John SchnoebelenDirector of Innovation & Product Development
With more than 25 years' experience in starting businesses and inventing products, John is Sugar's entrepreneurial spirit. He is credited with co-founding a successful non-profit organization, establishing the first large-scale skateboarding camp in the Midwest, inventing a nationally acclaimed brand of painters' tape, and starting other businesses that have made the lives of others easier. A born innovator, John helps clients by identifying, developing, and designing profitable new products, services and strategies. He identifies with being a connector of people, a wearer of different hats, and an all-around useful dude. When he's not working, he can usually be found hiking or reading up on new business trends. He also loves hanging around the house with his wife, daughter, and three dogs.