Michael Crotty Named CFO of Players’ Tribune

He joins from Showtime.

The Players’ Tribune (TPT), the pro athlete-centric site founded by Derek Jeter, has named Michael Crotty chief financial officer. 

Crotty come to TPT from Showtime Networks, where he served as senior vp, affiliate revenue and business operations. He previously worked for Smithsonian Networks.

“Michael brings with him a proven background in corporate finance and strategic planning, as well as a passion for building new platforms,” said TPT president Jaymee Messler, in a statement. “He is joining us at an exciting time and is sure to make an immediate impact as we continue to grow.”