NEW YORK, USA // Dan Porter is the CEO and co-founder of Overtime, a global sports brand for the next generation of fans. Overtime, with over 40 shows on 7 platforms, generates over one billion video views each month and is backed by VC’s like Greycroft, Andreessen Horowitz and Spark, as well as athletes including Kevin Durant, Carmelo Anthony, and Victor Oladipo.
Previously Porter was the head of digital at Endeavor (WME). Porter also led and sold the gaming company OMGPOP for $200mm and ticketing company TicketWeb for $40mm. Porter was the creator of the Draw Something mobile game which was downloaded 250 million times.
Earlier in his career Porter led development for Richard Branson and the Virgin Group, worked twice in the music business, was a public school teacher in Brooklyn and was on the founding team and eventually the President of Teach For America, the national education non-profit.
Porter teaches undergraduates at NYU and lives in Brooklyn with his wife and dogs. He has two sons who are in college. Porter graduated from Princeton University and has a Masters degree from NYU.