Founder and CEO of The Lab John has spent the last decade working as a senior executive building SAAS solutions in startup environments. Working in startups John has built engineering organizations, learned sales and marketing, run customer service teams, and built and executed strategies for social media thought leadership. John is also a prolific blogger, a frequent speaker on government 2.0 and social business strategies, and has grown strong, thriving communities on Twitter (18,000+), Empire Avenue (500+), and Facebook (100+). His experience in this area is regularly used to help organizations and individuals to achieve their goals while building a loyal and engaged following. Prior to founding The Lab, John has held the following strategic leadership roles: •CTO, SVP of Engineering, Chief Social Ecosystem Strategist at Swimfish, Inc. •Chief Technology Officer and VP Engineering at Sonicbids, Inc. •Director of Engineering at Brainshark,Inc. John’s other positions: •Strategic Advisor to Silberberg Innovationssee more