Jason Mendenhall is a serial entrepreneur that has spent his career building and growing companies that deliver value where business and technology intersect. Through the depth and breadth of his unique perspective, he has led organizations across multiple industries. As a seasoned leader and founder of Alta Insight, he has transformed companies by leading go-to-market restructuring, driving M&A activity, managing political relationships, fund raising, transforming product development and driving strategic initiatives.
From 2010 to 2017, Mr. Mendenhall was the executive vice president of Cloud and Managed Services for Switch, the world’s No. 1 Cloud Campus Ecosystem. His efforts there led to major customer acquisitions and unique industry solutions and helped establish a strong platform for Switch’s IPO.
In 2002, he founded Verde Communications, a regional broadband and technology services company, which he grew from ground zero to its eventual acquisition in 2007 producing a 10-time return for its investors. He was awarded Utah’s Young Enterpriser Award by the Governor.
An engineer at heart, Mr. Mendenhall received his B.S. in chemical engineering from the University of Utah and continues to drive change where technology can improve the human experience.