SparkCognition leverages data to make customers' teams more effective, and their machines more reliable, resilient, and secure. The company works with global enterprise organizations in critical industries and is committed to building AI technology to advance the most important interests of society.
Joining in a sales and marketing role as one of the first ten people at SparkCognition, John successfully built the company’s marketing and communications organization, contributing to SparkCognition’s 7500% YoY sales growth from 2015-2019, and a 250X increased valuation over that same time period. Now a recognized global AI leader, John oversees SparkCognition’s marketing and communications strategy, setting the vision and priorities for the team, and driving alignment with sales, customer success, and product.
Under John’s leadership, SparkCognition's in-house communications team has earned recognition from dozens of global technology and business awards such as CNBC’s Top 20 Disruptor of 2017, Wall Street Journal’s 2018 Top 25 Tech Companies to Watch (#9), CB Insights AI 100 list for three years in a row, SXSW’s Hottest Startup (2X), TechFlash Titans, Nokia’s Global Open Innovation Challenge, Venture Beat, Red Herring, and many more. John’s team has acquired earned media from hundreds of national and global outlets such as Inc., Fast Company, WSJ, Financial Times, Reuters, Axios, Forbes, Fortune, Gartner, as well as local and industry publications.