Mr. Phillips joined AusculSciences in 2017, bringing over 15 years’ experience in Product Management, Marketing, and Engineering experience working with technology companies servicing a variety of business-to-business markets.
Prior to joining AusculSciences, John was Senior Manager, Product Management at Pleora Technologies, responsible for overseeing the company’s product portfolio of IP, software libraries, licensable designs, and hardware offerings. In this role, he worked closely with Fortune 500 companies operating in the defense and medical imaging markets. During his tenure at Pleora, he radically modernized the company’s product development processes, making them more deterministic, with positive outcomes for customers and for the business. At Pleora, John also served as head of marketing, and was a frequent speaker at computer vision technical conferences.
Before Pleora, John held multiple positions at March Networks, in roles as diverse as software development, sales engineering, and product management. At March Networks, John played a significant role in helping the company grow from $1M to $100M in revenues over 9 years, and in integrating the two companies acquired by March Networks during that period. During his time at March Networks, he worked closely with multinational retailers and financial institutions on optimizing their networked video and data-based loss prevention technologies. In 2004, he was recognized by Microsoft as a technology expert by awarding him with an MVP designation for its Platform SDK.
John holds a Bachelor of Science (Computer Science) degree from the University of Ottawa, is Pragmatic Marketing certified, and earned certificates from the Sloan School of Management at MIT.