Managing Director of Network Blue, John has been advising founder-led businesses on various forms of business transactions, including divestitures, since 2004. A passion for education and mentorship, John is an Adjunct Lecturer at Babson College F.W. Olin Graduate School of Business, John teaches Mergers & Acquisitions for Entrepreneurs and Buying A Small Business. Among several other programs, John has led or participated in several Babson Executive Education Programs, including:
- Faculty Lead for The Entrepreneurship Bootcamp: Deep Dive for New Ventures
- Putnam Entrepreneurial Leadership Program
- Santander Bank Small Business Programs
- Babson Build Entrepreneurship Program for universities throughout the world
A seasoned attorney, John practiced law from 1991-2003 in Boston as an associate and then a partner. He later founded Acceleration Law Group specializing in M&A transactions. From 2003 to January 2005, John served as Vice President of Rehab Medical, Inc. He is a member of Boston Harbor Angels and an active angel investor and has invested and taken advisory or board roles in many companies.
John is a graduate of Bucknell University and Boston College Law School.