Matt Edelman is the Chief Commercial Officer of Super League Gaming, the leading esports platform for amateur competitive gamers. Super League runs local gaming competitions and national city-vs-city tournaments enabling esports fans to join in-person branded teams and play like the pros. Matt oversees the company’s revenue, marketing, content and business development activities. Matt met the Super League team while serving as the Head of Digital Operations and Marketing Solutions for WME-IMG, where, among other responsibilities, he assisted with the formation of ELEAGUE in a joint venture with Turner.
At WME-IMG, Matt focused on three areas: digital audience and revenue growth across the company’s live events within the sports, fashion, culinary and entertainment verticals; spearheading digital consulting services offered to consumer, media and sports brands, college and university athletics programs, and talent; managing direct-to-consumer digital content businesses inclusive of two OTT properties.
Prior to joining WME-IMG, Matt was the CEO/Founder or on the executive team of multiple early stage digital media companies, after having been an entertainment industry executive responsible for helping to build Marvel Comics film and television business and launch Marvel.com. Earlier in his career, Matt was an investment banking analyst.
Matt grew up outside of New York City, graduated from Princeton University with a degree in Politics and moved to Los Angeles when he was hired by Marvel. He currently lives in Santa Monica with his wife and two children.