Jason joined Host.net in May of 2013 as Chief Financial Officer. His role evolved in December of 2015 to the title of Chief Executive Officer in recognition of his passion and dedication to the staff, partners and clients at the company. A successful CPA with experience in both public and private sectors, his duties now include responsibility for the overall management at Host.net. He oversees the development and execution of strategic planning and evaluation and pursuit of new business opportunities, while ensuring that overall synergies and efficiencies are realized.
Jason works closely with all staff, vendors and partners to achieve operational efficiency and high-quality service. He strongly believes that dedicated relationships are key to the success of an organization and facilitates successful customer, partner and vendor service and relations. True to this philosophy, Jason cultivates a level of service that is second to none. Under his leadership, the company has focused on providing state-of-the-art products from a dedicated team to guarantee the success of both Host.net and its customers.
Prior to joining Host.net, Jason held a key position at Hunter Douglas – a high-end manufacturer, fabricator and distributor of window coverings – in their Window Décor Division, where he spent ten years and was deeply involved with cost management. This included sourcing, streamlining business practices, metric creation and reporting, all of which ensured the goals of the company were often exceeded. Jason also held a position at Carl’s Patio, a luxury retailer of patio furniture and related accessories. He spent four years performing a variety of functions there, including streamlining financial reporting, implementing cost saving initiatives, creating shareholder value, M&A, producing bank and board packages/presentations, and implementing key performance metrics to drive business success.
Jason attended Kent State University with a concentration in business management, and subsequently studied at the University of Pittsburgh with an accounting focus. He enjoys spending time with his wife and daughter, working out and playing hockey. He is an advocate of community success and serves on several boards, including Easter Seals of Broward County, and also works with Kent State and Florida Atlantic University on a variety of community projects.