Innovation Forum Speaker

Jim Grandahl

Director-DIRECTV National Accounts, ATT
View Sessions


Mr. Grandahl has been in the media and telecommunications industry for more than 25 years, including the satellite, broadcast, IPTV and broadband sectors. He currently serves as the Director-National Accounts for DIRECTV. In this role, he works closely with large US-based hospitality and enterprise customers designing and deploying entertainment solutions for their customers and employees.

Prior to joining DIRECTV, Mr. Grandahl led a media/telecom consulting firm and has held numerous executive positions at industry-leading media and telecom companies.



The longtime marketer was cited for the innovation and boldness he has fostered at Taco Bell, KFC and Pizza Hut

More than 2,000 restaurant industry executives will attend the 20th annual Restaurant Leadership Conference, April 15-18 at the JW Marriott Desert Ridge Resort & Spa, in Phoenix, AZ.

Restaurant Leadership Conference is celebrating “20 Years of Leadership” in 2018. Our new website and carefully crafted agenda will show the restaurant industry’s most powerful professionals, like you all the winning moves.