Director of Sports
Paul Flannigan is the Director of Sports for Microsoft Advertising.
He is responsible for managing Microsoft's partnership with Fox Sports and generating online Sports revenue by working closely with the Fox Sports and Microsoft Advertising Sales Teams.
FOX Sports has been America's top-rated network for sports for 13 consecutive years (1997-2009). FOX Sports broadcasts Major League Baseball, including the All-Star Game, alternating League Championship Series and World Series; the National Football League's NFC package, including the NFC Championship Game and alternating Super Bowls and NASCAR's SPRINT Cup racing from February through May, including the Daytona 500.
FOXSports.com on MSN is consistently among the top three online Sports sites and Fox Sports Network (FSN) provides local sports television coverage for 19 regional sports networks
Previously at Microsoft, Paul was the South District Sales Manager (Atlanta) leading a team of 10 sales people and a Senior Account Executive (New York City) specializing in retail and search clients. Paul is in his 10th year with Microsoft.
He holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Economics from Union College.