Chief Financial Officer and Chief Operations Officer
Dan Pimentel is Chief Financial Officer and Chief Operations Officer for the Hub Network, champions of family fun and the only network dedicated to providing kids and their families entertainment they can watch together. Pimentel, who oversees management of financial planning and analysis functions at the network, reports to the Hub Network's President and CEO Margaret Loesch. The Hub Network is a multi-platform joint venture between Discovery Communications and Hasbro, Inc. On October 10, 2010 it re-branded from the former Discovery Kids Network and presently reaches nearly 71 million U.S. cable and satellite households.
Pimentel has extensive experience in both the children's entertainment and cable television arenas, having previously worked at both Walt Disney Company and Discovery Communications. While at Walt Disney Company, Pimentel served as Controller of the Disney Stores.
Prior to joining the Hub Network, Pimentel served as Vice President of Finance for Discovery's Commerce Division, where he led the initiative to reengineer Discovery's financial systems and reporting processes in preparation for Discovery Communications' transition to a fully public company.
Pimentel is a native of Canada.