Ben Sherwood

Co-Chairman at The Walt Disney Co. /Media Networks

Ben Sherwood

Ben Sherwood

Co-Chairman at The Walt Disney Co. /Media Networks

Overview
Career Highlights

Disney | ABC Television Group
ABC News, Inc.
The Walt Disney Co. /Media Networks

RelSci Relationships

3073

Number of Boards

5

Contact Data
Trying to get in touch with Ben Sherwood? Subscribe today to access their professional contact information and receive a one time promotion of free Contact Data credits!
Relationships
RelSci Relationships are individuals Ben Sherwood likely has professional access to. A relationship does not necessarily indicate a personal connection.

President & Chief Executive Officer at National Constitution Center

Relationship likelihood: Strong

President of ESPN & Co-Chair, Disney Media Networks at The Walt Disney Company

Relationship likelihood: Strong

Co-Founder at The Charles R. Bronfman Prize Foundation

Relationship likelihood: Strong

President at Council on Foreign Relations

Relationship likelihood: Strong

Co-Founder at The Carlyle Group LP

Relationship likelihood: Strong

Partner at Dilworth Paxson LLP

Relationship likelihood: Strong

Former Co-Chairman, Media Networks at The Walt Disney Company

Relationship likelihood: Strong

President, Global Distribution at The Walt Disney Co. /Media Networks

Relationship likelihood: Strong

Executive Director & Chief Executive Officer at National Writing Project

Relationship likelihood: Strong

Senior Fellow at Harvard University - Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs at the John F. Kennedy School of Government

Relationship likelihood: Strong

Paths to Ben Sherwood
Potential Connections via
Relationship Science
You
Ben Sherwood
Co-Chairman at The Walt Disney Co. /Media Networks
Family Members
Sibling

The Belfer Center is the hub of the Harvard Kennedy School's research, teaching, and training in international security affairs, environmental and resource issues, and science and technology policy. In 2014, the Belfer Center was ranked the world's #1 University Affiliated Think Tank by University of Pennsylvania’s Think Tanks and Civil Societies Program.

Education
Master's in British Imperial History

Magdalen College is one of the constituent colleges of the University of Oxford in England. As of 2011, the college had an estimated financial endowment of £168.1 million.Magdalen College was founded in 1458 by William of Waynflete, Bishop of Winchester.

AB in American Government & History

The oldest corporation in the Western Hemisphere is the Harvard Corporation, known formally as the President and Fellows of Harvard College. It is the smaller of Harvard’s two governing boards; the other is the Board of Overseers. Following are the members of the Harvard Corporation.

Memberships
Member
Current

Council on Foreign Relations, Inc. provides and disseminates ideas on foreign policies to individuals, corporate members, journalists and policy makers. It operates a forum for government officials, students and other interested parties to study and discuss world issues and impact on American foreign policies. The company publishes Foreign Affairs, a magazine that comes out six times a year, along with books and studies by its own scholars. Council on Foreign Relations was founded in 1921 and is headquartered in New York City, NY.

Career History
Co-Chairman
2015 - Current
President
Current

The Disney/ABC Television Group is composed of The Walt Disney Company’s (NYSE: DIS) global entertainment and news television properties, owned television stations, and radio and publishing businesses. This includes ABC Entertainment Group, ABC News, ABC Owned Television Stations Group, Disney Channels Worldwide, ABC Family, and SOAPnet, as well as Disney/ABC Domestic Television and Disney Media Distribution. The Company’s equity interest in A+E Networks rounds out the Group’s portfolio of media businesses.

Co-Chair, Disney Media Networks & President, Disney, ABC Television Group
Current

The Walt Disney Co. is a diversified international family entertainment and media enterprise. It operates through the following segments: Media Networks, Parks & Resorts, Studio Entertainment and Consumer Products & Interactive Media. The Media Networks segment includes cable and broadcast television networks, television production and distribution operations, domestic television stations, radio networks and stations. The Parks and Resorts segment owns and operates the Walt Disney World Resort in Florida; the Disneyland Resort in California; Aulani, a Disney Resort & Spa in Hawaii; the Disney Vacation Club; the Disney Cruise Line; and Adventures by Disney. The Studio Entertainment segment produces and acquires live-action and animated motion pictures, direct-to-video content, musical recordings and live stage plays. This segment distributes films primarily under the Walt Disney Pictures, Pixar, Marvel, Lucasfilm and Touchstone banners. The Consumer Products and Interactive Media segment licenses the company's trade names, characters and visual and literary properties to various manufacturers, game developers, publishers and retailers throughout the world. It also develops and publishes games, primarily for mobile platforms, and books, magazines and comic books. This segment also distributes branded merchandise directly through retail, online and wholesale businesses. The Walt Disney was founded by Walter Elias Disney on October 16, 1923 and is headquartered in Burbank, CA.

Non-Profit Donations & Grants

Learn how non-profit organizations benefit from RelSci
$1,000 - $4,999
2008

The Center for Public Integrity is an investigative news firm that gives voice to the public and sparks change by going behind closed doors to reveal abuses of power in Washington. The company was founded in 1989 by Charles Lewis and is headquartered in Washington, DC.

$1,000 - $2,499
2005

The Center for Public Integrity is an investigative news firm that gives voice to the public and sparks change by going behind closed doors to reveal abuses of power in Washington. The company was founded in 1989 by Charles Lewis and is headquartered in Washington, DC.

$500 +
2002

The Center for Public Integrity is an investigative news firm that gives voice to the public and sparks change by going behind closed doors to reveal abuses of power in Washington. The company was founded in 1989 by Charles Lewis and is headquartered in Washington, DC.

This web site is not endorsed by, directly affiliated with, maintained, authorized, or sponsored by Ben Sherwood. The use of any trade name or trademark is for identification and reference purposes only and does not imply any association with the trademark holder. The Presence of Ben Sherwood's profile does not indicate a business or promotional relationship of any kind between RelSci and Ben Sherwood.