Jonathan’s 20 years of experience in the worlds advertising, marketing and new media, is both diverse and impressive. He has founded and sold two successful digital advertising agencies (Haus of Design and Planet Access), and worked in executive management at a variety of companies. Jonathan understands what it takes to build and maintain a successful company, and to position the company and its clients at the forefront of the competitive marketplace. An expert in online transaction-based communication, Jonathan has consulted for some of the largest companies in the world. Among the impressive resume of companies Jonathan has preformed work for are: DuPont Corian, the National Basketball Association, the National Football League, Kenwood Communications, Chuck Jones Enterprises, Looney Tunes, Bell and Howell, Phoenix University, Kingston Technologies, Mossimo, and Billabong.
Over his career, Jonathan has managed the development of multiple software applications, including email and advertising-specific software, and launched well over 100 web properties. Jonathan has also been involved in the television industry, producing multiple retail television commercials over the years. Jonathan’s experiences and contacts in the industry, cutting edge ideas, and technological savvy help keep Diversified and its clients ahead of their competition.
Graduating from California State University in 1988, Jonathan jumped right in to the industry, founding both Haus of Design and Planet Access between 1988 and 1995. These two digital advertising studios specialized in high-end web development and multimedia. This is where Jonathan “cut his teeth” in the advertising world, producing materials for an impressive client list, that ranged from Quiksilver and Billabong to the NBA and NFL. Jonathan and his creative team put together: logos/corporate ID’s, websites, interactive games, package design, magazine ads, flyers, posters, t-shirt design, catalog design, hang tag design, brochures, music programming and special events.
Upon selling these two successful companies Jonathan went on to become Director of Interactive at GreenLight Marketing and Communications. From there, he went on to hold executive positions with PayPro, ClickPath.com, Russell Simmons Beverage Company, Karma Media and Acton Global. Prior to joining Diversified Entertainment, Jonathan served as the Vice President of Marketing for EducationConnection.com, where he managed a multi-million dollar advertising spend, until January 2007.
Jonathan lives in Tampa, Florida, where he relishes in the sunshine and the benefits of outdoor life. A hard-working executive, with an easy-going style and connections throughout the advertising industry.