John C.

  • Joined February 2015

Experience building grassroots movements with a diverse community of stakeholders ranging from startup founders to community servants.

  • New York, NY, United States
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John C.
New York, NY, United States



Founder of DUMBO Startup Lab, a coworking community with over 120 members in Brooklyn. Previously leveraged large networks of volunteers to strengthen communities around New York City as Volunteer Programs Manager at United Way of New York City.


Not seeking work


  • Available during business hours, evenings, and weekends


What I read

Anything by Seth Godin - books, online, his podcast, I love it all.
Offline: non-fiction books (particularly business and personal growth), Surfer's Journal.
Online: GrowthHackers, ProductHunt, Deadspin.

Side projects

Launched S.S. Brooklyn, a Made in NYC surf brand, on Kickstarter in 2013.