Amy Howe serves as the CEO of FanDuel Group with responsibility for the company’s core commercial functions across its Sportsbook, Casino, Racing and Daily Fantasy units. Howe joined FanDuel Group from Live Nation Entertainment where she held several positions of increasing authority. This culminated as Global Chief Operating Officer (COO) of Ticketmaster, the largest division of Live Nation Entertainment. As COO of Ticketmaster, Howe led the digital transformation and modernization of the company’s ticketing platform and business model, doubling its growth in gross ticketing value and growing the mobile app install base by 400%. During her tenure at Ticketmaster, Howe testified before the United States Congress Subcommittee for Energy and Commerce. Prior to Live Nation Entertainment, Howe enjoyed a distinguished career as a Partner at McKinsey & Company in Los Angeles. She advised many Fortune 500 clients in the Media & Entertainment, Retail, and Consumer Product Goods sectors across a wide range of issues, including growth strategy, restructuring/turnaround, organizational transformation and commercial and operational excellence. Howe frequently helps to mentor women in business and sits on the Women’s Leadership Board for the Sports Innnovation Lab along with 21 of the industry’s most influential women in sports, media, and technology. Howe was also nominated to the 2017 Sports Business Journal Game Changers: Women in Sports Business and to Billboard Magazine’s 100 Most Powerful Women in Music list. Howe earned her Masters in Business Administration from the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania and graduated with a Bachelors of Science from Cornell University. Howe and her husband and three children make their home in Southern California.
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