John built his career in software development and engineering management in the computer and networking security industries. His work is the foundation behind leading ATM switching, web acceleration, and Wi-Fi products. John has a reputation for growing start-ups into publicly traded companies.
Before co-founding Panzura, John was a member of the founding software team at Aruba Networks, where he served as Director of Engineering.
Prior to Aruba Networks, John was a lead software architect and engineer at Alteon WebSystems, playing an instrumental role in the creation of the load-balancing market.
At FORE Systems, John was a software engineer before the company began trading publicly in 1994.
John completed his master’s degree in computer science at the University of Virginia.