Jesse S. Harriott
Chief Analytics Officer, Constant Contact
Dr. Jesse Harriott has been a research and analytics professional for more than twenty years and has held various client- and supplier-side analytics leadership positions. He is currently Chief Analytics Officer at Constant Contact, a marketing solutions company that helps over 500,000 organizations generate repeat business and referrals through email marketing, social media marketing, event marketing, local deals, and online surveys. Prior to Constant Contact, Harriott was the Chief Knowledge Officer for Monster Worldwide, where he conceived and built a global analytics business division focused on the human capital marketplace in the United States, Europe, and Asia. Dr. Harriott also pioneered the creation of the Monster Employment Index, the first measure of online recruitment activity, which is currently in more than thirty countries and is followed by millions of people each month. He also led web analytics, business intelligence, competitive intelligence, data governance, marketing research, and sales analytics departments for Monster.
Prior to Monster, Dr. Harriott created an analytics consulting practice for the e-commerce company Gomez, Inc., where his team led projects for Internet start-ups and well-known brands, including Orbitz.com, WebMD, and Fidelity. He has advised many private and public organizations regarding analytics and labor market issues, including the White House, the Department of Labor, the European Commission, the Federal Reserve, the National Governors Association, the Clinton Global Initiative, and various United States senators. He has authored several publications, including as co-author of the book, Finding Keepers, which has been published in North America, South America, Europe, and Asia, and discusses the challenges faced by companies in today’s talent market. Dr. Harriott also taught at the University of Chicago and holds an MA and a PhD in Experimental Psychology from DePaul University. He has appeared in various media outlets including CNBC, The Wall Street Journal, The New York Times, CBS radio, Bloomberg, and Reuters. He has also won several awards including the Platinum Award from PR News and an Ogilvy Award from the Advertising Research Foundation, and he was named by Boston Business Journal as one of Boston's top 40 under 40. Dr. Harriott lives in New Hampshire with his family.