Juan Delgado was named CEO of Sporting News Media in March 2013 when Perform Group PLC and ACBJ merged their North American digital assets to create a new joint venture that immediately became a top five digital sports property in the US. In his role as CEO of Sporting News Media, Juan is responsible for all aspects of the business, which now encompasses over 100 staff with offices in New York, Chicago, Charlotte and LA.
Juan Delgado joined Perform Group, parent company of Sporting News Media, in 2007. Since joining, Juan has led the expansion of Perform’s business in the Americas, from Canada down to Argentina. In the US, he’s taken the business over the last 4 years to be the number 1 digital sports video platform according to comScore, as well as cemented key long term partnerships with all major sports leagues including NFL, MLB, NBA, NHL and PGA Tour.
Prior to Perform, he led market development efforts for Yahoo! in Europe, where he launched localized Search products across key markets such as UK, Spain, Germany and France.
Juan holds an Engineering degree and an MBA from Imperial College, London.