John Kosner

John Kosner is a business, editorial and multimedia product executive who built ESPN into the world’s leading digital sports destination—increasing traffic ten-fold and transforming an unprofitable business into ESPN’s fastest-growing. John has been a recruiter and champion of diverse working teams. He is an innovator in streaming and video-on-demand, fantasy games, podcasting, and digital audio, online advertising and strategic partnerships. He played a pivotal role in all major ESPN rights acquisitions and M&A initiatives, leveraging an exceptionally deep network in media, technology, and sports built over four decades.