Jon Mahoney

Founder, President

Jon Mahoney is the founder and president of The Mahoney Group and is a native Bostonian with dual citizenship in the United States and the Republic of Ireland.  

Mahoney currently serves as the Executive Director of the Boston Irish Business Association and has served as the Industry Director of Life Sciences for the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, in addition to serving as the Director of Biotechnology Initiative America for the Republic of Ireland.

With more than thirty years of experience in the Boston business community, The Mahoney Group offers a 'One Degree of Separation' to early stage companies entering a new market. The Mahoney Group provides access to the highest quality professional services firms in the market including: Government Relations, Legal, Venture Capital, Accounting, HR, Distribution Channels, Real Estate/Co-Working Space and €œLocal Knowledge€.

 Jon resides in Quincy, Massachusetts, is active in local charities (Claddagh Fund, Cystic Fibrosis Foundation and Massachusetts Special Olympics) and is an NCAA Football Referee and Lacrosse Official.  Jon serves on the Irish International Immigrant Center's J-1 Visa Advisory Board and GPA Boston Board of Directors.  Jon holds a B.A. from Saint Michael’s College in Winooski, Vermont.