He is an entrepreneur and a former lacrosse professional athlete. He is also the director of the privately owned company, Ellipse USA and Co-Founder of the Next Level Lacrosse Camps. The Colorado based camp, regularly holds annual events to impact knowledge to budding lacrosse players across the state.
At Ellipse USA, Jon Urbana oversees business development and marketing programs for the company’s laser and IPL technologies. Since its establishment in 1997, Ellipse has built an international reputation for developing impeccable laser and Intense Pulsed Light technology. These devices are used in hair, vascular and pigmented lesion removal as well as treatment of acne and sun-damaged skin and other conditions.
Jon is delighted to be at the forefront of social media, using Facebook and an active Twitter moniker to spread the fast growing game of lacrosse. In 2013, the governing body in charge of men’s and women’s lacrosse in the nation, US Lacrosse estimated the number of athletes who played lacrosse to be in the region of 750,000. The Next Level Lacrosse Camp was founded by Urbana in 2011 as a premier lacrosse organization of choice for Colorado youths. Jon’s core duty at the Next Level Lacrosse Camp is train Colorado athletes on various lacrosse skills and personalized guidance regarding best gaming practices and techniques, where he’s posted a contact form at a personal website he maintains.
During his college years (see some TBT pics on Instagram), Jon was a prominent player for the Villanova Wildcats. Some of the awards, he won previously won as player includes the CAA Defensive Player of the year and a mention in the prestigious Tewaaraton Award Watch list.
Jon Urbana graduated from Villanova University in 2005 with a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Economics. He also holds an Airmen Certification from the Federal Aviation Administration and is an active member of the Executives and Business Leaders Network. He writes on WordPress and uploads some nice videos when he has time. Here’s our favorite:
Urbana is currently running a new GoFundMe fundraiser with an ambitious goal to raise funds to support the environmental advocacy group, Earth Force Inc. The organization’s core activities include mobilizing youths to become activists and active participants in various environmental improvement causes. GoFundMe.com is today a leading online, crowd funding resource that offers several advantages, including; provision of mobile friendly campaign platforms and fair policies on running campaigns.