John has been starting and leading companies for 30 years and has authored multiple US technology patents. He has had an email address since 1983. John’s previous companies include CyberSource (CYBS) and Beyond.com (formerly BYND) where he was co-founder and EVP/CTO, and Specialix PLC where he was co-founder and technical director. John is the Chairman of the Board of the CloudView Foundation and an investor in a number of startups. John’s photography has appeared in the Washington Post, Vanity Fair, LA and Philadelphia Weekly and numerous magazines.