ESPN President's Memo: Support The Troops; Also, We're Firing People

Below is a memo from ESPN president John Skipper, sent companywide just before the Memorial Day weekend and forwarded to us by a Bristol tipster. "This is the only communication we've received from upper management this week that mentions the layoffs," our tipster writes. Happy Memorial Day! » 5/28/13 11:27am 5/28/13 11:27am

In Wake Of School Massacre, ESPN Tells Staff To Stop Tweeting About…

Here's the email from ESPN senior vice president and executive producer Mark Gross to staff, regarding the shootings in Newtown, Conn. Newtown is 30 miles from ESPN headquarters in Bristol. » 12/14/12 5:12pm 12/14/12 5:12pm

George Bodenheimer Reminds Bristol Of The Wintry Economic Climate We're…

This afternoon ESPN President George Bodenheimer addressed his troops via video on ESPN's corporate intranet to let everyone know there's a hiring freeze, no more raises, and "downsizing" and "discontinuation" are imminent. » 1/28/09 3:15pm 1/28/09 3:15pm