Navigate Research

AJ Maestas

Founder & CEO
Current Location:
Chicago, IL
Previous Location:
Fairbanks, AK
BA University of Washington, MBA Arizona State University
Previous Teams:
rEvolution, IEG, Yellow Roadway and Microsoft.
Current Team Contributions:
Leads the Navigate team, client services, business development and frequent happy hours.
Career Highlights:
Recruiting the Navigate team and our client roster, which reads like a who’s who of the top leagues, teams, agencies, universities, media and brands.
Other Accomplishments:
SportsBusiness Journal's Forty Under 40 Class of 2015, Board member of Big Brothers Big Sisters of Metropolitan Chicago, frequent speaker at industry events, adjunct and visiting professor at numerous MBA programs (most notably Ohio University).
Other things you should know about me:
• I am a passionate college football fan.