James C. Kennedy

Founder at Cox Enterprises, Inc.

James C. Kennedy

James C. Kennedy

Founder at Cox Enterprises, Inc.

Overview
Career Highlights

Wetlands America Trust, Inc.
Grand Junction Newspapers
Cox Enterprises, Inc.

RelSci Relationships

1755

Number of Boards

16

Number of Awards

23

Estimated Net Worth

$12.2B

Interests

Cycling, Philanthropy

Relationships
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President & Chief Executive Officer at Cox Enterprises, Inc.

Relationship likelihood: Strong

Former President, Manheim & Autotrader Group at Cox Enterprises, Inc.

Relationship likelihood: Strong

President, Wat Inc at Ducks Unlimited, Inc.

Relationship likelihood: Strong

President at Cox Communications, Inc.

Relationship likelihood: Strong

Co-Founder at Prospect Hill Growth Partners LP

Relationship likelihood: Strong

Former President at Wetlands America Trust, Inc.

Relationship likelihood: Strong

Chief Operating Officer at Wetlands America Trust, Inc.

Relationship likelihood: Strong

Director at Cox Enterprises, Inc.

Relationship likelihood: Strong

Senior Vice President, Corporate Relations & Advisor to the President, Delaware at Ducks Unlimited, Inc.

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Founder at The McLean Group

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Founder at Cox Enterprises, Inc.
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Honorary Chair at Robert W. Woodruff Arts Center

The Woodruff Arts Center is one of the largest arts centers in the world, home to the Tony-Award winning Alliance Theater, the Grammy-Award winning Atlanta Symphony Orchestra and the vibrant High Museum of Art. Each year, these centers of artistic excellence play host to over 1.2 million patrons at the Woodruff Arts Center’s Midtown Atlanta location, one of the only arts centers in the U.S. to host both visual and performing arts on a single campus. The Woodruff Arts Center also offers remarkable education programming, through each of its arts partners as well as Arts for Learning, the Woodruff organization focused exclusively on education. Through their combined efforts, The Woodruff Arts Center serves over 300,000 students annually and is the largest arts educator in Georgia.

Spouse
Member, Board of Directors at PATH Foundation

PATH Foundation is an organization that is dedicated to making Atlanta connected by walking and biking trails.

Grandparent, Deceased

Cox Enterprises, Inc. engages in operation of a holding company, which provides communications, media, and automotive services. It operates through the following brands: Autotrader, Kelley Blue Book, and Manheim. The company was founded by James Middleton Cox in 1898 and is headquartered in Atlanta, GA.

Education
Bachelor's in Business Administration

The University of Denver was founded in 1864 — just a few years after the city of Denver itself was founded. The University's 125-acre campus, a few miles south of downtown Denver, is home to more than 11,500 students hailing from all regions of the United States and 83 other countries. The University offers more than 100 undergraduate programs of study and more than 120 graduate and professional programs.

Career History
Founder
1972 - Current

Cox Enterprises, Inc. engages in operation of a holding company, which provides communications, media, and automotive services. It operates through the following brands: Autotrader, Kelley Blue Book, and Manheim. The company was founded by James Middleton Cox in 1898 and is headquartered in Atlanta, GA.

President
Current

WETLANDS AMERICA TRUST,INC. WAS FORMED TO EXPAND DUCKS UNLIMITED,INC'S SUPPORT DUCKS UNLIMITED, INC.'S (EIN 13-5643799) MISSION TO PROVIDE LEADERSHIP IN THE PROTECTION OF THE NATURAL BALANCE OF WETLANDS.

Supervisor
Tenure Unconfirmed
Boards & Committees
Director
Prior

Atlanta Committee for Progress offers economic development in the city of Atlanta.

Chairman
1996 - ?

Cox Radio, Inc. provides radio broadcasting services. The company was founded in 1934 and is headquartered in Atlanta, GA.

Chairman, Board of Directors
1994 - ?

Cox Communications, Inc. provides digital cable broadcasting and telecommunications services. It offers digital video, high-speed Internet, telephone, voice, phone and long distance, data and video transport, high definition video, digital cable television, and DVR services over its IP network. It also provides national and local cable spot and new media advertising services. In addition, Cox Communications provides home security monitoring systems that feature intrusion and home safety monitoring, including fire, gas, and flood; remote access; email/text alerts to notify customers of occurrences at the home; safety sensors to detect hazardous conditions, such as carbon monoxide and smoke; video monitoring available via smartphone or a Web browser; and control of home functions, such as lighting and temperature. The company was founded in 1962 and is headquartered in Atlanta, GA.

Member, Board of Directors
Current

PATH Foundation is an organization that is dedicated to making Atlanta connected by walking and biking trails.

Director
Prior

Ducks Unlimited, Inc. provides wetlands and waterfowl conservation. is the world's leader in wetlands and waterfowl conservation. The firm guided by science and dedicated to program efficiency, works toward the wetlands sufficient to fill the skies with waterfowl today, tomorrow and forever. The company was founded in 1937 and is headquartered in Memphis, TN.

Non-Profit Donations & Grants

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$10K - $15K
2015

Atlanta Speech School, Inc. engages in the provision of language and literacy education for students with speech, hearing, and learning disabilities. It operates comprehensive research-backed language and literacy schools, and professional development center. It also offers clinical and summer programs. The company was founded by Katherine Hamm in 1983 and is headquartered in Atlanta, GA.

$10K +
2014

Ducks Unlimited, Inc. provides wetlands and waterfowl conservation. is the world's leader in wetlands and waterfowl conservation. The firm guided by science and dedicated to program efficiency, works toward the wetlands sufficient to fill the skies with waterfowl today, tomorrow and forever. The company was founded in 1937 and is headquartered in Memphis, TN.

$10K - $15K
2014

Atlanta Speech School, Inc. engages in the provision of language and literacy education for students with speech, hearing, and learning disabilities. It operates comprehensive research-backed language and literacy schools, and professional development center. It also offers clinical and summer programs. The company was founded by Katherine Hamm in 1983 and is headquartered in Atlanta, GA.

Political Donations
$5,000
2018

Senator at Office of the Senator from Georgia, David Perdue

$2,000
2018
$2,000
2018

Representative from Utah's 1st Congressional District

Investments
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Allconnect, Inc. offers single source and connect integrated media, broadband, home protection, energy and green products. It offers internet, phone, television and internet bundles, television cable, home phone services, electricity plan, and natural gas. The company was founded by R. Lee Pritchard in 1998 and is headquartered in Atlanta, GA.

Awards & Honors
Rank #105
2017
Forbes Magazine - The World's Billionaires
Rank #108
2016
Forbes Magazine - The World's Billionaires
Rank #50
2015
Forbes Magazine - 400 Richest People in America
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