Business Advice

John has advised a variety of Fortune 500 and other large companies, including General Electric, Starbucks, Visa, L’Oréal, Scotia Bank, Facebook, Guidant Technologies and Soitec. He has also worked as an advisor or founding investor with more than 50 start-up companies in a variety of fields, including beverages, internet marketing, software development, telecommunications, medical devices, religious and humanitarian organizations.

He consults with client companies on a range of matters, around the following themes: leadership development, corporate storytelling, team building and communication among team members, building or changing corporate cultures, and presentation skills.



  • "John’s advice brought focus to our entire company and the way we communicate our story."
    Eric Leroyer, Managing Director at Latitude MedSolutions and former top executive at Guidant Technologies
  • "John understands communication better than anyone I have ever met. He has made a remarkable impact in our company, on the way we tell the story of ourselves, our company and our brand."
    Eric Leroyer, former top executive at Guidant Technologies and former CEO of Endosense
  • "John’s methods will deliver deep and concrete results for leaders, managers and entrepreneurs. You will definitely be doing some soul-searching after an event with John."
    Stefan Stefaniak, Partner at Paianet and former Senior Manager at Newtone Associates
  • "John's unique way of consulting, and his innovative views on branding, leadership and storytelling, have helped me and my teams at several junctures in my career. I highly recommend John’s approach to any person or organization wishing to express who they are and what they stand for."
    Chris Combemale, Executive Director of the UK Direct Marketing Association