Jonathan E. Johnson III

President of Medici Ventures

Industry: Media

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Jonathan E. Johnson III was named President of Medici Ventures in August 2016.  He also serves on the Board at Overstock.com, the parent company of Medici Ventures.  Jonathan has served in a number of executive roles at the company since September 2002, including Chairman, Executive Vice Chairman, Acting Chief Executive Officer, President, Senior Vice President and General Counsel. He serves on the boards of several of Medici Ventures’ portfolio companies.  Before joining Overstock.com, he served in various positions with TenFold Corporation, including Chief Financial Officer, Executive Vice President, Senior Vice President and General Counsel, practiced law in the Los Angeles with two large international law firms where his practice focused on mergers and acquisitions, securities offerings, international transactions and general corporate work, and served as a judicial clerk at the Utah Supreme Court for Justice Leonard H. Russon. Mr. Johnson holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Japanese from Brigham Young University, studied for a year at Osaka University of Foreign Studies in Japan as a Ministry of Education Scholar, and received his law degree from the J. Reuben Clark Law School at Brigham Young University.