Executive Game Producer
Jon is a fully certified project and technical program management professional with over 20 years of experience building, forming, and leading software teams in delivering some of the most engaging and successful online entertainment and game experiences. Before joining TruPlay, Jon was most recently a Technical Project Manager for Peloton Interactive. Previous to that, Jon sharpened his data analytics tools in the work he did as a Senior Technical Program Manager for Zonar Systems. While at Hulu, he worked closely with software engineers, product managers, designers, and cross-functional teams to develop and deliver Hulu’s client for the iOS and tvOS platforms. Much of Jon’s experience in the online game space comes from Wizards of The Coast, where he managed multiple teams that developed multi-year product road-maps for both Magic Online and Magic Duels, negotiating with Product Managers, Brand Managers, Product Engineering, Research, and Development – delivering year-over-year performance, decreased software (game) defects, and increased player satisfaction. Prior to this, having built a tremendous amount of experience in the casual game space as Product Manager for Big Fish Games Online Game Community, Jon led development, design, and engineering efforts to build a social community surrounding casual games, leading the team through 3 major releases. Jon is the husband to a beautiful and born-again woman and father to an energetic and blessed toddler. An avid reader of history, theology, and philosophy, Jon studied English Writing at Whitworth College in Spokane, Washington.