BARRY MCBRIDE & STEPHANIE MILEHAM JOIN FOX SPORTS OHIO

BY foxsports • February 10, 2011

Barry McBride and Stephanie Mileham have recently joined FOX Sports Ohio. McBride has been named Digital Content Manager of FOXSportsOhio.com and Mileham is the new Marketing Manager of FOX Sports Ohio. The announcement was made today by Henry Ford, Senior Vice President and General Manager of FOX Sports Ohio. 

As Digital Content Manager, McBride will focus on making FoxSportsOhio.com a daily destination for Ohio's devoted sports fans, utilizing Fox's unique video assets and original sports coverage from the site's experienced team of sports reporters. With ten years of experience working with local fans, and a life of experience as a devoted Ohio sports fan, McBride hopes to help create a unique, accurate, and leading sports website for our region. 

'FOX Sports Ohio is delighted to welcome Barry as our new Digital Content Manager,' Ford stated. 'His extensive experience in building online communities and creating compelling content coupled with his knowledge of Ohio sports and fans will take FOXSportsOhio.com to the next level.'

Prior to joining Fox Sports Ohio, Barry served as a Network Development Coordinator for Scout.com, focusing on assisting pro sports publishers develop and maintain independent websites covering NFL and MLB teams around the country. Barry is also the founder and publisher of the Orange and Brown Report, one of the nation's top independent team publishers both on the web and in print. 

Before starting the Orange and Brown Report and joining Scout, Barry was an Associate Partner at Andersen Consulting (now Accenture), one of the world's leading management consulting organizations. Barry holds a Masters Degree in Electrical Engineering from Ohio State University and lives in Mentor, Ohio with his wife Laura and children Alyssa, Ian, and Emma. He will be located in FOX Sports Ohio's Broadview Heights office.

As the new FOX Sports Ohio Marketing Manager, Mileham will assist in planning and executing the network's marketing and promotional efforts including advertising, onsite events and social media.

'We're very pleased to have Stephanie join our marketing team,' said Ford. 'We're confident that her vast knowledge of the industry and experience in the Cincinnati market will enhance the value that FOX Sports Ohio delivers to fans, team partners, distributors, and advertisers.'

She joins FOX Sports Ohio after most recently serving as Vice President of Event Marketing of Game Day Communications in Cincinnati, where she was responsible for managing over 100 event team members and planning and executing marketing and promotional campaigns for event team clients, including P&G, Cincinnati Enquirer, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati Reds, Cincinnati Bengals, and Time Warner Cable. During her stint with Game Day Communications, she also was the special events coordinator of the Flying Pig Marathon in Cincinnati.

Prior to joining Game Day Communications, Mileham was an account executive WKFS & WVMX for three years. Prior to that, she served the Cincinnati Bengals as Asst. Director of Premium Seating & Community Relations for five years. She is a graduate of Ohio University and resides in Cincinnati.

Mileham will be located in the FOX Sports Ohio Cincinnati office.


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