Pete Scott is vice president of emerging media for Turner Sports. In this role, Scott oversees digital operations and technology for delivery of NCAA and SI Digital live streaming in addition to Turner?s current portfolio which includes TNT OverTime on NBA.com and TNT RaceBuddy and PGA Championship Live. In addition, Scott oversees the strategic partnership with Yahoo! Sports.
Prior to his current role, Scott was the executive director of digital partnerships for Turner Sports where he managed Turner?s digital rights for NASCAR.COM, NBA.com, PGA.com and PGATOUR.COM, as well as broadband channels TNT OverTime on NBA.com and TBS Hot Corner on MLB.com. His responsibilities included managing the day-to-day programming of interactive content on each of the sites, which includes live streaming coverage, widgets and downloads, interactive TV and wireless platforms.
Since joining Turner Sports new media team in 2001, Scott has aided in developing NASCAR.com into one of the leading sports league Web sites on the Internet and diversifying Turner?s unique new media portfolio. For the past seven years he has helped to create a digital media team with diverse expertise that has attracted attention from other professional leagues and their peers throughout the digital media industry. His unique hybrid background of TV and digital platforms has helped Turner Sports develop into a leader in the digital sports business.
Previously, Scott served as a senior video producer for FoxSports.com where he produced and directed the first live college football game streamed online. Prior to joining Fox, he served as a senior production manager of remote operations for Turner Sports, coordinating logistics for the production of NBA, NFL and MLB telecasts on TNT and TBS. Scott also spent six years as an editor and cameraman at CNN, covering such major events as the war in Bosnia and the U.S. invasion of Haiti.
Scott earned his bachelor of arts degree in film and television, with a minor in business, from Boston University.
Turner Sports, a division of Turner Broadcasting System, Inc., presents some of the best and most popular sporting events worldwide and is a leader in televised and online sports programming. With events airing on TBS, TNT and truTV, Turner Sports? line-up includes NASCAR and NASCAR.COM, the NBA, Major League Baseball, the NCAA Division I Men?s Basketball Tournament, professional golf, PGATOUR.COM and PGA.com. Turner Sports? diverse portfolio also offers a collection of mobile Web sites and apps featuring NBA, NASCAR and professional golf content, along with Turner Sports? first branded consumer product, SportsNOW. Turner Sports and the NBA also jointly manage NBA Digital, which includes NBA TV, NBA.com, NBA LEAGUE PASS, NBA LEAGUE PASS Broadband, NBA Mobile, NBADLEAUGE.com and WNBA.com.
Turner Broadcasting System, Inc., a Time Warner company, creates and programs branded news, entertainment, animation and young adult media environments on television and other platforms for consumers around the world.