Jonathan S. Corle (Jon) is the founder of Corle Enterprises, LLC, a consulting firm he started in 2011 after a 42 year career as a business leader and financial advisor. In the previous 30 years he was the founder of The Tycor Companies and served as their president.
Tycor Benefit Administrators and Tycor Asset management were established in the 1980s. Together they serve the employee benefit and retirement plan needs of closely held businesses and professional firms along with the financial and wealth management needs of owners, executives and other affluent individuals. Early in 2011, Jon and his wife Diane completed the transfer of ownership to the couple’s son and daughter who now both own and operate the companies. Jon now serves as a non-executive chairman of the board. With freedom from his prior organizational duties he has time to consult with other founders and controlling owners of closely-held businesses. He uses his knowledge, experience and resources to help them envision and move toward a successful future for themselves and their organizations.
As a business leader and founder in a family owned firm, Jon gained a wealth of practical experience in planning and executing his own succession and exit plan. He has also helped other owners do the same. He has obtained broad professional training. Among the professional designations he holds or has held are: Chartered Life Underwriter(CLU);Certified Pension Consultant(CPC); and Certified Financial Planner (CFP tm). Most recently, he became a Certified Exit Planning Advisor(CEPA) after completing an intensive course and comprehensive examination given by the Exit Planning Institute at the Booth School of Business University of Chicago.
Jon is a graduate of Drexel University’s LeBow College of Business where he majored in accounting and finance. He serves as an Elected Director of the Alumni Board of Governors and as an Advisory Board Member of the Baiada Institute for Entrepreneurial Leadership. He is also a past president of the Philadelphia Chapter of the Society of Financial Service Professionals.
In addition to his consulting services, Jon is available for public speaking on a range of topics and to serve as a outside director on corporate boards where his leadership, strategic thinking and practical experience is valuable.