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Dan Hartman

1985 , Speech Communication

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Media Consultant, Hartman Media


Hartman, a media consultant at Hartman Media, has extensive experience in sports programming and as an in-house counsel. As senior vice president of programming for DirecTV he was responsible for program acquisition activities for general entertainment and premium cable networks, negotiating carriage agreements for new and existing networks and maintaining day-to-day relationships with program providers. As in-house counsel for Fox Sports, Hartman served as lead attorney for all sports-related areas and negotiated and drafted documentation relating to sports rights acquisitions. He also served as legal counsel for the Fox broadcast network and associate at O’Melveny & Myers LLP. Hartman is currently a Board Member for the Los Angeles Sports Council and Southern California Committee of Olympic Games and previously served as a Board Member for The Tennis Channel.