Lynn Kadri was promoted to vice president, special events marketing at ESPN in January 2008. In her role, Kadri’s responsibilities include overseeing all aspects of the company’s hospitality and ticket operations, including special events that support and showcase corporate initiatives.
Kadri, formerly senior director, special events marketing, was responsible for the planning and execution of the majority of the hospitality programs hosted by ESPN. Previously, she ran events for ESPN The Magazine and ESPN.com as a senior manager. Kadri started her career at ESPN in 1997 as part of the launch team for ESPN The Magazine.
Prior to joining ESPN, Kadri worked as a sales assistant and later in event marketing for Professional Sports Publications (PSP). Kadri began her career with the Chicago White Sox where she worked in marketing.
Kadri was graduated from the University of Notre Dame with a bachelor of arts degree in 1991.