John Diorio



Before joining Stripes, John worked at the NYC venture development firm, Prehype. He began his career in a Sales and Customer Experience role at Casper.

In college, John co-founded Van Wickle Ventures, a student-run venture fund that invests across all stages in Brown and RISD affiliated companies. He was also an investor at Contrary Capital, a university focused fund.


After growing up in small-town Connecticut, John is excited to be in New York City. He is an avid pick-up basketball player and a loyal Orlando Magic fan. John also enjoys listening to Gimlet podcasts and is trying to become a passable cook.


Computer Science, Brown University