National Advisory Council

Jonathan C. Coon

Membership Information:

Member Since: 2013

Spouse:

Kirsten Coon

Employment:

Job Title: CEO
Company: Impossible Ventures
Location: Texas, United States

Expertise:

  • consumer products

Biography:

Jonathan Coon is the CEO of Impossible Ventures and the retired CEO of 1-800-Contacts, which he started in his BYU dorm in 1992 with fifty dollars. He has been an entrepreneur since he was eight years old. He was influential in passing the Fairness to Contact Lens Consumers Act in 2004, which allows Americans to have the right to obtain their contact lens prescriptions. He provided all of the funding for a successful movie with his younger brother called Napolean Dynamite. Jonathan and Kirsten have three children.