Hosted each semester by Cabrini’s Nerney Leadership Institute, the residencies bring renowned leaders to campus to discuss how leadership style is impacted by a commitment to service.
With more than 15 years of technology and innovation experience, Brassington has led LiquidHub to be recognized as one of the fastest-growing companies in the greater Philadelphia and Mid-Atlantic region.
During his residency, he will speak with students, faculty, staff, and community members. The two free talks with Brassington include:
- 3:15pm: Presentation, Grace Hall
- 7pm: Moderated Discussion with Steve Highsmith, Vice President of Institutional Advancement, Mansion
All are welcome. Directions are available at cabrini.edu/directions.
Cabrini’s Executives in Residence are selected for their extraordinary spiritual, emotional, and organizational leadership accomplishments.
Jonathan A. Brassington is the CEO, Co-Founder, Partner, and Member of the Board of Directors at LiquidHub, a digital transformation company providing customer engagement and technology solutions to global corporations. With operations in North America, Asia, and Europe, LiquidHub helps its clients solve their most complex challenges through technology innovation. Founded in 2001, LiquidHub’s customer successes are the result of a culture rooted in thought leadership and delivery excellence.
As a result of this leadership, LiquidHub was named the Eastern Technology Council (ETC) Technology Startup Company of the Year in 2003, Emerging Technology Company of the Year in 2007, earned the SmartCEO Executive Management Award in 2012, has received the Philadelphia Business Journal Best Places to Work Award for multiple years, and was recognized in 2014 by Forbes as one of America’s Most Promising Companies.
Brassington serves as the Board Chairman of the Greater Philadelphia Alliance for Capital and Technologies (PACT), on the Advisory Board of Temple University’s Fox School of Business, and on the Board of Trustees of Misericordia University and the Montgomery School. He is also a member of the Young Presidents Organization (YPO).
Prior to the establishment of LiquidHub, Brassington was a partner at Broadreach Consulting, an Internet professional services firm. He is an avid technology strategist and speaker as well as an early stage investor in a variety of technology driven businesses. Over the course of his career, Brassington received the Philadelphia Business Journal’s “40 under 40” award in 2005, was named one of Philadelphia’s Most Innovative Executives in 2007 at the Philadelphia Innovation Conference, and received the Temple University’s Fox Information Technology Innovator Award in 2009. Brassington is a leader in digital customer engagement and has previously been featured in The Wall Street Journal, VentureBeat, The Philadelphia Inquirer, Philadelphia Business Journal, SmartCEO, and SmartBusiness as an expert resource.
Brassington earned a bachelor’s degree in computer science and mathematics from Misericordia University and a master’s degree in telecommunications from the University of Pennsylvania. He is a Wharton Fellow and a member of the University of Pennsylvania’s Abramson Cancer Center Director’s Leadership Council (ACCDLC).
About Cabrini University
Founded in 1957 by the Missionary Sisters of the Sacred Heart of Jesus, Cabrini University is a Catholic institution that empowers students to become advocates of social change through an Education of the Heart, focusing on academic excellence, community engagement, and leadership development.
Cabrini enrolls approximately 1,300 undergraduates in more than 35 majors, pre-professional programs, concentrations, and minors on its serene 112-acre campus located 30 minutes from Philadelphia. The University also enrolls 900 students in graduate, doctoral, and professional studies programs at its main campus in Radnor, PA, and at five off-campus locations.