diamond sports Group, LLC (DSG), a subsidiary of Sinclair broadcast Group, Inc., has revealed the visit of a new slate of directors to oversee DSG in conjunction with the recent closing of a new $635 million facility to allow DSG to broaden as well as enhance its operational platform including emerging chances in the direct-to-consumer Camiseta Sevilla FC sports streaming space.
Among those joining the new board is Bob Whitsitt, previously a senior executive in both the NBA as well as the NFL. Whitsitt has more than 30 years of experience Camiseta Selección de fútbol de Argentina in several sports markets as well as business operations, in addition to deep relations with team leagues as well as owners.
He previously served as president as well as general manager of the Portland Trailblazers, in addition to the alternating governor in representing the franchise at NBA owners’ meetings for nine years as well as Seattle Supersonics for eight seasons.
During his nine-year tenure as the NFL’s Seattle Seahawks President, he negotiated Paul Allen’s purchase of the franchise as well as Camiseta Tigres UANL served as his representative at league owners’ meetings. He has likewise served as president of Seahawks’ stadium, Trailblazers’ arena, increased City Radio, action sports Media, as well as the WNBA Portland Fire. He was the chief sports Advisor for Wildcat funding administration helping in its efforts to build a new arena in Seattle as well as its introduce of the Seattle Kraken NHL growth franchise.
Whitsitt is an attorney, licensed to method legislation in the specify of Washington.