John Porio

President

John Porio is a highly qualified professional, that works in Espn on the position of Vice President, National Accounts since 2004. John gained professional experience in more than seven positions at different companies. John Porio went to the Emerson College and received education from 1985 to 1989. Westport, Connecticut is the area, where the professional was known to be located. This professional's contacts can be easily accessed through Connexy on demand.
Name variants:
Johnn Porio, Jon Porio, Jack Porio, Jackie Porio, Jacky Porio, Johnny Porio

Contact Information

Last Update
Jul 11, 2022
Email
jo**@disney.espn.com, jo**@pop8.espn.com, jo**@thewaltdisneycompany.com
Location
Westport, CT
Company

Workplace

ESPN
Vice President, National Accounts

Bristol, CT

Industry

Broadcast Media, Cable/Pay Television Service Radio Broadcast Station, Motion Picture/Tape Distribution

Work History

Vice President, National Accounts

Led the negotiation of distribution rights contracts for all Walt Disney Company cable television networks and digital assets including ESPN, ESPN2, Disney Channel, ABC Family, ABC Owned Tel...
2004 — 2016

President

Advise established and start-up cable television operators' and programmers' content acquisition/distribution departments on strategies and contract terms. Focus on content acquisitions/dist...
from 2016

Senior Director, National Accounts

Developed relationships and negotiating rights contracts with cable television operators throughout the United States. Customers included Time Warner, DirecTV, Cox Communications, Lodgenet, ...
May 1999 — Sep 2004

Senior Account Executive

Developed relationships with regional offices of cable operators as well as contract negtiation with cable operator corporate offices (ex. RCN, Herron Communications). Represented ESPN in ar...
May 1998 — May 1999

Marketing Manager

Developed and managed marketing promotions aimed at assisting Cable Operators in marketing their service to customers. Organized Trade show presence and materials used to represent the ESPN ...
Feb 1997 — May 1998

Manager of Government Affairs

Represented Cablevision Connecticut systems in relationships with local, state and federal governments. Negotiated franchise agreements for both systems and lobbied regulators and legislator...
Oct 1993 — Feb 1997

Legislative Assistant

Advised United States Congressman Christopher Shays of CT on issues including Telecommunications, Healthcare, Judiciary, etc.
Dec 1989 — Sep 1993

Education

1985 — 1989
1985 — 1988

Occupations

Executive
Chairperson
Vice President
Artist
Entertainment Professional
Chief Executive
Entertainer

Skills

Television
Vod
Digital Media
Telecommunications
Strategic Partnerships
Contract Negotiation
Marketing
Sales
Negotiation
Cable Television
New Media
Marketing Strategy
Digital Strategy
Integrated Marketing
Event Management
Digital Marketing
Social Media Marketing
Team Management
Interactive Tv
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