John started in improv with Louis Anthony Russo in Arizona and then joined Essential Theatre Playback Company. Returning to his native Brighton in 2001 he founded the Maydays. John works with a diverse range of clients including Microsoft, Deloitte, T-Mobile, Rio Tinto, Airbus, Lloyds TSB, HTC, ADT and Vistage. He is the author of “Reading People” and “Improv” John is a Fellow of the Professional Speaking Association and was voted Speaker of the Decade by the Academy for Chief Executives. He also does a fair bit of fly fishing.