John PereiraBoard of Advisors
John has spent the last 15 years working with some of the biggest companies in the Internet and Retail industry. For three years he was Chief Operating Officer at Experticity.com (aka 3point5 and Promotive), helping hundreds of Retail Brands connect with millions of influencers and advocates. Prior to Experticity John spent seven years at Ancestry.com in a variety of different Executive roles focused on improving it’s service to it’s millions of paying subscribers. These efforts eventually led to him launching Ancestry’s DNA service, which grew to the largest direct to consumer genomics business in the world. Before joining Ancestry John spent four years at Amazon.com as part of the Ops Integration Group where he led the implementation of Amazon’s External Fulfillment Partners as well as running all operations for Amazon.ca. His previous work included seven years in the United States Navy as a Surface Warfare Officer where he received numerous accolades as part of Operations Desert Shield and Vigilant Warrior.
John holds a Bachelor’s degree in Mathematics from the U.S. Naval Academy (Annapolis) and a MBA in business strategy and ecommerce from Carnegie Mellon’s Tepper school of business.