Jon first came on the scene when he coined the term “jump the shark” and created the website, jumptheshark.com, in 1997. He has appeared on numerous television and radio programs, been profiled in popular magazines and newspapers, and authored two best-selling books. Jon hosts “Fast Food Mania” on the Discovery Channel, Destination America and the collectibles show “For What It’s Worth” on VH1 Classic.
Jon graduated with a B.A. in Communications and History from the University of Michigan in 1989. He has been married to his college sweetheart Debbie for 24 years, has two daughters, Rachel and Emily, and a little white dog named Molly who accompanies him at the drive thru.