Jon Spencer is Abacus's fulfillment expert and data geek, and is Circulation Manager of The Literary Review of Canada, Ski Canada and Opera Canada.
Jon also assists Gripped Publishing (Canadian Cycling, Canadian Running, Gripped and Triathlon Magazine Canada), Contempo Media (SHARP and S/ magazines), and This Magazine with circulation marketing projects. Since founding Abacus, Jon has worked with dozens of magazine publishers -- many on an ongoing basis (from TVA's large-circulation consumer titles to Canadian HR Reporter, The Walrus, New Internationalist, and AZURE) and many others as one of Magazines Canada's Travelling Consultants.
Jon also spent a year as acting Group Circulation Director for St. Joseph Media (including Toronto Life, FASHION, Quill & Quire, and others).
Jon has also conducted research and analysis on circulation issues for the Department of Canadian Heritage and Magazines Canada.
Before starting Abacus, Jon was Circulation Manager/Director of Canadian Art, OWL & Chickadee and Radio Guide, after starting his circulation career at Mother Jones magazine and launching Peace Magazine.