Jon founded FIGA Digital in 2014 and oversees the technical areas, Digital Business Strategy and Business Development. He started his digital career around 18 years ago within the festival business, where on-line ticketing became big business.
In addition, he creates and runs bespoke Google Ads Campaigns to increase client's sales, provide expert organic SEO services to improve search engine ranking and implement user experience improvements.
When required, he often is seen in the backend of WordPress where he designs, builds and project manages new WordPress website builds & Website re-skins. In Drupal he is involved in project managing these larger projects and making improvements within the CMS systems, along with front-end changes.
Previously, he ran a successful consultancy and worked on a number of projects, namely; Cash Point Machines, HMV Live, Benicassim music festival, Corsets UK and Peyton & Byrne.
Jon has been in business for over 30 years and during that time he has undertaken four successful IPOs on the AIM Stock Exchange across the leisure and hospitality markets where he held a variety of full-time executive roles from COO to CEO.
He enjoys boxing, self-defence, tennis, hot yoga and is a frequent skier and traveller. He is learning to surf and also tries his hand at Opera singing.