Mr. John Richards is a Co-Founder and serves as Co-Managing Partner at BoomStartup. He serves as a Board Member at Circlefive. He was previously a Chairman of the Board of EnticeLabs. John was President of a publishing company in Seattle, Washington for several years and later had the experience of being part of a company that went from nothing to an initial public offering on the NASDAQ stock market. He is an Associate Professor at Brigham Young University in Provo, Utah, teaching graduate and undergraduate courses in entrepreneurship and venture finance in the Marriott School of Management and the School of Technology.