|Roger L. Werner |
Co-Chairman of the Board
Roger L. Werner, Jr. is our Co-Chairman of the Board and has been a director since 2006. He previously served as our Chief Executive Officer from 2006 until January 31, 2012. From 1995 to until 2001, he served as the President and CEO of Speedvision (now SPEED) and Outdoor Life Network (now NBC Sports). Previously, Mr. Werner served as President and CEO of Daniels Programming Ventures, LLC (now Fox Sports Net). From 1980 to 1990, he was Chief Operating Officer and then Chief Executive Officer of ESPN. Prior to working at ESPN, he was a management consultant for McKinsey and Company. He currently serves as Chairman of the Board of WATV, Inc., a private sports programming and production company. From 2003 to 2010, Mr. Werner served on the Board of Narrowstep, Inc. He also served on the Board of Granahan McCourt Acquisition Corporation from July 2006 to November 2008. He is a graduate of Trinity College, Hartford, Connecticut and holds an M.B.A. from the University of Virginia.