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Summary

Name Age Since Current Position

Charles Ergen

60 2009 Executive Chairman of the Board

Michael Dugan

64 2009 President, Chief Executive Officer, Director

David Rayner

55 2012 Chief Financial Officer, Executive Vice President

Pradman Kaul

66 Director; President of Hughes Communications, Inc.

Mark Jackson

52 2008 President of EchoStar Technologies L.L.C.

Anders Johnson

55 2011 President of EchoStar Satellite Services LLC

Dean Manson

46 2011 Executive Vice President, General Counsel, Secretary

Sandi Kerentoff

59 2012 Executive Vice President - Global Human Resources

Kenneth Carroll

57 2012 Executive Vice President - Corporate and Business Development

R Dodge

46 2011 Director

Anthony Federico

65 2011 Independent Director

Tom Ortolf

63 2007 Independent Director

C. Michael Schroeder

64 2007 Independent Director

Biographies

Name Description

Charles Ergen

Mr. Charles W. Ergen is Executive Chairman of the Board of EchoStar Corporation. Mr. Ergen served as Chief Executive Officer from formation in 2007 until November 2009. Mr. Ergen serves as executive Chairman and has been Chairman of the Board of Directors of DISH Network since its formation and, during the past five years, has held executive officer and director positions with DISH Network and its subsidiaries.

Michael Dugan

Mr. Michael T. Dugan is President, Chief Executive Officer, Director of EchoStar Corp. Mr. Dugan served as a senior advisor to EchoStar from January 1, 2008 until November 2009. From May 2004 to December 2007, he was a member of the board of directors of DISH Network, and served DISH Network alternately as Chief Technical Officer and senior advisor from time to time. Mr. Dugan served as a director of Frontier Corporation from October 2006 until November 2009.

David Rayner

Mr. David J. Rayner is Chief Financial Officer, Executive Vice President of EchoStar Corp. From November 2011 to November 2012, Mr. Rayner served as Chief Financial Officer of Tendril Networks, Inc., a Boulder, Colorado software company. Mr. Rayner served as Chief Financial Officer from June 2010 to November 2011 and served as Chief Administrative Officer from January 2008 to June 2010. Prior to that, Mr. Rayner served as Executive Vice President of Installation and Service Networks of DISH Network and had previously held the position of Chief Financial Officer of DISH Network from December 2004 to September 2006. Before joining DISH Network in December 2004, Mr. Rayner served as Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Time Warner Telecom in Denver, beginning in June 1998.

Pradman Kaul

Mr. Pradman P. Kaul is Director of Echostar Corp., and President of Hughes Communications, Inc., a subsidiary of EchoStar Corp. Mr. Kaul also served as a member of the board of directors of Hughes Communications from February 2006 until June 2011. Previously, Mr. Kaul also served as the Chief Operating Officer, Executive Vice President and Director of Engineering of Hughes Network Systems, LLC (“HNS” and, together with Hughes Communications, “Hughes”), a wholly owned subsidiary of Hughes Communications. Mr. Kaul received a Bachelor of Science degree in Electrical Engineering from The George Washington University and a Master of Science degree in Electrical Engineering from the University of California at Berkeley. Mr. Kaul has been inducted as a member of the National Academy of Engineering.

Mark Jackson

Mr. Mark W. Jackson is President of EchoStar Technologies L.L.C., a subsidiary of EchoStar Corp. He oversees all day to day operations of EchoStar Technologies segment. Mr. Jackson served as President of EchoStar Technologies Corporation from June 2004 through December 2007.

Anders Johnson

Mr. Anders N. Johnson is President of EchoStar Satellite Services LLC, a subsidiary of EchoStar Corp. Mr. Johnson was most recently at SES World Skies where he served as Senior Vice President of Strategic Satellite Development. Mr. Johnson joined SES GLOBAL after the combination of GE Americom and SES GLOBAL in 2001. Prior to SES GLOBAL, Mr. Johnson worked at GE Capital beginning in 1985 in executive level roles in Satellite Services, Aviation Services, and Transportation & Industrial Financing.

Dean Manson

Mr. Dean A. Manson is Executive Vice President, General Counsel, Secretary of EchoStar Corp. Mr. Manson joined Hughes Network Systems, LLC in 2000 from the law firm of Milbank, Tweed, Hadley & McCloy, where he focused on international project finance and corporate transactions, and was appointed General Counsel of Hughes Communications in 2004. Mr. Manson received a Bachelor of Science in Engineering from Princeton University and a Juris Doctorate from Columbia University School of Law.

