Company Overview

Inspired by a rich heritage, Comcast has the experience, creativity and leadership to shape the future of media and technology.

Comcast brings together the best in media and technology. We drive innovation to create the world’s best entertainment and online experiences.

Comcast Corporation (NASDAQ: CMCSA) is a global media and technology company with two primary businesses, Comcast Cable and NBCUniversal. Comcast Cable is one of the nation's largest video, high-speed Internet and phone providers to residential customers under the XFINITY brand and also provides these services to businesses. NBCUniversal operates news, entertainment and sports cable networks, the NBC and Telemundo broadcast networks, television production operations, television station groups, Universal Pictures and Universal Parks and Resorts.

Comcast Cable

Comcast Cable is one of the nation's largest video, high-speed Internet and phone providers to residential customers under the XFINITY brand and also provides these services to businesses. Comcast has invested in technology to build a sophisticated network that delivers the fastest broadband speeds, and brings customers personalized video, communications and home management offerings.


Comcast Labs is our cross-functional innovation and development team that identifies and creates the products of the future. Comcast Labs’ engineers and developers leverage internal resources and work with vendors to develop technologies and applications that ultimately become new products and services. Comcast Labs has already developed some of the industry’s most important innovations, including the talking guide and voice remote; next-generation 3D; next-generation guides; an RF remote and the XFINITY remote for the iPad, iPhone, Android and Blackberry; DTAs; PowerBoost™; and many more.



XFINITY TV brings customers more of the content they love, wherever they are, on any device. The X1 is an interactive TV experience that provides customers with instant access to all of their entertainment. Leveraging Internet Protocol (IP) technology and Comcast’s cloud-enabled servers and network, the X1 enables customers to get integrated search, personalized recommendations and apps on TV. The X1, which is available across 100 percent of Comcast’s markets, has set an industry standard for home entertainment, one that transcends traditional TV to deliver an immersive and personalized entertainment experience across all devices. Customers with the X1 DVR with cloud technology and live in-home streaming have more flexibility to watch their recordings anytime, anywhere via the Xfinity TV app. X1 DVR with cloud technology is currently available across our footprint. Xfinity On Demand offers approximately 85,000 choices of hit movies and current season TV shows – most of which are available for free as part of customer’s subscription. The Xfinity TV app makes cloud DVR and live-in home streaming on mobile devices possible. The X1 Voice Remote enables Xfinity TV customers to use their voice to search for networks, shows and movies, set DVR recordings, change the channel, get recommendations, navigate Xfinity On Demand and more.



Comcast has changed the Internet experience for millions of customers by providing the nation’s fastest, most reliable Internet and in-home Wi-Fi speeds, in addition to online security for no extra cost. Comcast continues to deliver the fastest speeds to the most homes in the country so our customers can have a terrific online experience. In 2015 we rolled out one of the nation’s fastest Internet speed tiers, Gigabit Pro, offering symmetrical 2 Gbps speeds. The company has increased its Internet speeds for customers 16 times in the last 14 years. In February 2016, we announced plans to introduce the world’s first DOCSIS 3.1-powered gigabit Internet service to residential and business customers.

Comcast is creating a Wi-Fi network that meets todays needs and stays ahead of tomorrow’s consumer demands. It is the fastest Wi-Fi network in North America and one of the largest in the world, and the foundation our customers need to power their Internet-connected devices and experiences, in and out of the home. Most Xfinity Internet customers can access more than 14 million outdoor and indoor Wi-Fi hotspots nationwide at no additional cost. The Xfinity WiFi App makes it easy to locate the hotspots. We deliver the fastest in-home Wi-Fi with the Xfinity Wireless Gateway, an all-in-one device that gives customers reliably fast speeds with the most coverage in their home so everyone can get online and do more on their devices all at the same time.


Internet Essentials

Internet Essentials is the nation’s largest and most comprehensive broadband adoption program. Since August 2011, the program has connected 2.4 million low-income Americans, or more than 600,000 families, to the power of the Internet at home. The program provides low-cost broadband service for $9.95 a month to qualified families. In 2015 and 2016, we announced three new pilot programs that expanded eligibility of Internet Essentials to new populations.



