John is the CEO of Manta, the largest online community for small businesses. Previously John was the Chief Commercial Officer at Switchfly, a cloud based e-commerce platform for the travel and loyalty industries., where he was responsible for sales, business development, and partner relations. Prior to Switchfly, John was VP of Marketing and Business Development for Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc., where he oversaw global web strategy, online marketing, and web partnerships for all Starwood brands. Earlier in his career, John was a member of the launch team at Hotwire (acquired by IAC/Expedia) and held management consulting roles with Accenture and Cambridge Technology Partners. John received a bachelor’s degree in finance from Boston College. He spends his weekends skiing the White Mountains of NH with his two daughters and fits in a trip to CO whenever possible. John's favorite family resort is Steamboat.