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Family Owned Businesses: The Jonas Family

11/28/2015 05:54PM, Published by Hood Magazine, Categories: In Print, Family, Today, Community




By Jessica Brovold



There’s a famous quote by Confucious, a Chinese thinker and social philosopher and you’ve likely heard it before.

 

“Choose a job that you love and you will never have to work a day in your life.”

 

 For Jason Jonas, owner of Jason Jonas Videography, this is his reality. Jason spends many weekends capturing memories on video at weddings. He then spends days, weeks and many hours marking those moments come to life again. With two young children and a wife with a busy schedule of her own, Jason and his family are finding a way to find balance a busy life and careers.

 

“Through all the experiences of this business, without a doubt my favorite part is spending time with my wife on wedding days,” said Jason.  “She is the love of my life, and being with her and capturing other couple's love together is what gives me the passion to do what we do.”

 

Ask his wife Nicole and she’ll tell you this is a perfect fit for Jason as he’s the emotional, sappy one in the relationship.

 

“I’m kinda a sappy guy,” said Jason. “Of the two of us, Jason is sappy,” said Nicole as they looked at each other and laughed during our recent interview.

 

Jason and Nicole are transplants to Sioux Falls. Jason is originally from Bismarck, ND and 

 Nicole is originally from northern Minnesota. They met in college and jobs brought them to Sioux Falls. Jason, a landscape architect by trade and Nicole a nurse. They have two boys, Finley is three and Emmett is one. When Jason mentioned he was a landscape architect, I wondered how he landed behind a camera capturing weddings on the weekends.

 

“I was in a friend’s wedding and a videographer did their wedding and I thought that was one of the coolest things I have ever seen,” said Jason. “I thought to myself ‘I could do that!’ and my friend said, ‘then do it!’”

 

And that’s exactly what he did.

 

“That following week, I went out and bought all the equipment and started shooting,” said Jason.

 

 Videography was always a passion of Jason’s. He used to shoot videos as a hobby growing up and throughout college. For Nicole, she’s learned to embrace her husband’s hobby and even spends her weekends helping him at weddings when she’s able. For the couple, the time they spend working together is time spent bonding in ways they never imagined.

 

“The talks on the car ride in the morning, the scarfing of lunches that she packs, the synchronous system we've created, standing by her as we watch the mother/son first dance knowing she'll be there someday, and the relaxing car ride home when she puts her feet up,” said Jason. “That…is my favorite part.” 

While Jason is known to wear his emotions on his sleeve, Nicole keeps everything else in check.

 

“He’s the sappy one,” Nicole said again. “I keep us organized!”

 

The organizational skills are a must for this busy family. Nicole is a mental health nurse, she’s a clinical instructor at Augustana, and she’s working on her master’s degree in nurse education. Not to mention those weekends when she’s helping behind the camera.

 

“If I’m not at the hospital, or helping shoot a wedding, I do a lot of the behind the scenes business work and email for Jason,” said Nicole. “And I’m a mom of course.”

 

With so many roles to play, how do they manage to stay on task?

 

“We keep a shared calendar,” said Nicole. “It syncs between our phones and email and we live by the calendar. We have everything on there. That is our life.”

 

 The calendar includes daily activities, weekend weddings and daycare for kids. For example if a wedding lands on a week day, Nicole will help if she’s not at another job, but she’ll have to head to pick up kids once daycare closes at the end of the day. Jason finishes out the job and catches up with his family later. While their lives on the calendar are busy and hectic at times, they know they’re making a difference in the lives of others and that helps keep them motivated.

 

“The biggest thing for me is the end product,” said Jason. “Knowing the difference it will make for that couple and family and how they can remember their wedding day forever.”

Knowing how important family is, he keeps up with his busy schedule knowing he’s following his passion. He also knows the reality of being a parent. While rewarding, it can also be tiring.

 

“Even if I had a half-day of being a dad, I was more tired when I got to work,” said Jason, “Now it’s nice to focus on our careers.”

 

Busy careers that come with a busy schedule and a lot of juggling, but the Jonas family has found a way to stay balanced, focused and dedicated to their careers, their business and their two little boys.




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  • Super Saturday's

    04/08/2017
    06:00PM — 08:00PM

    We are bringing back our Saturday night open gym! Every Saturday night from 6-8pm! Anyone ages 6-...


  • R is for Robot

    04/08/2017
    06:15PM — 07:15PM

    It's a robot party. Come join Chip, Sprocket, and all the other robots as we explore all thing ro...


  • Rodgers + Hammerstein's CINDERELLA

    04/08/2017
    07:30PM — 10:00PM

    Rodgers + Hammerstein’s CINDERELLA is the Tony Award®- winning Broadway musical from the creators...


  • Rodgers & Hammerstein's CINDERELLA

    04/08/2017
    07:30PM — 10:00PM

    Rodgers + Hammerstein's CINDERELLA Mary W. Sommervold Hall Rodgers + Hammerstein’s CINDERELLA i...


  • Archival Preservation Program

    04/09/2017
    02:00PM — 04:00PM

    Do you have important documents you would like to preserve? If so, the Old Courthouse Museum w...


  • Stained Glass Concert

    04/09/2017
    02:30PM — 04:30PM

    EVENT OVERVIEW: Join the SDSO for the sixth season of the Stained Glass Series. Experience the...


