Jonathan Pernell

Owner/CEO, Bolt Innovations Group, LLC

Jonathan is the CEO of Bolt Innovations Group, LLC focusing on government services & solutions for digital transformation, cyber security, and program support. He joined the Advisory Board in 2021 as a member of Yakabod’s leadership team focused on the DoD and Federal government. For nearly two decades he has worked with successful small, medium, and large companies supporting federal government contracts and has been a key part of helping companies navigate growing from small to large business in the government contracting arena. He credits ongoing partnerships with established technology firms such as Yakabod and CyberPoint for their support and mentoring. He is currently a PhD candidate in National Security through Liberty University and holds a Certificate in Digital Transformation through Stanford University. Jonathan is a proud Mountaineer with a BS degree from West Virginia University and an MBA from Liberty University. 

Jonathan loves to stay active and enjoys cycling, golfing, and catching a variety of live sporting events with his wife. He is also the founder of two successful youth sports programs. The West Carroll Wings Track & Field-(Carroll Co.) and the Blaze United Athletics (basketball & track) – (Greater Baltimore area).