10+ years of international business development, brand building, strategic and commercial partnerships.
Jon was born in London and now lives with his young family in Los Angeles.
Having graduated with 1st class honors in History and French at Birmingham University, Jon then completed his post-graduate in Law, and practiced for 6 years as an intellectual property and commercial lawyer in London, advising individuals and brands in the entertainment, media and creative sectors.
In 2010, Jon joined Quintessentially, a global luxury lifestyle business, and became the company’s global lead in commercial strategy, marketing and licensing, leading their expansion into 40 new global markets.
In 2014, Jon moved to Los Angeles to lead the company’s US growth across multiple business verticals, including most notably the company’s brand consultancy, marketing and events agency. Working globally with premium brands, Jon became recognized for building consumer strategies and programs for Nike, Ferrari, Google, BMW, Samsung, BeatsbyDre, Hennessy and Taubman.
Jon has been with NeueHouse since July 2017 where he oversees the business across brand marketing, events, partnerships, programming and commercial strategy. Jon works closely with CEO, Josh Wyatt in supporting the expansion of the business into new markets and developing the company’s B2B enterprise strategy.
As Chief Brand Officer, Jon sits at the intersection of both the brand and commercial worlds at NeueHouse, and has successfully led the brand into major strategic, commercial media partnerships with New York Media, Frieze, Universal Music, Netflix, Ralph Lauren and LVMH amongst others.