John Henry


💵 Partner, @HarlemCapital 
🎧 Podcast, @GimletMedia@WashingtonPost

At 18 John left college to pursue what became his first company, an on-demand laundry service. John quickly carved a niche out in Film and Television Production, handling wardrobe for clients such as Boardwalk Empire, Law & Order: SVU, Power and more. Within just two years of launching Mobile City, the company was successfully acquired.  Afterwards, John cofounded a non-profit incubator, Cofound Harlem, with a mission to incubate over 100 companies north of 96th street in New York City.


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John Henry hits the stage at Blavity's AfroTech 2016. Moderating a great panel discussion, Startup Survival, presented to you by eBay. -- SHORT BIO John Henry is a thoroughbred entrepreneur. John Henry left college to start his first company, an on-demand laundry service for Film and TV Productions, at 18.
Gary calls John Henry into VaynerMedia for a 15 minute jam session and intro meeting. -- BIO: John Henry is a Dominican-American serial entrepreneur, investor, and author based in Harlem, NYC. He started his first company at 18, successfully selling it just a few years later.