CEO - Founder
Jon is an entrepreneur, inventor and design engineer with over 40 successful patents. He founded and launched a number of innovative companies focused on delivering enterprise class, ultra low power, hardware, software communications and location platforms. Jon is creative, passionate, and determined with a unique talent for forming strategic teams to execute his vision. He has a strong track record of execution and investor ROI. As CEO founder of his most recent venture in 2015, he closed an 8 figure licensing non-dilutive deal with Verizon and leveraged $2.8M in angel equity funding into a $24M all cash acquisition exit within 14 months of incorporation. Jon holds an EE from University of Edinburgh, UK and started his successful career with semiconductor design at IBM Labs. Jon also held high level executive, technical and marketing positions at Peregrine, Netlist, Rockwell, Brooktree, AMCC, Bretelon, Micropower & Sigma Designs.
CMO - Co-Founder
Mary June has 25+ years of experience in marketing, strategic planning, business development, branding, packaging design and media relations. She is a strong and inspirational leader with a talent for tactical execution, branding, creative direction, strategic alliance development and new product positioning. Prior to joining Pendram, her career includes senior management positions at Paramount Pictures Corporation, Proxima, Fiskars and most recently as President of her own successful Marketing Consulting firm with clients throughout the San Diego area. She is well known for her ability to make precise strategic decisions while employing a hands-on approach to accomplishing team and company success. Mary June has a BA in Business Administration and Marketing from New York University and donates her free time to fundraising for a number of local charity organizations.
VP Engineering - Co-Founder
Wilson is an exceptionally versatile engineer with extensive experience in both start-ups and mature enterprises. With knowledge gained from bringing products to markets, Wilson has a diverse skill set in electrical, thermal, power, and mechanical engineering and is an expert in emerging technology trends. By focusing on developing long-term technology goals, staying abreast of industry trends and working with others on a company's direction, Wilson has consistently moved businesses from proposal stage to profitable stage. With a reputation as being a “Solver” in the industry, Wilson has innovated deployable solutions to many of the toughest engineering problems. Wilson has a BSEE in Communication Systems from the University of California, San Diego and is working on a professional certificate in Aviation Management from SDCCD.