Jon is currently founding a company in the coffee space, while also pursuing his part-time MBA at UCLA.
Prior to becoming a Founder, Jon supported the the 3-5 year vision at Beyond Meat as a member of the Strategy & Planning team. He joined the Strategy team after beginning his career at Beyond Meat as an Associate Project Manager, working alongside the Commercialization team to accelerate the company’s growth.
Prior to Beyond Meat, Jon worked at KPMG within the Deal Advisory group and received his CPA designation. Jon focused on accounting advisory in the transaction services industry while at KPMG, working on both long-term carve-out engagements at Fortune 100 companies as well as short-term due diligence engagements of potential acquisition targets.
Jon received bachelor degrees in Accounting, Finance and Applied Spanish along with a Master of Accounting. At Penn State, Jon was involved in the Penn State Dance MaraTHON, The Pennharmonics a cappella group, Club Cross Country, Alpha Kappa Psi Professional Business Fraternity, and Student Fee Board.
He is a 10x marathon finisher and has biked toured over 7,500 miles throughout the US over several trips. Follow Jon and his work on LinkedIn.