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TechTV  Acquired by Comcast (2004 $ 205,000,000)

650 Townsend Street
San Francisco, CA 94103
Website Company Summary Management Team

General Management: Kevin Rose (10/31/2001)
Sales/Marketing: Gaynor Strachan Chun

Outside board: (May no longer be on the board) Paul G. Allen (Vulcan Capital)

Business description: TechTV is the cable network that showcases the smart, edgy, and unexpected side of technology. By telling stories through the prism of technology, TechTV intrigues viewers with everything from help and information to cutting-edge documentaries to outrageous late-night fun. TechTV viewers are highly interactive and passionate about engaging in the television experience, while logs a monthly average of 1.5 million unique visitors. Owned by Vulcan Inc., TechTV is currently available in nearly 40 million homes in the United States and distributes content to more than 70 countries. Our website expands on our television shows' content. We take the issues and interests found on the shows and add information and resources. If your interest is sparked by something you see on television, you can satisfy that curiosity on the website. To that end, we offer in-depth stories, video features, and links to other resources on our site. You can start at our homepage, where we highlight the best of the day's content. Or you can go directly to the pages for each television show.

Ownership: Acquired by Comcast (2004 $ 205,000,000)
VCs include: Vulcan Capital

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Sector: Communications
Year Founded: 2000
Ownership: Acquired by Comcast (2004 $ 205,000,000)