Over his career, John has become an intuitive and adept problem solver. His background in several industries helps him identify critical leverage points to achieve various results, weighing the risks associated with each. His broad experience helps him investigate and promptly diagnose problems, and define solutions – even with limited information.
John spent his early career developing domestic and international oil and gas fields. After nearly a decade, he earned a master’s in business administration. He pursued several consulting opportunities, culminating with a role assessing the value of technology developed by a national laboratory. His interest in assessing product and market value led him to help build an international market research firm that provided strategic marketing support to organizations in medical imaging and information systems. Upon leaving that post, he joined a national executive search firm, where he identified and recruited talented leaders to address defined challenges.
John is currently a partner at New Energy Assets, LLC, which takes advantage of opportunities in the evolving renewable energy industry. The company provides investors with steady, low-risk cash flow from sustainable electricity generation. He is responsible for developing and executing operational strategies; with success measured in product line profitability, customer satisfaction and repeat sales. In this position, being able to define the best path without definitive information has helped take prompt advantage of opportunities.
Over his career, he has founded, invested and advised dozens of companies in a wide range of industries. He has served on the board of the Sacramento Entrepreneurship Academy and recently completed a two-year role as president.