John serves as Vice President of Product Management for LinkedIn, where he leads several enterprise product lines that drive a multi-billion dollar revenue stream comprising the majority of LinkedIn’s business, as well as all of the jobseeking experiences on LinkedIn. He joined LinkedIn via the acquisition of Connectifier, where he was founder and CEO and built a company that pioneered the use of Artificial intelligence in hiring, ultimately worth nine figures.
John also is also an investor and advisor for dozens of tech startup companies through c3.ventures
, which provides early stage funding to top startup around the world.
Prior to Connectifier, John worked in Google’s Ads group as a product and engineering leader. Among other experiences, John founded Zintin, a company which built iPhone apps, including one of the 10 most popular apps in the first year of the iPhone app store. John also lead the engineering effort for the first releases of Websense Content Gateway at Websense, now that company’s flagship product. John’s education includes a BS in Computer Science and an MS in Computer Science from UC San Diego, and Stanford University respectively.
Contact me at jjersin [at] gmail [dot] com