John Jersin
entrepreneur, technology leader

John Jersin is responsible for the products at LinkedIn that help millions of people get jobs and help almost every top company hire, focusing on applying Artificial Intelligence and other innovations to deliver next generation enterprise software services. John serves as the Senior Director of Product Management for LinkedIn Talent Solutions, where he leads 5 major product lines that drive a multi-billion dollar revenue stream; the majority of LinkedIn’s business. He joined LinkedIn via the acquisition of Connectifier, where he was founder and CEO and built a company that pioneered the use of Artificial intelligence in hiring, ultimately worth nine figures.

Prior to Connectifier, John worked in Google’s Ads group as a product and engineering leader. Among other experiences, John founded Zintin, a company which built iPhone apps, including one of the 10 most popular apps in the first year of the iPhone app store. John also lead the engineering effort for the first releases of Websense Content Gateway at Websense, now that company’s flagship product. John’s education includes a BS in Computer Science and an MS in Computer Science from UC San Diego, and Stanford University respectively.

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Contact me at jjersin [at] gmail [dot] com