“Jambo!” Our Company Name’s Origin Story

In 2005 company founders Jonny and Sarah Johnson traveled to Animal Kingdom in Orlando, Florida. Standing in line for the safari ride in the African land, they heard over the  loudspeaker, “Jambo! And welcome to Animal Kingdom Kilimanjaro Safari!”   Jambo means, “hello!” in Swahili. Jonny’s brother Jim turned around in line and said, “Jambo,…

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Founder’s Story

Jonny and Sarah Johnson, Co-Founders of JamboJon

The husband and wife team blends the perfect pair of technology, design, and storytelling. Jonny naturally excelled at the arts. He was the kid who was always doodling on his math homework. Learning Japanese on a two-year service mission unlocked a new part of his brain. After his return to his hometown of Salt Lake…

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JamboJon Core Values

CORE VALUESBe optimistic and positive.Be respectful and kind.Time is a gift.Focus on what you are good at.Competitive DistinctionEvery person comes to the planet with a purpose and mission, and for some of us, that includes owning a business. When a business succeeds, the whole community is lifted, including innovation in problem-solving, job creation, happy customers, and increased economic resources. Business…

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Finding a Firm Foundation When You’re Sinking in Quicksand What Should My Website Do? As a business owner, all your employees and clients look to you for guidance and direction. You are THE problem solver. Every decision begins and ends with you. You create a strong facade to mask your weaknesses and humanness. But the…

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Scenic Solutions

screenshot of the JamboJon Scenic Solutions Website Project permanent install page

Your Imagination is the Limit Finding the Priceless Diamond You receive an invitation to display a product booth at a massive annual conference. You stand shoulder to shoulder with the titans in your industry. Even with thousands of attendees and presenters, your memorable message stands out. What’s your secret? You unearthed a priceless diamond: a…

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JamboJon University Article Template

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