J.P earned a BS in Business and Political Science from Northeastern University where he graduated with honors. Upon graduating, J.P. worked as a foreign relations liaison for a U.S.-based company training military academy students within the U.A.E. as pre-qualification to an in-country F-16 Air Force program. After moving to Washington DC in 1998 he started a career in the private sector around telecommunications and early-stage commercial Internet infrastructure deployments. With a newly ignited passion for emerging technologies, J.P. started an IP-based telco arbitrage business and shortly after an integration business that merged medical simulation training software and audio-visual capture technologies. This business scaled quickly reaching hundreds of clients within university hospitals and hospital networks, in addition to commercial, government and higher-education clients around the country. In 2008 he merged the business with a larger systems integration firm, which shortly after was sold to private equity.
As the President of 1839 Labs, J.P. brings over 22 years of expertise in IoT development strategies combined with advanced digital integrations and large-scale system deployments. 1839 Labs is currently building a world-class team of technology innovators, data experts and software architects focused on create engaging and intuitive experiences across diverse platforms in the sport entertainment and resort industry. We are keenly focused on the merging of digital and physical experiences, in addition to the importance of ESG targets and creating new revenue opportunities for all stakeholders.