Los Angeles, CA – April 25, 2018 – Wedbush Securities is pleased to announce that Vice President and Director of Information Technology, Jonathan Jones, has been honored as one of the Los Angeles Business Journal’s CTOs of the Year. Jonathan received the award in the Private Company category. The Los Angeles Business Journal’s CTO Awards honor Chief Technology and Information Officers and others who are in the top information technology positions within their organizations. The awards dinner was held at The City Club in Downtown Los Angeles, CA on April 18, 2018.
Jonathan has spent nearly 20 years working in Information Technology and Technology Infrastructure, the past 16 with Wedbush. Jonathan oversees the firm’s entire infrastructure and data centers, including IT Helpdesk, Network, Systems, and Telecommunications. He has spearheaded and implemented projects that have increased the firm’s infrastructure capabilities and ensured its potential for future scalability.
Jonathan Jones states, “I am honored to be named one of Los Angeles’ top CTOs. To be recognized as one of the best in your field amongst so many accomplished IT professionals is extraordinary. However, success in IT comes from the willingness to evolve and the forethought to construct the networks and systems in a manner that provides business agility. For any manager in IT to be successful they must have a great team and support structure. I’m proud of the work of my team, and attribute any success to their hard work and dedication.”
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