Jon is a 2009 graduate with a major in economics. He grew up in Stillwater MN graduating from Stillwater High school where he was captain of the golf team. He is owner of JG Customs, which makes custom designed shoes using a secret formula paint he created that does not crack. He started the business in 2002 (the summer of 10th grade) and since then his shoes and kits of paints have been sold all over the world. He started his entrepreneurial experience at a very young age working in his father’s bookstore and in Junior High selling used books on the internet.