Jeanne Amano

Founder and CEO

Jeanne is one of the founding members of the Zaszou Group. She started the IT consulting division in 2000 and with that success launched Zaszou Business Services. Her consulting experience ranges from project management, design, development and implementation of financial systems, business process improvement and strategic planning.

Prior to Zaszou, Jeanne was Vice President of Strategy and Planning for Sony Picture Entertainment’s (SPE) Information Systems, Vice President of SPE’s Corporate Systems, Manager of Applications Development at Walt Disney Imagineering (WDI) and CIO of the start-up National Notification Network. Her industry experiences ranges from entertainment, education and health care.

Jeanne graduated from Cleveland State University with a Master of Science in Applied Mathematics.


Chris Amano

Founder and CFO

As one of the founding partners, Chris has been instrumental in growing the two divisions of the Zaszou Group with his partner, Jeanne Amano. The Zaszou Group initially started with the IT consulting division in 2000 which serviced a wide range of clientele from major motion picture studios, Fortune 500 companies and entrepreneurial start-ups. Leveraging on the success of the IT consulting business the Zaszou Group branched out to Business Services.

Chris has extensive experience in finance, accounting and consulting. Prior to the Zaszou Group, Chris was CFO of the Davidson Group of Companies, Executive Director of Finance for Sony Pictures Entertainment, Sr. Manager at KPMG Peat Marwick and Sr. Consultant at Deloitte. His industry experience ranges from education, entertainment to healthcare.

Chris graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Finance and Accounting from California State University-Northridge.