The High Point native is a serial Emmy award-winner and sports producer, executive producer of FOX Sports’ World Cup coverage and CONCACAF Gold Cup coverage. Neal worked at NBC for 30 years where he produced nine Olympics, four NBA Finals, two World Series and a Super Bowl pregame show. This work and more garnered his 34 Emmy Awards.
Neal’s new responsibilities include managing all live programming broadcast by FOX Sports; FOX Sports 1; FOX Sports’ regional networks; FSMG digital platforms; and all other national and international News Corp. assets during the Super Bowl. He will also coordinate production and operational needs leading up to and including the game broadcast.
Neal is also chairman of the Nido R. Qubein School of Communication Advisory Board and discussed his new responsibilities and the career that got him to this point at HPU.