Jonathan Ozeran

Jonathan Ozeran

VP, Product

Introduction

I'm a product designer, software engineer, team builder and startup evangelist. I love and enjoy building businesses, teams and new mobile products together with intelligent, driven, fun and passionate people.

In my role as VP, Product at Zest Health, I am responsible for our platform, mobile products (iOS and Android), analytics and supporting web applications spanning both design and product development. Additionally, as an active member of the Chicago community and the larger mobile software industry, I often speak and teach on topics like the design of mobile enterprise apps, API engineering and startup team-building.

In an earlier role as VP of Product & Mobile for RECSOLU, I led product development and focused on the customer experience, API architecture and mobile applications in a mission to reinvent face-to-face recruiting via a SaaS enterprise platform and connected mobile apps.

Previously, I served as mobile technology strategist and headed the design team for Lextech, a mobile engineering group focused on Fortune-1000 enterprise customers looking to deploy custom business apps to an employee workforce.

Earlier, I built and led the mobile applications / R&D group for the Tribune Company and was responsible for several dozen apps from conception to shipping including the L.A. Times for iPhone, Chicago Blackhawks for Android, etc as well as the architecture, design and delivery of mobile tools and APIs used across newspaper, radio and television businesses.

Academically, I received a bachelor's degree in political science from the University of Michigan and a master's degree in computer & information systems from Northwestern University.

Specialties:
• Mobile Product Design and Engineering
• Building, Prototyping, Shipping
• Enterprise Mobile Strategy
• Strategic Partnerships & Business Development
• iPhone, iPad & Android App Development
• Product Marketing

I'm up for

Office hours, discussing the Chicago start-up community, mobile product design, API engineering, iOS application development, team-building

Interests

Interests: 
Agile development
Data visualization
Design
Founding startups
Growth hacking
iOS
Product design
Sales/Biz Dev
SEO/SEM
Social media/PR
User experience
Industries: 
eCommerce
Health
Mobile
News/Media
Security
Social

Availability

Type: Freelance or contract, Consulting, Volunteer
Focus:
Product Management

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Jonathan created a new company profile: Zest Health
“ Healthcare costs are out of control and consumers are bearing the burden in the form of higher premiums and deductibles. At Zest, we bring a refreshing consumer-centric approach to healthcare. Our comprehensive solution demystifies healthcare and ben... ”
Jonathan Ozeran has a new connection.
Jonathan Ozeran has a new connection.
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Nirav Batavia

Thanks for promoting my post, can't wait to meet up again.

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Jonathan created a new company profile: Zest Health
“ Healthcare costs are out of control and consumers are bearing the burden in the form of higher premiums and deductibles. At Zest, we bring a refreshing consumer-centric approach to healthcare. Our comprehensive solution demystifies healthcare and ben... ”
Jonathan Ozeran has a new connection.
Jonathan Ozeran has a new connection.

recent blog posts

Jonathan Ozeran
We’re celebrating our 5th anniversary today, 8/8/2013, and the history that has been made thanks to our strong client partnerships.
Jonathan Ozeran
As an active member of the Chicago technology community, I’m often asked what a typical day at RECSOLU
05/13/2013
VIEWS: 712
Jonathan Ozeran
I thought I'd post my thoughts on the recent MonkeyBars Spring Build 2013 hackathon event held at the IIT Idea Shop. It is the latest in a series of carefully planned hackathon events in and around the Chicago area by Taylor Harvey and his team at MonkeyBars. 
03/05/2013
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Jonathan Ozeran
We've recently overhauled our web presence at http://www.recsolu.com to better showcase our products, services and mobile offerings. It's been designed as a responsive site so feel free to visit from any smartphone, tablet or desktop browser. You can also learn more about us, our team and read a...
Jonathan Ozeran
At RECSOLU, we're certainly not unique in our use of internships to help us grow and achieve our goals as an organization. This becomes increasingly important as we look to maintain and strengthen our culture with each additional new hire, fulltime or otherwise. Knowing that a handful of very...
07/02/2012
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