Litner Named Mets Network President

Feb 14, 2005  •  Post A Comment

Jon Litner today was named president of the New York Mets’ new regional sports network. Mr. Litner is executive VP and chief operating officer of the National Hockey League.

He will join the new regional network, which is co-owned by Sterling Entertainment Enterprises (a media company formed by the owners of the Mets), Time Warner Cable and Comcast, effective Feb. 22.

Before joining the NHL, Mr. Litner was senior VP of programming at ABC Sports.