Ed Goren, Former Fox Sports President and Vice Chairman signs on with the EFLI.
"Ed is one of the most respected, experienced sports television executives in the country and has played a key role in making Fox Sports the Industry leader it is today."David Hill, CEO & Chairman FOX Sports Media Group, FOX Sports May 26, 2010
Mr. Goren's Accomplishments include:
The EFLI began airing its games on Ten Sports, India's top sports network, on September 22, 2012. The EFLI has an agreement to showcase 370 games with a five year deal on Ten Sports. Ten Sports registered an astonishing 51% viewership rating among all sports viewers, last quarter ended June 30, 2012. The sports business industry in India is considered one of the fastest growing sports industries in the world.
Ed Goren joins the EFLI saying:
"I am looking forward to working with Ten Sports as I did with CBS and FOX. My intention is to help the EFLI become one of the most recognizable brands in India's young, vibrant and growing sports industry.
It is an extraordinary opportunity to work with the number one sports broadcaster, (Ten Sports), in a market that is five times larger than that of the United States with relatively speaking much less competition from other Indian branded sports leagues. I feel our timing of entry is right. As we move forward some of these young men will be the future stars of the EFLI. Ultimately, I appreciate the philanthropic vision that permeates the EFLI.
As exciting as the launch of the EFLI is to me, I'm equally as excited about the opportunity the league is providing for young men in India to get started playing Flag, High School and College Football."
The EFLI has added Ed Goren to it's growing list of talent which includes Sandy Grossman, (8 Time Emmy Award Winning TV Director), Mark Wahlberg, ( Time Magazine's Top 100 Most Influential People in the World), Kurt and Brenda Warner, (Philanthropists, Top Sports Talent and TV Personality), Mike Ditka, Michael Irvin and Ron Jaworski, (Top NFL Players and TV Personalities), Brandon Chillar, (Highest Paid Indian Athlete and Ex Green Bay Packer), Gibran Hamden, (First Professional Pakistani NFL Player).
Ed Goren takes the position as Director of Strategic Alliances as a Board Member for the Elite Football League of India Inc. October 9, 2012.