John is currently a Partner at IA Ventures. Previously, John was a partner at US Venture Partners (USVP) and has been associated with over $7B in exits including: Admob (acquired by Google), Quattro Wireless (acquired by Apple), BlueKai (acquired by Oracle), Neven Vision (acquired by Google), Millennial Media (IPO 2012); Savings.com (acquired by Cox), JumpTap (acquired by millennial Media), GoPro (2014 IPO), MedioSystems (acquired by Nokia) Zefr, PlaceIQ, Quantifind, Swoop, FreeMonee, SessionM, Wedge Buster, GumGum, Whisper and Tubular Labs.
Prior to USVP, John was the founder and CEO of Brand in Hand where he and his team advised on or executed initiatives for major brand marketers like P&G, Coke, American Express, General Mills, Lions Gate Studios and Best Buy. John has been awarded Brand Week’s "Marketers of the Next Generation," and Advertising Age has acknowledged John as one of its distinguished 40 Under 40 executives. John frequently keynotes and participates in industry leading events. He holds a J.D. from the New York University School of Law.