Grocery Industry Icons & Innovators
Co-Founder & CEO
Jonathan Yaffe is the CEO and Co-Founder of AnyRoad (hailed one of Marc Benioff's best investments), a data and analytics platform that powers the data behind many of the Fortune 2000’s offline experiences, including Absolut, the Kentucky Bourbon Trail, Michaels Arts & Crafts, Honda, Diageo, Peet’s Coffee & Tea, the Oakland Raiders, and the Golden State Warriors. AnyRoad recently announced their $9.3M Series A and partnership with the a16z Cultural Leadership Fund (led by names including Sean Combs, Shonda Rhimes, Will Smith, Jada Pinkett, Quincy Jones and Chance the Rapper). In 2017, he joined the board of Zero Gap, a nonprofit focused on closing the gender gap in business and positions of power. Before holding these titles as founder and advisor, Jonathan had a career spanning the globe: first producing events for RedBull, then starting a school in Tokyo and serving as principal for ten years, and finally opening a chain of co-working spaces/art galleries in Japan. He holds a degree in Cognitive Science from UC Berkeley.