Executive Bios

Seth Van Sickel

Seth Van Sickel leads product and operations at Sling TV, guiding his team to create innovative product, partnerships, technologies and operations practices for the company. Seth is responsible for overseeing Data and Analytics, Product Management and Design, Customer Experience, Operations and Sales.

Prior to transitioning to Sling in 2014, Seth served as the National Sales Manager of Special Distribution at DISH. In this role, he oversaw the five authorized distributors supporting the local retailer sales channel across the United States. 

Seth joined DISH in 2006 as a Field Sales Representative. In 2009, he became an Area Sales Manager for select markets throughout Iowa, Illinois and Wisconsin. Seth then served as a National Trainer for DISH from 2011 to 2012, writing and delivering group trainings for DISH Sales Channel Training. Before joining DISH, Seth began his career as an Automotive Advertising Sales Executive for the Sun Times News Group.

Seth graduated from Iowa State University with a Bachelor of Arts degree; he is an avid sports fan and enjoys traveling with his wife and daughter.