Executive Who’s Been with Discovery for All of Its 25 Years Explains the DNA of Success

Jan 22, 2010  •  Post A Comment

Clark Bunting, who is currently the President and General Manager of the Discovery Channel, was one of company’s first employees when it launched 25 years ago.


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If there’s a job he hasn’t done at the company it’s news to us. He was one of the people who came up with the idea for "Shark Week."

In this lively, penetrating interview with Bunting–part of our salute to Discovery Communications as TVWeek’s "Cable TV Programmer of the Decade"–this key executive explains the philosophy and process the company goes through as it decides what programming to put on the air.

Click here to read it.

–Chuck Ross

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