Ted Leonsis

Theodore John Leonsis (born January 8, 1957) is a Greek- American sports team owner, venture capital investor, filmmaker, author, and philanthropist. He is a former senior executive with America Online (AOL). As the founder, chairman, and CEO of Monumental Sports & Entertainment, he is the majority owner of the National Hockey League's Washington Capitals, the National Basketball Association's Washington Wizards, the Women's National Basketball Association's Washington Mystics and the Verizon Center in Washington, D.C. He is a founding member and investor in the Revolution Growth Fund, which includes investments in FedBid, Resonate Networks, Optoro and CustomInk.
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  • #SFSNYC Recap: 5 Key Takeaways from This Year’s Summit

    … Last week, more than 350 marketers, solutions providers, technologists, and media executives assembled in a stylish TriBeCa loft for Street Fight’s annual summit to discuss pressing issues and developments in the connected local economy. The audience heard from seasoned investors like Ted Leonsis, established executives such as Dennis Crowley…

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  • 11 Luminaries You Don’t Want to Miss at Street Fight Summit New York 2015

    … a detailed agenda and buy tickets): Ted Leonsis is a co-founder and partner in the “speed-up capital” Revolution Growth Fund II, which currently has made investments in 12 companies, including Bigcommerce, Booker, RunKeeper, and sweetgreen. He’s also the founder, chairman, majority owner, and CEO of Monumental Sports & Entertainment, which owns…

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