Mike Thompson Adds ESPN Radio New Media PD Duties
March 5, 2007 at 12:38 PM (PT)
ABC Sports WEPN-A (1050 ESPN RADIO)/NEW YORK PD MIKE THOMPSON adds duties as ESPN RADIO New Media PD. THOMPSON will continue to serve as PD of WEPN while working with ESPN's BRISTOL, CT-based production team, VP/Digital Partnerships MARC HORINE, and Dir./Digital Media BLAIR CULLEN.
"The continued growth of ESPN RADIO is being fueled by our over-arching All-for-One theme that highlights the power and strength of all ESPN Audio distribution," said ESPN RADIO GM BRUCE GILBERT. "As we further integrate the ESPN RADIO stations into the ESPN world, it is pivotal that we recognize the strength of our people at all levels of our business, and MIKE’s years of experience make him a perfect addition to our many efforts in the burgeoning world of new media. This position certainly exemplifies ESPN’s commitment to generating compelling content on all platforms where audio lives."