DraftKings Life

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On DraftKings Life, we’re sitting down with the people who make DraftKings a leader in digital sports entertainment and gaming. Tune in as our global team of innovators chat about how we’re creating a place where belonging, creativity, and passion can thrive.

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  • Season 01

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  • BONUS EPISODE

    We’re back with a special bonus episode of the DraftKings Life Podcast and have not one but four guests. Tune in for advice on landing your next dream internship at DraftKings!

  • Episode 10

    This week on the DraftKings Life Podcast, we sat down with Head of Customer Experience, Jason Misiano, who talked about what brought him to DraftKings Inc., how vital the CX function is to the business, and much more.

  • Episode 09

    This week's episode of the DraftKings Life Podcast features Lance J., Senior Marketing Associate. Listen in to learn more about Lance's internal mobility journey and more about his work to start our DK Shades, Business Resource Group.

  • Episode 08

    Episode 8 of the DraftKings Life podcast is live with Patrick Cleary, Manager, Knowledge Management. Listen in to learn more about Patrick's career leading up to his time at DraftKings Inc., his passion for storytelling and how we are celebrating Pride.

  • Episode 07

    Happy Pride month! While some festivities have been postponed, here at DraftKings Inc., being inclusive is never canceled! This week we interview Vanessa Spatafora, Senior Manager of Inclusion, Equity & Belonging. Tune in to learn about the importance of her role, first impressions of DraftKings, and how we are celebrating virtually.

  • Episode 06

    This week on the DraftKings Life podcast we are featuring Dan Kesack, Director of Engineering for the DraftKings Sportsbook team, all the way from Dublin, Ireland! Listen in to learn more about Dan's move from Boston to Dublin and about the brand new office.

  • Episode 05

    What happens when an Aussie moves to Boston in the middle of January? Listen to episode 5 of the DraftKings Life Podcast to learn more about Jake W., Director, Reinvestment & Loyalty, and his first impressions of DraftKings.

  • Episode 04

    This week on the DraftKings Life podcast we are featuring Caro G., Product Owner for the Delivery Management team! Listen in to learn more about Caro's journey at DraftKings Inc.

  • Episode 03

    Episode 3 of the DraftKings Life podcast is now live! This week we featured long time oddsmaker and DK employee, Johnny Avello. Listen in to learn more about sports betting and our Las Vegas office.

  • Episode 02

    This week on the DraftKings Life podcast we interviewed Jack Murphy, Engineering Site Lead, all the way from Dublin, Ireland! Listen in to learn more about what it is like to help build a brand new DraftKings office.

  • Episode 01

    Today we launched our first DraftKings Life podcast episode featuring Kayla S., Senior Communications Associate. We will be releasing bi-weekly episodes to give listeners an insider's view into life at DraftKings.

  • Episode 06

    The final episode of 2020 and Season 2 of the DraftKings Life Podcast is a special one, featuring two DraftKings employees that you may recognize. Listen in to learn more about Emerson Lotzia and Jessie Coffield, On-Camera Talent, and their journey at DraftKings.

  • Episode 05

    We’re excited to bring you a bonus episode featuring our 2020 Hackathon winners. Tune in to learn how their winning idea was formed, roadblocks overcame, and what it was like working together remotely.

  • Episode 04

    On this episode of the DraftKings Life Podcast, we interviewed Chrissie Gorman, VP of Strategic Initiatives. We learned about her career path, involvement in DraftKings’ public offering, and what she learned from Duke’s Men’s Basketball coach, Coach K, in her previous life as a Co-founder and CEO.

  • Episode 03

    This week we sat down with Monika Hristova, R&D Team Leader, all the way from our Sofia office in Bulgaria. Monika focuses on what it is like to be a woman in tech and a leader at DraftKings. We also learn more about her life outside of work and her passion for trail running, mountain biking, and reading. Check it out!

  • Episode 02

    This week on the DraftKings Life Podcast, Jason and Meg sit down with Bryan Conneely, Senior Software Engineering Manager, all the way from Dublin, Ireland! Listen in to learn more about what it is like to help build a new DraftKings team in Dublin remotely.

  • Episode 01

    We sat down with Chief People Officer, Graham Walters to learn about what it's been like to watch the company transform from a startup to a leading innovator in the sports gaming and digital entertainment space.

  • Episode 09

    This week on the DraftKings Life Podcast, we’re highlighting one of our fastest growing teams--VIP. We sit down with two leaders on our VIP team to learn about the teams’ focus and how they are working with our customers every day. Curious about what skills and experience we look for in the interview process? Tune in to get the inside scoop about starting a career on our VIP Team!

  • Episode 08

    This week on the DraftKings Life podcast we chatted with Lauren Tropeano, VP of Talent Management, about her time at DraftKings. We learned about her career, effort the people's team is making to support remote work, what culture means to her, internal mobility and more. Tune in!

  • Episode 07

    We enjoyed having Brandon Miller, Director, Customer Experience, on the DraftKings Life Podcast this week. Brandon shares his experience working for DraftKings back in 2014, how the CX team supports multiple products, hiring initiatives this year, and more!

  • Episode 06

    We conclude Women’s History Month’s celebration by welcoming our newest executive to the podcast, Jen Aguiar, Chief Compliance Officer. Jen shares how she got started in Compliance, goals for her new role, and how she met co-founder and CEO, Jason Robins. Tune in!

  • Episode 05

    We are back with another exciting episode of the DraftKings Life Podcast. This week we interview two female leaders from our Women’s Business Resource Group at DraftKings, Mia Tantillo and Sarah Juselius. We learn about their roles in the company, how they started the group, and initiatives around Women’s History Month!

  • Episode 04

    On this episode of the DraftKings Life Podcast, we celebrate Women’s History Month with a special guest, Jamie Shea, VP of Sportsbook Operations. We debunk myths about working in sports betting during the episode, learn about Jamie’s favorite woman in sports, and how she helped launch the first DraftKings Sportsbook App.

  • Episode 03

    We continue our celebration of #blackhistorymonth on the DraftKings Life Podcast with the co-chair of the DKShades Business Resource Group, Anthony Cooley! Tune in to learn how Cooley got involved with DKShades, what’s on the horizon for 2021, and a 2-minute drill round for the ages!

  • Episode 02

    We’re celebrating Black History Month on the DraftKings Life Podcast this month! Bianca Sullivan, Inclusion, Equity + Belonging Specialist, joined us to talk about our Business Resource Groups, playing D1 Lacrosse at a Historically Black College, and a pair of new company holidays!

  • Episode 01

    Season 3 of The DraftKings Life Podcast is kicking off with two special guests, your hosts, Jason Jones and Meg Powers. Listen in as they give a behind-the-scenes look into their DraftKings experience. They touch on internal mobility, advice to candidates, and how the podcast got started.

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