John Bacon is a product manager currently with GigSalad, an entertainment marketplace based in Springfield, Missouri, and formerly with Ubisoft Red Storm, a games studio based in Cary, North Carolina. Aside from studio work, contributions include the community-oriented HTML5 Boilerplate. Two projects, codenamed Mixxy and fontfacebook, are launching in 2019.

He reads about all things at Medium and Hacker News, sometimes writes in 140 characters at Twitter, listens to all his music through Last.fm, and looks at the occasional question on Quora.

John currently lives in Wilmington, North Carolina, where he never actually goes to the beach.