Comcast is reimaging how people communicate with Xfinity Voice. Xfinity Voice is an innovative and reliable IP-enabled home phone service that delivers digital-quality phone service with all of the functions of traditional phone service, plus enhanced features that are integrated with other Comcast services. Xfinity Voice offers unlimited direct-dial local and domestic long-distance calling, web access to voicemail, E911 service, and 12 popular calling features plus enhanced voicemail and readable voicemail sent right to customers’ email accounts. Customers also enjoy unlimited nationwide talk and text—even from their mobile devices—so they can save by avoiding use of their wireless minutes or texting plans. Customers can simply use the free Xfinity Connect app on their mobile device and skip using their wireless text plan.



Xfinity Home is the next-generation home security, automation, and energy management solution from Comcast. This total home security service includes 24/7 professional monitoring, as well as battery and cellular backup. Key capabilities include: remote arming and disarming, real-time text and email alerts, 24/7 video recording, live video monitoring, lighting and thermostat control, and smoke and water leak detection. Through the Works With Xfinity Home curated partner program, Xfinity Home seamlessly integrates best-in-class smart home devices into its platform. Whether at home or on the go customers can manage and stay connected to their homes via the mobile app, online portal, in-home Touchscreen Controller, or on their TV with the Xfinity X1 platform to ensure peace of mind. For more information, go to


Customer Experience

Technology and innovation have always been at the heart of what we do. We’ve reimagined the entertainment you love and we’re committed to doing the same for your entire experience. Our commitment to every customer is to respect their time, simplify their experience and make it right if we ever fall short. Because we should fit into their lives. Not the other way around. Comcast is working hard to create the best customer service and customer experience. We are on a mission to reinvent how we interact with our customers and deliver an exceptional experience in every way. We are focused on respecting our customers’ time, making our customers’ experience with us simpler and easier, fixing things right the first time and making it right if we fall short. Our goal is simple. We want every customer to have an exceptional experience with us – from the moment they order a new service, to installation, to the way we communicate with them, to how we respond to issues. In 2015, Comcast made a multi-year commitment to create more than 5,500 new customer service jobs.


Comcast Business

Comcast Business offers Ethernet, Internet, Wi-Fi, Voice, TV and Managed Enterprise Solutions to help organizations of all sizes transform their business. Powered by a next-generation, advanced network, and backed by 24/7 technical support, Comcast Business is one of the largest contributors to the growth of Comcast Cable. Comcast Business is the nation’s largest cable provider to small and mid-size businesses and has emerged as a force in the Enterprise market; recognized over the last two years by leading industry associations as one of the fastest growing providers of Ethernet services.



Together, Comcast and NBCUniversal are the nation’s largest video advertiser. The advertising sales division of Comcast Cable, Comcast Spotlight, helps local, regional and national advertisers reach fragmented audiences by creating custom, multiscreen marketing solutions. Spotlight delivers effective, targeted campaigns by going beyond traditional advertising and utilizing demographically focused cable networks, interactive television advertising, geographically focused online advertising and On Demand marketing. Our dynamic ad insertion allows for advertisements to be easily changed at any time in On Demand programs, giving advertisers greater flexibility to ensure their ads remain timely and relevant.


Comcast Foundation

By concentrating investment in the areas of digital literacy, community service and building tomorrow’s leaders, the Comcast Foundation strives to empower communities nationwide. Since 1999, the Comcast Foundation has contributed more than $176 million to help strengthen the communities we serve. The Foundation invests in programs and nonprofits that address our priorities: expanding digital literacy, promoting community service and building tomorrow’s leaders.



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, world-renowned theme parks, and a suite of leading Internet-based businesses. NBCUniversal is owned by Comcast Corporation.

NBCUniversal Cable Networks

Our Cable Networks segment operates a diversified portfolio of 15 national cable networks, 15 regional sports and news networks, more than 60 international channels, and digital media properties consisting primarily of brand-aligned and other websites, including Fandango and iVillage.

Bravo Media presents inventive original programming that taps into the network’s “passion groups” of food, fashion, beauty, design and pop culture. Delivering breakout stars and ratings juggernauts to the most upscale and educated audience in cable, the network earned its sixth consecutive record-breaking year in 2011 in ratings and financial performance.  

Bravo’s critically acclaimed series include the Emmy Award-winning Top Chef, Emmy-nominated Inside the Actors Studio and ever-popular Real Housewives franchise. Creating a more immersive experience for viewers beyond the television screen, the network continues to drive the conversation through popular digital offerings such as Bravo Now, @BravoTV and Bravo Talk Bubble.  

