EVP, National Geographic Partners FOX Networks Group
Brendan Ripp is EVP, National Geographic Partners, FOX Networks Group. In this role, Brendan oversees National Geographic Partners’ brand revenue across all platforms including National Geographic Linear TV, OTT, as well as digital, social, mobile and print. Ripp, joined the company in November of 2016 to lead the National Geographic Advertising Sales and Client Solutions’ teams.
Brendan most recently served as President of Technology, Telecommunications & Finance, Sales and Marketing for Time Inc. In this role, he focused exclusively on these categories as part of Time Inc.’s new advertising sales go-to-market strategy.
Before Time Inc’s vertical restructure in Q1 ’16, Brendan served as Group Publisher of the Sports Illustrated Group which also includes SI, SI.com SI for Kids, Fansided.com GOLF and Golf.com. He led the development of nearly two dozen brand extensions including a new film production unit, a college sports vertical, consumer events and most recently the launch of SI Overtime, a branded content studio.