About Us

Who We Are

We’re in the business of making businesses better—people, processes, and systems. We’re an end-to-end solution provider focused on connecting disparate parts within organizations.

Experts in Digital Media Supply Chain, IP Management, CRM, AI, and Data & Analytics, we strategize, advise, design, develop, and integrate digital solutions.

Equal parts thinkers and doers. Strategists and technologists. We bring a balance of IQ and EQ to every engagement, and a depth of business and technical chops to every problem. We believe in following through, in being upfront, honest and sincere. Currently 200+ people strong in four geographic territories, we’ve been recognized as a “Best Place to Work,” a “Great Place to Work,” “Fastest Growing,” and “A Jewel.” We are… OnPrem.

Partners / Founders

Collectively, our founders have over 80 years of consulting experience in strategy, process, solution evaluation and implementation across multiple industries.

Frank Leal

Frank LealPartner

Frank has over 25 years experience consulting within the Media and Entertainment industry. He built a successful consulting company, Strategic Vision Consulting, with a reputation for acquiring and developing the very best talent in the industry. Frank joined the OnPrem partnership with the intent of creating a talent rich and talent friendly organization providing the highest level of customer service. He is a believer in the mantra "Talent Wins." Frank graduated with a bachelor's degree from Princeton University. He is the proud father of two little girls and is a college football junkie.
Candice Lu

Candice LuPartner

Candice has worked in the media and entertainment industry for nearly 20 years, 15 of which have been dedicated to management and IT consulting. She most recently led a strategy and operations consulting practice, focusing on building effective processes and organizations across Media & Entertainment. She is extremely passionate about surrounding herself with creative, intelligent, and sarcastic people, her husband and two children included. She has a B.A. in Economics from UCLA, and an MBA from USC in Strategy and Entertainment. She has absolutely no guilt in her loyalty to the Bruins.
Christophe Ponsart

Christophe PonsartPartner

Christophe has a passion for innovation, product design and building startups. He brings 13+ years of strategic guidance and enterprise technology implementations for the world's most cutting-edge Media & Entertainment and Technology companies. Christophe's experiences provide him with unique strengths in Technology, User Interface Design, Marketing and Leadership, all leveraged to create great products. He graduated with a BS in Engineering from Colorado School of Mines and now lives in Austin, Texas with his beautiful wife and 3 kids. Outside of late-night code sessions, Christophe enjoys mud-runs, triathlons and outdoor activities with the family.
Jon Christian

Jon ChristianPartner

Jon has over 18 years of consulting experience and leads OnPrem's Digital Supply Chain Practice. Jon has deep experience with strategy, assessment, evaluation and implementation projects across many industries with a focus on Media & Entertainment and Consumer Products. He successfully built and led an industry leading Digital Asset Management practice at his former company and was the visionary behind the release of an enterprise Business Process as a Service DAM platform focused on marketing content. Jon joined the OnPrem partnership with the intent of providing the highest degree of talent, quality, and service for the most innovating challenges and opportunities. Jon graduated with a BS in Engineering from The University of Southern California. Jon is the proud father of 3, with twins born in 2013.
Vanessa Fiola

Vanessa FiolaPartner

Vanessa Fiola has 10 years experience in consulting within the Media and Entertainment industry leading engagements on business process and system transformation, digital strategy, licensing models analysis, implementing Agile and solution recommendations at major motion picture studios, book publishers, consumer products, music companies and game developers. She has lead a Strategy and Process consulting practice at her previous company and has authored multiple white papers on organizational and process design for the digital environment. Vanessa holds a degree from the University of Missouri. She lives in Los Angeles with her family.

OnPrem Culture

From day one, the OnPrem Partners made a commitment to create and maintain a truly unique company culture. Our culture reflects our values of transparency, collaboration, meritocracy, and exhibiting a passion for everything we do.


OnPrem welcomes participation and open feedback from all team members. We recognize the importance of an informed and involved team.


If you're a proven performer, then you'll be on the fast track to that next level and beyond.


Our culture fosters a sense of community and collaboration. All of our team members are willing to lend an extra hand wherever and whenever needed.


We love having an impact on some of the most innovative companies in Media & Entertainment, and there is no other industry in which we would rather work.