Responsible for FOX Sports advertising sales team that provides advertisers and marketers access to the premier sports properties on television
Neil Mulcahy was appointed Executive Vice President, Sports Sales in December 2005. In this role, Mulcahy leads the FOX Sports advertising sales team that provides advertisers and marketers access to the premier sports properties on television. He joined the company as Manager, Sales Proposals in 1987 after beginning his television career at CBS in 1981 in the company’s mailroom. He is widely regarded as one of the most affable and respected sales executives in the industry.
Based in New York, Mulcahy is responsible for the advertising sales across the FOX Sports, FOX Sports 1 and FOX Sports 2 including rights for Major League Baseball, NASCAR, the National Football League, Ultimate Fighting Championship, college football, college basketball and soccer.
He was previously Senior Vice President, Eastern Sales, National Sales Promotions, Late Night and FOX.com Sales. He simultaneously held an Executive Vice President position with Fox Entertainment Group, focusing on cross platform sales and marketing. Mulcahy joined FOX in November and, in April 1989, was named Account Executive. He was promoted to Vice President, Sales Development in November 1993 and was named a Group Sales Executive in March 1996. In May 1998, he was named Senior Vice President, National Promotions, Specials and Internet Sales.
Mulcahy is very active in a multitude of charitable organizations. Currently, he is on the board of The Forgotten Few Tourettes Syndrome Research Foundation, The City of Hope/Tim Nesvig Fellowship, and Ocean Love, an Ocean County, NJ-based charity that assists children diagnosed with cancer and their families.
Mulcahy is a graduate of St. Johns University, New York with a Bachelor of Science degree in Communications Arts. He currently resides in Toms River, New Jersey with his wife Helen. The couple has three children.