A leading fashion and style opinion leader who always tells it like it is.
Well known across the country for his innate fashion sense, style direction, and creative talent.
Jonathan is currently playing the pivotal Style Director/Model Maker role on the smash hit Fox 8 show, Australia’s Next Top Model. Due to his creative industry experience, Jonathan is able to see eye to eye with scriptwriters and producers and quickly grasp complicated storylines and concepts.
Jonathan also hosted the marque Fox 8 show, Confidential. Confidential is young and fast paced and covers everything entertainment from music to movies to celebrity gossip.
Other projects include the hosting role on Fashion Week Unwrapped, a featured role on the reality TV show pilot The Agency which was produced by Southern Star.
Jonathan has a genuine love for creative ideas and story telling. In 2006, Jonathan created, wrote and sold a 13 episode TV show to Foxtel Australia called The Deep End staring Ian Thorpe.
Jonathan is often asked to keynote speak about ideas and creative vision, recent highlights include the Australian National Leadership Camp in Sydney, The Leading Edge Hinterland Creative Conference in Sydney, and in December 2008 Jonathan lectured at Australia’s only maximum-security prison for young women - Juniperina Juvenile Justice Centre.
Jonathan is the Executive Ideas Director at Naked Communications and works on clients including Unilever, BMW, Coke, Bigpond, Xbox, and Seek. Naked won Australian agency of the year in 2007.
Jonathan has spent the last 12 years working in top advertising and marketing companies around the world. Clients have included everything from M&M Mars and Pepsi in North America through to The Financial Times in the UK and Channel Nine in Australia. Over the years Jonathan has been highly awarded for his work including: Gold Desktop Create Award (Sydney), Silver Pencil AWARD (Sydney), Gold Effie (New York), Gold World Medal (New York), and Gold Cannes Lion (New York).
Entrepreneurial adventures along the way have created several successful businesses including the fashion label Tight Knickers. Tight Knickers is the urban chic fashion label that’s always on the leading edge of contemporary opinion and design. The label is based in Sydney with studios in Melbourne and New York. After humble beginnings in Melbourne the infamous brand is now stocked in over 200 top boutiques in 12 countries around the world.