Business Development Manager, Katadyn Group USA
John Wright is 27 year veteran of the Outdoor Industry where he has worked to provide gear solutions for Backpackers, Emergency Responders, DOD, Disaster Response, and Humanitarian Programs.
Focusing for 10 years on water purity solutions, he currently works for the Katadyn Group where he builds partnerships and technology solutions to enhance disaster readiness and humanitarian development programs.
Starting from being a backcountry hiker and paddler he has leveraged those kills into a lifelong career of improving and selling gear for users in the best and worst outdoor conditions. He as a disaster responder himself having worked with partner organizations to provide post-disaster drinking water solutions.