PRESIDENT, SPORTS AND ENTERTAINMENT
Tony Petitti has served as our President of Sports and Entertainment since August 2020. In this role he oversees esports, consumer products, and film and television.
Prior to joining Activision Blizzard, Tony served as Major League Baseball’s (MLB) Deputy Commissioner, Business & Media since 2017, overseeing broadcasting, marketing, youth programs, scheduling, special events, international, and other strategic endeavors aimed at growing the game. In 2008, Tony was named President & CEO of MLB Network, where he set a record for cable television with the network debuting in 50 million cable and satellite homes. Earlier in his career, Tony held leadership positions with CBS Sports.
Tony was named to CableFAX Magazine's Top 100, a list of the most influential leaders in the cable industry, in 2013, and he received the March of Dimes Corporate Leadership Award in 2012.