Motorsport Network Appoints Chris Eschenburg President of Global Operations

MIAMI--()--Miami-based technology and multimedia company Motorsport Network LLC, today announced the appointment of award-winning automotive veteran Chris Eschenburg to the company’s executive management team as president of global operations. Within his new role, Eschenburg will oversee both Motorsport.com and Motor1.com. Eschenburg joins Motorsport Network having spent the last four years as vice president and general manager with AOL’s Autoblog and AOL Auto.

“I’m thrilled to join the Motorsport Network and continue to oversee one of the fastest-growing autosite brands in the world”

Eschenburg will oversee Motorsport Network worldwide business operations overseeing the development of 15 international news bureaus in 11 native languages. The appointment is effective immediately.

“I’m thrilled to join the Motorsport Network and continue to oversee one of the fastest-growing autosite brands in the world,” said Eschenburg. “I look forward to continuing the rapid global expansion, giving enthusiasts, car shoppers and auto racing fans some of the most read and best automotive and motorsports websites out there today.”

“Chris Eschenburg is an industry-leading executive who brings exceptional credibility and incredible automotive knowledge to our organization,” said Eric Gilbert, vice president of operations. “The addition of Chris to our team at Motorsport Network will position our brand as a premier source for online automotive content, news and information covering every OEM around the world.”

About Chris Eschenburg

Eschenburg, 46, has cultivated an automotive media career spanning nearly two decades building consumer brands for Fortune 100 companies, including General Motors, Ford, Sprint, and HSBC Bank.

He joins Motorsport Network at a pivotal time in the Company’s international growth with over a dozen new regional bureaus planned for start-up in 2016.

Eschenburg’s impressive portfolio of work within the Automotive, Telecom and Technology sectors has resulted in multiple Cannes award-winning programs including Interactive Agency of the Year in 2009 (Sprint).

About Motorsport Network

Motorsport Network, together with its consolidated subsidiaries, is a global media and technology company with focus on creating and delivering industry-leading digital and video content. We aim to inform and inspire automotive enthusiasts, industry influencers and motor sports fans with world-class content, statistical services, e-commerce, gaming and entertainment services across all devices and multiple platforms. Motorsport Network is located in Miami with offices around the world.

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