Byron Allen
Entertainment Studios

In 1993, comedian, producer, media mogul, and philanthropist Byron Allen founded his Los Angeles-based global media company, Entertainment Studios. The company has additional offices in New York, Chicago, Atlanta, and Raleigh. Allen now owns one of the largest cable network portfolios in the industry, featuring ten, 24-hour HD television networks (THE WEATHER CHANNEL,¬†COMEDY.TV,¬†CARS.TV,¬†ES.TV,¬†JUSTICECENTRAL.TV,¬†MYDESTINATION.TV,¬†PETS.TV,¬†RECIPE.TV, LOCAL NOW,¬†and¬†THE WEATHER CHANNEL EN ESPA√ĎOL).¬† The company continues to produce and distributing Emmy Award-winning and nominated shows, while also selling advertising for 43 broadcast and cable television programs. Entertainment Studios¬†has one of the largest libraries of family and advertiser-friendly lifestyle content in the world.