John is the founder of Slalom Element Laboratories and a Managing Director in the global strategy group at Slalom. He created Slalom Element Laboratories to provide an inspirational and innovative physical lab space to fulfill Slalom purpose of helping people and organizations Dream Bigger, Move Faster and Build Better Tomorrows for all. John is a futurist by trade and brings a wealth of experience in technology product & business strategy to clients he serves. His passion of bringing the future forward to people is expanding from the west coast (where he lives with his wife Melissa) to the east coast where he recently opened up Lab212 in Midtown Manhattan and around the world where he plans on bringing the Element laboratory experience to clients everywhere.
John is also the Owner and Co-Founder of Árvore De Luz – a startup corporation that is bringing a fresh perspective to organic citrus, exotic flowers and premium juice production. Prior to Slalom, John was the Vice President at Synchronoss Technologies where he was pivotal in bringing some of the biggest consumer mobility, telecommunications and entertainment products to market and transformed customer experiences in profound ways.