Episode 56: Burke Magnus EVP Programming and Scheduling ESPN


Burke Magnus was named executive vice president, programming and scheduling, of ESPN in May 2015, having served as senior vice president, programming and acquisitions since January 2014, and senior vice president, college sports programming, since March 2008. In this role, Magnus oversees all of the company’s program acquisitions and rights holder relations, content strategy and scheduling across professional and college and amateur sports. In addition, in June 2017, he and his team assumed direct oversight of ESPN’s relationship with BAMTech.