Jonathan Ebinger, General Partner, joined BlueRun Ventures in September 2000 and is based in Menlo Park. He focuses on communications, social commerce, and mobility opportunities.

Jonathan has 15 years of marketing and finance experience in the telecommunications industry. Previous experience includes Vice President of Marketing for Qwest Communications, and senior level positions at Bell Atlantic Internet Solutions and MCI Communications. In addition, Jonathan founded and successfully exited Simply Savings, Inc., an Internet shopping service.

He received his M.B.A. from Darden Graduate School of Business Administration at the University of Virginia, and holds a B.S. in Finance from Virginia Tech.

Jonathan is also on The University of Virginia’s Jefferson Fellowship Selection Committee. He has guest-lectured at Haas School of Business, University of California and the Pamplin School of Business, Virginia Tech. Additionally, he is a mentor for Stanford’s Entrepreneurship Courses E145 & E245.

He has been named a “Mobile Cloud 9″ Investor; 2010, 2012 and is a Board Member for The Asbury Foundation.