George Bodenheimer

Mr. Bodenheimer, who joined ESPN in January 1981 – 16 months after the network launched – has served as the company’s president since 1998. In March 2003, he was additionally appointed President of ABC Sports, and, one year later, was named co-chairman for Disney Media Networks.

“The Reds Bagnell Award is a tremendous honor and a testament to the hard work, dedication and passion of thousands of ESPN employees who work tirelessly year after year to serve sports fans with the very best football coverage,” added Bodenheimer.

Award Profile

Winner: Reds Bagnell Award – 2010