Sports Executive


The Academy of Television Arts & Sciences Foundation Presents

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Chet Simmons on advice to an aspiring sports executive
Chet Simmons on philosophy regarding sports programming
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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
Chet Simmons on his duties as vice president of NBC Sports
Chet Simmons on philosophy regarding sports programming
Chet Simmons on changes he brought about as president of NBC News, and on dealing with the Olympics
Chet Simmons on the gentlemanly competition among networks for broadcast rights of sporting events during his tenure at NBC Sports
Chet Simmons on hiring ex-athletes for the broadcast booth
Chet Simmons on his management style
Chet Simmons on the atmosphere he created at ESPN during his tenure, and on his negotiation style
Chet Simmons on sports analysis programming at ESPN
Chet Simmons on advice to an aspiring sports executive
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