John Rampton

Entrepreneur. Connector. Online Influencer.

Hey, my name is John Rampton. I’m a serial entrepreneur. I love building amazing products and services that scale.


Best known as an Entrepreneur and Connector. John was recently named #3 on Top 50 Online Influencers in the World by Entrepreneur Magazine as well as a blogging expert by Forbes. Awarded Top 10 Most Influential PPC Experts in the World for the past 3 years. He currently advises several companies in the bay area. Read More

Latest Articles

Nate Blecharcyzk at Startup Grind

Airbnb’s Nate Blecharcyzk on Finding Synergy as a Founding Team

When roommates Nate Blecharcyzk, Brian Chesky, and Joe Gebbia were developing Airbnb, they didn’t always see eye to eye. While they had a bond, they had plenty of differences, especially surrounding their different worldviews. Blecharcyzk looked at things through the perspective of an engineer, while Chesky and Gebbia were designers. In order to maintain the …

John Rampton and Biz Stone

Biz Stone Discusses How the Right Connection Led to the Creation of Twitter

As every entrepreneur knows, sometimes the first idea that comes to you isn’t the one that sticks. For Twitter’s Biz Stone, the journey toward the popular micro-blogging site was a long, adventure-filled one. Stone recently spoke at Startup Grind in Silicon Valley and talked all about how connections take place and how important they are. Stone started …

Paul Graham advice

6 Strategies for Managing a Fast Growing Company

Paul Graham once said that, “A startup is a company designed to grow fast.” In fact, Graham goes on to say that “if you get growth, everything else tends to fall into place.” Of course, that sounds much easier said than done. If you’ve been part of a startup that has experienced rapid growth, then you’ll understand …

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Favorite Quotes

  • "John has not only always been a pleasure to work with, but he's also a master of connections and knows a lot of people in the industry."

    Zac Johnson, Founder of MoneyReign

  • "John Rampton is a visionary marketer that can see marketing trends before they happen."

    Clayton Christensen, Harvard

  • "When it comes to growing my business John is the most intelligent person that I know."

    Steve Hoffman, Founder Space

  • "Rampton is someone who truly knows online marketing one of the few people I turn to for advice."

    Derek Anderson, Startup Grind

  • "John is a genius when it comes to online marketing and getting our business found online."

    Lane Livingston,