Jon is a purpose-driven leader and builder that has a long track record of creating technology products, programs, teams, partnerships and businesses. In his work, he seeks out mission-driven organizations with a strong entrepreneurial culture and a growth orientation that he can support. In those organizations he’s able to bring both his strategy and business development skills to bear. Among other things, Jon cofounded two startups and later built one the world's largest entrepreneurship training programs when he was at MaRS Discovery District by partnering with both private and public sector organizations.
During weekends, there's an excellent chance you will find Jon hiking or cross-country skiing, unless the weather is better suited for staying home and watching soccer and writing about entrepreneurship.