Information

  • Global Headquarters
  • 935 Middle St.
  • ESPN Plaza
  • Bristol, CT 06010
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  • espn.com
  • 6,500 Employees

ESPN Inc. is a sports media company based in Bristol, Conn. founded in 1979 by former WHA Hartford Whalers communications director Bill Rasmussen.

ESPN went on the air Sep 7, 1979, starting with 625 cable affiliates carrying the channel in 1 million households (out of 20 million U.S. cable households). By 1983, ESPN was the largest U.S. cable channel with 28.5 million households.

ABC bought 14 percent of ESPN in Jan 1984 and then acquired controlling interest in June 1984. ABC merged with Capital Cities in 1986 and then ABC/Cap . . .

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Ownership / Management

CEO
JP

Jimmy Pitaro

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Key Decision Makers
BM
EVP, Programming

Burke Magnus

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SVP, Production

Lee Fitting

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JK
VP, Communications

Josh Krulewitz

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DL
VP, Communications

Diane Lamb

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KM
VP, Corporate Citizenship

Kevin Martinez

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BS
VP, Sports & Fan Intelligence

Barbara Singer

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VP, Communications

Mike Soltys

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Personnel

BH
Sr. Director, Communications

Bill Hofheimer

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BM
Director, Sports Analytics

Brian Macdonald

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MS
Manager, Communications

Michael Skarka

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