Chief Creator of Opportunity/Co-Founder
Jon Caines is the Chief Creator of Opportunity/Co-Founder of Max-Grad a higher education focused software development company of Lexicon Networks Inc. (LNI). LNI is a complete proven and trusted Software-As-A-Service (SaaS) solutions provider with a diverse range of high-technology products and service offerings. Based in Chicago with operations in Pune (India) and Ontario (Canada) LNI has a global client roster of influential companies in their respective industries. Max-Grad developed a sustainable repeatable cost-effective higher education marketing program and software platform designed to help higher education institutions meet their enrollment retention completion graduation and revenue goals. This is accomplished by implementing a full turn-key solution that combines technology data and people in order to help students with some college credit but no degree go back to school in droves to finish what they once started. Jon is a proud Dominican-American tech entrepreneur born to immigrant parents eagle scout philanthropist community advocate and graduate of Fairfield University. Recognizing the ever-growing need and the importance of positive role models in under-resourced communities from his own personal experiences Jon spends his free time advocating for and mentoring inner city youth. Outside of work Jon serves his community as an associate board member of the Young Leaders Fund at the Chicago Community Trust and The Grey Matter Experience.