Joe Abruzzese

President of Advertising Sales, Discovery Communications

Joe Abruzzese oversees all advertising sales for Discovery’s suite of US networks, including Discovery Channel and Discovery Fit and Health. He also directs advertising sales efforts for Discovery’s network websites. Prior to joining Discovery in 2002, Joe spent 11 years at the top sales post at CBS, as well as a decade at NBC in sports sales, planning, and business affairs. Joe has fully embraced the Family Reach mission as the lead sponsor of many different Family Reach events. He has dedicated his annual 100-mile cycling ride in the Hamptons into a Reach Athlete event. All riders wear Family Reach team cycling jerseys and raise money and awareness for the Family Reach mission.