Vice President, Multimedia Sales
Chris Eames has been a vice president, ESPN Customer Marketing and Sales since April 2008. In his role, Eames opened the Atlanta-based sales office and oversees one of the multimedia sales teams responsible for national advertising sales across the spectrum of ESPN media assets for Southeast-based clients and agencies.
Eames joined ESPN from Turner Broadcasting where he was responsible for creating, developing and executing key client sponsorships, strategic alliances and marketing partnerships for the sports and entertainment sales divisions during his 15 years with the company. While at Turner he also handled sports sponsorship and integrated sales, and ran new media sales, where he was responsible for leading a division of digital, wireless, and branded entertainment applications.
Prior to that, Eames worked in promotions and marketing for a variety of companies including National Promotion Services and US Communications as well as in fundraising for the American Cancer Society.
Chris was graduated with honors from Emory University in 1984 with a bachelor of arts degree in political science and a bachelor of science degree in economics.
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