Dish TV

  •  
    Dish TV

    190 Channels for only $59.99 per month. See details

    Enter your estimated monthly TV bill to see how much you could save by switching to DISH


    Main Description



    Simply TAP on image to view website 

    Three people – Charlie Ergen, Candy Ergen and Jim DeFranco – were hauling an enormous C-band TV dish antenna via pickup truck to a customer in remote Colorado.

    In the early 1980s this was one of only two dish antennas owned by the developing new business.

    A powerful gust of wind whipped up, blowing the antenna off its trailer and into a roadside ditch.

    There goes half of the company.

    Summed up as a bad day in the infancy of DISH, the founding trio overcame this setback to build what is now a Fortune 250 company that employs thousands and serves millions throughout the nation – a seemingly unlikely future on that blustery day.

     

     

     


     

    Category

    ,


    Comments are closed.