American Society of Magazine Editors

Chris Jansen

Head of U.S. News and Publishing, Global Partnerships


In Google’s Global Partnerships group, Chris Jansen works with publisher partners to help them monetize their assets and grow their businesses with Google's ad technology and publishing solutions. Jansen began his career in broadcasting, delivering news on-air for several radio stations in his home state of Arizona. He then worked at Scientific American magazine, before returning to broadcasting, this time on the business side in ad sales research at Univision Television. Jansen then spent eight years at Kantar Media Intelligence, a division of WPP, providing market research and competitive intelligence to agencies, advertisers and all types of media sellers in digital, print, TV, radio and out-of-home. Just prior to joining Google seven years ago, Jansen was an adjunct professor at LaGuardia Community College in Queens, NY teaching communications and broadcasting courses. Jansen holds a degree in electronic media and is a 2016 alum of Harvard Medical School’s Executive MD program.