Jon is passionate about serving entrepreneurs and inspiring the next generation to build ventures that matter. Prior to Praxis, he spent seven years at a Fortune 50 Company, where he helped launch a new venture and revive another, gaining operational expertise in customer experience design, organizational leadership and brand management. After catching the entrepreneurial bug, he left the corporate world and has since been Executive Producer of an indie film (The Little Tin Man - 2013) and served as an advisor to a handful of early-stage ventures. Jon is a founding board member of 100cameras, a nonprofit that empowers young people to use photography as a catalyst for change. Jon is an Expert-In-Residence on Storytelling for the Quarter Zero Incubator, and also recently began teaching entrepreneurship as an adjunct at The King's College New York City. He has a B.S. from the Carlson School of Management at the University of Minnesota. Jon currently resides in New York City and is a part of Trinity Grace Church.