Jon has been a vice president of Diageo, the world's leading premium drinks company, since 2003 and is currently responsible for marketing communications. From 2000 to 2003, Jon worked for the crisis management and strategic communications firm Westhill Partners. Jon came to Westhill from his role as scheduler and, ultimately, trip director on the Bill Bradley for President campaign, where he served for two years. From 1995 through 1998, Jon held positions on several political campaigns including as the scheduler for Charles Schumer's successful bid to unseat US Senator Al Damato and as campaign manager for Charlie King's unsuccessful bid for New York state lieutenant governor. Prior to that Mr. Pageler worked for the American Red Cross as a communications specialist and as an investigator for the Neighborhood Defender Service of Harlem, a nonprofit criminal defense firm based on 125th Street in Manhattan.