NEW YORK, USA // Seth Ader is Vice President, Sports Marketing, ESPN. Within hours of graduating from The University of Michigan, Seth began his career in sports as a corporate marketing manager with The New Jersey Nets. After stints with the Nets, Street & Smith’s Sports Journals, in the golf business, and with an internet start-up, Seth joined ESPN in January of 2001. Since then, he has led the marketing of nearly every sports property at ESPN, including the NBA, NFL, MLB, NHL, World Cup soccer, the U.S. Open and Wimbledon, The Masters and the U.S. Open golf tournament, 30 for 30 films, digital products, and more.
Seth resides in Port Washington, New York with his wife Dawn, daughters Frankie and Ruby, and goldendoodle Ziggy.