About Jon

Accountability Coach | Speaker | Entrepreneur | PR Pro

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Jon Kovach Jr. is a top-performing accountability coach at Amplified Minds, a public speaker, an award-winning public relations strategist, and entrepreneur.  Jon helps people discover their vision, attack their goals with action, and educates them on how to succeed at 10X levels through professional peer accountability methods as well as through mastermind group accountability. Jon speaks on a number of topics including:

    • Accountability
    • Masterminds
    • Mentorship
    • Professional Development
    • Entrepreneurship
    • Brand management
    • Overcoming obstacles through goal setting

Jon has spoken to thousands of high school and college students as well as hundreds of professionals on numerous career paths and has shown them how personal, professional and peer accountability leads to self-fulfillment, self-mastery, and personal advancement.

With his background in public relations, marketing, social media, and entrepreneurship, Jon is an innovative and strategic business communication consultant who helps companies develop robust communication plans through corporate branding, storytelling, and executive advisement.

In 2016–2017, Jon was the vice president of member services of the Public Relations Student Society of America (PRSSA), an organization of 11,000+ student professionals in 300+ qualified universities throughout the U.S., Columbia, Argentina and Peru. Jon graduated cum laude in communication and public relations with a minor in business management (emphasis in entrepreneurship) at Utah Valley University (UVU) in Orem, Utah. Before transferring to UVU, Jon obtained his associate degree in business with an associate certificate in accounting at the LDS Business College in Salt Lake City.

Jon led UVU’s PRSSA Chapter as vice president of special events where he shattered Chapter event attendance records and averaged over 100 participants per monthly event. As the national vice president of member services, Jon enhanced the high school and community college outreach programs by speaking to hundreds of high school students across the country. He also improved the organization’s awareness by creating a promotional recruiting video as well as elevated the customer service platform by answering over 1,000 emails in just one term.

Jon has taken top honors in national competitions, conferences, and assemblies. Jon received the award for UVU PRSSA’s PR All-Star in 2017, UVU PRSSA’s Outstanding Public Relations Student of the Year in 2016 and Inspiring Newcomer in 2015. He was recognized as UVU’s Student of the Year runner-up in 2017. He has worked with nationally recognized companies and brands, including online outdoor gear retailer, Cotopaxi, and commercial real estate firm Coldwell Banker Commercial Advisors (CBC Advisors) in Salt Lake City. He has also worked with international companies, including Spectrum Science Communications, Inc. and Global Health PR in Washington, D.C.

Jon is a distinguished Tagalog (Filipino) speaker, teacher, and writer and has an exceptional background in developing materials used to teach and speak the language to multiple cultures.

Jon can boost your company’s visibility, credibility, and valuation through his public relations strategies and his adventurous grass-roots marketing tactics. He has successfully strengthened company through rebrand campaigns, communication crises, management strategies, and building long-term communication plans.

Mentors
Les Brown, Bob Kittell, James Dentley, Judy Robinett, Stephen Whyte, Hank McIntire, Jeneen Garcia, Jon Kovach (Sr.), Forbes Riley.