John has designed mobile apps, medical reports, and a daily newspaper (among other things). Before joining GV, he was a design lead at YouTube and an early employee of FeedBurner, which Google acquired in 2007. John has written about design and productivity for Wall Street Journal, Fast Company, Wired, and Time. He is the co-author of Sprint, which describes GV’s unique five-day process for solving big problems and testing new ideas. Originally from rural Wisconsin, John now lives in San Francisco with his wife.