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Kyle Sherman

President
Home Team Sports

Kyle Sherman serves as President of Home Team Sports (HTS), the FOX-owned sales unit that represents TV and digital sponsorships of every MLB, NBA, and NHL team in the U.S., as well as those of major college conferences, including the Big Ten, Pac 12, ACC, Big 12, and the Big East.  Sherman also oversees FOX Sports College Properties, the multi-media rights holder for the University of Southern California, Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum, Michigan State, Auburn, San Diego State Villanova, Georgetown, the Big East Conference, and the Las Vegas Classic and Invitational basketball tournaments.  HTS also includes Impression Sports (acquired in 2017) which is a naming rights and sports sponsorship practice in Denver, CO.  Sherman has P&L responsibility for the business unit and generates over $550,000,000 in annual ad revenue.

Sherman joined Fox in 1998 as FOX Sports Net’s Vice President for Western Region National Sales.  Soon afterwards in 2000, he was promoted to Executive Vice President for National Sales at FSN, a position he held until being promoted to President of HTS and FOX Sports College Properties in 2015.

Sherman came to Fox Sports from KABC-TV, where he gained local sales experience to complement his already extensive national sales history. Prior to that, he was the Vice President of Western Region Sales and the Los Angeles Sales Manager for New World Sales and Marketing, where he led the start-up company to more than $70 million in annual ad revenue.

Sherman graduated from Louisiana State University with a Bachelors of Science in Business and Public Administration.   He currently resides in Los Angeles with his family.

Tuesday, October 16

ROUNDTABLE SESSION

What's Next for Ratings? Examining the Future of Sports TV Broadcast Measurement

Jeremy Carey, Managing Director, Optimum Sports
Brendan Kirsch, Vice President, Media Analytics Consulting, Nielsen
Mike Mulvihill, Executive Vice President, Research, League Operations and Strategy, FOX Sports
Kyle Sherman, President, Home Team Sports
Moderator: Austin Karp, Assistant Managing Editor, Sports Business Daily