Jon Howell

Jon Howell
Director Operations
University of Scranton
Advanced Management Program – Harvard Business School

Jon is currently a Managing Director of Relentless Assets, LLC, which was formed to purchase and manage Assisted Living facilities. Prior to founding Relentless Assets, Jon was founding partner in Lakefront Capital Holdings, Inc., that was formed to purchase ATK/Vege, an Engine Remanufacturer and Distributor with operations in the United States, Canada, and Mexico. While at ATK/VEGE, he was the Executive Vice President for Corporate Planning and Acquisitions and served on the Boards of Directors of the parent company and the various subsidiaries. ATK/Vege was sold to the LKQ Corporation. He was also responsible for the disposition of the assets not purchased by LKQ as well as liquidating the companies investment portfolio.

Jon was a Senior Partner at Core Strategies, a full service consulting business that services customers that ranged from start-ups to Fortune 500’s companies primarily in the Technology and Telecommunications verticals. Jon joined Core Strategies after the sale of Centor Software where he was the President and CEO. Immediately prior to that Jon was Managing Director and Business Manager of Net Solutions for the Global Securities Services Division of Citibank N.A. Jon was responsible for all of the Internet/e-Business initiatives in Global Securities encompassing all facets of strategy, product management, sales, implementation, and client adoption.

While at Citigroup, Jon was also Global Product Manager and Head of Product Development for the Global Securities Clearing Product. He was responsible for Business Management and Product Management including product development, product positioning, market sizing, market segmentation, pricing, product rollout, implementation, customer satisfaction, and technical sales support.

Jon has been a speaker on numerous occasions for industry groups, including the American Bankers’ Association, the National Investment Company Service Association, and the Institute for International Research, on a wide variety of business related subjects. He has also been both a moderator and participant on numerous panels at the annual HBSAOC Business Growth Conferences. Jon is a graduate of the Advanced Management Program at the Harvard Business School and has a B.S. degree with Honors in Management from the University of Scranton. He also served three years in the U.S. Army in the Military Intelligence Corps. He is a Director of the Harvard Business School Association of Orange County and is also the Treasurer of the Ocean Ranch Homeowners Association in Laguna Niguel, CA.