John Dex

Seattle, Washington, US

VP Product Management at MPIRICA Health Analytics
John's Skills
Product Management
Business Development
Design
Marketing
Sales
Finance
Operations
Technical
Management
User Experience
Strategy
Background

Startup Experience

Founded 2+ startups

Age Group

36-55

About John

Experienced Product Leader and Entrepreneur.

CURRENT:
VP Product Management at MPIRICA, an early stage mobile health analytics startup scoring surgeons and hospitals on the basis of patient outcomes data.

PREVIOUS:
- Pre-IPO eBay product manager; built and launched eBayMotors--which has grown into a multi-billion dollar business;
- Authorize.Net. Director of product management for $80 million revenue business growing 20% per year Company sold to CyberSource for $585 million.
- Product management consultant with Seattle startups.
- Founded charitable giving startup Kindshares, Inc., and outdoor adventure travel mobile app startup RallyTo LLC

Work Experience

Vice President Product Management

MPIRICA Health Analytics

April 2016 - April 2018

Startup Advisor and Investor

Independent Professional

April 2018 - Today

Advising startups in business model creation and early stage customer validation. Certified lean startup coach applying frameworks to rapidly iterate towards a sustainable high growth business model. Focus on applications of software technologies to solve real-world problems. Active CoMotion and GIX startup mentor. Angel investor.

CEO Founder and Head of Product

RallyTo

October 2012 - April 2016

Bootstrapped mobile app startup. Developed and grew two revenue generating mobile apps focusing on location based services in the consumer adventure travel market and select B2B verticals. GroupGPS and Maps N Trax. Exited business by selling apps to other app publishers.

CEO Founder and Head of Product

Kindshares

January 2009 - September 2012

Developed and incubated product to streamline the process of donating appreciated stock to charity, a valuable tax-saving mechanism for philanthropy. Founder Institute entrepreneur.

Education

Amos Tuck School of Business, Dartmouth College

MBA

1992 - 1994

Duke University

AB

1984 - 1988

Certification

Agile SCRUM Product Owner

Solutions IQ

Accelerator/Incubator

Founder's Institute