Frank Wall is senior vice president and national sales manager for Turner Sports Ad Sales. Wall is responsible for cultivating and maintaining client relationships across league partnerships including the NBA, NCAA, MLB and PGA, while also overseeing the regional sales offices in Atlanta, Chicago, Detroit and Los Angeles. Based in New York, he reports to Jon Diament, executive vice president, Turner Sports Ad Sales and Marketing.
Wall joined Turner Sports in January 2014, bringing more than two decades of sales experience to the division. Most recently, he was the publisher of Time Inc.’s Sports Illustrated and in that role, he successfully delivered strategic, multi-platform solutions for a wide variety of clients, including the majority of the top 100 sports marketers. Before that, he served as the publisher of MONEY and the group sales director for the TIME, FORTUNE, and MONEY publications where he spearheaded the evolution of many respected franchises such as TIME’s Person of the Year, MONEY’s Best Places to Live and the FORTUNE 500, among others. Wall also spent four years at Newcity and the Alternative Weekly Network, which includes the “Village Voice” and “LA Weekly.”
Wall is a member of the International Advertising Association and a 1994 graduate of Indiana University at Bloomington.
Turner Sports, a division of Turner, is an industry leader in televised and online sports programming, airing championship-level sporting events on TBS, TNT and truTV, and managing some of the most popular sports sites on the Internet. Turner Sports’ television lineup includes the NBA, Major League Baseball, the NCAA Division I Men’s Basketball Championship and professional golf. The company’s digital portfolio includes Bleacher Report, NCAA.com and March Madness Live, and PGA.com, as well as an accompanying collection of mobile websites and connected device apps. Turner Sports and the NBA also jointly manage NBA Digital, which includes NBA TV, NBA.com, NBA LEAGUE PASS, NBA Mobile, the NBA Game Time App, NBADLEAGUE.com and WNBA.com.
Turner Ad Sales monetizes the company's portfolio of leading entertainment, kids, news and sports properties through advertising and brand activations. Attracting a wide-scale audience of diverse consumers, the collection includes leading media brands CNN, HLN, Great Big Story, TBS, TNT, truTV, Cartoon Network, Boomerang, Adult Swim, Bleacher Report and Turner Sports' high-profile coverage of the NBA, MLB, NCAA, PGA and the newly-formed ELEAGUE. In addition, the company has digital sales partnerships with the NBA, NASCAR, NCAA and PGA.
Turner, a Time Warner company, creates and programs branded news, entertainment, animation and young adult media environments on television and other platforms for consumers around the world.