Jon Ellenthal has devoted 30 years to starting, building, and leading early-stage companies that seek to change how an established industry does business.
Mr. Ellenthal has served as the Chief Executive Officer of Walker Digital, a private R&D lab for business innovation. He is a Founding Patron and former President of TEDMED, the independently owned and operated health and medical edition of the world-famous TED organization.
Earlier, Mr. Ellenthal was the CEO of Synapse Group, Inc. In 10 years, Synapse grew from an idea with seed capital to a company with an exit valuation approaching $1B. Prior to becoming CEO, Mr. Ellenthal served in a variety of senior leadership roles at Synapse.