Shawn Riegsecker leads Centro’s vision and strategic direction as the Founder and CEO.

Before forming Centro in 2001, Shawn worked at Real Media helping advertising agencies place campaigns across thousands of local sites. Prior to Real Media, Shawn led sales and strategic initiatives for start-up Internet companies including Everstream, Cleveland.com and Ohio.com. Shawn is the recipient of the National Association of Newspapers 2008 Advertising Person of the Year Award for his contributions to the newspaper industry. Additionally, he was an Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year finalist in 2008 and 2011.

Summits Attended

iMedia Agency Summit

It’s a Two-Way Street!

iMedia Agency Summit

Connecting the Marketing Community

iMedia Agency Summit

Collaborate or Die!

iMedia Agency Summit

Engagement is the New Reach

iMedia Brand Summit

iMedia Brand Summit

iMedia Brand Summit

iMedia Brand Summit

My Articles

Why digital will save newspapers

| Shawn Riegsecker

Among the so-called casualties of the digital age, none has been more pronounced than newspapers. But reports of their death have been greatly exaggerated, according to some. See why...