Background features 23 years in progressively responsible positions with ESPN. Winner of six Emmy Awards and two Ace Awards. Played a leading role in the development of some of the most successful programs and franchises within the ESPN family. Mentored a number of talented individuals who became top ESPN producers. Expertise in all aspects of the creation and production of innovative, world class sports television programming. Proven ability to conceive, develop and collaborate in the execution of distinctive, powerful programs which draw strong ratings, build loyal audiences and win awards.