Available in more than 95 million homes, Bravo has been an NBCUniversal cable network since December 2002 and was the first television service dedicated to film and the performing arts when it launched in December 1980.

Chiller is the only cable channel devoted to delivering viewers round-the-clock scares. Chiller’s eclectic slate of adrenaline-fueled, soul-stirring entertainment includes a broad offering of films, including feature-length premieres every Friday, international programming (Afterlife, Apparitions), documentary and reality shows (Fear Factor), anthology series (Masters of Horror) and some of the most thought-provoking and suspenseful series ever on television (The X-Files, Tales from the Darkside, Twin Peaks, Millennium). Chiller. Scary Good.

Cloo is the destination for crime and mystery. We’re obsessed, addicted and passionate about these genres, but we don’t take ourselves too seriously. The network boasts the best catalogue of crime and mystery programming, from original series and contemporary scripted dramas to iconic programs and the genre’s best movies. 

E! is television’s top destination for all things entertainment and pop culture. E! is available to 98 million cable and satellite subscribers in the United States. E! content is accessible on all new media platforms anytime and anywhere from online (E! Online recently re-launched with unique features and functionality) to broadband video, wireless, radio and video on demand. Overall, E! delivers more original programming than any other network, seven days a week, 365 days a year. Popular programming includes E! core franchises E! News, The Soup and Fashion Police . Additionally, E!’s Live from the Red Carpet signature events keep fans connected to their favorite stars on Hollywood’s biggest nights.   

Esquire Network is a lifestyle and entertainment network featuring programming that speaks to classic and contemporary passions and interests, from fashion and style to food and drink, travel and women and relationships. Building on Esquire’s 80 years of unparalleled insight into what makes men tick, the network debuted in 2013 in 75 million homes nationwide, as well as online, mobile, On Demand, Esquire TV Now (TVE) and other platforms. Esquire Network is a strategic partnership between NBCUniversal and Hearst Magazines.   

Golf Channel is a multimedia golf entertainment and services company based in Orlando, FL. The Golf Channel cable network, co-founded by Arnold Palmer, 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 networks combined, added to a programming schedule distinguished by golf’s best news, instruction and original programming. Golf Channel’s digital platform of businesses is led by, a leading golf destination on the Internet, delivering unmatched coverage of the world of golf, as well as other services that help the recreational player with how to play, what to play and where to play golf.

MSNBC is the premier destination for in-depth analysis of daily headlines, insightful political commentary and informed perspectives. Reaching more than 95 million households worldwide, MSNBC offers a full schedule of live news coverage, political opinions and award-winning documentary programming — 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. 

NBC Universo On Sun., Feb. 1, 2015, NBC Universo launched as the home to the exclusive Spanish-language broadcast of Super Bowl XLIX, and the network's transition from mun2 to NBC Universo became a reality. While the new brand debuted in conjunction with one of the biggest events in the world, it was just the first of many big moments that will make Latino viewers say “Wow.”

NBC Sports Network is the 24/7 cable platform for NBC Sports’ rich heritage of unmatched storytelling, best-in-class production and the use of broad promotion to make big events bigger. Now in more than 79 million homes, NBC Sports Network serves sports fans by airing coverage of the Olympic Games and Trials as well as the National Hockey League (NHL), NASCAR, Major League Soccer (MLS), IZOD Indy Car Series, Boxing, Tour de France, major college football and basketball, horse racing surrounding the Triple Crown, among other events. The network’s original programming, such as Costas Tonight, NFL Turning Point and NBC Sports Talk, exemplifies NBC Sports’ ability to tell stories and provide meaningful, relevant content. The network is also home to the best outdoor programming on television. NBC Sports Network, which prides itself on serving sports fans across multiple platforms, is distributed via cable, satellite and telecommunications operators throughout the United States.

Oxygen Media is a multiplatform entertainment brand that delivers relevant and engaging content to young women who like to “live out loud.” Through a vast array of unconventional and original content, the growing cable network is the premier destination to find unique and groundbreaking unscripted programming. A social media trendsetter, Oxygen is a leading force in engaging modern young women, wherever they are, with popular, award-winning features online including, the real-time social viewing party that is also available as an app for the iPhone and iPad.

