ECHOSTAR has laid off 100 employees company wide and more are pending. People from various departments have been let go.
they closed the Atlanta office, 127 people gone. Had layoffs at the Inverness campus on Jan 27th 2017 (~100 people) and not done yet. ETC is being absorbed by Dish which will create hundreds more redundancies. Getting ready for a possible merger with a wireless provider (T-mobile, sprint).