Jonathan Blitz

Member Mr. Jonathan Blitz
Title Director, Business Sales
Company Verizon Wireless

Jon Blitz - COB Advisory CouncilJonathan Blitz is director of business sales for the South Central Region of Verizon Wireless, which encompasses Arkansas, Oklahoma, western Tennessee and northern Mississippi. He has enjoyed a highly successful sales and operations career in the communications industry spanning more than 20 years, with executive-level responsibilities in sales management, operations, customer service, training and development.

After earning a bachelor’s degree in business administration from Stephen F. Austin University in Nacogdoches, Texas, Blitz joined the Verizon Wireless team in 1993. In less than a year with the company, he reached the top 1% of the sales force.

Today, Blitz is directly responsible for leading, creating, and implementing sales strategies for the South Central Region and for the successful integration of acquired properties. In his previous position, Blitz was responsible for nearly half of the distribution for the Illinois/Wisconsin Region and managed as many as 1,600 employees.

His success can be attributed to leadership, strong execution, job commitment, perseverance and a creative, no-nonsense approach.