Available in more than 50 million homes, Sprout is the first 24-hour preschool destination available on TV, on demand and online for children ages 2-5 and their parents and caregivers. The channel, which launched in September 2005 along with its website (, is the only channel that follows the day of a preschooler from breakfast to bedtime with its distinctive, interactive programming and original hosted blocks. Sprout’s video on demand offering is the No. 1 on demand service for younger children, with more than 1 billion views. Sprout is a partnership among NBCUniversal, PBS, Sesame Workshop and Apax Funds. Its program lineup of gold-standard, curriculum-based preschool shows include Sesame Street, Bob the Builder, Barney & Friends, The Wiggles, Caillou, Pajanimals, Thomas & Friends, LazyTown and more.

Syfy is a media destination for imagination-based entertainment. With year-round acclaimed original series, events, blockbuster movies, classic science fiction and fantasy programming, a dynamic website ( and a portfolio of adjacent businesses (Syfy Ventures), Syfy is a passport to limitless possibilities. Currently in more than 98 million homes, Syfy was launched in 1992 as SCI FI Channel. Syfy. Imagine greater. 

Universal Cable Productions creates innovative and critically acclaimed original scripted and digital content across multiple media platforms and outlets for domestic and international distribution. Universal HD offers the best of NBCUniversal in 100 percent 1080i HD, 24/7. Programming includes premier sporting events, unedited and uninterrupted films, and award-winning series. Universal HD is available in 55 million homes.

Universal Sports, a partnership between NBC Sports and InterMedia Partners, LP, is the premier multiplatform media destination for Olympic-related sports programming in the United States. Offering more than 1,200 hours of original programming each year, Universal Sports has exclusive rights to world and national championship events in a wide array of sports, including swimming, track and field, gymnastics, volleyball, skiing, figure skating and rugby. Whether on television, online or on the go with mobile and tablet applications, Universal Sports offers a four-screen experience to fans of global sports every day of the year.

The No. 1 network in all of basic cable, USA Network is seen in 115 million U.S. homes. USA is a leader in scripted programming with a powerful stable of originals, including current and past favorites Suits, Necessary Roughness, White Collar, Royal Pains, Burn Notice, Psych, Covert Affairs, Common Law, Fairly Legal and the recent limited event series Political Animals. The network offers 52 weeks of spectacular live television with WWE Monday Night Raw and is home to the best in blockbuster theatrical films, a broad portfolio of acquired series and entertainment events. A trailblazer in digital innovation and storytelling, USA is defining, driving and setting the industry standard for social TV. Characters Welcome.

The Weather Channel Companies (TWCC) are made up of The Weather Channel television network, TWC digital properties, Weather Underground, and WSI and Weather Central, its professional division. TWC is based in Atlanta and is seen in more than 100 million U.S. households. TWCC operates Weatherscan, a 24-hour all-local weather network, and The Weather Channel Radio Network. The most popular source of weather news and information, TWCC properties reach 60 million monthly Web consumers ( and desktop) and 30 million monthly mobile users (mobile Web and applications), and TWCC offers the second most popular mobile app on all smartphones. TWCC is owned by a consortium made up of NBCUniversal and the private equity firms The Blackstone Group and Bain Capital.

Fandango, the nation’s leading moviegoer destination, sells tickets to nearly 20,000 screens across the country. Fandango entertains and informs consumers with reviews, commentary, celebrity interviews and trailers, and offers the ability to quickly select a film, plan where and when to see it and conveniently buy tickets in advance. At many theaters, fans can print their tickets at home or receive them as a paperless mobile ticket on their smartphones. Fandango’s top-ranking movie ticketing apps, with 26 million downloads, are available on the iPhone and iPad, Android, BlackBerry, Windows Phone 7 and many other platforms. Fandango is enjoyed by more than 41 million online and mobile visitors per month.

