• iRunway
John Pickurel
Vice President – Business Development

As the Vice President for Business Development at iRunway, John works in close collaboration with leading law firms and corporations to help them unlock their returns from IP investments.

John has over 15 years of experience in building strong client relationships. His fascination for intellectual property and the continuous drive for innovation to bring science fiction to reality drives him to design and implement strategic business plans that help clients leverage their intellectual property investments. His strong business sense and expertise in the IP industry has helped expand the company’s service offerings.

Over the years John has worked with companies ranging from start-ups to Fortune 10 companies and law firms ranging from sole practitioners to large global firms. These experiences have helped him work with clients to identify the best solutions to solve a wide variety of business problems. During his most recent tenure in the IP industry, John worked with Murgitroyd where he helped grow the company’s revenue by $10 million a year.

John holds a Bachelor of Science from James Madison University.