Williams & Fudge, Inc. Hires Jon Balon as Vice President of Product & Innovation
ROCK HILL, S.C. — Williams & Fudge, Inc. announced today the addition of Jon Balon [BAY-lawn] to its leadership team as Vice President of Product & Innovation, effective July 30, 2018. In his new role, Jon is responsible for advocating the consumer and client experience within Williams & Fudge, while coordinating across all lines of business to maintain a holistic approach for customer/client experience initiatives. He will be working closely with marketing and the consumer experience teams, to enhance processes and ensure brand aesthetics, related to product presentation.
In his previous role as VP, Financial Services Solutions Delivery with RevSpring, Inc., Jon oversaw a team focused on continually improving the onboarding experience and streamlining the process, benefiting both the client and RevSpring. He has lead product and innovation initiatives at RevSpring and Ontario Systems through a variety of roles, always focused on delivering the right solution for the job. Jon’s passion is on working with people to turn ideas into reality, ultimately making an impact for team members, clients, and the community.
“I love to build solutions using technology and I feel that my passion for innovation aligned with the goals and objectives held by Williams & Fudge,” Balon said. “I am grateful for the opportunity to join such an amazing organization and extremely excited for what we will achieve together.”
“We are thrilled to welcome Jon to the Williams & Fudge family,” noted David Williams, President of Williams & Fudge. “His experience and skill set will build on our established foundation, while accelerating our ability to effectively serve and support our clients. His genuine appreciation of our ongoing commitment to clients, employees and community, serves as a driving force for creativity and innovation. Our team is committed to expanding efforts that enhance and exceed the needs of our clients.”
Established in 1986, Williams & Fudge, Inc. manages student loan receivables for more than 1,450 colleges and universities across the United States. Headquartered in the historic Cotton Factory in Rock Hill’s Knowledge Park district, Williams & Fudge is a family-owned and operated company that employs 350 people. Williams & Fudge, Inc. firmly believes in contributing to the advancement of our community through employee volunteering, charitable giving and corporate citizenship.