Hulu is an online TV service with a mission to help people find and enjoy the world’s premium content when, where and how they want it. As we pursue this mission, we aspire to create a service that users, advertisers and content owners unabashedly love. Hulu was founded in 2007 and is operated by an independent team. NBCUniversal, News Corporation, The Walt Disney Company, Providence Equity Partners and the Hulu team share in the ownership of the company. 

iVillage is the largest content-driven community for women online. Every day, women come to iVillage to connect, share advice, find life tools and engage in conversations that matter most to them in the areas of pregnancy, parenting, health, food, entertainment, beauty and style. Additional businesses and brand extensions within iVillage include iVillage UK,, and


NBCUniversal Broadcast Television

Our Broadcast Television segment operates the NBC and Telemundo broadcast networks, which together serve audiences and advertisers in all 50 states, including the largest U.S. metropolitan areas. Our Broadcast Television segment also includes our owned and operated NBC and Telemundo local television stations, our broadcast television production operations, and our related digital media properties.

NBC Entertainment develops and schedules programming for the network’s primetime, late-night and daytime schedules. NBC’s quality programs and balanced lineup have earned the network critical acclaim, numerous awards and ratings success. The network has earned more Emmy Awards than any network in television history.  

NBC’s roster of popular scripted series includes critically acclaimed comedies like Parks and Recreation. Dramas on NBC include The Blacklist, Parenthood and Chicago Fire. Unscripted series include The Voice, American Ninja Warrior and the summer hit America’s Got Talent. NBC’s late-night story is highlighted by The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon, Late Night with Seth Meyers, Last Call with Carson Daly and Saturday Night Live. NBC Daytime’s Days of Our Lives consistently finishes among daytime’s top programs in the valuable women ages 18-34 category.

NBC News is a leading source of global news and information operating for 80 years. Every week, NBC News provides more than 30 hours of television news programming, including the top-rated NBC Nightly News, Today and Meet the Press programs. NBC is the only broadcast news division with an affiliated cable channel, MSNBC, which provides 24-hour-a-day coverage of news events around the globe. The continuously growing online presence of NBC News, NBC News Digital, includes,,,,,,, and

In addition to its leading news programs and wide range of digital platforms, the network’s portfolio includes
NBC News Radio, a network of more than 750 affiliates nationwide; Peacock Productions, an award-winning in house production company; NBC Learn, the network’s educational arm; NBCUniversal Archives, a sales website leveraging NBC News’ archival content; and NBC Publishing, a digital publishing group.

NBC Sports is synonymous with superior production that elevates the event, broad promotion and mutually beneficial partnerships. Known as America’s Olympic Network, NBC has broadcast 17 Olympic Games, more than any other network. Its ability to amass large audiences with broad promotion, particularly for the Olympics, has resulted in NBC Sports broadcasting 11 of the top 12 most-watched events in U.S. television history.  

NBC Sports partners with numerous leagues and governing bodies to broadcast some of the most prestigious properties in sports, including Sunday Night Football on NBC, Notre Dame football, the Kentucky Derby and Preakness Stakes, NASCAR and Formula 1, the Premier League, the U.S. Open Championship and the Ryder Cup, the NHL Winter Classic and NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs and Final, and the French Open.

NBC Owned Television Stations is the division of NBCUniversal that includes 28 NBC and Telemundo local television stations, a regional cable news channel and their associated websites and digital platforms, as well as a group of out-of-home properties, a production company, an in-house marketing and promotions company and COZI TV ( The local stations, which can be viewed in 36 percent of U.S. homes and Puerto Rico, produce and deliver compelling and unique local news, information and entertainment programming to viewers in the communities they serve, with a goal of connecting to their English and Spanish-speaking audiences anytime and anywhere.

NBC 4 New York / WNBC
NBC4 Southern California / KNBC
NBC 5 Chicago / WMAQ
NBC10 Philadelphia / WCAU
NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth / KXAS
NBC Bay Area / KNTV
NBC4 Washington / WRC
NBC 6 South Florida / WTVJ
NBC 7 San Diego / KNSD
NBC Connecticut / WVIT

New England Cable News (NECN) is the largest 24-hour regional news network in the country, specializing in long-form journalism and serving more than 3.6 million subscribers in more than 1,050 cities and towns in all six New England states. It is also part of the NBC Owned Television Station group. 

NBCUniversal Owned Television Stations is the division of NBCUniversal that includes 28 NBC and Telemundo local television stations, a regional cable news channel and their associated websites and digital platforms, as well as a group of out-of-home properties, a production company, an in-house marketing and promotions company and COZI TV ( The local stations, which can be viewed in 36 percent of U.S. homes and Puerto Rico, produce and deliver compelling and unique local news, information and entertainment programming to viewers in the communities they serve, with a goal of connecting to their English and Spanish-speaking audiences anytime and anywhere.

