About Us

Sling is the leading provider of multiscreen smart TV solutions for consumers and television operators. Founded in 2004, with headquarters in Foster City, CA, Sling is committed to developing products and solutions that empower you to watch your home TV - including the content you already pay for - anywhere in the world, on any connected device.

Sling Highlights

  • 2004: Founded by two brothers who were baseball fans wanting to watch when traveling
  • 2005: The first Slingbox was released
  • 2007: Sling Media wins a Technical Emmy Award for the Slingbox
  • 2007: EchoStar acquires Sling Media
  • 2009: Released 4th gen hardware, Slingbox PRO-HD & SlingPlayer software for iPhone
  • 2010: Sling Media introduces SlingPlayer for Android, iPad & Windows smartphones
  • 2012: The 5th gen Slingbox 350 & Slingbox 500 were released
  • 2013: DISH Network announces and begins shipping integrated Hopper® with Sling DVR
  • 2013: Arris (Motorola STB) and Sling enter OEM deal for Cable & Telco PayTV worldwide
  • 2014: The 6th gen Slingbox M1 and SlingTV were released
  • Today: 300 employees, sold in 22+ countries, in 5,000+ stores, with 50+ industry awards, 10 year anniversary
Corporate Contacts
  • Corporate Headquarters
  • Sling Media, Inc.
  • 1051 E. Hillsdale Blvd, Suite 500
  • Foster City, CA 94404
  • Direct: +1 650 293 8000
  • Fax: +1 650 293 8800
  • Research and Development
  • Sling Media Pvt. Ltd.
  • PSS Plaza, #6 Wind Tunnel Road
  • Murugesh Palya
  • Bangalore 560 017
  • India