John is a marketing professional with 8 years of experience in market research, brand strategy, and international marketing for advertising agencies, startups, and corporations.
His marketing and branding career began at the advertising agency Doner working in account management, strategy and market research. There he worked to plan and execute international market research for companies like Eli Lilly, Perkins, Best Buy and UPS Store. He then shifted to a planning and strategy role working for clients McCormick, Yamaha Motors, Ovation Brands and Walsh College.
After leaving Doner to complete his MBA, John joined UPS as an analyst in their international marketing department where he focused on the APAC market working to prioritize investment at a country level for the SME (small and medium-sized enterprise) sector.
John went on to join the tech startup BruVue – an inventory management technology platform for the restaurant and bar industry working to expand their presence in the southeast.
Since joining WANT in 2019, John has worked on projects for SoClean, Commvault, HPE, Dell, SAIC, SolarWinds, Southeastern Mills, Five Below, Housecall Pro, Uber and more.
John graduated from the University of Florida and holds an MBA from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.