Adam serves as the President of Jonas Fitness, Inc, as well as the Business Unit Manager of the North American Fitness/Sports division of its parent company, Jonas Software.
Adam brings 18+ years of experience in starting, running and successfully growing multiple technology and cloud-based software companies in a variety of niche markets. Adam is passionate about expanding the products and services at Jonas Fitness, and is charged with helping to grow the company's global footprint in the Fitness/Sports market segments. His focus includes collaborating with the product development teams, ensuring the delivery of fanatical support to our customers, expanding our overall marketing presence, working hand-in-hand with our customers, and continuing to accelerate our expansion into these rapidly growing industries via organic and acquisition-based growth opportunities.
Adam is also very involved in the local Long Island community, coaching a highly-competitive girls AAU basketball team year-round, and sitting on the Board of the Long Island Elite, a well-known and highly-respected 501(c)(3) charity that concentrates on raising funds for lesser-known charitable organizations. Also, besides being completely smitten by his own two dogs, Adam regularly helps to rescue and foster stray or abounded dogs in the New York area, as well as donates time to local shelters and animal charities whenever possible.
Scott M. Burgess is Vice President of Operations for Jonas Fitness, Inc. He is responsible for the daily operations of the Jonas Fitness data center, software and EFT support, managed billing services, and implementations. Scott’s responsibilities include providing overall leadership to the division, strategic short term and long-range planning along with program development, and defining operational goals. All while ensuring the entire operations team is delivering on world-class service to our clients.
Before joining Jonas Fitness, Scott was Director, Client Services for the CheckFree banking electronic commerce division responsible for the project management, engineering, certification testing and support services implementation teams.
Scott’s background includes 15 years’ experience in operational support and implementation of software and services in the health and fitness and electronic commerce industries. Along with over 11 years of executive management experience.
In addition to Scott’s professional experience, his academic background includes a Bachelor of Science from The Ohio State University.
Bruce R. Lewis is Vice President of Product Development for Jonas Fitness, Inc.
Bruce has over 25 years of software application and processing systems development experience, which includes 17 years in the health and fitness industry. He is responsible for the creation, delivery and quality of the complete suite of solutions offered by Jonas Fitness. Bruce’s team takes a collaborative approach to developing solutions for the industry, partnering with major clients to design new products and features that directly address the needs of club owners and their staffs, as well as those of the industry at large.
His responsibilities also include providing leadership to the division, which incorporates strategic short term and long-range planning,
Bruce’s professional background includes over 15 years of management experience. He has extensive offshore management experience and has partnered with world-class organizations that include Infosys, FGS (Fiserv Global Services) and Silicus. He was part of the leadership team during the acquisition of Aphelion and a key stakeholder in the integration of the two companies. Prior to joining Club Solutions from Fiserv, Bruce was a consultant for major software companies EDS (Electronic Data Systems) and Compuware.
In addition to Bruce’s professional experience, his academic background includes a Bachelor of Science Business Administration from Robert Morris University in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, where he played Division I varsity soccer. He was nominated and successfully completed CheckFree University and was a Member of the CheckFree Chairman’s Club.
Bruce is active with both his daughters who participate and play club level soccer in the Columbus, Ohio area.
Kristi Hernandez is the Manager of Account Management at Jonas Fitness, Inc.
Kristi has over 16 years of sales and account management experience, and began her career in the health and fitness industry with the CheckFree Corporation in 2004. At Jonas Fitness, she is extremely knowledgeable of its product offerings, including its software applications and EFT processing. Kristi has moved from front-line sales to account management, and brings a wealth of industry knowledge and experience to the sales team in her role as Manager.
Her passion for Jonas Fitness and its customers mean she's actively engaged in guiding her account team to actively partner with customers, ensuring clubs have what they need to achieve their short- and long-term business goals. She also represents the voice of the customers internally, providing deep insight into the health club business that informs product definition and design.
Kristi earned her Bachelor of Science in Human Ecology with an area of study in Consumer Affairs from The Ohio State University. She is a 4 time Chairman’s Club recipient for exceeding annual quotas.
Kristan Prokopec is the Marketing Manager at Jonas Fitness and currently leads all the strategic and digital marketing efforts.
Kristan brings 15+ years software marketing experience in enterprise business-to-business environments targeting a broad range of industries. Her background in increasing product market share and creating high-level demand generation marketing programs are proven to drive brand awareness and increase digital share of voice.
Most recently Kristan ran the digital Marketing team for the mainframe division of BMC Software which included the direction and implementation of web strategy, graphic design and copy writing. Her background also includes running Marketing/Business Development for an aerospace software company along with providing technical sales/marketing support for a legal e-billing software company.
Her marketing software experience along with a passion for perfection and creativity provide a great fit for the Jonas Fitness brand and brings excitement to the customer buying experience.
Kristan is also very involved in the community working for a local rescue group in Houston as a foster for neglected and/or abused animals and some days can be found doing interior decorating work for friends/family!