October 26, 2014 3:07 AM ET


Company Overview of Current Media, Inc.

Company Overview

Current Media, Inc. owns and operates television news broadcast and online news channels. It operates a peer-to-peer news and information network; Current TV, a cable and satellite television network; Current.com, an Internet site for viewer influenced and created content; and Current News, an open participatory newscast on the Web. The company’s programming ranges from trends in technology, fashion, music, environment, finance, and politics. In addition, it offers viewer created content, viewer created ad messages, and podcasts. The company serves households in the United States, the United Kingdom, Italy, and Ireland through distribution partners. Current Media, Inc. was founded in 2002 an...

118 King Street

San Francisco, CA 94107

United States

Founded in 2002

401 Employees





Key Executives for Current Media, Inc.

Age: 63
Co-Founder and Chairman
Age: 66
Chief Financial Officer and Principal Accounting Officer
Age: 44
Senior Vice President of Marketing
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

Current Media, Inc. Key Developments

SocialGood.TV Plans To Acquire Current Media

SocialGood.TV is planning to acquire Current Media, LLC move its headquarters to Austin. SocialGood.TV told the Austin American-Statesman that it might acquire Current and shift its left leaning programming to more middle of the road shows. Stephen Vogelpohl, Chief Executive Officer of SocialGood and other unnamed stakeholders will meet in December 2012 to discuss the terms of the potential acquisition.

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