Entrepreneur, television and radio commentator, speaker, media personality, best selling author, Ari Zoldan has made his mark in the technology, business and start-up sectors.
As CEO and founder of Quantum Networks, LLC, a New York City-based e-commerce company, Zoldan oversaw the company’s expansion from a startup in 2008 to a multimillion-dollar company in 2014.
His oversight gained the company a 4,566% increase in revenue a rise deemed unprecedented in the industry. The company has won itself on the INC. 500 list for the second year in a row as one of the fastest growing companies in the United States.
Prior to starting his career, Zoldan graduated from Yeshiva University and Sy Syms School in Business. An early adopter of next generation technology Zoldan founded Launch 3 Communications, Inc in 2000. The company built voice and data networks overseas while utilizing the innovative voice over internet protocol (VoIP) technology to over 170 countries around the world. In 2003 Ari co-founded Launch 3 Ventures, LLC acquiring assets from distressed technology and telecommunications company.
Zoldan an avid traveler to third world and emerging countries including South Sudan, India, Uganda, Kenya, Nicaragua, Guinea, China, Haiti and Egypt, Zoldan developed a strong belief in the doctrine of social entrepreneurship and now spends much of his time donating technology to unserved and underserved countries in the developing world. His experiences and belief that strong spiritual strategies can actually add to a business’ healthy bottom line, has led him to author the soon-to-be published book, Holy Business, 7 spiritual principles to great success.
A regular guest on Fox News, CNN, and NBC, Zoldan provides expert commentary on technology, mobile, cyber-security, entrepeurship, social media and emerging business trends.
He acts as a frequent source for journalists in the business and technological arena and is quoted weekly in The Wall Street Journal, The Washington Post, Fox News, Bloomberg News and CNN Money. Zoldan himself has been profiled in such publications and websites as Crain New York, Inc. Magazine, and Mashable. An interview with Zoldan, accompanied by a live Twitter feed, hosted by PR Newswire, has appeared on the Times Square “Spectacular” Big Screen. Zoldan is a blogger for INC. Magazine, The Huffington Post, Wired Magazine and Fox News and, as founder of #Trending Hill, an political social polling site, to be launched next year.
In his journalistic capacity, Zoldan had accompanied President Obama on the ground to Israel and The West Bank, has covered the New Hampshire presidential primary,Republican and Democratic Party’s National Conventions, State of the Unions and the United Nations General Assembly. Ari holds press credentials for Capitol Hill and the United Nations and is a member of The National Press Club.
Zoldan and his family make their home in Suffern, New York.