In 1998, after writing for three national newspapers, managing clients for one of the largest PR firms in the world, and directing the launch of several new products for a global pharmaceutical company, John founded Ruane Communications to provide clients with skilled and experienced public relations service at fair rates. John takes the lead with each client and is supported by the professionals he assigns to support him on each project. Over 20 years, he has developed winning strategies and implemented award-winning programs for several global pharmaceutical companies and other health care organizations, as well as dozens of businesses in other industries. His journalism, writing and theater background combined with his corporate and agency experience has been essential in the success gained for clients. In 2010, he expanded his firm's capabilities for the growing number of new media platforms.