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John Purtell

Entrepreneur • Advisor Reading, Pennsylvania Area, US

President, Perimeter Technologies. Previously President & CEO, Out-of-Sight Pet Containment. Penn State grad.

President, Perimeter Technologies. Previously President & CEO, Out-of-Sight Pet Containment. Penn State grad.

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Primary Skillsets

  • Marketing
  • Business Development
  • Operations
  • Growth
  • Fundraising
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Primary Cofounder Skillsets

  • • Marketing
  • • Business Development
  • • Operations
  • • Growth
  • • Fundraising

Involved In

Advisor

Cartrol Enterpriese, Inc.
Out Of Sight Pet Containment, LLC
Invisible Fence Company.

Positions

President Perimeter Technologies June 2001 - present
President & CEO Out-of-Sight Pet Containment June 1999 - June 2001
Consultant ScoreWell, Inc. June 1996 - June 1999
Chairman & CEO Cartrol Enterprises, Inc. February 1993 - June 1996
President & CEO Invisible Fence Company, Inc. March 1979 - February 1993
President Invisible Fence, Inc. 1976 - 1979

Education

Penn State University Administrative Management 1971 - 1974
United States Army 1966 - 1969
Harriton High School 1964 - 1966
Welsh Valley Jr. High 1961 - 1963
Waldron Academy 1952 - 1961

Interested In

Cofounder With
  • • Data Science
Markets of Interest
  • • Hardware
  • • Small Businesses
  • • Consumer Electronics
  • • Wearable Tech

You Should Know About Me

Key Strengths

Sales • Management • Entrepreneurship • Sales Management • Startups

Key Accomplishments

Not completed yet

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Troy Davis
We worked together  •  Co-Founder & CEO, Lampros Labs and Independent Contractor, Digissance Studios.
John has a proven track record of successful entrepreneurship, he's great to work with.
Adam Koehler
We worked together  •  Co Founder of dotloop, acquired by Zillow in August. Also, Reverse Out, Lampros Labs and Vanda, my current startup and HR platform.
John is already a great entrepreneur with successful businesses already under his belt. John knows business process and how to grow a busine ... ss. He is also an expert marketer and knows how to manage a promotion through various channels.
Michelle Kenton
We worked together  •  Internet Marketing Director, Perimeter Technologies. Previously Independent Consultant, Various small businesses.
John is a brilliant entrepreneur with a proven track record.
Steve Deiters
We worked together  •  Marketing Communications, Nehemiah Manufacturing Company and freelance, Marketing Consultant.
John is already an entrepreneur, he knows the ropes from concept, to raising funds, to going to market, to building a successful long-term b ... usinesses. He knows product development, sales and marketing.
Scott Soma
We worked together  •  Director, Engineering and Manufacturing, nth-Solutions LLC. Previously Consultant, Independence LED Lighting. Penn State grad.
Starting new ventures is what John does. John is a great entrepreneur and has been that way since the 1970's. He understands how to find q ... uality people and treats them respect. John was the finest leader I worked with.
Kevin Mitchell
They're my friends  •  Founder & Chairman, Business Travel Coalition. Previously Vice President, Cigna. Wharton grad.
John sees the possibilities in situations where other people cannot.

Kevin Mitchell
They're my friends  •  Founder & Chairman, Business Travel Coalition. Previously Vice President, Cigna. Wharton grad.
Kevin is an accomplished entrepreneur and business executive who thinks strategically and executes with tactical precision.