Prior to moving to Columbus, Jonathan was a business director with Asia-Pacific responsibilities at the following agencies: Saatchi & Saatchi, Young & Rubicam, DDB and Bates. His key clients included Mead Johnson, Procter & Gamble, McDonald’s, Kraft, Pepsi, Campbell’s, AT&T, Nokia, Hewlett-Packard, Peninsula Hotel Group and United Airlines.
During his thirty-year career he worked in Singapore, Hong Kong, Bangkok, Tokyo, Saigon, New York and Los Angeles.
He taught as an adjunct professor in marketing at Fisher College at Ohio State.
He has contributed articles to the Wall Street Journal, Far Eastern Economic Review, South China Morning Post, Straits Times, Enterprise Innovation, Telecom Asia and Advertising Age. He has been interviewed on CNN, BBC, Asian Business News and The Advertising Show. He won two Effies for Asia activation work created for Nokia during its peak in 2007. He’s a Magna Cum Laude graduate from UCLA.