Premiere Networks Names Scott Shapiro VP/Sports Programming
January 20, 2015 at 3:53 AM (PT)
Former ESPN RADIO PD SCOTT SHAPIRO has been named VP/Sports Programming for PREMIERE NETWORKS. Based in L.A., reporting to SVP/Sports Programming DON MARTIN, and overseeing FOX SPORTS RADIO and other sports content at the syndicator. SHAPIRO's experience includes stints as Producer of ESPN's "MIKE AND MIKE IN THE MORNING" and APD/Exec. Producer at Sports WQXI-A (790 THE ZONE)/ATLANTA.
MARTIN said, "SCOTT's experience producing some of the most successful, multi-platform sports programming speaks for itself, and I’m excited for the opportunity to team up with such a class act. His addition reaffirms our commitment to providing the best sports entertainment content the industry has to offer, along with unique and valuable opportunities for our partners.”
“I greatly look forward to working with the talented team in place at FOX SPORTS RADIO and PREMIERE NETWORKS," SHAPIRO said. "There is tremendous growth potential and a real opportunity to develop outstanding sports content. The sky is the limit in terms of the talent, infrastructure, and resources available.”