Jason is the Founder & CEO for The Acadian Company and General Partner for Acadian Ventures, an early stage venture fund. Previously, he was SVP of Strategy and Corporate Development for Cornerstone OnDemand. Jason joined Cornerstone in 2011, bringing more than 15 years of experience in enterprise software, market research, and management consulting. In this role, he was responsible for driving innovation, go-to-market strategies and new corporate initiatives including guiding M&A, leading the company's corporate venture investments and accelerator program and overseeing new product initiatives including platform, content, analytics and mobile. He joined Cornerstone from HR consulting firm Knowledge Infusion (now Appirio). At Knowledge Infusion Jason played a lead consulting role with many of the firm's Global 2000 clients including Nike, Dell, and Metlife. Prior to his role with Knowledge Infusion, Jason was a research director at Yankee Group, leading the company's human capital management and talent management advisory and consulting services.