Telemundo is a Spanish-language broadcast network that leads the industry in the production and distribution of high-quality Spanish-language content across its multiplatform portfolio for U.S. Hispanics and audiences around the world. Telemundo reaches 94 percent of U.S. Hispanic viewers in 210 markets through its 16 owned stations, 47 broadcast affiliates and more than 1,000 cable affiliates. Telemundo also owns independent Spanish-language television station WKAQ in Puerto Rico.

Telemundo Owned Stations:
KVEA (Los Angeles)
WNJU (New York)
WSCV (Miami)      
KTMD (Houston)
WSNS (Chicago)
KXTX (Dallas/Fort Worth)
KVDA (San Antonio)

KTAZ (Phoenix)
KSTS (San Francisco/San Jose)
KNSO (Fresno)
KDEN (Denver)
KBLR (Las Vegas)
KHRR (Tuscon)
WNEU (Boston/Merrimack)
WWSI (Philadelphia)
KTLM (Harlingen)
WKAQ (Puerto Rico)

Universal Television produces some of television’s most critically acclaimed and successful programs for broadcast networks and online outlets in a variety of dayparts and genres. Its current roster features critical favorites like Parks and Recreation, as well as dramas Parenthood and Grimm, among others. Additionally, the studio, along with Wolf Films, produces Law & Order: Special Victims Unit, which is part of the most successful drama series brand in television history. Many of these series have been honored with prestigious Emmy, Golden Globe, Peabody, SAG, AFI and Humanitas Awards.

Late-night programs include NBC’s successful The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon, Late Night with Seth Meyers, Saturday Night Live and Last Call with Carson Daly.


NBCUniversal Integrated Media

NBCUniversal Integrated Media (IM) works across the company’s vast portfolio of on-air and online properties to develop custom, innovative content and marketing solutions for our clients. As a leading strategic and creative partner to marketers, IM taps its unparalleled consumer insights to forge powerful brand connections with highly targeted audience segments on a broad scale. The group also spearheads several cross-company initiatives, including Women at NBCU, Green Is Universal, Hispanics at NBCU and Healthy at NBCU, which enable brands to more deeply engage with key consumer groups and integrate messages around important issues, such as health and the environment.


Filmed Entertainment

Filmed Entertainment consists of the operations of Universal Pictures, which produces, acquires, markets and distributes filmed entertainment worldwide in various media formats for theatrical, home entertainment, television and other distribution platforms. The segment also develops, produces and licenses stage plays and has content that consists of theatrical films, direct-to-video titles and a film library comprised of approximately 4,500 titles.

Universal Pictures creates and distributes theatrical and non-theatrical filmed entertainment for a growing global marketplace. Universal’s theatrical slate includes films developed internally, along with co-productions, acquisitions and films developed by outside partners and distributed by the studio.

Universal Pictures also produces, acquires and distributes direct-to-DVD titles, classic titles from the Universal library, consumer products and specialty motion pictures under Focus Features. Through its international production group, the studio partners with leading international film companies to make and acquire films for wide commercial release or distribution in specific countries. Universal’s content is released across traditional and digital distribution channels, including theatrical exhibition, physical and electronic home entertainment, pay and free television, and subscription video on demand services.

For almost a century, Universal has been known for its diverse slate of films. These include classics such as Jaws, E.T.: The Extra-Terrestrial, the Jurassic Park series and Mamma Mia!; high-concept comedies like Bruce Almighty, The 40-Year-Old Virgin and Knocked Up and Les Miserables; and homegrown franchises such as Back to the Future, Meet the Parents, Fast and Furious and the Bourne series. In addition to filmed entertainment, Universal produces live stage productions, including the cultural phenomenon Wicked and the 10-time Tony Award-winning Billy Elliot The Musical.

Focus Features and Focus Features International comprise a singular global company. This worldwide studio makes original and daring films that challenge the mainstream to embrace and enjoy voices and visions from around the world and that deliver global commercial success. The company operates as Focus Features in North America and as Focus Features International (FFI) in the rest of the world and celebrated its 10th anniversary in 2012. The company’s popular and acclaimed movies have included Brokeback Mountain, Lost in Translation, Milk, Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind, Moonrise Kingdom and Dallas Buyers Club.

