Life after Skipper: Busy schedule keeps ESPN staffers focused

ESPN executives and staffers are trying to maintain a kind of tunnel vision on their work in the face of swirling uncertainty that has engulfed Bristol since John Skipper’s shocking resignation.

On this week’s SBJ/SBD Media Podcast, ESPN Executive Vice President of Programming and Scheduling Burke Magnus spoke of how surprised he was by Skipper’s Dec. 18 resignation, when the former ESPN president cited a substance addiction problem as his reason for leaving on such short notice.


11 Published By - San Francisco Business Times - Media & Marketing News - 2018.01.13. 00:44
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