He’s BC born and raised with a Vancouver postal code for the last 35 years.
John’s been involved with the start-up community since early 2009.
MANDARIN ORIENTAL: Extravagance is still in style in L'Eixample, the former neighborhood of Barcelona’s bourgeoisie that is now home to designer emporiums and upscale hotels, including this luxurious lodging with 98 airy rooms.
It was evident that if our team wanted to build a start up, grow past a regional market and compete on a world stage we would need access to a combination of mentors, capital and talent.
As bright-eyed eager founders so often do, we packed our bags and headed to the riches of Silicon Valley.