What’s the relationship with Golf Channel and NBCUniversal?
Golf Channel is a multimedia, golf entertainment and services company based in Orlando, Florida. GolfNow is part of Golf Channel’s inventive online platform, a combination of web sites designed to be the ultimate one-stop personal golf concierge service to help the recreational player enjoy every aspect of golf from getting the most up-to-the-minute golf news from around the world, to help with how to play, where to play and what to play.
Golf Channel, co-founded by Arnold Palmer, is a subsidiary of NBCUniversal and is available in more than 120 million homes worldwide through cable, satellite and wireless companies. Exclusive partnerships with the world’s top tours allow Golf Channel to feature more live golf coverage than all other TV networks combined, added to a programming schedule distinguished by golf’s best news, instruction and original programming. GolfNow and Golf Channel are part of NBCUniversal.
Who is NBCUniversal?
NBCUniversal is one of the world’s leading media and entertainment companies in the development, production, and marketing of entertainment, news, and information to a global audience. NBCUniversal owns and operates a valuable portfolio of news and entertainment television networks, a premier motion picture company, significant television production operations, a leading television stations group, and world-renowned theme parks. Comcast Corporation owns a controlling 51% interest in NBCUniversal, with GE holding a 49% stake.
Who is Comcast Corporation?
Comcast Corporation (Nasdaq: CMCSA, CMCSK) (www.comcast.com) is one of the leading providers of entertainment, information and communications products and services in the United States. Comcast is principally involved in the operation of cable systems through Comcast Cable and in the development, production and distribution of entertainment, news, sports and other content for global audiences through NBCUniversal. Comcast Cable is one of the largest video, high-speed Internet and phone providers to residential and business customers in the United States. Comcast is the majority owner and manager of NBCUniversal, which owns and operates entertainment and news cable networks, the NBC and Telemundo broadcast networks, local television station groups, television production operations, a major motion picture company and theme parks.