John Arensmeyer has used his long experience as a business owner to build Small Business Majority into a nationally recognized organization focused on ensuring small businesses� success as a central component of our economy. Under his direction, Small Business Majority has become a leading advocate for critical public policy issues facing America�s entrepreneurs�particularly access to capital, healthcare, clean energy, taxes and numerous workforce issues. He�s also steered the organization towards providing information, education and resources to small businesses and the growing freelance economy. The organization has 14 offices in 12 states across the country, and a growing network of more than 40,000 small business owners.John was the founder and CEO of ACI Interactive, an award-winning international e-commerce company. Earlier, John was the chief operating officer of a pioneering multimedia business and a practicing attorney.John is a frequent speaker on small business policy issues and a regular guest on TV and radio, including�MSNBC's Your Business,�PBS NewsHour,�Fox News and�Bloomberg TV. He testifies regularly before congressional committees, and often briefs White House officials and congressional leadership on small business policy issues.John received his J.D from the Rutgers School of Law, where he was Associate Editor of the law review, and his B.A from the University of Pennsylvania.
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