NFL Names Charlie Yook as Executive Producer of NFL Media
Long-time producer and executive Charlie Yook has been named Executive Producer of NFL Media. In this role, he is responsible for overseeing content produced by the NFL Media Group based in Los Angeles, which includes NFL Network and the NFL’s digital properties. Additionally, Yook is responsible for managing the production of NFL Network’s studio and on-location event programming.
“We are incredibly excited for Charlie as he takes this next step in his career,” says Mark Quenzel, Senior Vice President, Head of Content. “Throughout the years, Charlie has consistently proven to be a dynamic producer and hands on leader with an incredible attention to detail and an inspired ability to connect teams, departments and platforms to produce amazing content. We are eager to see what this next chapter for the NFL Media Group brings under his leadership.”
Yook joined NFL Network in 2006 and has overseen a number of key shows and events during his time with the network. Most recently, he led the network’s overall production of the NFL Draft, a position he has held since 2014. Yook’s involvement with NFL Network’s production of the NFL Draft began in 2007.
Additionally, Yook served in a variety of roles on the production side for NFL Network’s NFL GameDay Morning from 2009-15. Under his leadership, NFL GameDay Morning – the most comprehensive NFL pregame show on television – earned two Sports Emmy Award nominations in the category of Outstanding Studio Show – Weekly.
Yook’s work with NFL Network also includes being an integral part of the re-launch of NFL Network’s signature nightly show, NFL Total Access, in 2015.
Prior to joining NFL Network, Yook worked at FOX Sports Net as a show producer. A Chicago native, Yook graduated from Miami University in 1996 with a B.S. in Broadcast Journalism, and a double-minor in Spanish and Political Science.