John Gargasz

John’s disciplined business analysis helps the group to objectively evaluate each start-up they encounter. Earlier in his career, John focused on the growth of defense/federal high-tech businesses. After a successful exit in 2005, John has invested both financially and operationally in start-up companies, even joining the staff to provide hands-on, day to day guidance. He is active in the non-profit community as a member of the Entrepreneurs Fund of New Hampshire and Board Member of More Than Wheels.

John holds a degree in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Colorado at Boulder and completed the MIT Sloan School Greater Boston Executive Program.

What Interests Me

The hunt – whether it’s elk in Colorado, Turkeys in NH or closing the next deal; personalized genetic based medicine; continued disruption of legacy business models with mobile and internet; realizing truly efficient green tech solutions; practicing enough Yoga to hold my body together for more outdoor adventure.