  • Little All Stars

    04/10/2017
    09:00AM — 09:50AM

    -Ages: Walking - 6 years -10 punches per card -Cards do not expire


  • Playgroup for Toddlers and Preschoolers

    04/10/2017
    10:00AM — 12:00PM

    Play Groups are specifically for kids and their caregivers. Gather your friends at our “house” to...


  • Sensory Friendly Art & Adventures

    04/10/2017
    10:00AM — 11:30AM

    In honor of April being Autism Awareness month, the Center for Disabilities and Museum of Visual ...


  • Latches

    04/10/2017
    06:30PM — 08:00PM

    Breastfeeding takes a village. Nourish your baby in a safe, comfortable place, surrounded by your...


  • The Ransom Church, located at 700 N. Main Ave in downtown Sioux Falls, is sponsoring an "After th...


  • Toddler Time

    04/11/2017
    09:30AM — 11:30AM

    If they can walk, they can jump! Toddler Time at Sky Zone is a special time just for the little o...


  • Storytime Tuesdays

    04/11/2017
    10:00AM — 10:30AM

    Bring your kids to a storytime every Tuesday at Child's Play Toys. It starts off with a few songs...


  • Into the Pit

    04/11/2017
    10:00AM — 11:00AM

    Into the Pit Quarry Tour arrives with another chance to go Into the Pit of a Concrete Materials q...


  • Lapsit

    04/11/2017
    10:30AM — 11:05AM

    Delight and stimulate your baby with songs, stories and playtime. Get to know other families and ...


  • Babywearing for Do-It-Yourself-ers

    04/11/2017
    06:30PM — 07:30PM

    Monthly on the second Tuesday


  • Join local musician Steve McFarland as he introduces the soothing sounds of the islands on th...


  • Art Journaling for Everyone

    04/11/2017
    07:00PM — 09:00PM

    Art journaling for EVERYONE! Admission: $15 No artistic skills required. Join Da Vinci, Van Gog...


  • 25th Annual Avera McKennan Trauma Symposium

    04/12/2017
    07:30AM — 04:00PM

    This symposium will highlight current evidence-based concepts and acute care management of the tr...


  • Little All Stars

    04/12/2017
    09:00AM — 09:50AM

    -Ages: Walking - 6 years -10 punches per card -Cards do not expire


  • Milk Monologues

    04/12/2017
    01:00PM — 02:00PM

    Join Shelly (CLC) or Sarah if you are the mom of a non-mobile nursing baby. One of them will be a...


  • American Family Insurance Easter Bunny

    04/12/2017
    03:00PM — 05:00PM

    We are so excited to announce that the EASTER BUNNY will be hopping into our office of Terra Koup...


  • Sensory Friendly Art & Adventures

    04/12/2017
    04:00PM — 05:30PM

    In honor of April being Autism Awareness month, the Center for Disabilities and Museum of Visual ...


  • Middle School Art Club

    04/12/2017
    04:30PM — 05:30PM

    Drop your middle schoolers off for art and crafts. FREE


  • Middle School Art Club

    04/12/2017
    04:30PM — 05:30PM

    Drop your middle schoolers off for art and crafts. FREE


  • Great Plains Zoo CubClass

    04/13/2017
    09:00AM — 09:45AM

    Come discover animal body parts! This parent and child class will include a variety of learning a...


  • Toddler Time

    04/13/2017
    09:30AM — 11:30AM

    If they can walk, they can jump! Toddler Time at Sky Zone is a special time just for the little o...


  • Childrens Easter Activities

    04/13/2017
    09:30AM — 03:30PM

    Join us as we celebrate Easter with a party! Storytime: 10am & 2pm Easter Egg Hunt: 9:30am-3pm ...


  • Little All Stars

    04/13/2017
    10:00AM — 10:50AM

    -Ages: Walking - 6 years -10 punches per card -Cards do not expire


  • Toddler Art Out of this World!

    04/13/2017
    10:15AM — 11:00AM

    Toddler Art: Nature Creations  - 4/6/2017, 4/13/2017 & 4/20/2017 After a long winter indoors, i...


  • Great Plains Zoo Bookworms Reading Program

    04/13/2017
    01:00PM — 02:00PM

    Bookworms Reading Program in the KELOLAND Education Center at the Great Plains Zoo. Join local c...


  • New Baby & Me

    04/13/2017
    01:30PM — 03:30PM

    This group for new moms and their babies meets weekly. Moms can join in open discussion on topics...


  • EmBe Tribute to Women

    04/13/2017
    05:00PM — 08:30PM

    Now in its 44th year, Tribute to Women recognizes the incredible contributions women bring to Sio...


  • Who's Owl! Youth Acrylic Painting

    04/13/2017
    06:30PM — 09:15PM

    "Who" is ready for some fun?! Get ready, because this class will be a "Hoot!" Customize your ador...


  • Who's Owl! Youth Acrylic Painting

    04/13/2017
    06:30PM — 09:15PM

    "Who" is ready for some fun?! Get ready, because this class will be a "Hoot!" Customize your ador...


  • Beginners Henna Art Design!

    04/13/2017
    06:30PM — 09:00PM

    Temporary henna stains are beautiful and can be deceptively simple to apply with a bit of practic...


 


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