Universal Studios Home Entertainment (USHE) markets and distributes NBCUniversal’s contemporary and classic theatrical and television product, spanning properties from the company’s Universal Pictures, Focus Features and NBCUniversal Media Studios, as well as DVD original titles from Universal 1440 Entertainment and select third-party productions, including entertainment from Open Road Films and Mattel. The company is also leading the way in exploring innovative technologies and in developing and adapting dynamic new initiatives for the burgeoning home entertainment market, including the adoption of UltraViolet, which allows consumers to instantly stream and download movies and TV shows they own from a cloud-based ecosystem.

USHE’s vast catalog includes more than 4,000 feature films and thousands of television episodes, making it one of the largest and most celebrated in the industry. Among its most-prized properties are the film franchises the Bourne series, Despicable Me, The Fast and The Furious, The Mummy, The Hulk, American Pie, Bring It On, Jurassic Park, Curious George and the legendary monster movies.

Universal Pictures markets and distributes films internationally through Universal Pictures International (UPI), which officially began doing business on January 1, 2007. In the United Kingdom, Spain, Italy, Germany, Austria, German-speaking Switzerland, Benelux, France, Russia, Australia, Mexico and India, UPI directly markets and distributes movies through our local offices, creating campaigns and release strategies that respond to the culture and market behavior of those territories. In other parts of the world, Universal distributes through Paramount’s local offices as it transitions out of the formerly shared UPI model. In some smaller territories we continue to work through UPI on theatrical distribution.
In 2016, NBCUniversal announced the acquisition of DreamWorks Animation. One of the world's most admired family brands, DreamWorks Animation creates animated feature films, television series and specials, live entertainment and related consumer products. The studio is part of Universal Filmed Entertainment Group, which includes Universal Pictures, Fandango, and NBCUniversal Brand Development.


Parks & Resorts

Universal Parks & Resorts has created some of the world’s most popular entertainment vacation destinations. Each year, millions of guests visit Universal’s theme parks in Florida, California, Singapore and Japan to experience thrilling, world-famous attractions that combine the world’s most beloved stories and characters from film and television with innovative ride and show technology. NBCUniversal wholly owns Universal Studios Hollywood and Universal Orlando Resort, and has license and operating agreements with Universal Studios Japan and Universal Studios Singapore.

Universal Studios Hollywood is “The Entertainment Capital of L.A.” and a movie- and television-based theme park offering guests the authenticity of a working movie studio. The theme park features such groundbreaking rides and attractions as "Transformers: The Ride 3-D," "King Kong: 360 3D" created by Peter Jackson, "Revenge of the Mummy — The Ride," "Jurassic Park — The Ride," "The Simpsons Ride" and "Shrek 4-D." Universal Studios’ signature attraction is the renowned, behind-the-scenes Studio Tour, providing guests access to one of the industry’s largest movie and television production facilities. Adjacent to the world-famous theme park is Universal CityWalk, an open-air leisure and nightlife complex providing an array of “always unexpected” entertainment options.

Universal Orlando Resort is home to some of the world’s most innovative theme park attractions — all of which are based on pop culture’s most compelling films, stories and characters. It is the only Orlando destination where guests are not just entertained but where they become part of the most exhilarating entertainment ever created. Guests can experience two theme parks — Universal Studios Florida and Universal’s Islands of Adventure; three magnificently themed on-site hotels — Loews Portofino Bay Hotel, Hard Rock Hotel and Loews Royal Pacific Resort; and a 30-acre nighttime entertainment complex called Universal CityWalk, featuring clubs, shops, dining, a 24-theater cineplex and a permanent Blue Man Group show. Located within Universal’s Islands of Adventure is “The Wizarding World of Harry Potter,” a spectacularly themed area where the stories of Harry Potter come to life. Recently opened at Universal Studios Florida is “Despicable Me Minion Mayhem,” an attraction that brings the fun and heartwarming story of the popular Universal film Despicable Me to life.


Comcast Spectacor

Comcast Spectacor is a leader in the sports management industry, providing high quality sports and entertainment to millions of fans around the world. The company operates in 48 of the 50 United States.

