Ken LeSesne

Ken LeSesne


Ken LeSesne

Ken LeSesne was named General and National Sales Manager of WJXX, the ABC portion of Gannett's duopoly in Jacksonville, Florida in September of 2008. Previously he was the National Sales Manager of the station since January 2001.

LeSesne began his career in broadcasting at WTLV in May of 1972 as a studio cameraman. After spending three years in the production studio and four years as a news cameraman/editor he moved into sales as an account executive in 1979. LeSesne joined Gannett in 1988 and sold locally for WTLV for 21 years before leaving the business in 1999. After spending a year in commercial fleet leasing and six months as regional sales manager with an advertising agency, LeSesne returned to Gannett.

LeSesne graduated suma cum laude from Edward Waters College with a degree in Organizational Management.

His wife Darletha is an ordained minister. They have three adult daughters and six grandchildren.