Sports and biz stars meet in AOL’s Win/Win

AOL has so far premiered 13 of the 16 original series that were announced at this year's NewFronts in May.
November 10, 2014

AOL premiered the first 5 episodes of its new AOL Originals docu-series Win/Win on Friday.

The short-form series brings together sports stars and business leaders to discuss their journeys, challenges and victories in their respective industries.

The athlete/business exec pairings in the first 5 episodes are as follows:

  • Philadelphia Phillies All-Star Jimmy Rollins and Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg (pictured)
  • Cleveland Browns All-Pro cornerback Joe Haden and Karmaloop founder and CEO Greg Selkoe
  • AS Roma defender and longtime stalwart of England’s national soccer team Ashley Cole and AS Roma team owner James Pallotta
  • Eight-time Olympic medalist (and Dancing with the Stars champion) Apolo Ono, and Susan Kellogg, president of contemporary brands for the VF Corporation
  • New York Mets pitcher Matt Harvey and GQ Magazine editor-in-chief Jim Nelson

Win/Win is executive produced by Mike Tollin and Jon Weinbach for Mandalay Sports Media.

So far, 13 of AOL’s 16 originals announced at this year’s NewFronts have premiered. The 3 that have yet to come are Inspired, That’s Racist, and the long-from series Connected.

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Todd is StreamDaily's U.S. West Coast Correspondent. He has written for a wide range of publications, including The Hollywood Reporter, Variety, the Los Angeles Times, the New York Post, NylonGuys and, yes, even the Weekly World News. Earlier in his career, he served as senior editor for the pioneering alternative movie magazine Film Threat. You can reach him at toddrlongwell[at] or on twitter @toddlongwell1


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