Over 25 years of expertise in developing companies through critical start-up or turnaround situations while coordinating rapid-growth market expansions. A senior-level executive with extensive hands-on experience in business leadership, vision building, and market communications. John possesses great internal /external organizational communications skills with boards of directors, senior-level management, team associates, and community stakeholders. Expert experience as a visionary and planner in leading the overall company goals and strategic objectives;
Extensive capital and fund development experience resulting in $25 million of generated revenues: A master creator and initiator of goodwill by effectively communicating “value-added opportunities” that generate mutual investment buy-in for all community stakeholders
As an entrepreneur, John has led his company as a Masterpiece Award-winner in design and communication' Working with fortune 500 companies such as Blue Cross and Blue Shield, Penn National Gaming, Kansas Speedway, Susan G. Komen Foundation, and Toyota.
John Lewis, leads the "attention economy" consulting organizations to use narrative development innovations that grow brand loyalty, audience, and profit through his media production agency SP3AK EASY Studios.
Currently, serving as CEO of R3set, a B-Corp social enterprise company that creates tools & strategies for community and economic development. In 2020 he launched the TEAMR3SET.com, a community transformation platform focused on stories, education, events networking, and resources supporting community-focused inclusive innovation.
Boards and Committees
Community Advisory Board for Barrington Stage Company
Leadership Advisory Board, for EforAll
Berkshire Blueprint 2.0, Advisory Committee Member
Co-Founder, Berkshire Black Economic Council
CO-Founder, Blackshires Community Empowerment Foundation