Senior Vice President & General Manager, MLS Digital
Chris Schlosser is an experienced digital leader who creates innovative strategies and products for North American sports fans. Schlosser runs the digital business for Major League Soccer (MLS), overseeing digital strategy, content creation, and product development. Through Schlosser’s leadership MLS has experienced significant growth in digital revenue and audience size over the past five years. In recognition of his efforts, Schlosser was named to Sports Business Journal’s 2016 Forty Under 40 class.
Under his guidance, MLS Digital experienced a landmark year in 2015, launching modern, responsive websites for the League and all 20 Clubs; driving innovation and reach across core social media platforms, products and properties; developing a robust and integrated content programming strategy; and delivering financial success with record advertising revenue and digital-product subscriptions.
Prior to joining MLS, Schlosser worked at Microsoft where he helped develop advertising sales strategies in markets around the world. Additionally, Schlosser worked with many of Microsoft's largest advertising partners to deliver groundbreaking digital marketing campaigns across MSN's product suite. Despite a 206 cell phone number, Schlosser is a New Yorker at heart, living in Manhattan with his wife, Emily.