John is versatile broadcast and digital media veteran who has garnered numerous awards as a journalist, producer and digital product leader.
His varied media career includes stints at large broadcast networks including CBS and CNN, publishing giants such as Time Inc. and The Christian Science Monitor, and two Internet start-ups. Along the way, John has worked as producer-journalist covering Medicine & Health, Space & Technology as well as Politics and Business.
John was most recently VP of Product Management at CNN Digital in Atlanta, where he led a global team in the development and launch of news products for CNN’s industry-leading digital properties. That includes CNN’s domestic and international websites, mobile products and applications for next-generation platforms such as Google Glass, Samsung Gear and Apple TV. Prior to joining CNN, John was Director of Interactive and On Demand Television Product Development at The Weather Channel.
John is the winner of multiple national awards for his work in broadcast and digital media, including a Peabody and BAFTA honors for directing a production of a Cold War documentary companion website for CNN. A UNC-Chapel Hill grad, John resides with his family in Atlanta.