Jonathan has more than 20 years of experience as an IT executive and has led Signal Mountain in developing and introducing innovative satellite network solutions for defense, first response, disaster recovery, retail and oil and gas sector applications. Before founding Signal Mountain in 2001, he was responsible for building Radiant Systems’ communications business for clients in entertainment, petroleum and convenience store, grocery, automotive, and food service retail vertical markets. In this role, he established relationships with leading telecommunications and equipment vendors, built and managed terrestrial and wireless networks, and directed IT and network security consulting services. Prior to this, he was the marketing and fiduciary products manager for the Latin American division of The Chase Manhattan Private Bank. He served nine years as an officer in the United States Air Force and was awarded the Airman of the Year Commendation for United States Air Forces Europe (USAFE).
He holds a BA in French and International Studies from Rhodes College, an MA in International Economics and Finance from The Johns Hopkins University School of Advanced International Studies (SAIS), and technical certifications in software development from Georgia Technical Institute.