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Hello!

I’m John. I love startups, books, and otters. I’ve been working in the startup ecosystem for 30 years. I started as a software engineer, designed some products, and founded some companies. I’m now seeking boards to join, startups to advise, and founders to coach.

Services

Startup Advisor
Founder Coach
Fractional CTO
Technical Due Diligence

Affiliations

🔗 StartX - Mentoring Entrepreneurs

🔗 holonic - Recruiting Engineers

🔗 Pathwise - Leadership Development

Portfolio

Profile

🔗 LinkedIn

🔗 Resume (overly short)

🔗 CV (overly long)

Contact

✉️ john@johnmerrells.com

✉️ megan@johnmerrells.com (EA)

☎️ 415-244-5808

Location

🌎 Pompano Beach, FL, USA, (2022-now)

🌎 Menlo Park, CA, USA (1997-2021)

Otters