University of Southern California

David Morgan
President, Sports Media Group
Company: 
USA TODAY Sports Media Group

David Morgan is currently the President of USA TODAY Sports Media Group, which encompasses all sports initiatives across USA TODAY, USA TODAY Sports Digital Properties, as well as Gannett Co. Inc.'s 81 community newspaper properties and 23 broadcast television stations. Prior to becoming President, David served as senior vice president of content and editor-in-chief of USA TODAY Sports Media Group since 2011. David came to USA TODAY Sports Media Group, from Yahoo!, where he served as executive editor of Yahoo! North American Audience. During his time at Yahoo! he built the brand into one of the top sports websites in the country. David came to Yahoo! after working at The Los Angeles Times for more than 20 years, including time as deputy sports editor in charge of daily operations. In 2008, he was named one of the “100 Most Influential People in Sports” by BusinessWeek.