Ray Hennessey

Ray Hennessey

President & Chief Executive Officer

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An accomplished journalist and business leader, Ray oversees all JConnelly’s service teams, providing strategic guidance and support to the agency and its clients.

With more than 25 years of media, marketing and management experience, Ray has spent his career at the convergence of traditional and emerging communications channels. He most recently served as JConnelly’s president and Chief Innovation Officer, developing technology and content platforms for a variety of clients. Before that, he served as Editorial Director for Entrepreneur, where he launched the Entrepreneur360 and Top Company Culture franchises, as well as the Entrepreneur Network video channel.

Ray is also on the board of Invest in Others Charitable Foundation.

Previously, Ray helped launch the FOX Business Network, where he served as founding Business News Director. Earlier in his career, he was editor at SmartMoney.com and Dow Jones, a daily on-air contributor at CNBC and the IPO columnist at The Wall Street Journal.