ABS-CBN facts for kids
|Type||Broadcast commercial television network|
|Branding||The Kapamilya Network (Kapamilya is a Tagalog term for "a member of the family")|
|First air date||July 1953|
|Founded||by James Lindenberg|
|Slogan||In the Service of the Filipino.|
|Market share||42% (June & July 2012, Total Philippines: Urban+Rural Households)|
Jose Agustin C. Benitez Jr., (Head of Channel 2 sales)
|Launch date||23 October 1953|
|Picture format||480i (SDTV)|
ABS-CBN is a television network in the Philippines owned and operated by the ABS-CBN Corporation. It is the country's largest and leading television network with an advertising revenues amounted to PHP17.5 billion for 2011. It was launched on 23 October 1953 and is among the first commercial television networks in Asia. Its headquarters is in Quezon City.
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