The Cable Show 2012

Michael Warsaw

President & CEO
EWTN Global Catholic Network

Michael Warsaw

Michael P. Warsaw is the President & Chief Executive Officer of Eternal Word Television Network, Inc. (EWTN), the world’s largest religious media network based in Irondale, Alabama, USA. Using all facets of technology, EWTN’s global reach includes ten television networks, shortwave, satellite and AM/FM radio services, online and digital media services, news and publishing.

Mr. Warsaw joined EWTN in 1991 and has held senior management positions in the areas of television production, satellite operations and technical services. He was named President of EWTN in 2000 and assumed the post of chief executive officer in 2009. In that capacity he oversees the Network’s strategic direction and mission around the world.

Mr. Warsaw is a member of the board of EWTN and serves as chief executive or managing director of EWTN’s affiliate organizations both domestically and internationally. With the Network’s 2011 acquisition of the National Catholic Register, Mr. Warsaw assumed the role of publisher of that newspaper.

Prior to joining EWTN, Mr. Warsaw was employed by the Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception in Washington, D.C. While there he first held the post of Assistant Director of Liturgy and later established the Basilica’s Department of Communications, serving as its first Director.

He currently serves as a member of the Board of Directors of the Catholic Radio Association and the Board of Trustees of the Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception. He is also a member of Legatus.

Born in Springfield, Massachusetts, Warsaw completed undergraduate studies in religion and religious education at The Catholic University of America in Washington, D.C., where he also did graduate work in the field of Liturgical Studies.

Mr. Warsaw resides in Birmingham, Alabama with his wife, Dr. Jacqueline Leary-Warsaw, son, Michael Warsaw, Jr. and daughter Angelica Elizabeth Warsaw.


Independents Day: Strategies for Success from Indy Cable Programmers
Wednesday, May 23, 2012
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Room 156AB East