John Espey is no stranger to starting a company. He has done it multiple times with his latest creation being Defiance Ventures. John shares his take on the important connection between brand and culture as well as what fuels his entrepreneurial mindset.

John has played a key role in getting three businesses off the ground. These include Levvel, Nexgrid and Defiance. He is also well versed in investing in, growing, and buying companies.

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