ABOUT KEVIN NEW
— Meet our leadership
Kevin Jones, a graduate of Virginia Tech’s School of Architecture and Pamplin College of Business, has a B.S. in Industrial Design, a minor in Art History, as well as an MBA.
A native of Chester, Pennsylvania, many know Kevin as the incredible Virginia Tech running back who brought the Hokie Nation to its feet time-and-time again as he sprinted down the field. Following an All-American collegiate career and seven years in the NFL, Kevin hung up the cleats and returned to Blacksburg to complete his degree.
Kevin most recently worked for Virginia Tech Athletics as an Assistant Athletics Director for Special Projects and Design - where he was integral in the conceptual redesign of Union Park at English Field, as well as the Merryman Athletic Center. Kevin also previously interned for USM - a renowned Swiss manufacturer of modular furniture, in addition to Scott Sports - Switzerland's premier outdoor sporting brand, where he worked on designing ski equipment and bicycles used in the Tour de France.
Kevin is responsible for contributing to the overall vision of Joba by guiding the company as it strives to fulfill its mission.