First and foremost, John is a thinker.
He has been involved in the development of brand personalities, advertising campaigns and marketing strategies for numerous Fortune 500 companies. John has established a well-entrenched reputation as a vocal advocate for the creative process and has made a career on the “science of advertising,” a process where strategy and creativity work together for superior marketing. He has also been recognized for his ability to translate difficult medical and scientific concepts into material that can be more easily communicated to patients, clinicians and scientists. He is also a popular lecturer on a wide variety of topics--always presented in a unique and stimulating way. He has spoken at the Fashion Institute of Technology, St. John's University, Fairleigh Dickinson, The New York Society for Ethical Culture and Harvard University as well as many corporate and sales venues. Additionally, John has distinguished himself as a scientific thinker. Earlier in his career, John was a research associate at Harvard Medical School and has co-authored several papers with global thought-leaders in the field of cardiovascular physiology. He has also been very active in a wide variety of community service activities including the municipal planning board, redevelopment committee, fire department and first aid squad.
John lives in Mendham, NJ, with his wife Amy and their two daughters Annabel and Kate. Currently, he is the Chief Creative Officer for Ogilvy CommonHealth Worldwide, the world’s largest healthcare communications company. It’s a safe bet that John is currently thinking about aspects of consciousness as related to the mystical experience and cognition. He is also developing a contemporary think tank that encourages and celebrates the vital role of scientific thought in society. His blog is entitled THINKOLOGY and can be found at his Web site.