Regional President, Clear Channel Outdoor-Northeast
As Regional President of Clear Channel Outdoor (CCO)-Northeast, Jack Jessen has direct responsibility for New York, Boston, Philadelphia, Washington D.C., Salisbury and Atlanta markets. He oversees all areas of sales, real estate, public affairs, operations and finance across the region.
Jessen has over 25 years in the media industry. Prior to his current role, he served as President and General Manager for CCO-Atlanta through 2016. And prior to joining CCO, Jack held several senior sales leadership roles with the Atlanta Journal-Constitution (AJC) across their digital and print platforms as their Advertising Sales Director.
Before the AJC, Jessen held senior sales and leadership roles at WebHelp as the Regional Vice President of Sales, SITEL Corporation as Vice President and General Manager and Time Warner Cable as the Director of Operations. And he began his professional career in public accounting with KPMG – Peat Marwick.
Jessen holds a bachelor’s degree in accounting and a master’s in business administration, both from the University of Nebraska.
Jessen serves on the Board of Directors for the Metro Atlanta Chamber, the Gwinnett County Chamber of Commerce and the Outdoor Advertising Association of Georgia. He is also on the Executive Advisory Board of the Atlanta Chapter of the American Marketing Association and a member of the Downtown Atlanta Rotary Club. In addition, he is actively involved in supporting the Atlanta Community Food Bank and Camp Twin Lakes.