John S. Hendricks
John Samuel Hendricks is an American businessman and is the founder and former chairman of Discovery Communications, a broadcasting and film production company which owns the Discovery Channel, TLC and Animal Planet networks, among other ventures. On March 20, 2014, after 32 years at the helm, he made public his decision to retire early from the board and leadership of Discovery Communications after the annual shareholders' meeting of May 16, 2014, and he moved on to lead the new large ontaking, CuriosityStream, an ad-free, on-demand nonfiction streaming service. Wikipedia*
On the C-SPAN Networks:
John S. Hendricks has 19 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1988 Speech as a Chairman and CEO for the Discovery Channel. The year with the most videos was 1991 with two videos. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2011 with an average of 776 views per program as a Founder and Chairman for the Discovery Communications. Most appearances with John D. Evans (4), Richard Wiley (2), Andrew Jay Schwartzman (2). Most common tags: Cable Television, Broadcast Television.