SR. ACCOUNT MANAGER
Jessica Kirst joined Colonial Marketing Group in August of 2012. After spending over ten years in television advertising sales and management, she wanted to continue helping clients grow their businesses but not be limited to only working with one product. By joining Colonial Marketing Group, she is able to help clients with all aspects of their marketing from start to finish.
Jessica currently works with clients in a variety of industries including Automotive, Health Care, Home Services and Retail. She is well versed in creative strategy, media planning and negotiating and co-op reimbursement.
Her clients would say that she is passionate about what she does, but also about their businesses as well, and she serves as an advocate for their business when developing and executing their marketing strategies.
Born in Silver Creek, NY, a small town of about 3,000 people, 45 minutes south of Buffalo NY, Jessica left town to go to college in city with more than one stop light. After graduating from The University of Dayton with a B.A in Communication, she moved to Flint, MI as the Promotions Manager at WSMH-TV. Jessica headed back to Ohio to join the team at WBDT-TV in sales and after a quick stop in Cincinnati, moved to Memphis as the Internet Sales Manager and then Local Sales Manager at WPTY-TV. Jessica arrived in Wilmington as the Local Sales Manager at WECT-TV prior to joining Colonial Marketing Group.
When Jessica is not in the office or meeting with clients, she is teaching her son, Brennen, how to be a ninja warrior and helping her daughter, Quincie, practice her rock star dance moves. When she’s not with her kids, she is at the beach, running so she can stay in shape to chase after them. Jessica enjoys traveling, watching Ohio St. football and traveling to watch Ohio St. football.