- IUAA President's Award (2002)
Jason F. Brist is the senior vice president of advertising sales for the Central Region of the Outdoor Channel, based in Chicago. Brist oversees network sales in the Midwest, Southeast, and Southwest regions of the United States. He first joined the company in 2007 as the vice president of advertising sales, and he helped establish the channel's Central Region office while opening new opportunities in national advertising categories such as automobiles and alcoholic beverages. He also worked closely with advertisers and agencies to provide digital and new media advertising opportunities for the network’s category-leading digital platform OutdoorChannel.com.
Brist previously worked for Fox Cable Networks from 1997 to 2007, most recently as their vice president of the Central Region advertising sales for FX, National Geographic, and ESPN Regional Television. He graduated from IU in Bloomington in 1989, and received the IUAA President's Award in 2002.