Jonathan is the CEO of RENDER|ai, responsible for business and client success.
A regular speaker on media and customer experience, Jonathan led the Content Strategy and Experience Practice at PRN, a division of Technicolor. There he worked with the world’s largest retailers, brands and media companies (Walmart, Costco, LEGO, Kraft, NBC and the NFL) architecting large-scale digital shopper experiences in stores.
Hailing from St. Louis Park, Minnesota (the home of the Coen brothers), Jonathan has focused his entire career on film and video storytelling for hard-to-reach viewers. Prior to PRN, he co-founded Spine Films, creating original long form content for broadcast and cable networks, including CBS, Discovery and the Travel Channel.
Jonathan holds a B.A. in Philosophy from Columbia University in New York, and he was a Directing Fellow at the American Film Institute in Los Angeles, where he studied with Stuart Rosenberg (Cool Hand Luke). He lives in San Francisco.