Sandi Kerentoff

Ms. Sandi L. Kerentoff is Executive Vice President - Global Human Resources of EchoStar Corp. Ms. Kerentoff also has served as Senior Vice President, Administration and Human Resources of Hughes Network Systems, LLC since April 2000. Ms. Kerentoff joined Hughes Network Systems, LLC in 1977 and, from 1977 to 2000, held various positions of increasing responsibility. She received her Bachelor of Science degree in Finance from Michigan State University.

Kenneth Carroll

Mr. Kenneth G. Carroll is Executive Vice President - Corporate and Business Development of EchoStar Corp. Mr. Carroll served as Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer from November 2011 to November 2012. Mr. Carroll, a 20-year veteran in the satellite TV and satellite broadband industry, served as Chief Operating Officer of EchoStar Satellite Services from August 2010 to June 2011, and as Executive Vice President, Business Development and International, of EchoStar Corporation from June 2011 to November 2011. Prior to joining EchoStar, from 2003 to 2010, Mr. Carroll served as President and Chief Operating Officer of WildBlue Communications, Inc., a nationwide satellite broadband company. In addition, Mr. Carroll previously served as Chief Financial Officer for Liberty Satellite & Technology and DTH satellite TV provider PrimeStar.

R Dodge

Mr. R. Stanton Dodge is Director of EchoStar Corp. Mr. Dodge has served as a member of Board of Directors since 2009. Mr. Dodge is currently the Executive Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary of DISH Network Corporation (“DISH Network”) and is responsible for all legal and government affairs of DISH Network and its subsidiaries. From October 2007 to November 2011, Mr. Dodge served as Executive Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary pursuant to a management services agreement between DISH Network and EchoStar that was entered into in connection with the spin-off of EchoStar from DISH Network on January 1, 2008 (the “Spin-off”). Since joining DISH Network in November 1996, he has held various positions of increasing responsibility in DISH Network’s legal department.

Anthony Federico

Mr. Anthony M. Federico is Independent Director of EchoStar Corp. Until 2012, Mr. Federico served as Vice President, Chief Engineer, and Graphic Communications Executive Liaison of Xerox Corporation (“Xerox”). Mr. Federico joined Xerox in 1968, and held various product and general management positions, as well as numerous engineering, solutions, information management, and process re-engineering positions. Mr. Federico led the internal development of most of Xerox’s production products over the last 20 years, including DocuPrint, DocuTech, DocuTech HLC, Nuvera, and iGen3. Mr. Federico’s other positions previously held with Xerox included: Vice President/General Manager Production Solutions Businesses, Vice President of Technology for Production Systems, Vice President/General Manager Technology and Document Production Solutions, and Vice President Market-To-Collection and North American Information Management. Mr. Federico earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Mathematics and Electrical Engineering from the University of Rochester, and has done graduate studies in these areas and Computer Science at the Rochester Institute of Technology and General Management at Indiana University and Harvard University. In addition, Mr. Federico holds 24 patents and was the 1991 recipient of the Xerox President’s Award and the Xerox Individual Excellence Award.

Tom Ortolf

Mr. Tom A. Ortolf is Independent Director of EchoStar Corp. Since 2005, Mr. Ortolf has also served as a member of the Board of Directors of DISH Network and as a member of its Executive Compensation Committee, Nominating Committee, and Audit Committee. Mr. Ortolf has been the President of CMC, a privately held investment management firm, for nearly twenty years.

C. Michael Schroeder

Mr. C. Michael Schroeder is Independent Director of EchoStar Corp. In 1981, Mr. Schroeder founded Consumer Satellite Systems, Inc. (“CSS”), which he grew to encompass a 10 state distribution system operating in a region ranging from Wisconsin to Florida. CSS served retailers selling satellite systems, televisions and a range of consumer electronics products. Mr. Schroeder also founded a programming division of CSS that grew to serve over 400,000 subscribers. Prior to the Spin-off of EchoStar from DISH Network, Mr. Schroeder served on the Board of Directors of DISH Network and was a member of DISH Network’s Executive Compensation Committee, Nominating Committee, and Audit Committee.

Basic Compensation

Name Fiscal Year Total

Charles Ergen

21,828,900

Michael Dugan

4,284,440

David Rayner

2,536,400

Pradman Kaul

1,563,400

Mark Jackson

504,000

Anders Johnson

2,827,980

Dean Manson

541,994

Sandi Kerentoff

--

Kenneth Carroll

467,038

R Dodge

--

Anthony Federico

--

Tom Ortolf

--

C. Michael Schroeder

--
As Of 30 Dec 2012

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