Food Network was founded in 1993 by two of the founders of CNN, Reese Schonfeld and Trygve Myrhen. The company operates an American cable and satellite channel and magazine service.
The company is owned via a partnership between Scripps Network Interactive and Tribune Cable Ventures, Inc. The channel offers programming about cooking ,food, and “specials” about food in other countries. Also featured are “reality” cooking shows, such as “The Next Food Network Star.” The channel is shown internationally and is particularly popular in the UK.
Company headquarters are in New York, but also has offices in Los Angeles, Chicago, San Francisco, Atlanta, Detroit, Knoxville, Cincinnati, and Jersey City. It has been estimated that the Food Network channel is available to approximately 83.3% of American households.
The company is owned by both the Discovery Channel and Nexstar Media Group.
The company has headquarters in New York, New York