Evan is a man for all seasons and all reasons. A successful business development professional, entrepreneur, and proven rainmaker with a long track record of delivering multi-million dollar sales and growing diverse businesses.
His experience includes extensive B2B sales with expertise in multiple verticals including legal, real estate, securities, and manufacturing. Technically-savvy with knowledge of digital strategy and social media marketing. Over his career, Evan has developed expertise in building, maintaining, and expanding business relationships across all levels of client organizations.
Evan was the Executive Director of the CISPA – California Internet Service Provider Association which was the largest association of ISPs in the US with over 100 members. In this role he drove membership growth efforts and signed several new organizations, doubling memberships in first year of office to grow top line revenue. He developed a CISPA consulting arm for a Municipal Broadband strategy and led design and delivery of fiber optic build out presentations complete with capital market financing of $5MM+. Evan's responsibilities also included lobbying state government representatives in Sacramento to improve business landscape for ISPs.
Lon is a strategic I.T. executive with broad experience in general management, strategic planning, Information Technology (I.T.) project and program management, operations, continuous process improvement, systems development and enterprise wide systems integration. Lon has held I.T. leadership positions at TCS, HP Enterprise, and CSC Consultancies, Kaiser Permanente, Northrop Grumman, Fidelity National Financial, Mediaconnex, and GlobeCast.
Lon keeps well versed in all things Blockchain and current technologies and applies this knowledge directly to improving I.T. systems alignment, bottom line performance and building world class organizations. Lon has delivered multiple leading edge, full life-cycle technology programs in Fortune 500, mid market and startup companies. Digital transformation programs Lon has led included defining and implementing cost saving cloud computing strategies with private, public, HCI, and hybrid cloud computing solutions, established and implemented Agile, DevOps and CI/CD methodology, and best practices for I.T. Service Management, including ITIL.
Lon Mehlman received his MBA from the Pepperdine Graziadio School of Business and Management, and his BA in Economics, Computer Science, and Sociology from UCLA.
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Jonathan J. Udewitz was born and raised in Torrance California. He attended The Colorado College in Colorado Springs, Colorado receiving a Bachelor of Arts in Economics with honors in Forensics. He was trained as a lawyer at The California Western School of Law in San Diego California where he received a Juris Doctor with honors in Ethics. “J.J.” as his friends call him, is an avid surfer and horticulturist. For the last 12 years, his legal practice has focused on assisting family businesses and small enterprises. His services are sought after by other lawyers, Judges, and referrals due to his experience with the outcome of litigation at trial and through the appellate process. Having fought against the Us Department of Treasury, the Franchise Tax Board, Counties and local municipalities, J.J. has a unique view of contract terms and their effect. J.J. is regularly appointed by the Judges of the Superior Court of California as Counsel for clients who lack the capacity to retain private Counsel and to advise the Judges on issues mental and physical capacity.