Jonathan has spent his career at the intersection of the media, entertainment and technology industries. He is currently a Venture Advisor to Trigger Media (digital media fund) as well as the Co-Founder and President of InsideHook. InsideHook, a recently launched men’s lifestyle platform that curates recommendations for established, adventurous men, is on track to become the fastest growing digital newsletter in its space and is already recognized as a leader in innovating content curation and integration.
Prior to joining Trigger Media, Jonathan worked for former General Electric CEO, Jack Welch, launching his online education venture and at Mendeley, a UK startup that is the world’s largest online research collaboration platform, where Jonathan launched their US operations.
Jonathan started his career in the entertainment business, where he founded a music talent management company which he ran for 8 years. After that, he was a consultant at McKinsey & Company in their Media & Entertainment practice.
Jonathan has an MBA from Columbia Business School and a BA from Washington University in St. Louis where he graduated Cum Laude. He is a founding board member of the Bronx Success Academy 1 elementary charter school. He is also the Co-Trustee of the George Gershwin Family Trust, where he oversees the management of the Gershwin musical properties and is a Term Member of the Council on Foreign Relations.
Twitter – @InsideHook