Jonathan Braun is the co-founder and CEO of Zeeboat, which is dedicated to furthering the decarbonization of maritime transport with a focus on catalyzing use of electric powered vessels on inland waterways. A former professional journalist and a former public relations consultant whose clients have ranged from startups to Fortune 500 firms, he is a veteran entrepreneur with a passion for innovation who has initiated and managed projects and has led and advised companies in diverse industries, including transportation, alternative and conventional energy, new media, and medical technology. He was senior public relations consultant to the American Stock Exchange prior to its acquisition by the NYSE and currently serves as a director of Prometheum, a blockchain technology-focused company founded by a group of Wall Street attorneys that is building an end-to-end ecosystem for the trading of digital asset securities. Jonathan has a MS degree from Columbia University’s Graduate School of Journalism and a BA from the City College of New York.