Jon leads the Global Go-To-Market and Specialist Team at AWS. His team’s portfolio covers numerous AWS services including Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2), Artificial Intelligence / Machine Learning, Containers, Serverless, Outposts, High Performance Computing, Networking, Autonomous Vehicles, Spot, Quantum Computing, and other AWS services that are strategic to Cloud Computing at Amazon.
Prior to Amazon, Jon built Google’s first U.S-based startup Accelerator as part of the Google Developer Launchpad program, and is a two-time startup founder himself. Before joining the startup ranks, he spent over ten years leading Sales, Marketing, Customer Success, and Business Development teams for global infrastructure companies.
Jon is very passionate about leveraging technology for good. He has spoken about this topic globally, including being invited to speak at the United Nations General Assembly in New York on the importance of getting technology into the hands of entrepreneurs and organizations who can help us solve the world’s biggest challenges.
Jon has an MBA from Wharton and is based in Seattle, Washington.