About Jonathan MastInternet Strategist, Entrepreneur, Husband, Man of God
Jonathan Mast is Chief Internet Strategist at Valorous Circle, a Grand Rapids based Web Design firm. In this role, Jonathan leads a team providing all aspects of internet strategy and marketing, including website design, blogging best practices, online marketing, and social media engagement.
Before founding Valorous Circle in 2010, Jonathan worked for over 18 years for a diverse range of organizations, including two small business start-ups, an international IT service business, and a division of the federal government.
Drawing on several years experience in sales, marketing and training, Jonathan now focuses on developing internet strategies for clients and assisting businesses and organizations with the formation and execution of their online engagement, marketing and social media strategies.
Jonathan Mast began his internet marketing career in 1995 and worked as a part of a team providing website and e-commerce solutions to organizations such as the Gerald R Ford International Airport, Rockford Fosgate Audio Systems and American Seating. During this time Jonathan traveled throughout North America and internationally training sales professionals how to effectively sell and deliver solutions to clients such as: United Parcel Service, Washington Mutual Bank, Con-Way Transportation, CSX Railroad and other Fortune 1,000 clients.
In addition to providing branding and marketing consulting Jonathan has spent much of his career working with sales people and teaching them how to ask effective questions, identify pain within an organization and provide solutions that exceed client expectations.
Today Jonathan Mast leverages his years of expertise and works with a variety of business and non-profit clients helping them plan, design and create websites and online marketing and online branding solutions that engage their target audience using the proven EIEIO Online Marketing™ system.
Jonathan Mast lives in Grand Rapids, MI with his wife and youngest son (his oldest son is a proud soldier in the US Army). In addition to being passionate about his work, Jonathan enjoys spending time with his family, photography, conservative political commentary, experimentation in the kitchen (some people actually refer to this as cooking), gardening, hobby farming, old tractors and motorcycles.