Ron was born in Israel and grew up in Africa, Asia, Europe and the USA. Ron started his first business at the age of 13 when living in France. After spending a few years in a Fortune 100 Company, he left to pursue his entrepreneurial path. He is now the Founder and President/CEO of World Housing Solution and a Founder of Founders Harbor and Sqygl. Ron is also an organizer of TEDx Orlando and a founding member of Central Florida’s Startup Weekend and 1 Million Cups.
He currently resides in Central Florida where he is an integral part of the growth of the local startup ecosystem. In 2014 he became the first Entrepreneur in Residence and Adjunct Professor in the Rollins College Business and Social Entrepreneurship department. He sits on several Central Florida local non-profit and for profit boards of Directors as well as being appointed to the Board of the Wharton Initiative for Global Entrepreneurship (Wharton IGEL). He has had the privilege to judge Business Plan/Model competitions for Wharton, Rollins, UCF and UF. Most recently, he mentored the winning Central Florida Team from Startup Quest.
Ron is fluent in 4 languages, is married and has three children.