Innovate Mississippi has named Janet Parker Zito as outreach and development manager. Specializing in addressing communication competencies, Zito has trained and coached top-level international executives, supervisors, mid-level managers and support staff. She spent 11 years as an award-winning pharmaceutical sales representative, served as host of the Emmy Award-winning and #1 locally produced television show in Mississippi, “Mississippi Outdoors,” and represented products and services for many companies and industries, appearing in numerous television commercials, radio advertisements and print materials.
Zito was named among the Top 10 Business Women in Mississippi in 2012 by the Mississippi Business Journal.
Zito received a bachelor of science degree in business administration with a concentration in marketing from the University of Illinois, Champaign-Urbana.