Sports Executive


The Academy of Television Arts & Sciences Foundation Presents

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Chet Simmons on advice to an aspiring sports executive
01:32
Chet Simmons on philosophy regarding sports programming
02:08
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Chet Simmons

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Chet Simmons on how NBC Sports compared to ABC Sports at the time circa 1964, and on losing the rights to NCAA Basketball
05:24
Chet Simmons on his duties as vice president of NBC Sports
03:01
Chet Simmons on philosophy regarding sports programming
02:08
Chet Simmons on changes he brought about as president of NBC News, and on dealing with the Olympics
04:07
Chet Simmons on the gentlemanly competition among networks for broadcast rights of sporting events during his tenure at NBC Sports
06:29
Chet Simmons on hiring ex-athletes for the broadcast booth
02:35
Chet Simmons on his management style
04:37
Chet Simmons on the atmosphere he created at ESPN during his tenure, and on his negotiation style
06:09
Chet Simmons on sports analysis programming at ESPN
01:33
Chet Simmons on advice to an aspiring sports executive
01:32