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A conversation with Bill Rasmussen

In 2010 when ESPN turned 31our founder Bill Rasmussen and members of his family came to Bristol for a ceremony during which the flagpole in the middle of our campus was dedicated to him.
Throughout that day, the old stories were flying and someone said "we should tape these conversations" and so we did.
Bill returned to Bristol earlier this spring and we recruited Chuck Pagano, EVP & Chief Technology Officer and Bill Lamb, Vice-President, Transmission, two of the handful of folks who were here in September of 1979, to join him and share their stories.
That conversation is broken into 18 short segments with the 2nd half featuring questions from six employees who weren't yet born when ESPN went on the air: Brent Colborne, Melissa Fazzio, Joshua Gamage, Victoria Vaynberg, Rachel Nance and Matthew Hutvagner.
In 2010 when ESPN turned 31our founder Bill Rasmussen and members of his family came to Bristol for a ceremony during which the flagpole in the middle of our campus was dedicated to him.
Throughout that day, the old stories were flying and someon...

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