John-Paul received his BBA from James Madison University in 2001 with degrees in Finance and Computer Information Systems(CIS). John-Paul began his career as a consultant at Accenture (formerly Anderson Consulting) in 2001.
In 2002, John-Paul purchased Fuji Restaurant, a struggling Japanese-Korean fusion establishment in Arlington, VA which he later sold at a profit in 2003.
John-Paul has been profiled by many publications since he founded Tavalon tea in 2005. Most recently, America.gov featured John-Paul in their gallery of successful start up entrepreneurs alongside Bill Gates, Michael Dell, Russell Simmons, & Mark Zuckerberg.
He also spent 5 years of his childhood living in Seoul, Korea and is fluent in both Korean and English. John-Paul currently resides in New York City but travels frequently to Seoul, Korea where he is in the process of expanding Tavalon tea.
I'll bet he wrote his own page, too.