John Hopper is President of Momentum Wellness, a global wellness marketing firm, part of the publicly held Interpublic Group (IPG). John brings 25 years of leadership and innovation to the PCM team.
He served as President/CEO of RealTime Media—the world’s first online promotions/relationship marketing company. At RealTime, he raised Series B and C capital, allowing the company to fill key management roles with high-level talent, build a new e-relationship marketing platform and pursue strategic acquisitions. The company became profitable without an acquisition and continues to operate and grow independently.
He founded two experiential marketing agencies—one focused on health and wellness—and currently sits on the board of Earthborn, a marketing agency that specializes in helping companies and brands express their commitment to the environment and health.
At Unilever and Procter & Gamble, John launched new products and managed billion-dollar brand portfolios.
He holds an Executive MBA from Oxford University and is a visiting professor at NYU’s Stern School of Business.
John’s extensive network of business contacts and his enthusiasm for exciting new ideas, products and services will help access a steady stream of investment prospects for the Fund. His hands on experience raising venture capital, guiding a start up, and developing marketing plans and sales forecasts provide valuable perspectives to help guide the evaluation of Fund opportunities and vet the strategic plans of portfolio companies.
John Hopper, Venture Partner