Chief Operating Officer
Atlanta & Los Angeles
Prior to joining Salt Model & Talent, John was the COO for various companies in the Event Staffing (CMT Agency), Software (Senegal Software), and Health Insurance (CORE Benefit Solutions) industries, and has more than 20 years of senior level operations experience with start-ups, non-profits and consulting firms. John spent many years working with TRUSTe, the leading online privacy solutions provider, as the Director of Operations & Compliance. John also served as the Director of Consulting Services for Vintara, the leading provider of web-based process management systems and services. John began his career while still attending Georgia State University before spending a decade, in various leadership roles both in the US and Europe, with Merrill Corporation, one of the world’s largest financial printing companies.
Outside of the office John is active in the art community. He owns an art gallery in Atlanta and is the founder of Jack Arthur, a social network platform for the art world. In addition to a passion for art, John is involved with his church, and has volunteered for Habitat for Humanity for a number of years. John is a native of Boston, and after living in London and San Francisco, moved to Atlanta in 2006, with his wife Lisa, and their son, Jack.