John co-founded Treez in 2016. Born Hai-Meng Yang, he began his entrepreneurial journey as a 12 year old inside his father’s computer shop – selling, building, and solving problems using technology. As a seasoned technology management expert, John is building software solutions that drive innovation and workflow automation throughout the cannabis industry.
Prior to Treez, John was a consultant at Slalom Consulting – ranked #3 in the world for business and technology consulting. Slalom’s services ranged from broad areas like program management, business process improvement, and software development, to specialized solutions like CRM, and Business Intelligence. Earlier in his career, John was a consultant with Accenture as an experienced information technology management professional analyzing, designing, consulting, deploying and managing software development applications for various sectors.
John earned his B.S. in Managerial Economics at U.C. Davis.