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Matt Hong

COO
Turner Sports

Matt Hong is Chief Operating Officer of Turner Sports, a division of Turner and
WarnerMedia. In this role, he oversees teams responsible for long-term business
strategy, rights acquisitions, league partnerships, programming, marketing, revenue &
sales inventory planning, and day-to-day operations for the division.

Turner Sports presents premium sporting events including NBA regular season, All-Star and
Playoffs coverage, the NCAA Division I Men’s Basketball Championship, MLB regular
season and Postseason, the PGA Championship, ELEAGUE professional eSports, and the
UEFA Champions League and the UEFA Europa League across TNT, TBS and truTV.

In addition to his division-wide responsibilities, Hong oversees the management of various
sports businesses and properties including Bleacher Report, NBA TV, NBA Digital, NCAA
Digital and March Madness Live, PGA.com and PGA Championship Live, and the new B/R
Live OTT offering.

Hong joined Turner Sports in 2008 after previous positions at Thomson and AOL. He
received a JD with honors from Harvard Law School and a BA in economics from NC State
University, where he was the university co-valedictorian. He is based in Atlanta where he
lives with his wife and two children.

Contact Info:
Media / PR Contact:
Nate.Smeltz@turner.com (404) 827-4786
Executive Assistant:
Priscilla.Saunders@turner.com (404) 575-7752

Tuesday, October 16

ROUNDTABLE SESSION

Looking Ahead to the Next Generation of Media

Sarah Crennan, Head, Content, Yahoo Sports
Matt Hong, COO, Turner Sports
Peter Hutton, Head, Global Live Sports Programming, Facebook
Deepen Parikh, Partner, Courtside VC
Bill Squadron, Special Counsel, Genius Sports
Moderator: Abraham Madkour, Executive Editor, Sports Business Journal / Daily / Global