Alireza Amirghassemi and Masoud Jamali founded the Persian Broadcasting Company, which includes Tapesh TV and another channel called T2. Amirghassemi has served as the president of the channel since its inception in 2005. Jamali is Tapesh's chief executive officer. Tapesh broadcasts from Amirghassemi's studios in Los Angeles.
Alireza Amirghassemi and Masoud Jamali founded Tapesh TV in order to offer a variety of programming to a Farsi-speaking audience.
While a relatively new network, Tapesh is one of the largest Persian television networks in the world. The channel airs news, sports events, feature films, television shows and music videos for a large multicultural audience.