Jerry Canning currently serves as Industry Director, Financial Services for Google. In this capacity, he works with marketers across banking, lending, insurance, investment/brokerage, credit card and credit report categories. In addition to his experience in financial services, Jerry has also managed Travel, Elections and Local teams while at Google. He joined the company in late 2004 from The Excite Network; prior media experience included three years at Turner Broadcasting, where he developed integrated solutions for key partners for the CNN, TBS and TNT cable networks. Jerry got his start at Foot Locker, where he had a ten-year run managing its sports marketing sponsorships, including partnerships with the NBA, NFL and MLB. Jerry is currently a board member of the New York Advertising Club, where he was recently awarded the 2011 President’s Award. He is also on the board of the NY’s Business Marketing Association. He earned his degree in Communications/Business from Muhlenberg College in Allentown, PA.