Jon Raj is a single dad and entrepreneur. He opened his own digital marketing consulting firm back in 2009 and handles digital strategy for some of the largest advertisers in the U.S. Jon is also a recipient of the prestigious American Advertising Federations Hall of Achievement award. He resides in the San Francisco Bay Area with his young son.
Three years ago I thought I had a great life. I had just started my own business, wrapped up an un-messy divorce, and bought a house in a terrific community with an excellent public school system…that my son would attend. I was implementing my blueprint for life as a single dad with an amazing kid. As a guy who likes to control situations and outcomes, everything was right on track, and I couldn’t have been more pleased. Looking back on it now, I can’t believe all that I was actually… >> Read More
I was 2 years old when everything changed. My father, who was not yet 30, was a rabbi at a synagogue in Budapest. After multiple harassments, he decided with my mother that America would be a much…better place to practice freedom of religion and raise a family. My parents told family and friends that we were vacationing in Yugoslavia when, in fact, we had no intention of ever going back. It was 1972 and we were escaping communist Hungary, the threat of imprisonment looming over my parents’ shoulders. We arrived in… >> Read More