Jackson Kelly brings a formidable breadth of decades of global marketing and business experience to his talents as a Realtor. Prior to joining the Dorsey Alston team, Jackson spent over 20 years at The Coca-Cola Company serving most recently as the Company’s Chief Investor Relations Officer. During his tenure, leading Investor Relations, the Company's stock price increased 57% and its annual market cap increased 76% to $184.3 billion. Prior to that, Jackson served as Strategic Advisor to the Office of the President and Chief Executive Officer of Coca-Cola where he provided strategic leadership to the development and execution of the Company’s global business strategy and marketing operations.
Jackson’s impeccable negotiation skills, business acumen, and marketing expertise make him an invaluable asset to the Dorsey Alston team. Having lived in Atlanta and Buckhead for over 25 years, his long-time passion for real estate and his eye for investments contribute to his natural networking abilities and his genuine interest in helping those in the market find, buy and sell their dream homes.
Jackson received his Master’s in Business Administration in International Studies and Marketing at Duke University, Fuqua School of Business, and his Bachelor of Science, Business Administration, Magna cum Laude in Financial Accounting and Art History from Washington and Lee University. Jackson is a Certified Public Accountant and Member of the AICPA and Virginia Society of CPAs and was inducted into the National ODK Leadership circle. Jackson has also served on countless Atlanta Boards from serving as Chairman of the Atlanta Botanical Garden Board, to serving on the Board of the Georgia Historical Society of Architecture and Homes, to serving as a Board member of the globally renowned Shepard Spinal Clinic.