is the owner and principal of J2 Communciations, which he
began after two decades of working with some of the world’s
most well-known entertainment brands, including Disney, Universal,
Sony, Fandango and Lucasfilm.
his career, John created and managed global PR initiatives
as diverse as the global launches of some of the biggest movies
in history; the TV premiere of an animated series; the expansion
of a global licensing business; and the introduction of the
most successful movie-ticketing company in the U.S.
has resulted in major coverage by such outlets as Vanity Fair,
TV Guide, USA Today, USA Weekend, Parade, Reuters, the Associated
Press, The Hollywood Reporter, Variety, The Wall Street Journal,
The New York Times, the Times of London, Yomiuri Shimbun,
Bild, Los Angeles Times, Empire, Total Film, Good Morning
America, GM.tv, G4, SciFi Wire, BBC, MTV, Fox News, Network
Ten, Late Night With Conan O’Brien and many more.
a graduate of the University of Southern California’s
Annenberg School for Communications, and of the University
of California at San Diego. Prior to his work in corporate
and entertainment publicity, he was a newspaper journalist
for Knight-Ridder, Capital Cities/ABC and United Press International.