Jonathan D. Gordon
Man of the Year

Jonathan D. Gordon
CEO, 1916 Enterprises LLC


JONATHAN GORDON is an active investor and lender in the fields of real estate, venture capital and private equity. Originally from Old Westbury, New York, Jonathan relocated to Los Angeles in 2011 where he established 1916 Enterprises LLC, a management, publishing and TV/film & music production company. As CEO, he has expanded 1916's presence to include offices in Los Angeles, NYC, and Chicago. 1916 partners with cutting-edge artists and select, top-tier entertainment enterprises.

He is married to Francesca and is father to 9 month old, Oliver. As a devoted family man, they recently moved to Manhattan in order to be closer to their parents and siblings.

Believing in the importance of giving back, and applying the same passion and focus that has proven so successful for him in the private sector, Jonathan partners with the Foundation with the specific goal of improving the lives of anyone affected by Crohn's & ulcerative colitis.