Meet John

John Drumgoole Jr. was born in Charlotte, NC. His father was an economics major and former corporate manager, his mother a retired educator and entrepreneur. He’s the second eldest of five children. His immediate and extended family provided an incredible foundation, to which he attributes much of his success.

“My journey has been somewhat like a desert-storm, supernova remix,”
says John. “My greatest source of wisdom and inspiration springs from the successes, mistakes and failures I’ve experienced along the way.”

Currently serving in the capacity of VP of Talent Acquisition for Strategic Growth in an awesome corporate culture, John uses his skillset to help grow his company’s market share, working with company executives and leaders across multiple-channels. He has at least 15 years combined leadership experience in sales, marketing and financial services.

In addition, John is an award-winning author and contributor to Forbes. “Writing has always been a passion of mine. For as long as I can remember, exploring impactful ways to use words has always been exciting for me. I’m thrilled to have the opportunity to do that now in a few remarkable spaces in the market.”

A fun family fact: “My paternal great-grandparents were Native American and once lived in teepees.” John is an avid runner and sports enthusiast. He’s a foodie, loves travel, music, connecting with cool people and giving back to the community.