FOUNDERS

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    Jay Kolbe

    Senior Managing Partner, Co-Founder

    A 20-year corporate communication agency veteran and operator steeped in strategy, narrative creation, operations and business development globally, with media relations specifically designed to enhance the value of high net worth individuals, family offices, VCs and emerging technology businesses targeting connectors and aspirational millennials. Jay is a specialist in marketing technology-focused PR and has worked with companies such as Amobee, Bill Gates’ Corbis, ETHLend, Sizmek (Rocket Fuel), Securitize, State Farm Insurance, Univision and Viant (Time Inc.). He also co-hosts the “Blockchain Bridge” podcast with Ben Arnon, former Google and Yahoo executive, where they separate fact from fiction in the blockchain and crypto space. He has interviewed such notable industry thought leaders as Anthony “Pomp” Pompliano (founder of Morgan Creek Digital Assets); Tim Sanders (CEO of Deeper Media); Juan Hernandez (CEO of OpenFinance Network); and Benny Giang (co-founder of CryptoKitties). Jay’s passion for social psychology and his principles with narrative and language creation to develop highly influential communications programs have led to a 4X - 6X increase in the valuation of the companies he advises.


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    Jonathan C. Zaback

    Senior Managing Partner, Co-Founder

    For over 20 years Jonathan has been an advisor to the worlds top C-suites, high net worth individuals, family offices, hedge funds, venture capital firms, start-ups and well-established companies. He has also been a senior advisor to multiple heads of state and other senior government officials. He has the DNA for high profile and high net worth individuals and companies looking to protect their reputations and stay ahead of the competition. Jonathan's ability to drive and protect reputation spans large established companies to start-ups. His grasp on the challenges that individuals and companies face and his ability to adapt to new market conditions comes from his hands-on, always a solution approach. He evaluates the situation and maps out the best reputation strategy. Jonathan’s client experience spans global C-suites, their organizations, as well as government entities and their leadership. He has also been at the helm of identifying and driving the process of eleven corporate acquisitions in his career. He is a digital native and influencer, with the following social media presence.