Sean Gleason '22 Contributor Since 2022

CEO and Commissioner | PBR (Professional Bull Riders)


Sean Gleason is CEO and Commissioner of Professional Bull Riders, one of America’s fastest-growing sports. PBR has 82.5 million fans, according to ESPN Sports Poll, and its broadcasts on CBS average more than 1 million viewers. Outside the U.S., through global television distribution, PBR is seen in 130 territories. Gleason was named PBR’s CEO in 2015 — the year the organization was acquired by global sports and entertainment leader Endeavor.

Thought Leadership By Sean:

Cowboy Renaissance Drives PBR’s Visionary Expansion to Form New Team League

How the centuries-old tradition of bull riding led to a sports league of unparalleled excitement.
By Sean Gleason | PBR (Professional Bull Riders)