Disney and ESPN Networks SVP, Affiliate Partnership Development and Operations, Lori LeBas, was honored as one of the “Most Innovative People in Multiscreen.”
This morning, CableFAX recognized this year’s Most Innovative People in Multiscreen at their annual Digital Awards breakfast at The Yale Club in New York City. This event salutes digital initiatives and leaders in the world of cable, online video and technology.
Among the honorees this morning was Disney and ESPN Networks Senior Vice President, Affiliate Partnership Development and Operations, Lori LeBas. “Lori is a key leader in product integration and distribution efforts, as well as engaging affiliate partnerships, most recently seen with the launch of Disney/ABC and ESPN networks on Sony PlayStation Vue,” said Executive Vice President, Affiliate Sales and Marketing, Disney & ESPN Media Networks, Justin Connolly.
Additionally, ESPN.com was awarded Best Web Site Redesign at the ceremony. Senior Vice President, Digital Product Management, Ryan Spoon, accepted the award on behalf of the team that worked together to reimagine ESPN.com into a simpler, more personalized experience for sports fans. “This achievement is a testament to the thoughtful leadership and collaborative efforts across the entire company,” said John Kosner, EVP, ESPN Digital & Print Media.