I help people and organizations live better, work better, and tell singularly compelling stories.
John Gorman is an Austin-based essayist, speaker and storyteller on life, liberty and the battle for happiness. He’s a Top-100 writer on Medium, a solopreneur brand consultant, and a political campaign copywriter for progressives.
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Jan 2021 - Present
Sep 2019 - Present
Chief Storytelling Officer
Branding, consulting, copywriting, journalism and political messaging for clients around the world. Words at: AIA, Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (NY), AnyContext, Aramark, AROYA, Astronomic Group, BoardSeatMeet, Bryte, Business Insider, Caliper.CBD, CBC, CSpence Group, Cuepoint, Deborah Navarro, Dell Technologies, Duolingo, Elephant Journal, Elysium Marketing Group, Future Generations PAC, Green New Deal, Good Men Project, Good Politics, Green New Deal, Helm.ai, HuffPo, Jasmine Crockett (TX), Julie Oliver (TX), Kina Collins (IL), Lights for Liberty, Mainspring Schools, Medium, Melanie D'Arrigo (NY), METER Group, OPO, Pure Watercraft, Scary Mommy, Stillwater Brands, Sports Illustrated, Terri Broussard Williams, Texas Guadaloop, Thought Catalog, Tony Roni's, Valkyrie AI, Vituity Inflect Health, William Sanchez (FL).
Jul 2014 - Present
Top-50 Medium writer in the world. - 55,000+ followers // 200,000+ monthly readers // #1 post of 2018 // #1 post of 2019
Sep 2012 - Sep 2019
Senior Brand Copywriter
Award-winning copywriter behind Dell Technologies' in-house brand creative agency. Work appeared in: Advertorial, Brand Messaging, Broadcast, Case Studies, Customer Stories, Digital OA, Events, OEM, OOH, Podcasting, Print, Recruiting, Social Media, Strategy, Website.
2002 - 2004
University at Buffalo
2000 - 2002
Concentration: Broadcast Journalism