Since graduating from Arizona State University, Jackie Kardesh has quickly built a career in theValley’s media industry through her work at the Phoenix Business Journal. Kardesh oversees allaspects of the publication’s Marketing, including branding and outreach. These marketing initiativesinclude business development programs, local social media activities as well as implementingcustomer service best practices with clients and end consumers.
Kardesh is an active member of the Phoenix business community, serving as a board member ofEast Valley Emerging Leaders, assisting the Governors Celebration of Innovation and is a pastpresident of the American Marketing Association-Phoenix. Personally, she has also been involvedlocally with Big Brothers Big Sisters, United Way and as a foster home for Circle L Animal Rescue.
In August of 2010, Kardesh married her long time partner, Eric Kardesh. With her free time sheenjoys experimenting with favorite recipes, playing with her three dogs and living an active lifestylein sunny Arizona.