As the Executive Creative Director of WebMD Health Services, John’s work is guided by purpose, passion, simplicity, beauty, innovation and surprise. He is responsible for crafting online experiences that change behavior and ultimately improve lives. John oversees all aspects of design across digital and traditional mediums within the organization.
With over thirteen years experience in interactive and experience design, John has built and led high performing design teams as the Director, Experience Design at Waggener Edstrom and Experience Director at Ascentium. Through smart design that empowered their audience and strengthened their brand, he has designed compelling work for clients such as BMW, Microsoft, US Airforce, T-Mobile, Subaru, Amazon, Motorola, GE, Disney, Honda, and Intel.
John founded FiveEdge Media in 2003, a Portland/Seattle based Experience Design agency that conceived, prototyped and designed innovative, visually compelling application and experience designs with great attention to detail for over 28 clients which led to a successful acquisition in 2008.
John is deeply passionate about creating authentic experiences that are truly meaningful. Experiences that are rooted in elegant design and built with innovative technology. Experiences that create lasting relationships and shape the future.