Mitchell Stern, Director

Mitchell Stern has served on our board of directors since February 2016. Mr. Stern has over 25 years of experience with media companies, serving in both financial and lead operational roles over that span. Mr. Stern served as the Chief Executive Officer of Freedom Communications, a media company that operated newspapers, web properties and other specialty publications, from 2010 to 2012, and as the President and Chief Executive Officer of DIRECTV Holdings LLC from 2003 to 2005. Prior to joining DIRECTV, Mr. Stern was Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Fox Television Stations, Inc. and Twentieth Television from 1998 to 2003 and President and Chief Operating Officer of the Fox Television Stations from 1993 to 1998. Mr. Stern has previously served on the boards of Triton Media Group, Freedom Communications, and LIN Television, the audit committees of Freedom Communications and LIN Television and the compensation committee of Triton Media Group. Mr. Stern received an M.B.A. from the University of Chicago and a B.A. from the University of Pennsylvania.