In addition to serving as a Board Partner at Greycroft, Jon is a Managing Partner at Skybound, the intellectual property holder of The Walking Dead and other top IPs. Jon focuses on new businesses, including videogames and experiential entertainment. Previously, Jon served as a board member and CEO for two portfolio companies at Jerusalem Venture Partners in videogames and online video.
Jon was a founder, Chairman, and CEO of Foundation 9 Entertainment, the largest independent videogame developer in the world at the time with 11 studios and 1000 employees. He sold the company in 2006. Foundation 9’s studios created hundreds of videogames based on top-tier global brands such as Star Wars, The Matrix, The Simpsons, and Lord of the Rings. Jon started his career at a boutique investment bank focused on US-Asia strategic deals.
Jon is a board member of Common Cents, the largest children’s participatory philanthropy program in the US.
Jon holds an AB in Asian Studies magna cum laude and Phi Beta Kappa from Harvard University and an MDE Certificate from UCLA Anderson School of Management.