AAF-NM October Luncheon featuring Jason King with Clear Channel Outdoor - Albuquerque
Courtyard Marriott, Albuquerque
5151 Journal Center NE Albuquerque, NM87109
Learn about PR-101 from:Â
Jason King, VP/Corporate Communications, Clear Channel Outdoor
As vice president of Corporate Communications, Jason D. King oversees and executes communications and media strategies for Clear Channel Outdoorâ€™s 38 markets in the U.S., plus over 200 airport advertising contracts operated by Clear Channel Airports. An accomplished media strategist, Jason has developed innovative PR campaigns for new Outdoor media assets including; Sunset Millennium, Penn Plaza NY, Boston's South Station, Reagan and Dulles Airports. And most recently, King crafted and executed the public relations strategy to introduce first-to-market innovations, such as Clear Channel OutdoorÂ RADARÂ and programmatic buying to mainstream media and ad trade press. This caught the eye of AdWeek editors resulting in Clear Channel Outdoor being named one of the Top Mobile Innovators of 2016. Additionally, as the sole PR practitioner for the organization, Jason has collaborated with all local CCO markets, including Albuquerque, to create winning PR strategies to both protect and grow the business.
In his capacity as head of communications, King also has the pleasure and awesome responsibility of overseeing and executing the organizationâ€™s Corporate Social Responsibility program which includes campaigns designed to protect public safety, encourage discovery of arts, education and promote diversity and environmental protection. And in May of 2017, King accepted the Ad Councilâ€™s highest honor, the Crystal Bell, for his and CCOâ€™s work to combat texting and driving.
And his â€œwhy?â€ Because everyone knows a memorable billboard and no one remembers the last great banner ad they saw.
Jason, his wife, two daughters and West Highland White Terrier, live in Westchester, NY, where they are surrounded by chipmunks, deer and very few ornamental flowers.Â