John is a seasoned Product Manager, fascinated with all cutting-edge technology, AI, VR and Internet of Things. During his lucrative career, he contributed to ventures across the fields of Marketing & Advertising, International Affairs, IT & Services, including successful companies such as IBM and Google. After completing internships at the US House of Representatives and Citizen Diplomacy Council of San Diego, he began his professional career at Google where he first broke into Product. After being an Account Strategist he took up the role as a Product Marketing Consultant, where he led a team on a customer-facing engineering team to conduct a multiple large scale user experience studies. Today, John is a Senior Product Manager at Xperiel, leading the company’s efforts to build the AR Cloud and provide the tools needed to connect technologies like AR, VR, and IoT with existing infrastructure and offer experiential content through mobile devices. He earned a Bachelor of Arts in International Relations & Philosophy from the University of San Diego. Moreover, he completed a Study Abroad program, Semester At Sea, where he traveled around the world to 11 countries. On top of his academic and professional endeavors, John is also an avid volunteer; he took an initiative as a Campus Representative at the Deaf Dream, a Civil Rights and Social Action project.