Outdoor Sportsman Group Integrated Media
Jeff Paro, President and Chief Executive Officer of Integrated Media at KSE’s Outdoor Sportsman Group is a 30-year veteran of enthusiast multimedia publishing, TV production and new business development.
Outdoor Sportsman Group was created in 2014 following the successful acquisition of InterMedia Outdoors Inc., Outdoor Channel and World Fishing Network. KSE’s Outdoor Sportsman Group is a division of KSE Media Ventures, LLC, a subsidiary of Kroenke Sports & Entertainment and the corporate entity of KSE’s outdoor related multichannel network, publishing and digital media assets. The Group is comprised of Outdoor Channel, Sportsman Channel, World Fishing Network, 15 leading outdoor magazines and 17 top websites. The Division also includes KSE’s TV production operations, Winnercom and OSGIM’s Original productions.
Prior to joining KSE, Paro was president and chief executive officer of InterMedia Outdoors Inc, and before that president of Primedia’s Outdoor, Marine, Equine and Action Sports Groups. Prior to joining Primedia, Paro spent 6 years with Times Mirror as VP Group Publisher for Field and Stream and Outdoor Life Magazines, Senior Vice President of Times Mirror Magazines and President of The Outdoor Company. Paro served on the Executive Committee at Times Mirror and was part of the team that ultimately sold Times Mirror Magazines to Time Inc. Paro began his career at The New York Times Company.