Yogonet

DraftKings partners with Sling TV to launch sports betting information channel

The agreement comes after the two companies announced a strategic agreement across DISH's portfolio o... See more »
April 22, 2021Cord Cutters News

Sling TV Expands Locast Integration to Android TV and Android Mobile

Sling TV is making it easier for subscribers who use Locast for locals to see what's on TV. Sling has... See more »
April 21, 2021TVNewsCheck

Sling TV Pitches Deep Discount To Nab New Subs

Sling TV, the Dish Network-owned OTT-TV service, is offering a deep one-month discount, along with ac... See more »
April 14, 2021AdvertisingAge India

Dish sues Peloton, Lululemon, Icon over streaming technology

The patents cited in the lawsuits relate to ways of improving online video quality.... See more »
April 1, 2021Telecompaper

Dish loses regional sports channels after carriage fees dispute

(Telecompaper) Subscribers of Dish Network and Sling TV have lost access to MASN and NBC Regional Spo... See more »

Sling TV Blogs

October 26, 2017Sling Blog

Ohio State Hosts Penn State in Big Ten Showdown

  The Ohio State Buckeyes head into the biggest game of their season with an eye toward vengeanc... See more »
October 26, 2017Sling Blog

The 5 Best Educational Shows for Kids

With all the media a click away, finding educational shows for kids can be overwhelming. Since we kno... See more »
October 25, 2017Sling Blog

10 Must-Watch Monster Movies

With all of the horror films out there, sometimes a good ol’ monster movie is exactly what the ... See more »
October 25, 2017Sling Blog

NBA Week 2: What To Expect

After a first week of play oversaturated with injuries and questionable displays of anger towards ref... See more »
October 25, 2017Sling Blog

NBA’s Crazy Summer Begets Crazy Week One

In retrospect, it only makes sense an absolutely insane off-season would be followed by an equally ba... See more »
October 25, 2017Sling Blog

4 trucos de Feng Shui para ahorrar dinero en tu hogar

¿Cómo evitar fugas de energía y dinero? Según dice el dicho “salud, dinero y amor” es tod... See more »
October 24, 2017Sling Blog

4 Reasons Why You Should Watch ‘At Home with Amy Sedaris’

In a world where TV has become dark, crude, and sometimes just too hard to watch (even though I love ... See more »

Sling TV Press Releases

June 28, 2018GlobalNewswire

Stingray Karaoke Will Launch on Sling TV in the US in Time for Independence Day Festivities

MONTREAL, June 28, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Stingray (TSX:RAY.A) (TSX:RAY.B.), a leading business-to-... See more »
December 7, 2017ForImmediateRelease

CuriosityStream Strengthens Distribution Lineup with Launch on Sling TV

Travel & Tourism Industry release: Starting today, subscribers of "Sling Orange," "Sling Blue," and S... See more »
August 15, 2017StreetInsider

Sling TV Introduces In-Browser Viewing on Google Chrome, Now in Beta

Sling TV today launched an in-browser player on Google Chrome, the most popular web browser. Availabl... See more »
April 15, 2017Blackbird

Dish's Sling TV Economics Don't Add Up

If it wasn't for Sling TV, Dish Network (NASDAQ: DISH) would be bleeding subscribers. Instead, the st... See more »
October 25, 2016Marketwired

Parks Associates Announces 2016 Update to Top 10 U.S. Subscription OTT Video Services

Majority of OTT video consumption now on Internet-connected TV... See more »
October 19, 2016Business Wire

Sling TV Launches Leading Family Entertainment Networks, Hallmark Channel and Hallmark Movies & Mysteries

ENGLEWOOD, Colo.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--#SlingTV--Bolstering its family entertainment programming, Sling T... See more »
July 11, 2016Lightning Releases

Sling International to sponsor Chinese Language Films in Alhambra as part of "Movie Picnic Night"

July 12th, 2016 (Los Angeles, California) Fresh Blue Entertainment announced that it will hold its de... See more »

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Sling TV Headquarters

9601 South Meridian Blvd.

Englewood, Colorado80112

650-293-8000

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Sling TV Summary

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Overview

Sling is a provider of video placeshifting products and services. Sling TV was founded in 2015. Sling TV's headquarters is located in Englewood, Colorado, USA 80112. It has raised 57.1M in 2 rounds. The latest round was in Jan 2006. Some of Sling TV's...

CEO

Sling TV's President, Michael Schwimmer, currently has an approval rating of 71%. Sling TV's primary competitors are fuboTV, KlowdTV & CableClix.

Website

sling.com

Frequently Asked Questions about Sling TV

  1. When was Sling TV founded?

    Sling TV was founded in 2015
  2. Who is Sling TV's CEO?

    Sling TV's CEO is Michael Schwimmer
  3. How much revenue does Sling TV generate?

    Sling TV generates $50M in revenue
  4. How much funding does Sling TV have?

    Sling TV has historically raised $57.1M in funding
  1. Where is Sling TV's headquarters?

    Sling TV's headquarters is in Englewood Colorado, USA
  2. How many employees does Sling TV have?

    Sling TV has 1,153 employees
  3. What sector does Sling TV operate in?

    Sling TV is in Application Software, Video Streaming
  4. Who are Sling TV's competitors?

    Sling TV's top competitors are fuboTV, KlowdTV, CableClix