John is the Chief Technology Officer and co-founder at Katana, serving as the lead on all digital executions for Katana clients. He’s a veteran creative technologist with over ten (10) years of experience working in the digital advertising space where he has created innovative multi-channel technology solutions for brands such as WD-40, Bumble Bee Foods, Hay House Publishing, M&T Bank, Intel, and more.

He has a passion for using data and technology to enable and drive marketing endeavors. His full-picture approach and understanding of audience media consumption patterns help him to pinpoint strategies and tactics to exceed client-marketing goals. He was recognized in the Omniture Developer Challenge, Runner-Up “Best Application,” at the Omniture Summit. John’s interests lie in emerging web technologies, usability, content strategy, search engine optimization and web analytics.