Philadelphia Flyers

The Philadelphia Flyers are one of the premier franchises in the National Hockey League. The Flyers have built a legacy of great achievement, highlighted by two Stanley Cup victories and numerous appearances in the Stanley Cup Finals. The organization’s commitment to the fans and to the community, and its zest for entertaining and winning hockey, has made the Flyers a winning team on and off of the ice. The spirit and memory of Stanley Cup victories in 1974 and 1975 are kept alive and vivid through activities of the Flyers Alumni. In 1976, the Flyers administration, players and wives created and presented a fan-centered, charitable fundraising event, The Flyers Wives Fight for Lives Carnival, which has become the model for all sports fundraisers throughout North America.


Wells Fargo Center

One of the world’s busiest arenas, the 20,000-seat Wells Fargo Center is home to the Philadelphia 76ers of the National Basketball Association, the Philadelphia Flyers of the National Hockey League, the Philadelphia Wings of the National Lacrosse League and the Philadelphia Soul of the Arena Football League. Since opening its doors for the first time on August 31, 1996, the Wells Fargo Center has hosted a variety of nationally followed events, from figure skating championships to the Stanley Cup Final, from NBA All-Star games to political conventions. Every guest in this state-of-the-art arena enjoys the best in sports, music and entertainment. Comcast-Spectacor recently installed free XFINITY WiFi at Wells Fargo Center that will now be a platform for enhanced communication and in-game interaction for fans, media and businesses that operate within the arena.



Spectra’s Venue Management division is the industry leader across a full range of services that impact the bottom-line success of public assembly venues, including marketing and sales, corporate partnerships, event booking, ticket services and box office management, customer service, operations and engineering and finance and administration.

Spectra's Food Services & Hospitality division delivers the industry’s mostinnovative and profitable solutions through its Everything Fresh™ philosophy at sports arenas, stadiums, casinos, convention centers, cultural attractions,fairgrounds and other specialty venues. Spectra Food Services & Hospitality serves over 250,000 events and 40 million guests each year.

Spectra's Ticketing & Fan Engagement division is a leader in ticketing, fundraising, marketing, and analytics solutions with over 35 years of Spectra Ticketing and Fan Engagement enables college athletic programs, arenas, professional sports, and performing arts clients to sell more than 120 million tickets per year.


XFINITY Live! Philadelphia

XFINITY Live! Philadelphia is the new dining and entertainment district centered in the heart of the South Philadelphia Sports Complex. The district is anchored by six main venues: Victory Beer Hall, Spectrum Grill, Broad Street Bullies Pub, Philly MarketPlace, PBR Bar and Grill Philadelphia and the first-ever NBC Sports Arena. Outdoors, XFINITY Live! Philadelphia features an event plaza with a Sony LED video board and a permanent stage for live entertainment.


Flyers Skate Zone

Flyers Skate Zone is a group of four community ice skating rinks throughout the Philadelphia region that provides a total entertainment experience for the entire family. The Virtua Center Flyers Skate Zone in Voorhees, NJ also serves as the practice facility for the Philadelphia Flyers. More than 1 million people visit Flyers Skate Zone each year, including more than 55,000 public skaters, 10,000 birthday party participants and 4,000 tournament participants.


Comcast Spectacor Charities

Since its inception Comcast Spectacor Charities, which encompasses Flyers Charities and Global Spectrum Charities, has contributed nearly $26 million to charity. The funds raised during the annual Flyers Wives Carnival and other Comcast Spectacor Charities fundraising events have helped support hundreds of non-profit organizations throughout the Greater Philadelphia Region. Comcast Spectacor Charities prides itself on helping support not just one, but a multitude of worthy non-profit organizations that benefit everything from important healthcare initiatives such as: heart health, stroke, and cancer awareness to various youth recreation programs and plenty more.


Comcast Ventures

Comcast Ventures, the venture capital affiliate of Comcast Corporation, invests in innovative businesses that represent the next generation of entertainment, communications and digital technology by partnering with entrepreneurs who have the vision, passion and tenacity to succeed. Most investments are in the advertising, consumer, enterprise and infrastructure sectors. Comcast Ventures provides its portfolio companies with countless resources, relationships and know-how to help them perform at the highest possible levels. 

Comcast Ventures

By combining the best characteristics of traditional venture funds with the technical insight, scale and experience of a strategic investor, Comcast Ventures offers a best-in-class value proposition for entrepreneurs, portfolio companies, partnering investors and the Comcast family of companies.