Ronny-MendeitaRonny Mendieta

Member of the Board of Directors

Ronny joined the Ventures Board in 2017.

After coaching several Business Basics courses and being a member of Ventures’ BALC and Finance committees, Ronny greatly identified with Ventures’ mission. He wanted to have a greater impact on Ventures by influencing the organization’s direction and growth through long-term thinking with a focus on current and future client needs.

Ronny has focused his professional career on influencing business growth and profitability. Ronny helps businesses develop innovative ideas through data analysis to produce actionable insights, paired with business intuition, attention to detail, and relentlessly insisting on high standards he has excelled in his field. Ronny has worked at Amazon.com since 2010 and is currently a Sr. Product Manager Technical for Prime Video, Amazon’s video streaming service. Ronny also has extensive experience in investor relations, business intelligence, and in strategic and financial planning.

Born and raised in Peru, he moved to the US in 2008 to pursue his MBA at the University of Michigan. Ronny has been in love with the PNW since he moved here in 2010 and is constantly fascinated by all the outdoor opportunities it provides. He enjoys skiing, mountain biking, and recently has developed a passion for endurance sports. He has successfully completed several half marathons and 100+ mile road bike races, including the famous 200+ mile Seattle to Portland one-day ride. In 2018 he reached his first major sports goal by completing two Ironman 70.3 events. For 2019 and 2020 his personal goals are to complete his first full marathon and his first Full Ironman 140.6 event.

Giving back to his community is crucial for Ronny, and Ventures provides him with a mechanism to deliver lasting impact on an area that directly relates to his skills and professional experience. Ronny believes that Ventures doesn’t only help people overcome current difficult circumstances but empowers and provides them with the tools for long term business growth and success.