Jonmichael Moy (Jon Michael Moy) is a Toronto-based technology executive with extensive experience in growing e-commerce businesses and marketplaces and introducing new digital products to market. A seasoned veteran of Silicon Valley, Jonmichael Moy has more than seventeen years of experience in management and operations, product and business development and marketing, and has held senior-level roles in prominent digital businesses that include eBay, PayPal, and Torstar Corporation.
After earning his bachelor’s degree in industrial management and economics from Carnegie Mellon University, Jonmichael’s career began with CapGemini (formerly Ernst & Young) where he served as a senior consultant. Following his work at CapGemini, his passion for business and product development and strategy led him to found several internet ventures, with his initial startup being a web application portal for which he secured $200,000 in seed funding. Jonmichael was responsible for overseeing the product roadmap and launched a partner developer alliance program for attract web developers to its platform.
In 2007, Jonmichael was hired on by eBay. During his six years at eBay and its PayPal subsidiary, he was instrumental in various strategic initiatives and as Head of Product at PayPal Canada helped grow a $2B-plus consumer and merchant payment product portfolio. Jonmichael also helped lead the launch of PayPal Canada (www.paypal.ca) and PayPal Payments Pro, with PayPal Payments Pro becoming Canada’s fastest growing merchant services payment product, achieving triple digit revenue growth in its first three years.
Following his success at eBay/PayPal, Jonmichael Moy was brought on by Torstar Corporation as the company’s new Managing Director. At Torstar, he was invaluable in guiding the company’s turnaround of its automotive digital portfolio, a portfolio that included Wheels.ca, Autocatch.com, Lead Driver, and LeaseBusters.com. His work drove double digit growth within two years. At Torstar, Jonmichael also secured the co-title sponsorship of the TADA Canadian International Autoshow with the Toronto Star and led in the relaunch of the flagship Wheels.ca website that lifted revenues by 12 percent on a 60 percent improvement in user engagement.
Today, Jonmichael helps drive sustainable growth at AskforTask, Canada’s largest and fastest growing on-demand home services platform. As AskforTask’s VP of Operations, he brings his expertise in product strategy, business partnerships, and operations management to help drive the company’s growth trajectory.
Outside of his career, Jonmichael Moy enjoys hockey and organizes hockey teams across Ontario. He also enjoys hot yoga and actively supports local entrepreneurs around the world through micro financing, as well as supports UNICEF.