DISH Honored to Accept CES "Best of Show" Award

Thu Jan 31, 2013 5:09pm EST

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CEA stands with consumers and innovation
ENGLEWOOD, Colo.--(Business Wire)--
Today the International CES announced DISH`s Hopper with Sling Whole-Home HD DVR
as an official co-recipient of "Best of Show" out of 20,000 products featured at
the 2013 International CES. In response, DISH issued the following statement
attributable to DISH President and CEO, Joseph Clayton:
DISH's Hopper with Sling. (Photo: Business Wire)

"We appreciate the International CES` decision to stand with the consumer in the
acknowledgement of this award. With today`s announcement, the Consumer
Electronics Association demonstrates the roles innovation and leadership must
play in our industry. 

"I regret that the award has come in the face of CBS` undermining of CNET`s
editorial independence. We look forward to continuing our longstanding
relationship with CNET`s editorial staff and hope they are able to return to
their long tradition of unbiased evaluation and commentary of the industry`s
products and services." 

About DISH

DISH Network Corporation (NASDAQ: DISH), through its subsidiary DISH Network
L.L.C., provides approximately 14.042 million satellite TV customers, as of
Sept. 30, 2012, with the highest quality programming and technology with the
most choices at the best value, including HD Free for Life. Subscribers enjoy
the largest high definition line-up with more than 200 national HD channels, the
most international channels, and award-winning HD and DVR technology. DISH
Network Corporation's subsidiary, Blockbuster L.L.C., delivers family
entertainment to millions of customers around the world. DISH Network
Corporation is a Fortune 200 company. Visit

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