Since 2000, John has been a partner in Highway One, LP., which owns The Rusty Rudder, The Bottle & Cork, Northbeach, and Jimmy’s Grille, as well as other resort oriented establishments in Sussex County.
Before joining Highway One, John owned one of the top advertising and media ﬁrms in the Baltimore/Washington region, Rand Interactive. He served as the agency’s CEO and Creative Director. Rand served a wide client base ranging from Fila and Nike to Geico and the Department of Defense. Under his ownership, the agency grew nationally while consistently being recognized with regional, national, and international advertising awards. In 2002, John sold the company to Change Technology Partners, Inc, a New York based media ﬁrm.
John is active in the local Delaware community serving on various Boards, most notably as President and one of the founders of Winter WonderFest, a Sussex County fundraising event serving the winter holidays. He is also involved in numerous local fundraising activities.
John is a founding investor in and Board member of Community Bank Delaware, and he is active on the bank’s many committees.