John brings over twenty years of well rounded entrepreneurial experience in Management Consulting, Coaching, Staffing, Human Resource Consulting, and Business Development. He is President and one of the principals of King & Bishop, as well as CEO of the Biomedical Search Consultants Division. Before John and Brendan joined together in 2004, John started his career as a national recruiter and then expanded to managing the New England Region for B&M Associates, a National Temporary Technical Staffing Firm. From there, he went on to start up a local Temporary Staffing Firm.
He was recruited to take his experience in staffing and business development to one of the larger international career and executive coaching companies. During his tenure, John was Vice President and responsible for career coaching, facilitation and new business development. He developed an appreciation and passion for assisting organization and individuals through the career transition process.
John employs a strong partnering style with clients who view him as the "make-it happen" resource. Given his creative and resourceful style, he is often able to succeed where previous resources have proven limiting. John is a frequent speaker at area Human Resource functions, Business Associations and Higher Education events. He received his Bachelors of Science degree in Business Administration and Finance from Boston University.
He is a long time Member of the Board of Directors with the Association of Employment Professionals. Their mission is to educate the human resources community on the value, competencies, practices and processes of the employment function. John is also an active member of Vistage. Vistage International provides access to new business perspectives, innovative strategies and actionable ideas to chief executives and business leaders.
John has the privilege of serving as Chairman of the Board of Directors for Special Olympics of Massachusetts. The missional of SOMA is to provide year-round sports training and athletic competition in a variety of well-coached Olympic-type sports for individuals with intellectual disabilities. John is also a Board of Advisor for Aviva Labs, a local Massachusetts manufacturer of Health Care Products. In addition, he serves in various youth sports coaching roles within his local community.