Jon has been a CEO in both established businesses and startups, consultant and venture capitalist spanning the diverse yet interconnected fields of technology, academia, services, health care, government and international business.
New technologies are empowering consumers in new ways. But there still is, and probably always will be, an awful lot of money to be made by banking on customer laziness, limited attention, stupidity and lack of options.
We are on the precipice of a historical moment for entrepreneurs, and for America to set the precedent for innovation again. Crowdfunding is not only a win for the 99 percent. Allowing it is a veritable 1st Amendment for American business owners.