Conn has been best described as a cross between: Paul Harvey & OPRAH.
I simply wanted to create something that is and feels genuine.
I got fed up with today’s version of news reporting, and literally got rid of my TV. Most of us have grown tired of Mass Media’s belief we want news reported in a negative style.
Conn Jackson’s NEWS & PERSPECTIVES was born as the only AUTHENTIC choice in the market place. What differentiates us is that We care about YOU not ratings!
He has blended his Disney experience of storytelling with his Harvard intellect.
“Conn can fill a room with love, joy, peace, patience and kindness even while speaking on tough topics. He shares relevant info, personal anecdotes and game changer conversations that move people.” – Ben Z. (viewer)
Conn’s Story Of Purpose
Overcoming adversity was a necessity for Jackson from a young age. Abandoned by his father at age 4, told at age 12 his learning disabilities were so severe that he would never graduate High School, Jackson persevered. He has distinguished degrees from Harvard, Cornell and attended the Kennedy School of Government.
After Cornell, Conn worked seven magical years with Disney including time at Disney University, Walt Disney Business Development, and Disney’s Creative Services. Upon graduating from Harvard Business School, Jackson accepted a position on Wall Street with an Investment Banking firm consulting some of the largest mutual fund managers in the world. Disillusioned by exposure to many questionable practices on Wall Street, Jackson resigned with a letter addressing the issues. After 9/11 and a broken engagement he began to see are real need to inspire and teach others share a focused positive vision for the world through his radio show “Connect Daily” with Conn Jackson”, syndicated TV show “Get Connected” and “LIVE” Get Connected Events.
“The difference of living an EXTRAORDINARY Life versus an Ordinary Life is easier than flipping a switch” — Conn Jackson
Jackson is a modern day “Renaissance Man” who passionately loves the arts, world travel, reading, music and romance. Jackson is presently writing a book called “Little ME: The Road To Purpose” It allows one to clearly see how they can make a BIG difference in the world.
Considered a servant leader, he follows a long family tradition of being called to lead, entertain and enlighten others. His Faith is at the core of his inspiration and guidance. Philippians 4:13 “I can do all things through him who strengthens me.”
Conn’s Testimony http://youtu.be/B0jT0b5xHac